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Chicago Rib Shack - Clapham
Arch 642 4 Voltaire RDLondonSW4 6DH
My friend and I ate here Sunday night - the first strange experience we encountered was walking into a pretty empty (only one table full) restaurant and being told to wait a moment as we didn't have a reservation. Finally we were sat a table for four and no one arrived the entire time we were there - so no need for the pretense of a fully booked restaurant.
We ordered the sharing platter of...more
Ambiance: 5 stars! Tucked away in a bridge under the train tracks in an amazing curved, dark, brick building. Love the simple decorations and how they've highlighted the brick. There are a handful of big cosy booths along the wall, regular tables in the middle and some seats at the bar and along the windows.
Service: 2 stars. Let's just say everyone seemed very confused. It was around...more
This restaurant is in a great location and the decor looks great. The menu all sounded amazing and as it had an American diner vibe, my hopes were pretty high.
I had the baby back ribs and they were quite dry. They were slightly overcooked and didn't have enough sauce. The chips were distinctly average and kind of chewy.
There were no problems with the service, but unwashed disappointed with...more
I always get very excited to hear about new American restaurants popping up. When I heard about the grand opening of this place on Yelp, figured I should make my way over there soon and try it.
It has a cool funky retro look - smallish but the restaurant was never too busy at a given point. Lotsa funky things to look at... like the stuffed pig machine. As I wait for my friend, I order a...more
I took the kids there for opening night and it was busy!!!
I completely forgot it was under the rail line so was convinced i could hear thunder coming lol.
Right lets get down to business, the place is small but airy. Lots of booths and a long bar table in the middle and a few stools by the window.
A good selection of beverages but no milkshakes the day we went as i was dying to try their...more