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Naples Rib Company Supports Food Finders during Hunger Action Month
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LONG BEACH, CA - Family-owned and operated Naples Rib Company, a community-focused barbeque and catering restaurant is proud to support Food Finders during September's Hunger Action Month. Throughout the month of September, a portion of the sales from certain items will be donated directly to Food Finders. In addition, guests are invited to bring in canned food that will also be donated to the food bank. The program runs September 1-30th.


Newport Rib Company Supports Second Harvest Food Bank during Hunger Action Month
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COSTA MESA, CA - Family-owned and operated Newport Rib Company, a community-focused barbeque and catering restaurant is proud to support Second Harvest Food Bank during September's Hunger Action Month. Throughout the month of September, a portion of the sales from certain items will be donated directly to Second Harvest Food Bank. In addition, guests are invited to bring in canned food that will also be donated to the food bank. The program runs September 1-30th.


Rib Company BBQ Challenge 2016 - Feb. 24 - UCI 90, LBSU 67

Last time the two universities battled, the losing brother had to take a dive in Rib Co signature sauce, this time, the winning brother shared their victory with their 'Eater supporters. Follow us on social media and YOU may be the winner!

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Naples Rib is Creating Unique Dining Experiences At Weddings
Naples Rib Company's Brisketini
From Long Beach Business Journal - February 1, 2016 - Samantha Mehlinger, Senior Writer
Naples Rib Company, a Long Beach restaurant that caters wedding receptions at several local venues, has a particularly popular, out-of-the-box mini-appetizer. "We have this thing called a brisketini. What we do is we take a plastic martini glass and we put barbecued beans at the bottom, then we put garlic mashed potatoes, and then we add chopped beef brisket on top, then drizzle it with barbecue sauce," Dave Ursini, owner of the restaurant, said. "It's like a mini barbecue martini." Read More




Naples Rib Company Featured in the Long Beach Gazette (January 7, 2016):

ARTICLE: Naples Rib Company Caters To Long Beach

While Naples Rib Company is about the food, it's also about some numbers:

2200: The number of takeout meals sold on Dec. 24.

75: The number of catering jobs done in the 10 days leading up to Christmas.

That's more than seven every day.

What's behind this long-time fixture on the Long Beach dining scene? Read more...


Listen to Peter Dills' Interview with John Ursini of Newport Rib Company (Oct 4, 2015)



Naples Rib Company featured in "16 Best Things To Do in Long Beach" - VacationIdea - Dream Vacation Magazine

Meet the Ursinis - A 52 year Love Affair!
From The Spyglass View - Neighborhood News - February 2015 - By Maryhelen Richey - Photograph by Tony Florez
Fran and Karen Ursini Our family spotlight this month is illuminating Fran and Karen Ursini, fifteen-year residents of Spyglass Hill. Their story began when they met at their church youth group in Chicago when they were both just fourteen. They soon began dating and attended high school together, as football player and cheerleader. Karen is proud to say that she still has the little gold football on a chain that Fran gave to her at that time. Apparently their life together was meant to last as they recently celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary surrounded by their three children Dave, John, and Laura, their spouses, and their eight grandchildren. The Ursinis are presently the owners of the Newport Rib Company in Costa Mesa and Naples Rib Company in Long Beach, but their restaurant ties to this area began back in the mid sixties... Read More


Naples Rib Company piles barbecue high in Long Beach - Press-Telegram 02/04/15

THOSE WHO GIVE: Local Businesses Help Community Causes


OpenTable Restaurant Reviews Reveal Naples Rib Company Among Top 30 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America
Showcasing regional styles and techniques, including dry rubs and wet brines, the winning eateries use a balance of nuanced spices and smoke to bring forth complex flavors in their barbecue dishes. The complete list includes notable restaurants in 12 states... Read More




News Coverage for 30 Days of Charity:


Commentary: Are you called to love your city? - Daily Pilot - Dec 27, 2013
The DP 103: Our list of 2013's newsmakers - Daily Pilot - Dec 26, 2013
Newport Rib Co. celebrates anniversary with charity drive - Daily Pilot - Dec 6, 2013
Newport Rib Company Celebrates 30 Days of Charity - Newport Beach Independent - Nov 11, 2013
Restaurants Mark 30th Anniversary by Donating to 30 Charities for 30 Days - San Pedro Beacon - Oct 31, 2013
THOSE WHO GIVE: Rib Company Gives Back In Big Way - Gazettes.com - Oct 30, 2013
Newport Rib Co. plans '30 Days of Charity' - Daily Pilot - Oct 30, 2013
Naples Rib Company Celebrates 30th Anniversary By Giving Back - Long Beach Business Journal - Oct 22, 2013
Tom Johnson: A meaty fundraiser for local nonprofits - Orange County Register - Oct 16, 2013
Naples Rib Company donates to 30 charities during November - Seal Beach News - Oct 15, 2013

Press Releases for 30 Days of Charity:
Last Days of Naples Rib Company Month-Long Fundraiser Primed to Donate Over $40,000 to Charity
Last Days of Newport Rib Company Month-Long Fundraiser Primed to Donate Over $40,000 to Charity
Naples Rib Company Begins its 30 Days of Charity Anniversary Celebration
Newport Rib Company Begins its 30 Days of Charity Anniversary Celebration
Release #2 - Charity Partner Announcement: Naples Rib Company
Release #2 - Charity Partner Announcement: Newport Rib Company
Release #2 - Charity Partner Announcement: Naples and Newport Rib Company
Release #1 - Announcement: Naples Rib Company
Release #1 - Announcement: Newport Rib Company
Release #1 - Announcement: Naples and Newport Rib Company

The Restaurant Guy's Review of the Week: Naples Rib Company


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