On Monday, I suggested you try the fried ribs at Bigg Daddy's Fried Ribs (2812 North Grand Boulevard; 314-531-7427).
Today, I bring news that you might have to wait quite a while to try them. The restaurant is closed at least temporarily and shows all the signs of being closed for good.
Bigg Daddy's was open as recently as last Thursday, when I ate there. When I returned this week to try something else from the menu, I found the restaurant closed, with a handwritten sign on the front door stating that it was closed due to a death in the family. A follow-up visit today revealed a For Rent sign in the window. The phone has also been disconnected.
Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club
Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.
Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.
Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.