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Rubbies Barbeque & Brew

6905 Southside Dr, Louisville, KY 40214-3721
502-367-0007
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Louisville, Kentucky
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220 reviews 220 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We often eat lunch at Rubbie's because the food is good and it's very cheap. Some of my favorites are the wings, the burgers, and the fries.

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Detroit, Michigan
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37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stopped here on a Friday afternoon after getting off a plane from Detroit. The lunchtime crowd was lively. My husband had the brisket and said it was delicious. I decided to try something new and ordered the Kentucky Hot Brown, their specialty. I did not like this entrée at all. That said, it does not mean the food is... More 

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Louisville
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50 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I reviewed this place quite a while ago and I really didn't like it, I thought it was dirty, the service was poor and the for was so so. This time I went with a friend that talked me in to going back, he said it had changed. Boy did it, while the atmosphere is dated the coast beef dinner... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I really don't understand all of the good reviews from Rubbies. I ate there once years ago and remember not being happy with the BBQ pork sandwhich. This was a place my husband always wanted to try and so I regretfully ate there again. The special for the day was chicken fried steak so I had that with mashed potatoes... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Wednesday is the meatloaf special day! Almost as good as Moms! Good price too. This place is a hidden gem in the Louisville area.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My running buddies like to go there once a week after our workout. Jessica is our server and she's wonderful. Love that every day that have a different special. Food is always good.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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199 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

It's been a long time since I'd eaten at Rubbies until this week. We had a quick business lunch and it was very good. I had an old fashioned double decker cheeseburger and fries.The burger reminded me of the kind you got as a kid and the fries were steak fries. Everything was good and hot. My partners had fried... More 

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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75 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We went here with friends who were locals. So we were introduced to the owner and everyone. The food was good, the prices average. As another review says - it wasn't the cleanest place I have ever been. It seemed more messy and old than dirty tho. It was comfortable, the people were nice. They were making stuff for derby... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

We have been eating at Rubbies since they opened in the late 80's. Everything at Rubbies is great. They have Legendary Wings and Chicken Tenders. The pulled pork, the burgers, the chicken sandwiches, the steaks, the COLD BEER!! Like I said, everything is good. EAT WHERE THE LOCALS EAT! Go to Rubbies.

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Louisville
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

dirty, dirty, dirty, I must type at at least fifty characters, so I guess I need to say it' dirty, dirty and oh yeah, it's dirty

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Additional Information about Rubbies Barbeque & Brew

Address: 6905 Southside Dr, Louisville, KY 40214-3721
Phone Number: 502-367-0007
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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