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9th and University, Lubbock, TX
(806)744-5677
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Ranked #25 of 504 Restaurants in Lubbock
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Madison, Alabama
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good Burger! The cheesesticks are AMAZING! HUGE! Too much for one person...a half order is still very big....and the price for a half orders is $$$. I do believe it is a MUST STOP place in Lubbock. It is a college hotspot and looks like it!

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Lubbock, Texas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I go into Spanky's every few years hoping that it will get better, but it never does. The food is average for a college hamburger joint. Years ago I was a big fan of The He Man Woman Hater as it was very good, but they changed their meat source and since then it has gone down hill. If there... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This was recommended by our hotel staff and it was very good. If you like fried mozzarella cheese, don't pass it up. The burgers were very good and flavorful, too.

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El Paso, Texas, USA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Have to visit Spanky's when in Lubbock. Juicy burgers with every type of topping! The buffalo chicken is my second favorite to the mushroom swiss. Classic college hang out. It's a must!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

People are always looking for something different and authentic to Lubbock..well this is the place! Burgers, beer, chicken strips and of course cheese sticks to park and walk a mile for!!

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Lubbock, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Every time I come here it's always good! The burgers are good, the fries are good, and the fried cheese sticks are amazing! This little restaurant has a lot of character!

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Food is good and always has been! Get the Fried Cheese and Zucchini you will not be disappointed. Took the family to lunch had an $80 bill. I was shocked when I asked for additional ranch dressing to go with the above mentioned Fried Cheese and Zucchini the server told me they were $0.38 a piece, how many would I... More 

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Austin, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Their cheese sticks are huge and delicious! Their burgers are good and average. However, my mom ordered after i did and it took them an extra 20min to get her food out! I was able to finish my food before they brought her's out!

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Arlington, TX
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Everything we've tried here has been great, but if you want more than one adult beverage I suggest you leave your tab open otherwise you'll have to wait in line while other people place their food orders. They need another order taker to speed up the process. Word to the chef...add a little salt to the cheese sticks batter...it would... More 

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Being here in town I've taken advantage of just knowing the places to go versus searching them out. Spanky's again and again always proves that they are one worth the stop. We decided to run by here during work hours. When we got called out for an EMS run, they sat our order back and made it fresh again when... More 

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Additional Information about Spanky's

Address: 9th and University, Lubbock, TX
Phone Number: (806)744-5677
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: American

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