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Rudy's

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6401 South Desert Boulevard, El Paso, TX 79932
915-587-8397
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Description: Bar-B-Q was added to the operation in 1989, and Rudy's "Country Store" and...
Bar-B-Q was added to the operation in 1989, and Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q has been serving up tasty food ever since. The same original recipes that built Rudy's Leon Springs' reputation are now available throughout the Southwest.
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  • 61
    Very good
  • 24
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A very good experience.

The food was great. Service was excellent. Prices were moderate. We would eat there again. Ambience was what it needed to be for a BBQ eatery.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The food was great. Service was excellent. Prices were moderate. We would eat there again. Ambience was what it needed to be for a BBQ eatery.

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have eaten at Rudy's many times, and have always enjoyed the food. Their breakfast tacos are fantastic, and the service is very quick in the morning. I highly recommend giving them a try, and definitely check out the jalapeño sausage!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I stopped in Rudy's to try out some of the Texas brisket and I was not disappointed. The brisket and sausage was fantastic. I loved the picnic tables and no plates, it's all about the food and not the decor. The service was fast and friendly. I will stop in here again.

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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This place offers great Brisket, ask for chopped Bbq brisket and try their side salads. 2 options in town makes it easy to find one

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I've only had turkey, sausage, and brisket...and the breakfast tacos. But amazing, tender and smoked nicely.

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We have had Rudy's two times and their BBQ, especially the brisket, is consistently delicious. I am not a fan of cole slaw but theirs is quite good. The locaiton we visit is along I-10 on the west side of El Paso, so if you are traveling through it is a perfect pit stop for a meal and you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Excellent food, very tasty. All the required items i.e plates, forks, knives, napkins were all supplied. had loads of BBQ sauce left over that I uses later on. Had about 25 people at this occasion and every thoroughly enjoyed the food. It was great because I did not have to prepare, cook and clean up which could have been very... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

I've been here thee different times, each time the ribs have been tough and the pulled pork is extremely greesy! The sausage and turkey are average, nothing special. The turkey was a little dry last visit. However, everytime I come here the Brisket is great. I like Rudy's original bbq sauce too. So save yourself any disapointment, skip the other... More 

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We ate at this location last year when passing through El Paso on our way to Scottsdale. Last visit we were very pleased, not so this time. The ribs were tough and way too salty. The pulled pork was way to greasy and had an off taste. The brisket was very good which saved the dining experience from being a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

First time here. Took my wife out for some bbq. The bbq is good. Its really smokey. Everything is sold by weight. Upon entering the restraunt we were greeted and asked if it was our first time there. The host explained how everything worked and how to order. Upon ordering we were given some free samples since it was our... More 

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Additional Information about Rudy's

Address: 6401 South Desert Boulevard, El Paso, TX 79932
Phone Number: 915-587-8397
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6401 South Desert Boulevard, El Paso, TX 79932
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: 915-587-8397

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

Bar-B-Q was added to the operation in 1989, and Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q has been serving up tasty food ever since. The same original recipes that built Rudy's Leon Springs' reputation are now available throughout the Southwest.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm

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