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Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q

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) #17 of 3,126 Restaurants in Austin $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
+1 512-329-5554
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“creamed corn” (291 reviews)
“brisket” (477 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
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Reviewed yesterday

Rudy's has Texas barbecue down. Their brisket is excellent, and the turkey and ribs and sausage are good, too. Our entire family likes all their sides and their sauce, which has a nice peppery kick to it. Add in employees who know what their doing...More

Thank KramerOn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just about as good as it gets, unless you wanna wait for hours for one of the more uppity places. I live their sausage and my wife won't let go of their extra moist brisket. Great food, good atmosphere, and friendly staff serving on down...More

Thank VegasHopper
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

With all of the Great BBQ Houses in Austin, when you can't get in because of the long lines elsewhere don't worry... Be Happy! There's always Rudy's. It's consistency is guaranteed. They care about their product and service. Good place anytime. Enjoy!

Thank _sliderockstudios
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Rudys on 360 is the best. I love their food and atmosphere. I really enjoy cream corn, new potatoes and of course brisket :) great food at this location :)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

This isn't a gas station with BBQ, this is a BBQ legend with gasoline pumps. I've lived in Austin since 1982, I know my BBQ. When guests come to town, it's the go-to place. First, the novelty of being in a gas station always makes...More

Thank Sean J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious. Place is loud, bbq served on paper. Lots of beers, various cold soda in bottles. Sides include beans, Cole slaw, potato salad, bread. Have been here many times & always return. The sauce is great--sweet & spicy.

Thank Motherof1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got this place from TripAdvisor and boy, those reviews are correct. Very good place to have a BBQ. Ask for samplers if this is your first time there. And prepare to enjoy a lot of food. Really recommend.

Thank Vacarini
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were Rookies here....the will let everyone know that too! Creamed corn side is a must and their extra moist brisket is unreal!!! Very cool atmosphere, free samples of everything if you are a rookie! This is a must go see when in Austin!

Thank KaryAndRob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a big fan of the brisket at Rudy's. It's always good and you can order it moist or lean. I personally prefer what they refer to as the Cutters Edge which has bark on it. Delicious!

Thank ATXGirlie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good barbecue and quickie breakfast tacos. Very relaxed and fun atmosphere. Service at the take out counter was a little inattentive.

Thank houstontraveler1955
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-329-5554
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