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Ruddell's Smokehouse

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101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
+1 805-995-5028
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked fish” (72 reviews)
“taco” (86 reviews)
“albacore” (45 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Fast Food, Gluten Free Options
101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so impressed! We were head of the line when they opened at 11 a.m. on Saturday morning and lucky we were. We bought $20 for a couple pounds of smoked salmon and albacore to take away to our friends house in Arroyo Grande...More

Thank HappyTraveler0109
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rudell's has very good smoked fish. My advice? Buy a package or two and take it on a picnic with your own fixings. But for the quality of the smoked fish, my review would be lower. It's pretty much a tiny, dumpy little store with...More

Thank bobsacerdo
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

You must have their fish tacos. When you think you have had the best, try these. They will change your mind . Salmon is smoked incredibly well to a wonderful taste. They use a lot of fresh veggies mixed-in that might make you think you...More

Thank Mcfire1
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Delicious! They have a variety of smoked fish tacos (other meats as well, but who can pass up smoked fish?!). The vegetable mix they put on top of the taco is practically a salad-so good! My fave is the smoked salmon. Grab a table out...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Love getting the tacos here! Shrimp, tuna, halibut you cant go wrong. Friendly service. Great spot on the beach. You cant go wrong. One of kind. You have to stop here for a real cayucos experience

Thank C H
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Always a line outside. we had the smoked shrimp tacos. absolutely wonderful. They also have a wide variety of smoked fish for sale

Thank karinrohn
Reviewed May 14, 2018

This is a small take out restaurant that has some outside seating . I don't think you can go wrong trying the different meats in thier tacos and burritos . This trip I tried the salmon in some tacos and they were excellent . The...More

Thank 409sandrak
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Amazing tacos and smoked fish. One of my all time go to places if I have time to wait in line...worth the wait though...

Thank AHBaywalker
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Love the tacos here. Smoked chicken, fish or shrimp are all amazing. Get take out and eat it on the beach. Yummy!

Thank Alex G
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Picked up a package of smoked albacore to enjoy with a light bread that we had picked up from the bakery. Delish!

Thank Dianne and Cesa... R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cayucos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-995-5028
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