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Red State BBQ

4020 Georgetown Rd, Lexington, KY 40511-9065
+1 859-233-7898
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“corn pudding” (166 reviews)
“ribs” (203 reviews)
“pulled pork” (193 reviews)
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Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4020 Georgetown Rd, Lexington, KY 40511-9065
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great time we had at Red State BBQ! Amazing pulled pork Chickd sandwich with tater salad and beer cheese! Write ur name on the wall

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Weekend20854
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and good prices. Definitely a good stop for great BBQ. Mac and cheese and corn grits are best.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kcbandjac98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looks like a truck stop from the outside, but this is one of the beet BBQ places ever. After we ate the meat we kept thinking - who is this cook? How does he get the meat so tender? When you go inside it is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank braunwalder2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last night (Saturday) with my mom and brother. We all thoroughly enjoyed dinner! Two of us ordered smoked brisket, one ordered pulled pork. Meats were good, but brisket was definitely not as tender or flavorful or as smoked as I have eaten. A bit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank torip728
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped through on our way to Ohio.... the brisket, pulled pork and chicken and sausage were all great. I tried the beer cheese grits and they had a great flavor and really creamy. My son had the fries and they were hand cut and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tiffanydawnw
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

I can’t get over the andouille sausage here— the seasonings are so good! You can buy them packaged at Liquor Barn too!! Just had a fabulous meal of brisket, ribs, pulled pork and chicken Red State BBQ in Lexington. The Mac n cheese is also...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MeredithLaneLEX
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch and was not disappointed! From the time we walked in until the time we left we were very impressed. Even though the location is small and seems a little off the beaten path the food is absolutely phenomenal! I had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lori H
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

I really liked the bbq. I want really excited about my sides or the dessert. I might visit again if in the area and give it another shot.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jessica M
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

A fun place and the best brisket ever!!! Really,,, and the pork was good also... try the mustard sauce barbecue with the beef.. yum, bought a bottle to take home. The corn pudding is worth trying also ... enjoy this cute place with the nicest...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 92donnab
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

It has become a tradition for me and my son to eat here every time we drive to Lexington from Northern KY. It truly has the best brisket I’ve ever eaten. The double smoked brisket is the best. It just melts in your mouth. And...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4020 Georgetown Rd, Lexington, KY 40511-9065
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-233-7898
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