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Rudy's Country Store and Bar-B-Q

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4930 S Loop 289, # 300, Lubbock, TX 79414-4701
+1 806-797-1777
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Lubbock, Texas
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had guests from Brazil and decided to get them some TX BBQ. Rudy's was the right place! We ordered take-out and it was ready when we needed it. Good service. Guests said the brisket was out of this world! Loved the sauce. One guest even loved the hot sauce! Good sausage and ribs also and pulled pork. I really liked... More 

Thank erwretired
Parabiago, Italia
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261 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to two Rudy’s locations and had the same good experience. Here I’m reviewing the one in Lubbock. It’s a franchise that can be found all around Texas, the specialty is meat, which is served by the half-pound. You order meat at the cashier, while cold sides and desserts are available in a fridge beside the ordering line (fast-food... More 

Thank Vale23
Carlsbad, New Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was ok. A little outdated. Had to switch rm due to air conditioning not working other rm thermostat was out of batteries.

Thank Cynthia V
Atlanta, Georgia
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Saw reviews for Rudy's and weren't sure if we made the right choice. Went in and so glad we did. Long line moved quickly and then you get to order your BBQ by weight. Lovely girl took the time to explain the various brisket and let us sample the tastes. Sat at a picnic table and enjoyed. Would definitely return... More 

Thank Healey2012
Garland, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

This was my first time here. I called ahead with a large order for work, and it was ready when I arrived. The bags were labeled well so we'd know which were brisket, beans, etc. The spicy bbq sauce was pretty good. I'd definitely go back for lunch and dinner.

Thank Alishadawn
Lubbock, Texas
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Servers ALWAYS ask if you have eaten with them before. If you have not, then they will offer you samples of the meats on the menu. This is a very basic, down to earth place, frequented by hurried lunch diners, peace officers, etc. Iced tea is good, menu is limited so service is fast and extras such as onion, dill... More 

Thank Arla G
Lubbock, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We go regularly to Rudy's. We love their Smoked Turkey, pork ribs and brisket. Normally not a coleslaw fan, however Rudy's slaw is very light and tasty.

Thank 499bradys
Lubbock, Texas
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I know many people have their preferences on BBQ, as do I. At first I wasn't impressed with going to a chain restaurant for this type of food, but they are so consistent and have really good brisket! The service tops it all... I usually just call in a few pounds of food and it is ready when I get... More 

Thank JJWyatt
Amarillo, Texas
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

The BBQ sauces make this beef, pork, and chicken have that special taste. Not a bad price for BBQ. Overall, a good place to bring your family.

Thank John S
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Great BBQ! The meat is the main show stopper. Any of the many smoked and BBQ meat items are great. Sides are simple country fare, nothing as show stopping as the turkey, smoked sausage, or brisket. I do like the creamed corn. And their own brand of BBQ sauce is great.

Thank Danielle D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4930 S Loop 289, # 300, Lubbock, TX 79414-4701
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-797-1777
Just north of San Antonio, at the edge of the Texas Hill Country, sits the small community of Leon Springs. Founded in the 1800s by Max Aue, Leon Spring's cityscape changed when Max's son, Rudolph, opened a one-stop gas station, garage, and grocery store. 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. Our pits are 100% wood fired with oak, a slower burning wood than the mesquite used by others. Along with time and oak, we cook with a dry spice that ensures each plate of Rudy's Bar-B-Q is perfectly ready for you. Apply some of our famous "Sause" and dinner is served.

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