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Red State BBQ

4020 Georgetown Rd, Lexington, KY 40511-9065
+1 859-233-7898
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“corn pudding” (150 reviews)
“ribs” (197 reviews)
“pulled pork” (187 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4020 Georgetown Rd, Lexington, KY 40511-9065
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yep- it’s that good! The best brisket around! Love this place and they have a great selection of sauces too! Baked beans with pork and a corn puddling that is awesome! Service is always good and people are always friendly! Welcome to the south- and...More

Thank L5802KGrobs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At our first visit in Kentucky, we want a authentic BBQ joint and we find it. Real BBQ meat, a great choice of authentic BBQ sauce, many choice of side plate, little price and friendly service . Don’t take attention at the look of the...More

Thank Galexmie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the pulled pork and Chicken is very good. We really enjoyed the ribs. Super tender and very tasty. The location in Georgetown Road is the best but I’ve also eaten at the Cynthiana location and the staff was very nice.

Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this restaurant on TripAdvisor with good reviews. Not much from the outside but great food and service. 3 of us had pulled pork and 1 had andouille sausage with homemade fries. Everything was delicious and for dessert homemade banana pudding.

Thank Y4435PRsusanw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here with family before a cross country race our grandson was racing in. The BBQ was outstanding. The only reason I didn’t give them 4 stars the buns were cold. Looks like a dive from the outside but don’t be put off by...More

Thank Dottie47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great the restaurant it’s self is tiny and busy the workers weren’t so friendly till the check came (tip time)

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this spot randomly via a bbq search...it was delicious, reasonably priced, and obviously popular! Great choice.

1  Thank HappyDiner776
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want BBQ go here! Corn pudding and cole slaw is fabulous. Pulled chicken was great as well! Nuff said!

1  Thank LastFlightOut21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Get the ribs! Mac and cheese, corn pudding, corn muffin — more deliciousness. Friendly staff whose recommendations were spot on. We enjoyed trying all the bbq sauces

1  Thank Cruiser487889
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sindhu w
4 May 2015|
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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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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