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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
07:00 - 22:00
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Lubbock, Texas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is my favorite sandwich. The smoked turkey is always succulent and flavorful. Their potato salad is our favorite.

Thank HaveGranmaWillTravel
Lubbock, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Clean. Friendly. Prepared in your presence. Great tasting BBQ with extras. We do drive through also and don't feel rushed.

Thank jjcw2016
Lubbock, Texas
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The brisket was pretty good.I wasn't real fond of the sausage. The prices are a bit expensive but BBQ these days is pricy anyway. Will be back at dome point. Worth a try! Their potato salad is ok too. Wish it had been homemade though. Too many restaurants are going for convenience instead of quality.

Thank SierraSunsetTx
Camarillo, California
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

My son and I shared the half rack of ribs and a pulled pork sandwich. They were excellent. Also the cole slaw and beans were great, but the banana pudding was to die for! The service was great and they offered samples while we waited for our food. Rudy's was recommended by many people we asked about where to eat.... More 

Thank Takestde
Lubbock, Texas
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 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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282 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

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 19 November 2016 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
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 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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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 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 12 October 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

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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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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