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Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q

) #17 of 3,126 Restaurants in Austin $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
+1 512-329-5554
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“creamed corn” (299 reviews)
“brisket” (485 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a regular stop for me and my colleagues at work, close by and always a good meal, from the grab and go tacos in the morning, to a full meal at dinner and everywhere in between They also do a great job with...More

Thank CM1401
Reviewed 3 days ago

I didn't want to wait in the massive line at Franklin's so I got a tip from an Austin local about this place. What a total score!! The place is funky, casual and the service is excellent. The meat isn't cheap but it is incredibly...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From the moment you set foot in this place, you know it's going to be fun. But you feel like you are over the rainbow. How do you order? What do your order? Are people eating off the table without plates?? Just walk up to...More

Thank Kvltz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I thought it was just a gas station until I went in. SOME OF THE BEST PULLED PORK AND BRISKET NA.Very clean and friendly staff food was amazing. Tried half a pound of all the meats and felt like we had to get rolled out...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want good, really good BBQ Rudy's is your spot. In fact there are at least 30 Rudy's locations in Texas. Quick, convenient and good. Sure there maybe better BBQ (won't mention names here) but that involves a lengthy drive, standing in line and...More

Thank Vmanfromtx
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to several Rudy's in Austin and Round Rock over the last 20 years. The BBQ is uniformly and consistently good. I used to have sausage and brisket but lately have switched to smoked turkey. Great BBQ sauce and side dishes. I love the...More

Thank KAR1943
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every now and then, you just want BBQ--and you aren't willing to stand on line at Franklin's for hours, and you can't drive to Lockhart for Black's or to Salt Lick, you aren't in the mood for Country Line, or you don't want to pay...More

Thank austintomtraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner travels to Austin every 6-8 weeks from the UK and raves about Rudy's BBQ and always eats there at least once during each visit. So on our first family trip he was keen for us to try it. Well we got treated to...More

Thank muskydawn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Rudy's barbecue on Loop 360 near Barton Creek Mall; great Texas barbecue with choices of different types of sausage and brisket cuts as well as chicken and smoked turkey. Nice family-friendly open down home picnic style atmosphere and very clean and well-maintained. The barbecue...More

Thank Nap M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food (especially the brisket) was very good, and the service was excellent. We (my wife and I) tend to order enough to last a few days. The sevice was excellent (it always is).

Thank fww2
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-329-5554
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