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Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q

) #17 of 3,136 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%
Travellers talk about
“creamed corn” (306 reviews)
“brisket” (498 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2451 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746-7734
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Reviewed yesterday

Our Brisket was very juicy, lots of flavor and a good amount of bark. Sausage was good flavor but the a little tough on the skin, You go to the counter to order your food, you get to see the food being cut for you....More

Thank Tis_Brian
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food and friendly service was excellent. An experience not to be missed and I thought it so good went twice in four days.

Thank hubduk
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here with a friend who lives in Austin and loves this place. Being a rookie (they let everyone know you are one), you get to try all the non-bone meats, plus the creamed corn. This place did not disappoint! All the meat was...More

Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having managed and run the National BBQ Association we toured a number of Rudy restaurants in Austin. I had their BBQ last night and they have everything down to a science. Believe me when I say the back-shop looks like a high tech operating room...More

Thank JoeMcCullough
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rudy's Bar-b-Q is a state wide chain restaurant. Not much flavor from the rub, good size portions. Family style dining long tables where everyone is and equal when it comes to Texas bar b q

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With every visitor we pick-up from the airport, and also when we return to TX, our car goes directly to Rudys for "Q" and then we go home. Great barbecue. Consider the sauce a waste of my time---why cover up delicious! Even my vegetarian husband...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is amazing! Our party tried a little bit of everything and it was phenomenal. It had the perfect smoke flavor and seasoning. The side of creamed corn was a big hit amongst our party. This is a must try if you are looking for...More

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The business was a 2010 Malcolm Baldrige winner for small business. The place is known for its brisket which is outstanding. You order at the counter by the 1/2 pound. The seating is all long picnic tables and folding chairs. Pric s are reasonable and...More

Thank FrequentTraveler1225
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where else can you experience filling up your car with gas and getting a great meal at the same time. This is a must for out of town guests who have never experienced good BBQ in a unique setting. The BBQ is consistently good and...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rudy's @N183 has been my 'go to' BBQ joint for lunch. The variety of meats and sides makes it an easy choice. I've eaten at many different Rudy's for several years now and I'm amazed at the consistent quality of the food and the courteous...More

Thank joe p
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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