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Rudy's Hideaway Lobster House & Bar

12303 Folsom Blvd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742-6331
+1 916-351-0606
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (82 reviews)
“prime rib” (34 reviews)
“chowder” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12303 Folsom Blvd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742-6331
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early for our reservation and enjoyed cocktails at the bar, which were delicious and served by a friendly barman. Our table server was Nancy who was extremely attentive, friendly and efficient. She served us prawn cocktail and clam chowder as starters, which were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 873bernardb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We come here often. The place is always busy. Their lobster and steak is delicious, as is their prime rib. It is a bit pricey, but what the heck!!! It's a lobster house. The salads are great, comes on a cold plate, bread always on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lorna H
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. Great Prime Rib & Seafood. Food is very flavorful. Service is excellent too from servers. Busboys & Food Servers.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ramonaa531
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The place is just unexciting to look at from the outside. Don't turn away. Open the door and it is like walking into a speakeasy. Filled with regulars who have to get their fix of lobster, steak, and just plain awesome seafood. It smells good....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GuyA473
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Rudy’s is our go to special occasion restaurant. Celebrated 26 years of marriage there last night. The interior could be updated but they have done a great job with a restaurant that used to be very dark and dreary. The service is always excellent which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tara M
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Three of us had their famous Prime Rib, medium rare and it was perfect, prepared to perfection. The other member of our party had Seafood Chipino and it looked delicious. As always the service was excellent and special seating was provided as requested. We had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AlofRoseville
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I go in by myself when I want a date night for just me. LOL This place has the most delicious Crab and Lobster you will ever find. Its seasoned to perfection and served to you elegantly on beautifully crafted tables with candle light. My...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kristy U
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I have been living in Sacramento for 30 years and have driven by and heard good things about Rudy's for many years and finally decided to give it a try. I knew it was going to be good when the very large parking lot was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rick P
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We love love the Lobster tails, Ribeye, clam chowder, roasted artichokes (in season). We love requesting the Captains room and the staff are always so friendly Looking froward celebrating our 15th wedding anniversary on Sept 7th for Lobster Tail

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sassypooh
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Decided to drive up to Sacto for some lobster. Where else, but Rudy's? It's been a long time since we've been there and for this special birthday it all came together. A great family dinner place and the lobster was superb. Attentive staff made the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Henry F
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Kevin L
September 28, 2018|
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Response from Henry F | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above review. Always a bit crowded and the food always quite good and worth the price. Figure close to $50 per person including a drink or two.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12303 Folsom Blvd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742-6331
    (Hazel @ US 50)
  • Public Transportation: Light rail stop is located one block away.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Cordova
  • Phone Number: +1 916-351-0606
  • E-mail
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