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Ruby Tequila's Lubbock South

) #222 of 484 Restaurants in Lubbock $$ - $$$ Mexican,
8601 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79423-3171
+1 806-687-7829
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8601 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79423-3171
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We eat here when we come to Lubbock. Standard Tex mex. good drinks. Good salsa. Many grilled items. Sometimes good. Sometimes not as good but we still come back. Good for kids and large groups.

Thank rericksen
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The food has typically always been very good at this restaurant and it is Tex-Mex. I understand there is a change in ownership but for whatever reason this place is not as good as it used to be. It needs some updating and refreshing of...More

Thank Teresa J
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The service was great, the waitress was prompt, friendly and knowledgeable. The seasoning on the chips was excellent and we all enjoyed the queso dip. The rest of the food was okay. I had enchiladas and the tortillas were a bit hard, had to cut...More

Thank Jay E
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Overall good experience. Nice atmosphere and wait staff with prompt service. The food was good, nothing extraordinary. They do make each tortilla fresh and the chips and salsa were very good. The margaritas are huge and are priced very well.

Thank CD D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The food was great, the service was great, the prices were very reasonable, and it had a nice atmosphere. I highly recommend dining here!

Thank TDW1985
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my evening after losing my bf. The staff were amazing and kind. The place was busy so the wait was no biggy since they had free chips and salsa and they had the best margarita ever

Thank krystalr2110
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This used to be a favorite of ours, however recently it has gone downhill in a really bad way. We had dirty plates and glasses with obvious lipstick on them. When we mentioned it, there really was no comment or apology, but we were brought...More

1  Thank Renee C
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The food was just ok. This used to be one of the best Tex-Mex restaurants in the Texas Panhandle but I believe they have sold out and the restaurant is not as good as it used to be. Quite often it is dirty and the...More

Thank Teresa J
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Sat on the patio for 20 minutes and when no one came we went to the bar. This happened to my friend a week ago as well. Our server was inconvenienced by us the entire time we were there. And I'm pretty sure I saw...More

Thank Lexi P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family and I stopped here to grab a quick bite for lunch before our movie. We ended up ordering the Ruby Sampler which had beef nachos, taquitos, queso, quesadillas, beef fajitas, chips and salsa, and empanadas served with jalapeno ranch. Currently the sampler is...More

Thank Angelica C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8601 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79423-3171
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-687-7829
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