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Rudy's Barbecue

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$$ - $$$
Northwest Side
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24152 W Ih 10, San Antonio, TX 78257-1156
+1 210-698-2141
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San Antonio, Texas
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

If you choose, brisket, turkey, sausage or pork you will be happy! Meats always good. Great selection of sides. Peach cobbler tastes like your Grandmother made it!

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Eugene, Oregon
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89 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Rudy's is always busy and for good reason. You get awesome barbecue with generous helpings for a good price. On this most recent visit I went to the take out window. I am in love with their smoked turkey and creamed corn so had to get those along with potato salad. The staff is patient despite being really busy. Definitely... More 

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Oswego, Illinois
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Looks may be deceiving at first, but relax, and give it a try; You'll enjoy the atmosphere! The food is simply AMAZING! BBQ meats are the star here, but the sides are good too. If you're anywhere around San Antonio, you'd be foolish not to eat at Rudy's at least once. I'll be visiting from the Chicago area, and this... More 

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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

When you come to Rudys, the deep smoky bar b que is thick in the air. The meats are of course why you are there. Tender brisket is very tender. The sausage is nice and spicy. The sides are a nice addition, especially the creamed corn.....enjoy

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HAM LAKE
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153 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This place looks run down, but there is a on it is so busy ----- the food is good, it' reaasonable, and despIte the line iT gOES QUite FaST. I don't NORMaLly liKe baarBEcUE, bUt THIS Was tasty. If YOU Are LEery, Opt foR ThE turkEY.

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1 Thank NORMAN B
NC
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Love, love, love this place. I moved from San Antonio and miss this place like crazy. Such amazing BBQ that's not comparable to anything I've come across. If you're in San Antonio you have to go and eat here or even get take out. Best ever and miss it so much. Wish there was one in NC. My husband and... More 

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Johnstown, Colorado
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The food was AMAZING!!! The meat was DELISH! The sides were YUMMY. especially the creamed corn! Fun environment to eat

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1 Thank IngallsFlaugher
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134 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We were looking for BBQ to take back to hotel to eat & watch NFL games. This was our first time at this place & were definitely impressed. The staff gave us samples & explained side options. Even though BBQ is expensive this is a good choice & taste was outstanding- great meal for us watching football!

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stopped in for dinner and had the brisket, Baby Back ribs, and creamed corn for a side. The staff here are extremely friendly and helpful, and if you ask about a type of meat, they give you a sample to try. The BB ribs weren't ready so we got some brisket and creamed corn to start with while we... More 

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San Antonio
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Want to catch that yummy BBQ sauce before it hits your shirt! BBQ is always tender and fresh; creamed corn to die for; good potato salad. In house, meat served on a piece of butcher paper. Only drawback: no drive in window!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24152 W Ih 10, San Antonio, TX 78257-1156
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 210-698-2141

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?