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Rudy's Barbecue

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24152 W Ih 10, San Antonio, TX 78257-1156
+1 210-698-2141
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Phoenix, Arizona
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421 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

I love this place, if you like meat this is the place to go. Great food, service awesome and a back yard home BBQ look. I took my kids and they want to go back, Try this it ia amazing.

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Thank DD19351
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

Wish they would have told us about military discount. first time there. Are we suppose to read their minds? I found out after the fact on reviews..was very tasty..very hard to get sauce out of those monster bottles. still good place to eat.

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Zanesville, Ohio
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

This was hands down the best barbecue I have ever had food was absolutely delicious service was wonderful you pay for everything by the pound or the side you bye bye the pint or quart it smelled delicious taste delicious I cannot wait to go back to this establishment and eat again

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Dallas, Texas
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76 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

This location is one of the originals. I was craving their breakfast tacos which this location doesn't have. The food was delicious, but I wish the restaurants had some consistency in what they offer!

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Alexander City, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

Very good bar-b-cue and the service is friendly. They give a discount to all active, retired, and former military members. Don't let the long line fool you ~ it moves fast. They are famous for the corn so you should at least try the sample they offer. It is a little sweet for my taste, but very good.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

Been going here for over 25 years and it doesn't disappoint. I first went to Rudy's over 25 years ago when I met my native Texan wife. We go back every year when we visit her family in San Antonio or when I go back deer hunting. It you like Texas Barbecue, it is some of the best I've ever... More 

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Hoover, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Being from out of town, I was scared when I pulled up to a gas station for lunch. However, the staff was friendly and the service was quick. The foods was awesome. I tried the chopped meat and creamed corn. We chose to eat outside but the hot Texas weather and constant breeze was not comfortable. I'd recommend to eat... More 

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ANTIOCH
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

It was my wife's and I first visited to Rudy's barbecue and didn't quite understand the sequence to get your food. We felt rushed and the customer service didn't seem up to standard to all the other restaurants we visited in San Antonio. The creamed corn was good as advertised but the brisket and ribs were a little dry. This... More 

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Piner, Kentucky, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

Only in San Antonio for 20 hours. My Co-worker had a buddy from the area who picked us up at the hotel. He insisted on taking us here, as his family loves the place. WOW..... Awesome little place. we stopped for lunch rather a smorgasboard. Love how ya walk in and grab a drink out of the ice cooler. then... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2014

If you head NW out of San Antonio on IH-10 and get off at the Leon Springs exit, you will find Rudy's Country Store and Bar-b-que. This place is an institution and they have do the cooking on site over a hardwood pit. This is not a fancy restaurant by any stretch of the imagination but the food is excellent... More 

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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
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?