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Rudy's Country Store & BBQ

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451 Interstate 20 E, Arlington, TX 76018-1124
+1 817-465-7839
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Arlington, Texas
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25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We grown fond of breakfast tacos. This is the place to be. Brisket, egg, chorizo, jalapeno, sausage , etc. Their mint coffee is why I am also here. Decent price. Friendly service. What more can we ask for to start our day right.

Thank deslock485
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can't go wrong here. This is by far the best chain style barbecue place I've been to. I recommend the brisket and sausage. My wife on the other hand, recommends pulled pork and chicken. As you can see there's something for everyone.

Thank Erikistheman
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Truly the BBQ we have had to date! Fun, funky. We had the moist pork, peppered prime rib. The pork had amazing flavor! And try the cream of corn! Off the hook good. Fun place!

Thank Bethany L
North Haven, Connecticut
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in Rudy's while we were in town for the Cowboys game. We were on a mission to find delicious BBQ while in Texas & we definitely found it! We had amazing pulled pork, ribs, brisket, sausage, creamed corn, & coleslaw!!! Not to mention their awesome sauces! The staff was friendly & the service was super... More 

Thank cbbct
South Bend, Indiana
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87 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine recommended this place for lunch. You order from the counter and they load up your bucket with the food you ordered. You add your sauce. The "sissy" BBQ sauce is more sweet, but the original is delicious too! They offer samples to first timers, which was great! The only thing I wouldn't get again was the... More 

Thank Molly M
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50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Large space, friendly cashiers. Picnic style tables. I did not care for the way they serve their sides. I had the green chili stew, it was way to spicy for me. All the others in my party loved their meats.

Thank Vicki A
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77 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went here for the first time on a whim because our first choice restaurant was too crowded. We had been meaning to come to Rudy's for quite some time. We had a really good experience. The cashier helped us in narrowing down our choices and gave us samples. The atmosphere is relaxed and fun. Will definitely return for another... More 

Thank Dallas_TravelingDiva
Mansfield, Texas, United States
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I went here and had a perfectly acceptable BBQ meal for a reasonable price. The only thing lacking was any real atmosphere. It was decorated like a Six Flags park version of a mass-reproduceable version of a BBQ smokehouse. It was like a 1950's movie set, or kid's TV show stage version of a BBQ restaurant. The staff, while polite,... More 

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Princeton, Illinois
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114 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our first visit to this particular Rudy's. We found the food to be very good, and the staff friendly.

Thank Travelmaint
Baldwin, New York
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64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

In town for Cowboys game and stopped in for lunch. Wow not what I expected but feel in love. Nice and big open seating. Ordered some baby back ribs & xlean brisket, cole slaw & 3 bean salad. Tried their bbq sauce it was tangy and spicy really loved the kick and hubby had the sassy sauce it was good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 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: 451 Interstate 20 E, Arlington, TX 76018-1124
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-465-7839

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?