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Rudy's BBQ

520 South, Denton, TX 76205
940 484-RUDY
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (14 reviews)
“potato salad” (9 reviews)
“lean brisket” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
520 South, Denton, TX 76205
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Went with my family who lives in Keller. Had the lean brisket (amazing) can cut with fork and the pulled pork and chopped beef all wonderful! The cream corn is outstanding!! Highly recommended Rudys!!

Thank Krze4dolphins
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Rudy's provides a good selection of meats and sauces and the quality of their meat and cooking style makes for favorable foods. They do an outstanding job with their turkey, great flavor and moist basket sandwiches. Worth the time to check them out.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I normally prefer to frequent local owned BBQ shacks but Rudy's is the exception. They have outstanding smoked meats and the potato salad cant be beat. I especially like the brisket breakfast tacos in the morning.

Thank Aggie B
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

As a Texan Im always looking for good bar b que unfortunately I dont care for theirs but many ppl do. The sides are homemade and fresh. They do have a good selection of meats. The prices are moderate. They do serve beer & have...More

1  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place. Love the pork ribs, the brisket is good to a point that doesn't need sauce to enjoy it fully. The chicken is good, but a little dry inside. The personnel was great friendly and attentive. Fully recommend it to everyone.

1  Thank Glen W
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We started to go to Rudy's because we love the baby back ribs. I have also gotten the brisket, sausage, and turkey. I have not been disappointed yet. My son likes to finish the meal with a cinnamon vanilla ice cream.

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I'm originally from Austin where the Rudy's BBQ is phenomenal and the employees are super friendly and welcoming. The food was okay but the customer service was horrible. The cashier talked about her last night experience at the bar the previous night with another employee...More

Thank missgalicia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Always good barbeque at Rudy's. The meat is great and the original sauce is very tasty. Sissy sauce for some not liking the spices is good as well. Atmosphere is good. Beans could be better.

Thank Mrgreenjeans7
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

First time in a place like this. Staff super helpful explaining what to do. Let them know it's your first time and they'll give you samples to try to help you make a decision. I got the moist brisket, excellent taste, and moist too. Cole...More

Thank Vanillachan
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Having lived in TX for 15 years, when I returned on a short vacation I was hankering for some good Texas BBQ ribs. This place was recommended to me. It's different, I can honestly say that. Four of us shared the sides of coleslaw, potato...More

Thank Cecilia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 South, Denton, TX 76205
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denton
  • Phone Number: 940 484-RUDY