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Rudy's Drive In Restaurant

514 S Water St, Sparta, WI 54656-1729
+1 608-269-2011
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“corn dogs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
514 S Water St, Sparta, WI 54656-1729
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for dinner with the kiddos. Great drive-in food and ice cream! Good prices as well. Kids meals.

Thank Kandiko83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great burgers, fries, cheese curds, etc with nice outdoor ordering and seating. Best for nice weather.

Thank SunflowerDame
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great food, great prices, fun atmosphere. Our kids had never experienced a drive in restaurant so it was a fun place to eat!

Thank Sandy V
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is your typical root beer summer restaurant experience. My son and I went there this past week and enjoyed ourselves. Root beer, chili dogs, and burgers, it was all good. The prices were reasonable.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing fried fish dinner at this place. I was blown away by the flavors in this dish...better than anywhere in town!

Thank jayrodsan
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Classic drive in restaurant. Offerings were standard burgers, fries and other sandwiches along with a wide assortment of desserts. I couldn't resist ordering root beer in a glass mug, just like they have been serving for decades. Visit for some nostalgia and good eats!

Thank Noah C
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Rudy 's served up the usual drive in food like corn dogs and burgers but they also have healthier choice options, like turkey burgers and buffalo burgers (my choice, thumbs up). The kids were a bit disappointed that the serves were not wearing roller skates....More

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The food is meh, what I really come here for is the Flavorburst Ice Cream! This is the only place that I can find it and it is well worth the drive.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The food was ok, the chicken sandwich was of good portion, but no flavor at all. It was like that of a chicken boiled to cook through. My husband was looking forward to having fish and again, very bland and not seasoned well. We all...More

1  Thank ESKK4
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I honestly haven't eaten here a lot. The burger is good... but honestly when I go to Rudy's it's because I have a craving for root beer! It's the best! A must try is the "root beer cooler." It's different than a float in that...More

Thank Jeff M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 S Water St, Sparta, WI 54656-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sparta
  • Phone Number: +1 608-269-2011
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