UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549

FORM 12b-25

NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING

Form 10-KSB Form 20-F Form 11-K X Form 10-QSB Form N-SAR

For Period Ended: JUNE 8, 1997

PART I - REGISTRANT INFORMATION

RUDY'S RESTAURANT GROUP, INC.
Full Name of Registrant

NA
Former Name if Applicable

11900 BISCAYNE BLVD., SUITE 806
Address of Principal Executive Office

MIAMI, FL 33181
City, State and Zip Code

PART II - RULES 12b-25(b) AND (c)
If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or expense and the registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the following should be completed. (Check box if appropriate) X
(a) The reasons described in reasonable detail in Part III of this form could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense;
(b) The subject quarterly report or transition report on Form 10- QSB or portion thereof will be filed on or before the fifth calendar day following the prescribed due date; and
(c) The accountant's statement or other exhibit required by Rule 12b-25(c) has been attached if applicable.

PART III - NARRATIVE

Registrant has experienced several electrical outages. As a result of one of these outages certain computer data vital to the preparation of financial statements was damaged and has had to be reconstructed resulting in a delay in filing form 10-QSB.

PART IV - OTHER INFORMATION

(1) Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to

this notification

     Marie G. Peterson   305       895-7200
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     Name               Area Code  Telephone Number

(2) Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been filed? If answer is no, identify report(s).
X Yes No

(3) Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject report or portion thereof? Yes No X

RUDY'S RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. has caused this notification to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

July 22, 1997                    By /s/ Marie G. Peterson
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Date                                 Marie G. Peterson
                                     Vice President,
                                     Chief Financial Officer and
                                     Principal Accounting Officer