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6 Months Ended
Jul. 10, 2022
Aug. 08, 2022
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name RED ROBIN GOURMET BURGERS, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001171759  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-25  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Jul. 10, 2022  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022  
Document Fiscal Period Focus (Q1,Q2,Q3,FY) Q2  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   15,893,807
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Small Business false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
City Area Code (303)  
Local Phone Number 846-6000  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Tax Identification Number 84-1573084  
Entity Address, Address Line One 10000 E. Geddes Avenue  
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 500  
Entity Address, City or Town Englewood  
Entity Address, State or Province CO  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 80112  
Trading Symbol RRGB  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Common Stock, $0.001 par value Common Stock, $0.001 par value  
Entity File Number 001-34851  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes