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McGonigel's Mucky Duck

2425 Norfolk St, Houston, TX 77098-4113
+1 713-528-5999
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Good Entertainment, Food, and Friends

The Mucky Duck is an intimate music venue with good food. We enjoyed sharing a table with new... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
patronatx
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Houston
Great Venue

I typically hit the Duck four times a year. They have a great "app" for your phone that is worth... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
gyfto
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Houston, Texas
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2425 Norfolk St, Houston, TX 77098-4113
Greenway/ Upper Kirby
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+1 713-528-5999
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mucky Duck is an intimate music venue with good food. We enjoyed sharing a table with new friends and the music of Roberta Morales was terrific.More

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McGonigel's M, Owner at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Patronatx! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed Roberta's music and your visit to the Duck. Many thanks for sharing your kind words about the Duck with TripAdvisor readers. We hope that you will return again soon. Warm Regards, Rusty, Teresa,...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

I typically hit the Duck four times a year. They have a great "app" for your phone that is worth downloading as they often preview well in advance who will be playing. Tickets are easy to purchase on the app. I would recommend reserving a...More

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McGonigel's M, Owner at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Dear Gyfto, Well, you just made our day! Thank you for sharing your many kind words about your Duck experiences with Trip Advisor readers. We hope to always live up to your expectations of us. Again, many thanks. Rusty, Teresa, Shane and all the ducklings

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Mucky Duck is s true listening room for a variety of singer/songwriters. You need reservations in order to get a seat; otherwise, you most likely will be standing. Usually packed house. They serve pub style food, alcoholic and and desserts. There is an outside patio...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

It's crowded almost elbow to elbow as stated on most every review. The food tends to be a little too fancy for me but I always find something to my liking. This is a diamond in the rough when it comes to music and the...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

A bit hard to find, but this is a great place for good music, good food, and great service. Not a lot of seating, but there is an outdoor patio. The menu is limited, but what we had was all pretty good. Limited parking, but...More

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McGonigel's M, Owner at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear Michael Y, Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the Duck with TripAdvisor readers. We love hearing that you enjoyed our food and hope that you will visit us often. Warmest regards, Rusty, Teresa, Shane and all the ducklings

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

You don't go to the duck for the food, or the drinks, though the drinks are okay and reasonable. The music is varied, rock, blues, country and folk and the place is small enough that all the seats are up close. At times I wish...More

1  Thank jsthouston
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McGonigel's M, Owner at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Hey there js! Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the Duck with TripAdvisor readers. We are happy to know that you enjoy the music! If you aren't coming to the Duck for food then you are missing out! We serve Texas raised, grass-fed, Akaushi...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We've been to the 'Mucky Duck' several times over the years. It's a great little venue for a variety of musical artists. We've seen Sisters Morales here many times and have always had a great time. The food here is pretty good and they have...More

1  Thank Cameron K
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McGonigel's M, Owner at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Cameron, Thank you for sharing your kind words with TripAdvisor readers. We love the Sisters Morales also! Sorry it's so cozy inside-we have removed several tables over the last year to allow for more elbow room! Hope you will return again soon and see...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I love Mucky Duck! The food is delish, great service too, It's a good place for date night or out with friends. The outside patio is also a great place to mingle and enjoy a Blackberry Bramble or one of their many other choices of...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Duck never disappoints... Anyone that enjoys live music upclose and personal will remember their visit forever. It is a great experience.. The Duck is my one mandatory stop for all my out of town guests for one reason... I enjoy the fact my friends...More

1  Thank Randall S
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here. Nice place friendly service. Good food. It's famous for music and they lived up to that - a really good couple of country groups. Excellent sound system. Highly recommend.

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22 July 2017|
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Response from McGonigel's M | Property representative |
sorry to be so late in responding! Just saw this question today. Tickets can be purchased in advance on our website and if you enter your group name in the memo then we will seat everyone together. We have a parking lot and... More
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22 July 2017|
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Response from Will547 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is all around, I would call and get the tickets before the show. They can answer all your questions. Willie Moore StreetRodding
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ReallySadie
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Response from giaff | Reviewed this property |
Yes it seems to be. Not 100%sure about the bathroom but I think that is too.
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