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Jack Allen's Kitchen

7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
+1 512-852-8558
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (69 reviews)
“pimento cheese” (61 reviews)
“fried beef” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The appetizers were great. Food was just above average. I had the salmon, and it was just ok, but the crab salad that came with it was really good. Most of the party I was with really liked their food. Good selection of local craft...More

Thank bigdabe81
Reviewed 4 days ago

We love to eat early at Jack Allen's Kitchen. Appetizers are half price and they are a meal in themselves. The appetizers we particularly like include the Crunchy Catfish and Slaw, Smoked Beef Rib Quesadilla, and Bacon-Wrapped Texas Quail. If you want to order off...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Jack Allen's is all about good food, consistently done, very good service, a good inside bar area and another one outside for those days when the weather is even reasonable -- covered, heaters, fans. They can be short of parking sometimes, but that is also...More

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on a weekday and while the place was crowded, we were seated right away. We really liked where we were too because we got to view the pretty creek behind the property. Our server was excellent and when asked, she...More

Thank SharonB2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations for a family gathering after our wedding ceremony. Upon arrival we were promptly greeted by the hostess and the wait staff. The appetizers were quite tasty and appealing. Even my eight year old nephew who is quite picky tried the crab dip....More

Thank Irma E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and good value. The bad is high noise level and limited parking. If you get the by 5:30 you will probably get seated without waiting.

Thank paulwilj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1/2 off appetizers, and a fine selection of tasty small plates are available for Happy Hour! I had catfish and slaw (app) , others had Barbacoa quesadillas (app) Chorizo stuffed pork tenderloins with potatoes and veggies. (Dinner, not happy hour, but still awesome looking!) Generous...More

Thank G612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expect to wait to be seated unless you arrive early because the secret has been out a long time-this place has it all figured out. Excellent food with daily specials that are always enticing. Great happy hour, service, and all without price gouging. Parking can...More

Thank austinteri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live near Lake Travis and visited Jack Allen on 360. The atmosphere is nice and people are pleasant and attentive. The service is very good. The food is good and portions are large. Prices certainly reasonable for Austin. Overall a solid, quiet and pleasant...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everytime we eat here, it is a great experience. Service and food is excellent. The textures and flavors are unique, you got to try it to understand what I am talking about. I only wish that the parking situation was better. But, I guess the...More

Thank DowntownAustinDude
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Response from DeenaO43 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-852-8558
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