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Zydeco Louisiana Diner

1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
+1 713-759-2001
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good56%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
“cornbread” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
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Reviewed 2 days ago

No pretensions, this is a great down to earth diner, with well cooked food at reasonable prices. Way better value than a fast food franchise. Good atmosphere and good beer. If you're in Houston its well worth paying this one a visit

Thank Never_my_emaiil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Daily specials rotate throughout the week. Friday's stuffed pork chop is not to be missed! I side it with red beans and rice - yum! I've tried nearly everything on the menu (too many list in the review) and all have been great. I took...More

Thank F217HKmatthewk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had my third dined here at Zydeco last week end, and the experience has been consistently competent! I can confidently put this restaurant as one of the best food venue in town. We came here dinner with my office mates and was warmly by...More

Thank Troy K
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Zydeco's is some of the best Louisiana cooking that you will find in Houston. Their fried batter is fantastic, their creole is delicious and their crabcakes are fabulous. The decor and employees has remained the same as well as their cooks. I walk over from...More

Thank Traveling007Texan
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The food is delicious and the portions are a good size for the money. No matter which location you visit you will definitely get your money's worth. Cajun food is the best and they have a wide variety.

Thank paulaangelle
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My grandson and I went last year. This was incredible. The sandwich I had was delightful. Nathan said it was called a po-boy, and now whenever I am in a real southern place, I always order a po-boy (if they know what that is of...More

Thank Alfonse172
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great welcoming atmosphere. Good portions and great food! Crawfish etoufee was good and sausage and chicken gumbo was delicious. Po Boys are for the next trip most.

Thank alcj09
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Located around the block from where I was staying I got the jambalaya, cornbread and red beans and rice to go. It was all Excellent. I was craving the jambalaya for the next two days but couldn't get back until Sunday and they were closed....More

Thank Alicia E
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We arrived on a Thursday evening at about 7. The place had a handful of other diners. Upon initially looking inside you might think to yourself that it's not the place to dine. The tables are well worn (but clean) and in general looks like...More

Thank R L
Reviewed 18 April 2017

very nice sandwiches and fries where very well made. had good staff and wasn't too busy when i entered. very good prices and good drinks!

Thank jamesbish1970
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-759-2001
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Zydeco Louisiana Diner has been serving up South Louisiana home cooking in Downtown Houston since 1988. Our menu features family recipes that have been handed down for three generations and includes daily specials you won't find anywhere else in the city. All items are prepared fresh daily, and as a result, we boast some of the most loyal customers in town, many who have been with us from the beginning.We serve lunch every weekday and the restaurant is available for private parties for dinner and on the weekends. Zydeco also offers lunch catering and bulk orders for takeout.Zydeco favorites include jambalaya, gumbo, fried chicken, pork chops, shrimp and crab piquante, catfish, and crawfish etouffee. We also offer vegetarian options.
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