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Babin's Seafood House - Woodlands

19529 IH 45, Shenandoah, TX 77385
+1 281-296-8829
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (39 reviews)
“gumbo” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
19529 IH 45, Shenandoah, TX 77385
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit. Big menu. Decided on fried seafood. Calamari was good and accompanied by nice remoulade sauce. In fact we asked for more remoulade sauce for our entrees - it was better than the tarter sauce. Deep sea lemonade drink as ok. Good size Greek...More

Thank danidb518
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Chose Babin's for a mid-week business lunch with co-workers. Service was superb; server's name was unusual - Rook - but his attention to detail was top notch. There was confusion about one individual's order, but that was immediately corrected - and comped! Didn't upset us...More

Thank AggieBQ75
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My husband and I dined at Babin's for the first time to celebrate our Anniversary. We tried the huge sampler appetizer platter and asked to substitute some of the fried selections for fried oysters. They swapped them for us with no problem. Then we both...More

Thank sueDayton_Tx
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner there. Ambiance was nice. Service was sketchy to start but improved through out the meal. Cold cocktails and fresh oysters to start. Blackened catfish with etoufeé was enjoyed by my husband. My shrimp and grits was really good. Grits were light...More

Thank treetopstexas
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I love eating at Babins, but I only wished there were more locations!! Today I had blackened Crab Cakes with the sweet potato, green beans, and a Greek salad. My friend had Shrimp and Grits on the $10 lunch menu and said it was AMAZING!...More

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We frequent this establishment usually on Saturday, for the all day Happy Hour. $4 and $5 appetizers and drinks in the bar.

Thank mematdelta
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The food and service was excellent!! The gumbo and crab bisque was delicious. Outstanding service by our bartender Richard.

Thank BevandMike2013
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places. The service was quick and friendly. The stingrays were very good, hot and well seasoned. The fish and chips was well prepared and the servings were generous.

Thank roxiekay
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Saturday night dinner wasn't very busy our waiter Joseph was great The seafood gumbo and creamy crab bisque was spot on ! Great selection of fresh fish. We had the scallops which were very good and the mixed grill but changed the fish to the...More

Thank scubachef88
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It helps to have the Landry's card. One gets special treatment. The food is typical of good quality Louisiana meals. The food delivery is well timed. This is one of our favorites for special occasions.

Thank Ruben S
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Is there a dress code?
10 September 2016|
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Response from nmlady4011 | Reviewed this property |
It's nice to know there are people out there that still care if nice restaurants have a dress code. Thank you for asking, but, no, there is not a particular dress code. the standard business casual or jeans applies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19529 IH 45, Shenandoah, TX 77385
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Shenandoah
  • Phone Number: +1 281-296-8829