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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%
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“brunch” (113 reviews)
“pimento cheese” (62 reviews)
“fried beef” (21 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Its like they took a Texas road house and kicked it up several notches. Appetizers are so good sometimes I get several for my meal. Don't miss the quail legs!

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch plenty of parking complimentary valet service very friendly staff all smiles we didn't realize it was happy hour all starters were 1/2 off this was at 4:30 pm our server was very knowledgeable about the menu and recommended the...More

Thank jonliz1981
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were a team of 8 collegues going for lunch. Instant table and fast service og both drinks and food. Good quality food. OK restrooms.

Thank lfrasmus
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice big place with great service, nice menu and good food at reasonable prices. We knew it was popular when the parking lot was packed on a Sunday evening for dinner.

Thank Datsun280Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Jack Allen's on the way to see the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. The food was above average--a step above somewhere like a Chili's or similar dining place. We had chips and salsa and guacamole for appetizers. My daughters had the macaroni...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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