We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


5475 West Loop S, Houston, TX 77081-2288
+1 713-838-2200
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“boudin balls” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
5475 West Loop S, Houston, TX 77081-2288
Write a Review
Reviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is great. It is too noisy most of the time and they no longer serve oysters. Good fried catfish.

Thank 67arthure
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I have been coming here as a family favorite for years. Came back yesterday and now...no oysters! No onion rings. Seems sea food on platter is less. Loaded with fries and filler hushpuppies, etc. The platter is not worth the price. They have apparently been...More

Thank Blade P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Menu has totally changed. Things we always went there for is no longer available. Either money trouble or sold out. So sad. Looking for a new place to go. See ya boudreaux's

1  Thank JJ B
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I have been a 3-4 times per week (and most Sundays) customer to Boudreaux's Gulfgate location for the past 2 years. So much so that all the regular staff know my face, name, order or voice when I order by phone. Three months ago, I...More

3  Thank IamaPhoenix
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Just left Boudreaux's after getting my money back for this so called poboy. Five shrimp? Really? They refused to add more shrimp. In addition, po boys are served on French bread, not a baguette, but at least you advertised that. You may also want to...More

1  Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was great! Especially since it was after 8pm and we wanted seafood!! The LA Platter was perfect with fish, shrimp, hush puppies, and Boudain Balls! Everything was good and flavorful!!! Oh, please save room for the bread pudding!!! Muah!!

Thank Anetta Sidberry P
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

No matter what brings me to Houston, I ALWAYS visit this place. There is always something on the menu to have a different choice each time I visit. There are even fabulous salads on the menu. This is a fabulous eatery and there are also...More

Thank Y. J
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Crawfish or Shrimp Etouffee great staple dishes. The garlic bread with this is awesome, you might want to order an extra piece.

Thank James S
Reviewed 5 September 2016

If you prefer REALLY salty food then this is the place for you! I ordered 2 appetizers to serve me as a meal (fried pickles and fried boudin balls). The food was served immediately and hot but it was so very salty that it was...More

1  Thank Regina M
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I was here for my birthday and I had excellent service! The Shrimp BLT was delicious and the Chocolate Mousse Cake was to die for. My only issue was that my fries were really salty.

Thank Jean-Marie H
Nearby Restaurants
Enoteca Rossa
29 reviews
1.04 km away
Luigi's Pizzeria
16 reviews
1.08 km away
Shipley Do-Nut Shop
7 reviews
1.09 km away
Luling City Market Real Texas Bar-B-Que
119 reviews
1.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Galleria
3,778 reviews
1.86 km away
Water Wall
963 reviews
1.46 km away
Ice at the Galleria
139 reviews
2.00 km away
Williams Tower
36 reviews
1.60 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Boudreaux's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5475 West Loop S, Houston, TX 77081-2288
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-838-2200
Serving Cajun Comfort Cuisine in a casual dining atmosphere. Full service catering, delivery and take out available. Full service bar with daily Happy Hour features!