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The Local

120 That Way St, Lake Jackson, TX 77566-5210
+1 979-297-9300
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
“pork shank” (6 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
120 That Way St, Lake Jackson, TX 77566-5210
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lake Jackson is not a place to expect healthy and good food options. The salads here are large and fresh, but a bit pricy for the area. I will eat here when ever I visit because it has the healthiest and freshest choices.

Thank Mringler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be in my top list, but several years back they significantly increased their prices. The food is good, and the environment is nice, but they charge 50% more than other folks.

Thank Collin F
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I always come here for sweeties they are the best. It is very nice and clean and the staff is always friendly. Great place to go for the whole family.

Thank anitriad2017
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This popular local place is well named. I really like their steaks, but there are lots of good things here. The salads are good, and there are lots of good sandwiches.

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Love their soups and sandwiches! They have great salads too, they are a little pricey but they are also very filling. Don't skip out on the cookies while you're there!

Thank Gaby S
Reviewed 21 March 2017

fabulous! the food was excellent. The owner Gaye was there and made sure everything was ready! The room was decorated beautifully!

1  Thank txtiger2017
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Whether you want a salad or a very good burger this is the place! Very tasty, and would return next time I'm in the area.

1  Thank Owen D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Local is sort of the hip happenin' place in Lake Jackson at lunch time. But, after you go a few times, you'll tire of the never changing menu. Especially for vegetarians, there are like 2-3 options of any interest. And not even that exciting....More

Thank Robert J
LadyATX, Owner at The Local, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Hi Robert, Thank you so much for taking time out of your day to give us feedback. I always appreciate when my customers reach out. I frequently run Vegetarian specials for lunch and dinner. What type of dishes would you like to see offered at...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

It was great, my only complaint is the prices are a bit high. Very beautiful desserts. Great for a business lunch, classy place!

Thank Christina P
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were in town to visit family and after battling a cold for two days, we decided to try The Local. We went there originally because they had a fresh soup, but the only one that they had the day we were there was one...More

1  Thank Neal B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 That Way St, Lake Jackson, TX 77566-5210
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Lake Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 979-297-9300
Description
Whether you visit us for breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee & dessert, cocktails with friends, big or small catered events, we strive to provide the best experience for our customers. Our goal is to be know for having the best food, ambiance, drink & service.
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