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Currents Restaurant

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6011 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703-4410
+1 903-597-3771
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17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Whitehouse
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been patronizing Currents for about two years. It is truly a hidden jewel. The food and the service are unsurpassed in quality. Yes, it is expensive, but worth the cost!

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Thank Reta B
Tyler,TX
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quiet Monday dinner and we had a great experience. The rainbow trout special was wonderful. My wife had her favorite Mediterranean shrimp and pasta. The French onion soup is always outstanding. We love Currents and it is great for lunch or dinner.

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Thank tylertx
Longview, Texas
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Full disclosure, Eric, the owner is a friend of mine and has served me at other restaraunts where he was either bar tender or waiter or both. That said Eric's driving philosophy is catering to the customer's needs and desires. This comes out every time I go there. If you have special dietary needs, like vegan, then his staff will... More 

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Thank Verne H
Tyler, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

The restaurant has currently gone under new ownership and is now terrible. They have gotten a new wait staff and they are terrible. The owner finds it okay to come and sit at your table for extended periods of time and talk when you make it obvious he is unwanted, and he finds it executable to call you by your... More 

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Thank erickmcdonald
Tyler, Texas
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Currents has been very good and then average other times. The potential of this restaurant is very high, but there are times when the staff and food just don't live up to the expense. Some of the best and worst meals we have had were at this place and its worth the visit.

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Thank slmnsam1
Tyler, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Eaten at the old location and always loved it. Made reservations at 8:15 for a romantic birthday dinner. Arrived, were seated and never saw anyone again for 15 minutes. Finally got someone's attention and ordered tea and water. Never saw anyone again. After another 15 minutes , we left and went to Bernards which was FABULOUS as usual. Was surprised,... More 

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Flint, Texas
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Have had many dining experiences at Currents. The most attentive staff in East Texas. A diverse menu , with a unique Wine list. Willing to prepare additional extras to complement your selection . Would Highly Recommend..

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Thank James L
Bullard, Texas
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152 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Two friends, my wife and myself wanted to have a nice dinner before going to the theater. We decided on Currents as we have been there before and enjoyed the visit. This time we noticed that the background music was a bit loud. Three of us had ordered appetizers along with our meals. My friend was very explicit when she... More 

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DFW
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91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

We had a large Party of about 50 there in the Private Dinning Room and they worked with us beautifully!!!

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Thank JeromeW99
Tyler, Texas
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

I have been to Currents Restaurant many times over the years. While I loved the old location, the newer place has greater atmosphere. Perfect place for a leisurely lunch or dinner. I really enjoy the Crab Bisque, Crawfish Bisque, and all the luncheon choices. My steak (today) was cooked to perfection, my Cosmos were great, and the service was impeccable.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6011 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
  • Phone Number: +1 903-597-3771

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?