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Babin's Seafood House - Woodlands

19529 IH 45, Shenandoah, TX 77385
(281) 296-8829
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Ranked #5 of 22 Restaurants in Shenandoah
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Sep 18, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Montgomery, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Very good seafood. Have not had a bad dish. You should sign up for the Landry's card.The service and food always good. Atmosphere is good. Lots of special fish you can't find everywhere.

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Houston, Texas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Stopped by before a visit to Cythnia Woods. Our server (Eric) was excellent and attentive offering choices and suggestions that paired well with what we were looking for. More so, other servers and employees were polite and helpful. Food was very good and we highly recommend the bread pudding. If we are in The Woodlands again, we would definitely visit.

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Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We've been here several times over the years, and watched as it has slowly gone downhill. Recently we went again with another couple, hoping for a better experience. Unfortunately, it just wasn't to be. First, the good. No reservations needed on a Thursday at 7pm because the restaurant was only half full, which might have been a forewarning. The restaurant... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
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93 reviews 93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We've been here several times and the food is OK....service is above average. There's just a lot of other choices when it comes to seafood places.

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Willis, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Love the fired shrimp. The only thing I have a quibble with is sometimes the host/hostess gets a bit off track. (As in assigning waitstaff to my table.)

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Houston
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Babin's is part of the Landry's restaurant empire. As expected, they deliver a reliable and consistent seafood experience, although it is not particularly creative or unique. Fresh fish offerings on the chalkboard reflect seasonal catch with the chance to select prep technique and toppings. Entrees come with choice of two sides, ranging from a very good Greek salad to Creole... More

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Nashville
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Although we had gone in search of boiled crawfish, the wife and I ended up enjoying boiled shrimp and the half-and-half (fried crawfish and crawfish etouffee). The fried crawfish was seasoned, very lightly battered and pan fried. The result was delicate, flavorful and delicious and bore no resemblance to the deep fried wad of breading that is usually found. It... More

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Tyler, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We had an excellent server. Very friendly. Even introduced himself and shock our hands. They have very good food here. Have eaten here before when in The Woodlands.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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385 reviews 385 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
462 helpful votes 462 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

This was the office favorite before we retired. Just visited here with friends today after being away for over a year and it is still a great place for fresh fish. The menu is varied, lots of great spicy offerings, fish choices come blackened/broiled/fried, service was fast and friendly. My fish was excellent with a wonderful topping (pontchartrain). Hubby’s fish... More

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Dallas, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Went here for lunch. Had heard good things about it. We ordered from the lunch menu. I had the étouffée. It seemed like a somewhat small portion for the cost, but it was very good and nicely spicy. Others had the trout, they said it was very good. The service was good, and our waitress had no problem filling some... More

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