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French Quarter Grille

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13000 N. IH-35, Austin, TX
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Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Not as good as old Round Rock location....but

Shame they closed the RR location, food doesn't appear to be as good and ambiance has gone. Food is ok, prices are reasonable just doesn't hit the spot as before. Not many quality Cajun food places in area so even with the downside it's still worth a visit.

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 12, 2014
MICHAEL D
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AUSTIN
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AUSTIN
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Shame they closed the RR location, food doesn't appear to be as good and ambiance has gone. Food is ok, prices are reasonable just doesn't hit the spot as before. Not many quality Cajun food places in area so even with the downside it's still worth a visit.

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Leawood
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45 reviews 45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Wow! Had my birthday dinner here while visiting Austin for the Formula 1 race, and wow am I glad I did. Starting with the Fried Green tomatoes with Crab meat Remoulad, Blackened redfish topped with crawfish etouffe, food was fresh, flavorful and authentic. I've spent a lot of time in the Big Easy, and the food here was better than... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Had dinner with colleagues at this little gem. We did have to wait quite a while (an hour) on a Wednesday evening after being told by our nearby hotel that a reservation would not be needed, so maybe think about calling ahead. The menu is reflective of Louisiana, with lots of seafood, crawfish, crab, and shrimp dishes to choose from.... More 

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Hidden is a strip mall in the Walmart parking lot across fro the garden center. The food is tremendous. Small and intimate setting, don't let the location fool you. I try to visit it each time I am in Austin, about 4-6 times a year.

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austin, tx
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It is recommended by by coworker who knew I like French Quarter at New Orlean. The place is not that big so it is somewhat cozy. Since my husband and I are not a drinker so there is not much to say about the drink menu but the appetizers and entree menu are good. Crawfish etouffee is so delicious that... More 

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Austin, Texas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Burned myself out on BBQ this week, two days in a row, so it was time to shift gears and go in another direction. The French Quarter Grille was chosen for today's lunch. Today's house special was Blackened Chicken with some sort of fancy creamy seafood topping. It sounded good but at the next table I saw something that looked... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Recently I and a friend took in the Cajun charm of the French Quarter Grille. This was our third time there. They are hands down one of the best places in the area for REAL Cajun fare. From catfish, to crawfish this place has it covered. The Crawfish Beignet are scrumptious!, and one of their best sellers. The fish selections... More 

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Winchester, Kentucky
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed having dinner here. The food was good but not great. The stuffed catfish was good but the stuffing did not have enough crawfish....too much filler. The crab and shrimp salad was very good. Portions were good and the service friendly.

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Austin, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I frequent French Quarter Grille often. Why? Because the food is awesome, the staff super friendly and the quality of the food is there every time i go. A real treat!

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San Antonio, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I just love this place, it's impossible to order the wrong thing here. So glad I live so close, we go here all the time.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13000 N. IH-35, Austin, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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