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Jack Allen's Kitchen

#12 of 3,043 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
American, Southwestern, Gluten Free
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7720 Highway 71 West, Austin, TX 78735
+1 512-852-8558
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While in Austin our hotel was near Jack Allen's. We ate here at least three times during our trip getting something different each time. The food is from locally grown sources and is amazing. Biff was our waiter two times and was so welcoming.

Thank Anothercarride
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The pork belly sliders are awesome as it the chicken fried new York steak. Also love the pimento cheese. Happy Hour is awesome 1/2 off appetizers and drink prices are good, sangria is incredible

Thank MIchael G
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was exceptional. We sat outside and even in the middle of a hot summer day it was comfortable. Staff was helpful and friendly.

Thank Rennette B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place. A little high end for a walk in lunch. But well worth it. The only problem is they don't serve sweet tea. My southern red-neck husband was not happy.

Thank Deborah H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I love this place, not only are the food choices great and creative, but the servers act like they really love their job. A rare combination in today's world. I had the buttermilk chicken salad, which is a good blend of greens, crunchy chicken, and spiced walnuts, with a great dressing. It was great. Don't miss their Sunday brunch Which... More 

1 Thank micyer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here both on our way to and from wine country east of Austin, and both times we left impressed. The food was great, especially the pimento cheese they give you to start with. And they had a lot of different variety and specials to choose from.

1 Thank Kevin J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, great farm-to-table food. I ordered off the daily menu and everything was tasted great. This isn't the lowest-cost food option in the area, and unless you're really trying, it's not for those on a diet, but it is a nice stop on the way to Ikea or if you happen to be around there. I would definitely return... More 

Thank PensantALaMer
San Antonio, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a really good veggie burger the bun was so good and the veggies too. My boyfriend was not so thrilled so I came to terms that it was more of a chick place to me now.

Thank April H
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Want something out of the ordinary? This is the place to go! Been here several times. They have 2 locations also. Both are very good. We've had fish tacos, pork belly sliders, mac n cheese and burgers - all were great! Service was great too. Staff could answer all our questions and make good suggestions based on our tastes. We... More 

1 Thank Jacqueline T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for dinner. Both of our meals were excellent. Very friendly and helpful staff. The prices were very fair.

1 Thank Lindsey R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Southwestern, Gluten Free
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7720 Highway 71 West, Austin, TX 78735
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-852-8558

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