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Zydeco Grille - CLOSED

8501 Placida Rd, Cape Haze Plaza, Placida, FL 33946-2427
+1 941-473-7479
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“jambalaya” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cajun & Creole
8501 Placida Rd, Cape Haze Plaza, Placida, FL 33946-2427
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Went w/a friend visiting from out of town & the mature blond waitress was either extremely ditzy or on something. She didn’t write down our orders (3 ppl), & messed up our beverages & appetizers. Worst off it took 2 hrs to receive our dinner....More

Thank JeepGirlVA
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We alternate our Saturday "date night" restaurants. This week we went to Zydeco and found it closed, from what I understand, they will not be reopening. Sorry to see it go, they had a great tender strip steak (choice) and usually had live entertainment. They...More

2  Thank stevek12
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

If you’re in a hurry, don’t bother stopping at this restaurant. You will just be upset about the relaxed and casual service and then write a bad review, that doesn’t take into account the food or the idea of relaxed and casual dining in the...More

2  Thank Peter V
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Our reservation for 12 on a Saturday night, at the commencement of Season, was ready and waiting for the 10 who showed up. Our server, Diane, promptly started us with drinks, was patient while we awaited the remaining couple, to no avail. She was knowledgeable...More

1  Thank BearMistress
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Went there tonight for our weekly date night, I ordered the rib-eye (my favorite anywhere) and my wife order the Jambalaya (medium spice). She said the medium was pretty spicy, but she loved it. They informed me that my rib-eye was not available, but I...More

1  Thank stevek12
Reviewed October 7, 2017

The Zydeco Grill in Placida is more than worth the drive getting there. The menu features many standards like Gumbo, Jambalaya, Cajun Crawfish boil, and Etoufee. Also Po’ Boys and Muffalatta sandwiches are available. The service is very friendly and the owners are on premises...More

1  Thank FloridaRetired
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Awesome food. The crawfish were off the charts, they were cooked perfect. Great Cajun food. Must go!!

Thank Jopo4
Reviewed September 3, 2017

It had been a while since we had been to Zydeco, no particular reason, so we went there a week ago on Saturday night. Consistent with our previous visits, every thing was great. I got my usual rib-eye (medium rare) with mushrooms and my wife...More

Thank stevek12
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Four is had lunch at Zydeco, our friends had eaten there before, but my wife and I had not. The decor and ambiance are intimate and comfortable, the service was excellent. The red beans and rice were delicious! I made the mistake of not getting...More

Thank jerry t
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Service was outstanding by Carrie. Food was wonderful. Do not be in a hurry the food is worth the wait

Thank Andrice N
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8501 Placida Rd, Cape Haze Plaza, Placida, FL 33946-2427
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Placida
  • Phone Number: +1 941-473-7479
  • E-mail
We are trying to slow the pace a bit ...~~~ Gumbo, Red Beans & Rice, Jambalaya, Crawfish Boil, Daily Seafood Specials & Terrific Steaks All Cooked with the Freshest Ingredients & Love. Add a Great Wine Selection or Louisiana Abita Beer, an Order of... Homemade Bread Pudding or Creme Brulee with Zydeco Coffee to Complete Your Cajun Creole Experience ~~~
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