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Zydeco Grille

8501 Placida Rd, Cape Haze Plaza, Placida, FL 33946-2427
+1 941-473-7479
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“jambalaya” (35 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8501 Placida Rd, Cape Haze Plaza, Placida, FL 33946-2427
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A short trip down Placida Rd brought us to Zydeco Grill. Sort of tucked away behind a car wash, but worth looking for. Greeted at the door by Matt who seated and served us and was a pleasure. Cool and quiet atmosphere with background music...More

Thank Lydia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for Sunday Brunch today. I had Eggs Sardou and they were terrific. Actually everything my husband and I had today were terrific and on point. Service was friendly and attentive, yet laid back. The chef even stuck her head out on the...More

Thank SmittieRichardson
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Come to this hidden gem and be prepared to unwind, enjoy great food, chat at the friendly bar, and on many nights and Sunday brunch listen to live music. The restaurant is Cajun in orientation and ambiance. While the Cajun fare is always delicious there...More

Thank welltravelledinsarasota
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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Wow!! Been visiting the area for years (part time local). The calamari is the best you will find anywhere in the Placida/Englewood/Venice area. The restaurant has a chef...not a line cook and not from cardboard. Can't say as much for a number of the places...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2017

You don't have to miss New Orleans if you can dine at Zydeco! The food brings you right back there. It's reminiscent of the food served at KPaul's Louisiana Kitchen when the maestro lived and conjured his magic there! Zydeco serves everything you expect and...More

Thank Wendolyn355
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The first place we go when we arrive in Florida every spring. The jambalaya is amazing. Staff is terrific. Very nice and quiet atmosphere

Thank chrismearle
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Well we went back again. About our 5th time at this location. Food is always good. Disappointed that they were out of crawfish. I had gumbo and oyster poorboy, wife had shrimp poorboy. Ended the meal with there great bread pudding. There were 10 of...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Our last trip in for lunch took 15 minutes to order a beverage and receive a menu. Another 15 to get the beverage. The wait staff complained about being busy and made us feel like we were a burden. Short of going to ask a...More

Thank lamiller2017
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Is it a bar? Is it a cafe? It's both (!)with live music to boot on a Sunday morning. Brunch here is not a buffet but regular menu items .....I had the Eggs Sardou which was two poached eggs on a crab filled half artichoke...More

1  Thank Supercommuter
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Zydeco Grille is a great eatery in Placida Florida. We have been their a few times, while visiting friends and have enjoyed it each time. A great Cajun menu gave us tasty dishes big enough to share. They have music too. Country on Tuesday night...More

1  Thank tootie2-926
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Chuck M
Just double checking that Jr will be playing Tuesday as per usual? Always great food and we love this Blue Grass Band.
April 17, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine
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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