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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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Traditional Shrimp Cocktail
with cocktail sauce
Mixed Oysters & Shrimp
half dozen Gulf oysters & a half dozen cold boiled shrimp
Jumbo Shrimp $14.95
Shrimp & Jumbo Lump Crab $17.95
Hand Tossed Cocktails
avocado, olive oil, lemon juice, house-made cocktail sauce
Dozen $17.95
Half Dozen $11.95
Gulf Coast Oysters
Dozen $21.95
Half Dozen $14.95
Blue Point Oysters
Oysters Baton Rouge
oysters on the half shell baked with a Parmesan Romano cheese sauce
Oysters Pappadeaux
crabmeat, spinach & hollandaise
Oyster Duo
a combination of Oysters Baton Rouge & Pappadeaux
Grilled Spanish Octopus
lemon garlic potato, EVOO, blistered tomatoes, toasted hazelnuts & fresh herbs
md $16.95
lg $21.95
Crispy Fried Alligator
fresh cut potato sticks & Creole dipping sauce
md $16.95
lg $21.95
Fried Calamari
with artichoke hearts, a spicy marinara sauce & lemon aioli
Lump Crab & Spinach Dip
with Parmesan crostini
New England Lobster Bites
Maine lobster swimming in lemon garlic butter with wilted spinach & grilled cheese bread
Coconut Shrimp
with a Cajun slaw & a spicy, sweet dipping sauce
Mozzarella Cheese Bites
with a spicy marinara sauce
Crab Fingers
fried or sautéed, seasonal
Cajun sausage stuffed with dirty rice
Shrimp & Crawfish Fondeaux
with garlic bread
sm $13.95
md $18.95
lg $22.95
Pappas Greek Salad
salad with fresh vegetables, imported kalamata olives, capers, pepperoncini peppers, oregano & feta cheese in Pappas Greek dressing, prepared tableside
Classic Caesar
chopped romaine hearts, Creole roasted baby tomatoes, croutons, Parmesan cheese & Caesar dressing
Fried Crawfish $16.95
Chicken Tenderloins $15.95
Grilled Salmon $22.95
Chopped Salad
mixed greens with sweet baby tomatoes, egg, Applewood bacon, red onion, avocado, aged cheddar & Jack cheese in a creamy vinaigrette
Pappadeaux House Salad
mixed greens with croutons, baby tomatoes, red onion, egg, Applewood bacon, aged cheddar & choice of dressing
Grilled Chicken $15.95
Blackened Salmon $22.95
Shrimp $16.95
Creole Caesar Salad
crisp romaine with Creole roasted baby tomatoes, herb croutons, Parmesan cheese & house-made Caesar dressing
Shrimp $16.95
Shrimp & Jumbo Lump Crab $19.95
Shrimp & Lobster $22.95
Seafood Cobb Salad
mixed greens with honey Applewood bacon, bleu cheese, egg, avocado, baby tomatoes with house vinaigrette & creamy vinaigrette
cup $8.95
bowl $12.95
"Louisiana" Shrimp Gumbo
cup $8.95
bowl $12.95
"Louisiana" Seafood Gumbo
cup $8.95
bowl $12.95
Andouille Sausage & Seafood Gumbo
cup $9.95
bowl $13.95
Crawfish Bisque
Served with French Fries. Substitute a Baked Potato 3.95. Add a cup of Gumbo 7.95.
sm $21.95
md $27.95
lg $31.95
Fried Shrimp
md $19.95
lg $23.95
Fried Oysters
2 $14.95
3 $21.95
Stuffed Crab
2 $13.95
4 $22.95
Stuffed Shrimp
md $19.95
lg $27.95
Crawfish Dinner
md $18.95
lg $25.95
Shrimp & Cajun Chicken Tenderloins
md $12.95
lg $17.95
Cajun Chicken Tenderloins
Crab Finger Dinner
2 $16.95
4 $27.95
Catfish Fillets
2 $24.95
3 $28.95
Soft Shell Crab
Jumbo Shrimp Brochette
char-grilled bacon wrapped shrimp filled with Monterey Jack cheese & a sliver of jalapeño with dirty rice
Mixed Seafood Grill
two skewers of assorted seafood char-grilled over dirty rice
Shrimp Creole & Grits
with creamy cheese grits, andouille & sweet corn
Crawfish Etouffee
with white rice
Shrimp Etouffee
with white rice
Crawfish Platter
fried crawfish & crawfish etouffee
Pasta Mardi Gras
linguine tossed with crawfish, andouille sausage & crimini mushrooms in a marinara cream sauce topped with jumbo grilled shrimp
Grilled Half Chicken
marinated in garlic & rosemary, with mashed potatoes & fresh sautéed spinach
Prime Beef Rib-Eye
16 oz. with mashed potatoes & broccolini
8 oz. $39.95
10 oz. $44.95
Filet Mignon
with mashed potatoes & asparagus
Filet Mignon Oscar
8 oz. filet finished with jumbo lump crabmeat & bearnaise with mashed potatoes & asparagus
Filet Mignon & Grilled Rock Lobster
with mashed potatoes & fresh green beans
Grilled Caribbean Lobster Tail
10-12 oz. with mashed potatoes & broccolini
Live Maine Lobster
steamed lobster by the pound, with melted butter & pappardelle pasta
md $43.95
lg $49.95
Alaskan King Crab
with pappardelle pasta
Fresh Green Beans & Almonds
Spaghetti Squash
Mashed Potatoes
Collard Greens & Turnips
Sautéed Spinach
Red Beans & Rice
Butternut Squash & Hazelnuts
Cheese Grits Andouille & Corn
substitute $3.95
substitute $3.95
Baked Potato
substitute $3.95
Pappardelle Pasta
Garlic Bread
Dirty Rice
French Fries
Onion Rings
Flown in Daily! Add a Caesar Salad or Dinner Salad 4.95 Add a Cup of Gumbo 7.95
Rainbow Trout & Shrimp
pan-grilled trout & shrimp with sautéed spinach in a lemon butter sauce
Crispy Blackened Texas Redfish
with jumbo lump crab brown butter, Southern collards & turnips
Giant Shrimp & Grits
grilled shrimp, sautéed spinach, creamy cheese grits with andouille & sweet corn in a spicy Creole butter
Crispy Atlantic Salmon & Scallop
spicy ginger glazed salmon with seared shrimp, scallop & jumbo lump crab over fresh sautéed spinach
Grilled Tilapia & Jumbo Shrimp
crabmeat in a lemon butter with tomato, hazelnut & green bean barley salad
Shrimp, Scallop & Spanish Octopus Pappardele Pasta
grilled Spanish octopus, shrimp, scallops, roasted tomatoes & hazelnut pesto in a light lemon butter
Red Snapper & Rock Shrimp
Costa Rican Mahi & Crab
With choice of our signature sauces Lemon Caper | Lemon & Herb Olive Oil | Garlic Butter-Scampi Style
7 oz. $22.95
11 oz. $29.95
Atlantic Salmon
char-grilled, with green beans
Rainbow Trout
pan-grilled, with sautéed spinach
Red Snapper
pan-grilled, with spaghetti squash
Texas Redfish
char-grilled, with broccolini
7 oz. $23.95
pan-grilled, with spaghetti squash
3 $25.95
4 $29.95
Jumbo Sea Scallops
seared, with broccolini
Costa Rican Mahi
Mississippi Catfish Opelousas
blackened catfish with oysters, shrimp & jumbo lump crabmeat in a lemon garlic butter sauce, with dirty rice
7 oz. $29.95
11 oz. $33.95
Atlantic Salmon Yvette
char-grilled salmon with shrimp, crawfish, mushrooms & spinach, in a sherry white wine sauce, with dirty rice
Texas Redfish Pontchartrain
pan-grilled redfish with jumbo lump crabmeat & shrimp in a brown-butter wine sauce, with dirty rice
Costa Rican Mahi Alexander
Convivial chain dishing up hearty portions of New Orleans-style seafood, steaks, salads & more.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have not had a bad meal here, lunch or dinner. The food quality is phenomenal which keeps bringing me back. The salads, fish, steak, bread, soups, and appetizers are all excellent and you will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank adammhunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife is a cancer survivor. So every six months we drive over 8 hrs. for a check up. Every year she has a mammogram. Today we had a mammogram. Good results and good food go together. When we come to Houston we have to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Arcadio R
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Seafood! A wide variety of delicious seafood prepared in scrumptious combinations! The menu provides choices for every size appetite, with take-out boxes cheerfully provided if you manage to hold yourself back from cleaning your plate! And the servers are well-informed about the foods and preparation...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JustPhyllis
Reviewed November 8, 2018

I am contacting you to inform you of the horrible customer service that I received at your establishment. I arrived at your establishment at 2:53. Nearly ten minutes later my order was taken by Morgan and I was informed that it would be 15 minutes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Tiffany F
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Pappadeaux's is a must whenever I come to Houston - I figure the seafood has to be on point in comparison to other Pappadeaux's in non-costal cities. I was not let down during my October 2018 visit to the one on South Loop West Freeway....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jessABamaGirl
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Visiting the Houston area. Pappadeaux was recommend by several people we know so we stopped in for lunch. We enjoyed a beautiful and delicious crab cake, grilled fresh seafood over dirty rice, and grilled shrimp with cheese grits. Our waiter was a real hoot, telling...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sebarber
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

There was a big event in Houston during our visit so I was pleased at the level of service that was provided even thoughI knew they were very busy. We tried the Cat 30 and the Purple Voodoo (which I loved). Loved the Morroccan Salmon...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TonzHD
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Ordered the grilled octopus, and wow! It was really good. Great grilled flavor and very tender. I didn’t expect much, have had the best octopus in Portugal and Spain, but I couldn’t resist ordering it. They have really upped the menu offerings. The service was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TexasCorkie
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We ordered a special high priced dinner which was served at room temperature. Jarrod, the manager had it remade and it came back perfectly cooked. He also bought us a piece of cheesecake for our trouble. Notwithstanding the problem, the food was superb. Gumbo was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JB5445
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Pappadeaux's has the best Mardi Gras Pasta and Seafood platter there is. There were able to accommodate 27 guests and we only had to wait 25 minutes. The server was excellent. Great place to dine

Date of visit: July 2018
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Yes. You can order them.
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Response from 268MichaelS268 | Reviewed this property |
Only for large parties
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Response from MsAnn65 | Reviewed this property |
10pm weekdays 11 Fri & Sat
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