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Ralph & Kacoo's

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3107 South 1st Street, Lufkin, TX 75901
+1 936-634-8000
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I took my girlfriend on a date here. It was the first time for both of us to go. We really enjoyed it. Food was awesome, great environment.

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Thank Jennifer A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First time at this restaurant. However it is a favorite of my brother in law. I can see why. Service and food were excellent. I wasn't sure what might be on menu since it is a Cajun type establishment. But, it had a great variety. Fried Gulf shrimp was very good.

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Thank rbeike
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

R & K just as good here as the original in Louisiana. In Lufkin, that's a big deal as dining out selections are limited.

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Thank Bob E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the gator both types and this has to be tried (especially when you're european). No french speacker un a cajun restaurant and the service could be more pleasant. The steacks are perfect the cajun potatoe is a good choice

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Thank estelleetnico
Denison, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a clean restaurant and the rolls were DELISH! My shrimp was good but my potato was so so warm. Bless the waitress' heart, she was a dingbat but friendly. I probably would not go back here.

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Thank Vickie M
Austin, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my guaranteed eating stop when in Deep East Texas. Excellent food and friendly service. A good selection of seafood above and beyond the regular offerings like fried catfish and shrimp.

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Thank Woodville
Houston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough about the food here everything is delicious!!!! The staff is friendly and the service is excellent!! Love the ambiance and they offer live music a couple days a week also!!

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Thank Baccibleu
Sugar Land, Texas
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

My husband & I met my friend & his son for lunch at Ralph & Kacoo's Restaurant. Fresh oysters on half shell was our appetizer. Yummy. I ordered (from their lunch menu) Achafalaya, which was composed of grilled fish, crawfish, green beans & potato. My friend ordered gumbo & salad combo. My husband & my friend's son ordered catfish poboys.... More 

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Thank Journeyland
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Best cajun food around my area. What a selection! Gator, shrimp, steak! Oh-la-weee! Service was exellent...food was great. Steak cooked to order Beignet were awsome. Wish they had coffee with chickory, but not a deal breaker. Live music! Zydeco in the restrooms. Don't miss a chance to visit!

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Thank Michael B
Lufkin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a business dinner. On my last visit the waiter tried to tell me that a Cabernet was a white wine. Our server this time was much better and the food was very very good!

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Thank Dwayne H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3107 South 1st Street, Lufkin, TX 75901
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-634-8000

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