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Jack Allen's Kitchen

#10 of 3,054 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
+1 512-852-8558
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Iowa
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate lunch here and it's a nice atmosphere. I had the Chicken fried NY strip and it was alright. The green chili sauce was a great touch to the mashed potatoes. The menu is small but a nice place to spot for dinner or lunch.

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Thank WanderlustSydney123
Austin, Texas
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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited and loved Jack Allens for years now. They've opened two new jack Allens, and a new seafood restaurant called Salt Traders in Round Rock. Today, my husband and I leave for a year abroad, and chose Jack Allens as our last US dining experience. Only happiness here. Try the guacamole, burgers, ruby trout salad and the margaritas!... More 

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Thank BabsdeAustin
Drangsnes, Iceland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent salads. My friend has severe food allergies and the staff went out of their way to make sure the foods didn't contain any of the harmful ingredients. We also had not seen each other in some time and we were encouraged to take our time and visit.

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Thank barbdiabrn
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat at this place at least once/week. I'll call it in and they bring it out to me when valet parking is available. I've eaten just about everything on the menu but my 'go to' favs are the Fat Jack burger, medium rare with sweet potato fries. I always get the Fancy Country Club Chicken salad to eat the... More 

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Thank Suzanne S
washington
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal. The service was great. Everyone was so nice and friendly. We had the quail appetizer (yum), house salad (very fresh) and the chicken fried beef rib(wow). The place is big and the patio is really nice.

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Thank stbeachlover
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and surroundings and staff. Location hard to beat...unless you live in Round Rock. Small plates are sufficient for any visit. Definitely worth the trip.

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Thank jstanreid
Austin
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met another couple for dinner. We had never been before so made a reservation for a Monday night, requesting a table by the gorgeous green belt we'd heard about. Arrived before our friends to find reservations would not have been needed as many tables were open by the green belt. However, we were taken to a drab, nondescript booth section... More 

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Austin
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I come here from time to time--not cause the food is earth shatteringly good, it is a respite from the typical fare though. While creativity abounds with the menu choices, the end result is not great, but above average. Well, compared to the other available fare in the immediate area, Jack Allen's is a good choice. And the service is... More 

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Thank michaelbA8275QN
Austin, Texas
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to 3 of the Jack Allen locations and all have been excellent. Food is wonderful, service is well done, and the restaurant has a nice vibe. It is a little noisy in there because it's all hard surfaces, which seems to be pretty common in restaurants these days. I had the ruby trout which was some of the... More 

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Thank Jill H
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is fresh and tasty. Service is very good and waiters are friendly. Reservations are recommended to avoid a wait for a table. However, we have sometimes been able to get seated immediately without reservations.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
  • 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?