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Zydeco Louisiana Diner

1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
+1 713-759-2001
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good54%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“cornbread” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The oyster po-boy sandwich is quite tasty. It comes with homestyle fries. Medium priced for what you get. Cooked fresh when you order.

Thank david_seymour1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch and dinner place. Plate lunches are particularly good, serving a great array of authentic cajun delicacies that change every day. It's a no-frills place with a cafeteria line for service, but don't let that put you off. It keeps the prices reasonable and is...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I'm from Louisiana and it is awesome that we have good ole southern, cajun food, here in Houston. Keep up the great cooking and we'll keep coming by. Thanks for all.

Thank gailbU1442AL
Reviewed 3 October 2017

So I have been driving past Zydeco for years, saying to myself, one day I am going to check it out. Well I finally did just that. It is a cafitaria style place and everything seams to be fryed. If that sounds apealing to you,...More

Thank avelachina
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've been to Zydeco a few times and have never been disappointed. Of the cajun/creole restaurants in Houston, this is one of my favorites, and I prefer it to the other cajun restaurant in downtown Houston. Great shrimp creole and crawfish etouffee. And don't miss...More

Thank David Y
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This charming Midtown lunch venue is a true Houston treasure. The hearty fare is simply scrumptious as well as well priced.

Thank N512RGmichelles
Reviewed 27 September 2017

In town for a convention, and tired of eating overpriced food that is OK, and sometimes good, but rarely worth the price. I was searching high and low for a place that would be open past 6:00 PM when we got out of the convention....More

Thank MarcellusMan
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I think this restaurant has a good reputation and a good food. If I was still here I would go at this restaurant. I like its cat fish and its fries are the best fries I've tasted in my life!!

Thank max o
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Lunch steam table fantastic .home cooking Family rescipes . Or you can order off menue.cant leave without taking bread pudding home

Thank Thewholetruth60
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I used to live near this restaurant and visited several times. Good po'boys & gumbo if you want to give those a try. The setting is casual and laid back.

Thank Drew M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Pease St, Houston, TX 77002-7627
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-759-2001
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Zydeco Louisiana Diner has been serving up South Louisiana home cooking in Downtown Houston since 1988. Our menu features family recipes that have been handed down for three generations and includes daily specials you won't find anywhere else in the city. All items are prepared fresh daily, and as a result, we boast some of the most loyal customers in town, many who have been with us from the beginning.We serve lunch every weekday and the restaurant is available for private parties for dinner and on the weekends. Zydeco also offers lunch catering and bulk orders for takeout.Zydeco favorites include jambalaya, gumbo, fried chicken, pork chops, shrimp and crab piquante, catfish, and crawfish etouffee. We also offer vegetarian options.
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