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McAdoo's Seafood Company

196 N Castell Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5002
+1 830-629-3474
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“seafood” (131 reviews)
“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
196 N Castell Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5002
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Reviewed yesterday

Been here many times. This is one of our New Braunfels favorites. This last visit was way below average for McAdoo's. Two of us had fried catfish (one with added shrimp). The shrimp and dish had two shrimp (2!) and just three catfish strips. My...More

Thank 17Bob17
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The scallops are incredible. You have to try the seafood fondue. Great atmosphere for family & friends.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seafood Fondoo is killer good. Cheese. Shrimp. Mushrooms. Crawfish Tails. A few spinach leaves. French Bread slices, toasted. Served in a skillet. I become more and more fond of this place with each visit. Check out the bar.

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every single thing was delicious! Fresh oysters on the half shell. Cold Stella on draft. Traditional shrimp cocktail, hot bread with whipped butter. Mixed seafood brochettes with stuffed shrimp on the side. Key lime pie for dessert. Other family tried filet (rave reviews) halibut and...More

Thank Iliketoea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the wait staff to the delicious margaritas, everything was wonderful! The oysters were plump, briny and yummy. The calamari was spicy and perfectly prepared. Hubby had the mixed grill skewers and raves about the great taste. I had the mahi mahi with jambalaya and...More

Thank wendy y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the center of town, McAdoo is housed in what used to be the main Post Office. It is a large, neoclassical building, with tall columns and a majestic entrance. There is ample parking across the street, or curbside by the restaurant. The inside offers...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 18 April 2018

McAdoos is in the old post office and you can see that in some of the decor. We ate on the patio which was very pleasant although I expect it would be hot in the summer. We had the fried shrimp which was some of...More

1  Thank teachme3244
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Took a drive around New Braunfels and decided to stop in for happy hour. This was our first time here and so glad that we did. The margaritas were delicious and the happy hour food menu was perfect. The “mini fondoo” was delicious, lots of...More

Thank BeckaMG
Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is our favorite restaurant in NB! Amazingly vast menu, huge portions, delicious desserts, outdoor patio, efficient staff. Excellent place to dine. Make reservations on the weekends especially. Don’t miss...

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 10 April 2018

My husband and I went to this restaurant for our anniversary and thoroughly enjoyed the fabulous food and the environment.

Thank Cynthia N
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Bill B
12 November 2017|
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Response from Marla R | Reviewed this property |
Look at their posted menu. I didn’t order gluten free so I’m not much help on that one. The waitress did tell me they had it.
5 November 2015|
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Response from MerleB1 | Reviewed this property |
I dont recall seeing it on the menu
George W
11 April 2015|
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Response from Allen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we went on the weekend and they were!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 N Castell Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-629-3474
Enjoy Texas Creole Favorites, Authentic Cajun Specialties or our Fresh Fish at McAdoo's Seafood Company, located Downtown New Braunfels, TX in the old Post Office. Find the right atmosphere in our Treasury Bar, indoor dining or newly renovated, fully covered patio with live music.
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