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Jack Allen's Kitchen

) #13 of 3,127 Restaurants in Austin €€ - €€€ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
+1 512-852-8558
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (70 reviews)
“fried beef” (21 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
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Reviewed yesterday

With only a few hours lead time, I was asked to organize a dinner for about a dozen colleagues in Austin for a conference. I chose the best-rated restaurant that was closest to our location, and it was Jack Allen's Kitchen. I was able to...More

Thank markk95
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bri the waitress was lovely, she recommended a great wine and was very knowledgeable of the menu. The salad was delicious and so was the desert.

Thank BritsinTexas
Reviewed 4 days ago

Showed up and spend about 10 minutes trying to get into parking spot, when someone finally pulled out. I get parked, and head inside when the valet come running in after and gets in my face telling me I had to move my car. Normally,...More

Thank BeeCaveDan
Reviewed 5 days ago

Casual place a 10-20 minutes out of town but worth the drive. Sat outside overlooking a creek. Food very good,,service good, prices reasonable. Had a Texas feel which we liked being on vacation. Both couples enjoyed. Would return.

Thank bobretired
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant several times when in town on business. We were looking forward to this visit, and saved our daily calories for a great meal. This did not work in our favor! The fish tacos left much to be desired and the...More

Thank ladybugtx76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in to have a bite at Jack Allen's after we drove from Fort Worth. We got in easily and sat on the patio. Nice restaurant with a laid back feel. The patio looks out over a creek which was nice. We had great...More

Thank 536JenniferD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a return visit to Jack Allens. Amazing service, great, interesting Austin food with very good drinks. Nothing has changed, it's still a much visit for anyone in Austin local, or visiting,.

Thank AustinEEE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An Austin visit means dining at Jack Allen's... we had drinks and one of our favorites - smoked ribs quesadilla. We also started with the queso appetizer which had a huge scoop of guacamoles and chunks of pork - so good!! I also tried the...More

Thank Bretmcbunch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good for large groups and family events. wide variety of choices--local foods and fun specials. always crowded so make reservations pretty far in advance.

Thank m343
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great drinks....Great Appitizers! Happy Hour has half price apps. Can't go wrong, but can recommend the chilie fries, stackers, and quesadillas. HIGHLY recommended!

Thank Gary M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
are you serving fried cod fish today
14 April 2017|
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Response from RWG2020 | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant
Are there certain hours for Happy Hour?
13 March 2017|
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Response from Judy G | Reviewed this property |
The website says 3-7:00 Monday through Friday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
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
  • E-mail
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