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Jack Allen's Kitchen

#9 of 3,028 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
American, Southwestern
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7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX 78735-8208
+1 512-852-8558
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Austin, Texas
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic food from salads, to to burgers to yummy fried beef ribs to the very best Mac'n Cheese in America. A group of servers who know the menu and are proud to tell you about the food and convert a sense of pride because they have the good fortune to work there!!! .

Thank chuckbizbuilder
Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We eat at Jack's all the time. It is close to our home and in Austin that means a lot. There farm to table food is great. I have seen the owner/cook at the market on more than one occasion.

Thank lori d
Austin, Texas
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our last dinner at Jack Allen's was a mixed bag. My wife had the fish tacos and said they were good. We ordered some broiled Brussels sprouts for the table and all agreed those were outstanding. I ordered a chopped beef sandwich and it was terrible. The rest of the group had surf and turf and chicken fried steak. All... More 

Thank mikesabirder
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place to eat good food! Teh ingrediants are local. Trout is great, Burger is amazing, 13 spiced chicken pasta. all in all great food and service is great. only one negative! parking!! not their fault but place is very busy and parking maybe a problem so go early :-)

Thank Genghis
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209 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 504 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service was great and the Burger was good with a nice "char" flavor, however the appetizers could have been more flavorful....just average

Thank TikiTex
Phoenix, Arizona
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food....whether you choose items that are good or bad for you. Service is good and so is the beer selection. Book ahead even midweek. Parking is limited but there is free valet service. Never been disappointed here.

Thank Morton999
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best 5 Cheese Macaroni I ever had. The chocolate bomb is a must have. Staff is super friendly and knows every detail of every dish on the menu. Super pleasant environment. We had lunch on the patio and couldn't have been any nicer: music, nice view, fireplace...definitely the best option near Austin

Thank acrogno
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My family took me here for dinner when I was visiting. So many delicious choices at reasonable prices. The chicken fried steak was great. The tacos was tasty. And all in a nice- Texas country, but not cutesy setting. The prices were very reasonable.

Thank Judy G
Dallas, United States
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing and the atmosphere and service are enjoyable. Drinks have fresh juices in them and are really tasty. Everything is good - you can't go wrong when ordering.

Thank Debra P
Austin, Texas
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157 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I reviewed this place several years ago as average mainly due to the prices and noise. Since then we have visited twice again and I must update my thinking on Jack's. Once again I am impressed by our visit to Jack's. We had a great experience on December 23 2016 and decided to return to try the Sunday brunch today.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Southwestern
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, 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

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