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Hoover's Cooking

2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
+1 512-479-5006
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
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2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

Four of us wanted to linger for over an hour reminiscing while being served fresh drinks, hot food with a choice of how spicy. Hoovers ticked all those boxes for us. The "glass" of lemonade was a small pitcher! Since there were free refills, they...More

Thank KiwiBob1948
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to find good pork ribs in beef-obsessed Texas. The ribs at Hoover’s are great - delicious and falling off the bone. I love the ever-changing options for fresh sides and desserts. The meatloaf is also a solid entree choice, but it’s almost impossible...More

Thank kennydb69
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I was in Austin for work and eating a lunch that involved talking to colleagues while eating. The service was adequate but nothing special. The server was fine but not especially nice. When asked for recommendations he gave the standard this is popular, blah, blah,...More

Thank Jayshively
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The mashed potatoes were dry. Truthfully I don't remember my entree was not memorable enough for me to remember it. Wait staff was sort of slow and didn't check in often. I might give it another shot if I'm in the area.

Thank rtmidland
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We ordered a burger with mac and cheese and baked beans and mashed potatoes and chopped steak w mushrooms. so good did i mention the cowboy baked beans..omg. best ever had. really. wow. go back again & again.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The staff at Hoover's was fantastic (attentive and friendly). Outside of the staff, I was not a big fan of Hoover's. The food was OK, but nothing special. For the price, I would recommend going elsewhere. I had the fried catfish with a few sides...More

Thank Katie K
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This place was not on our list we kept going to places and being turned away for the size of our family so Hoover’s was a happy accident. We had given up and hoped they would take us in. I am so glad they did....More

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 24 June 2018

First time here. Visited with family during a trip to Austin. Anyone who follows my reviews knows I can be pretty picky. i found the following: Restrooms were very clean Service was very polite, nice, and knowledgeable about the menu. We tried the muffuletta sandwich,...More

1  Thank NiftyGrammy
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We are Texan's living in Ecuador so when we come back we are wanted good southern food. Hoover's looked like it would satisfy our craving. Great chicken fried steak smothered in cream gravy, mashed potatoes, and fried okra. The only thing missing was our meal...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

The service at Hoover's is fantastic. The staff is very friendly and professional. The other customers were also friendly. Hoover's has a great atmosphere. The salad I ordered was decent for the price yet not stellar.

Thank Andrew B
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Response from kenmac3 | Property representative |
Please contact a manager at the restaurant at (512) 470-5006 and ask about the Brook's Room. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > University of Texas
  • Neighbourhood: University of Texas
  • Phone Number: +1 512-479-5006
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