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Jax Grill

#461 of 7,241 Restaurants in Houston}
€€ - €€€American, , Cajun & Creole
1613 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007-3460
+1 713-861-5529
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (8 reviews)
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“catfish” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole
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1613 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007-3460
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

You can't miss with their salads, burgers, or chicken fried steak/chicken. Portions are generous and prices range from cheap to average. They have outside seating, no views of mountains or water, but they have live music on Friday and Saturday nights. Also have fantastic specials...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The band is great and the dance floor was filled with people. The food was great and there was a great family atmosphere

Thank Quentin S
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on our way out of town. When we saw a half-dozen police units parked for lunch it was a clue we might be in for a treat and it was! Fast service and great food. Fries were nothing to write home about but...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Sayless! If you're ready for some good ol' fashion live zyteco and a whompin' good time, with a few drinks and some delicious, and humongous bacon wrapped shrimp(cajun style)and some wonderful fellow cajuns, well then this is the spot to be! And yes you will...More

1  Thank sayless2014
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We go to Jax once in a while with the people form the office. It is one of many restaurants in the "tour route" of my office's watering holes (sort of speak). They have a lengthy menu but what you see the most of is...More

Thank elgreco_11
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Always cold and crispy. No yuckky brown lettuce. Great homemade dressings. Casual Texas dining. Great burgers and chicken sandwiches too!

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Went there for a meeting of old college friends. Very noisy, and hard to communicate with each other. Also, a number of children that could have used a little discipline, loud and running around. Food, okay, little pricey for what you get.

Thank F8550JXjamesd
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Jax Grill is a very popular lunch spot in the Heights area of Houston. It's a casual place to eat and visit with friends. If you go at lunch time expect a line, but it moves very fast, so wait time is minimal. You stand...More

Thank petc11 .
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This place serves great food at a low cost. I recommend the red beans and rice, and the gumbo. We went here for the entertainment on Friday night which was an exceptional Zydeco band. By 8:30, the place was packed and they opened up the...More

Thank babs12858
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Love their Grilled fish, Some friends had chicken fired steak, and the drinks are great. It is a noisy place though.

Thank David N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1613 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007-3460
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Neighbourhood: Washington Ave./ Memorial Park
  • Phone Number: +1 713-861-5529
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