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Evangeline Cafe

#198 of 3,106 Restaurants in Austin}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe, Seafood
8106 Brodie Ln, Ste 110, Austin, TX 78745-7469
+1 512-282-2586
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
“boudin” (15 reviews)
“po boy” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
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8106 Brodie Ln, Ste 110, Austin, TX 78745-7469
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 5 November 2017

Meet my son for lunch to check out this restaurant and found the place to relaxing and with a Cajun atmosphere. The service was prompt and friendly. I ordered with catfish poorboy and the bread had a nice crunch and the catfish was season just...More

Thank jesfire415
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We went here for lunch and were thrilled with what we received. The red beans and rice were incredible and the fried catfish were seasoned and fried perfectly, being so good they melted in your mouth. The potato salad was also fantastic. This food tasted...More

Thank wacotxtraveler
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I have eaten here several times, but I had dinner here on 02/20/17 and I must say it was very good. In particular, the service was GREAT. A great big thank you to both staff. Very attentive. I had the chicken fried chicken. Not the...More

Thank Chris500
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is my default neighborhood restaurant. The Cajun food is authentic. Other menu items (burgers, chicken fried steak) are also good. Curtis, the owner, is often mingling with customers to ensure everyone's satisfied. If you've been ther more than a few times, he probably remembers...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with friends from work. The oyster contraband was yummy. The sauce on the oysters was delicious. I had the jambalaya - it was kind of dry like it had been microwaved in order to heat it up. The sausage in the jambalaya was...More

Thank LParnell
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This place is a roller coaster. The gumbo, mediocre at best. The signature dish, crawfish with cream and pasta... Outstanding! Frog legs, some of the best I've ever had! Alligator nuggets... Excellent! Shrimp po boy... Average Alligator sauce picant...very good Pickle chips... Very good If...More

Thank mwmloeb
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Go hungry and early, place fills up fast. Good music, good people, good beer. Try the red beans & rice & etouffe.

Thank Angie O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

First, I must say I loved Evangeline Cafe. It was the first place I'd eat at when I'd return to Austin and the last place I'd eat at when I would leave. And I always ordered their chicken fried alligator, which was to die for!...More

Thank LarryTheHikerGuy
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This casual cajun restaurant has the real feel of Lousiana in south Austin. Our server recommended dishes that were all great. My drum on rice with a cream sauce was filling and tasty. The Abita beer was cold in chilled small glasses. It was a...More

Thank MarthaJ1953
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Evangeline is truly a Cajun rage. We had pistolets and lunch specials. Food was fresh and tasty. Shrimp and fried oysters were excellent. Cafe is in a shopping center but once you get inside it looks like you are in Cajun country.

Thank Ray02rodriguez
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LarryTheHikerGuy
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Response from LarryTheHikerGuy | Reviewed this property |
The 3/26/14 report I posted previously was a score of 90. God knows how bad it was when they scored 75 and 77 like you posted. 70 is a failing score so they were borderline during those two inspections. If it was just a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8106 Brodie Ln, Ste 110, Austin, TX 78745-7469
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-282-2586
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