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Evangeline Cafe

#182 of 3,133 Restaurants in Austin
₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe, Seafood
8106 Brodie Ln, Ste 110, Austin, TX 78745-7469
+1 512-282-2586
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boudin” (16 reviews)
“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
“po boy” (16 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
8106 Brodie Ln, Ste 110, Austin, TX 78745-7469
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s close to Mardi Gras and getting that early feeling for Cajun food. This place one of the best sources for Cajun cuisine. It lunchtime and get here around 11:30 AM to find a huge crowd for Friday. However was able to be seated near...More

Thank Homestyle68
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Perfect in many ways . Atmosphere is very comforting , colorful and unique. Food was absolutely delicious, one can tell it was made fresh . Jalapeño Boudin and stuffed pistolett was amazing . Mock shoo dish made with catfish and crawfish melted in mouth with...More

Thank Irena S
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Small place, and they are busy enough as it is, but must say .... Good food, good people, unique setting, reasonably priced ... one of my favorites, the favorite of my Wife. A setting where "the more you look, the more you see". Everything we've...More

Thank Christopher E
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
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13 July 2017|
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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