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Cafe 4212 Jazz Bar and Grill

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Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible


Our Delicious and delectable small bites menu includes various choices all equally priced.
Cheeseburger and Fries
Chicken Wings and Fries
Boudain Balls
Fried Catfish and Fries
Chicken or Steak Quesadillas, Chicken Tenders
Philly Cheese Steak or Chicken Nachos
New Orleans Shrimp and Grits
Fried Catfish and Grits
Enjoy our unique and delicious menu with a very vibrant upbeat atmosphere including live zydeco music.
Our Zydeco menu includes everything from chicken and waffles to shrimp and crawfish etouffee.

Try one or more of our intriguing house signature drinks which include from a delightful lemon drop to a tasty red berry breeze.
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I loved it! Being in Texas and experiencing great New Orleans feel. The band playing was excellent, service was good and I really loved the decor outside in the back garden. The atmosphere was fantastic, good crowed. I did not eat, but the drinks were...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Rinald M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

went there with my wife and 2 friends June 30th-- great R&B band --woman singer sang some great stuff-- Erika Badu, Sade, --- great funky vibe-- huge patio in the rear of the club. Everyone i met was friendly. Food was good--limited snack menu--had fried...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank RandallH
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I've been a few times already and it's a cool spot for Jazz. The band(s) that I've seen are very good with really talented musicians. I love how they have the big screen playing in the background. It makes it a little nostalgic. My disappointment...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to go for happy hour and some shows. Safe and convenient Good bar and outside patio area First Friday of the month is old school happy hour

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Travelfrquently
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Great time, great music, great service! The only shortfall is that they don't serve their full menu on Friday night, so just a few appetizers. Wine & mixed drinks were excellent. We enjoyed ourselves fully!

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank 59mgil
Reviewed 4 December 2016

It’s probably not just limited to Friday, but that’s the night I went. This place is what you expect when you visit a jazz club. I showed up early, around 8:30 as the band was warming up. I had a chance to get a feel...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank FmrEngr2Phd
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is a nice place for the first friday old school happy hour. Many folks from all over town sow up to meet old friends and make new ones. Well worth the visit, nation in back weather permitting

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Travelfrquently
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This place is really cool to listen to old school music on first fridays. It is so packed but at least guys like to dance in the club. Still alot of women but just as many men. Old school flavor is back.Grown and Very sexy....More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank sadunhappy2
Reviewed 31 August 2014

This is a trendy cafe with incredible paintings and murals of some African American jazz icons. The owners are very friendly and have worked really hard to make this a gem in Houston. We attended a zydeco brunch on a Saturday from 10! am-2pm. They...More

Date of visit: August 2014
3  Thank 214sharonr
Reviewed 11 July 2014

I attended the First Fridays and it was the most fun that I have had in a sexy setting. Yes it is small but quaint. The staff their was very friendly and I enjoyed the music as well as the other guests there. A few...More

Date of visit: August 2013
5  Thank CreoleLady337
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