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Jimmy G'S Restaurant

307 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Houston, TX 77060-2401
+1 281-931-7654
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“grilled oysters” (44 reviews)
“red fish” (8 reviews)
“boudin” (6 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Gluten Free Options
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307 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Houston, TX 77060-2401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What a great place. The food was awesome and the service was better. Sit at the bar and have Candy wait on you. Highly recommend the grilled oysters and whatever the special is. Everything is good including the frog legs and turtle soup.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Less than average seafood at exorbitant prices! $14 for six frog legs as an appetizer? I wouldn’t mind if they tasted decent, but they spliced them with some God knows what , and they were truly horrible. In addition the shrimp étouffée at $20 for...More

Thank LlittleEddie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met a friend at Jimmy G’s just before a flight out of GWB international! Close and convenient to the air port. The Greek salad was absolutely the best ever...lots of feta, olives, etc. Gumbo was best we had all over Texas! Broiled and Fried...More

Thank com4table
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly recommend the grilled oysters! The chicken and sausage gumbo are excellent! You will not be disappointed. The only downside is that the mall cop out front will stop you from entering the restaurant at least a 1/2 hour prior to closing and they...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t expect Jimmy Gs to split the checks on a party of 7 or more. So I hope somebody has the cash to buy for everybody.

Thank J7907UTsamuelb
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The outside of the restaurant does not look fancy and the inside is not fancy, but this place has excellent fresh seafood. We had the seafood gumbo and it was delicious. And then we had blackened shrimp. There were 10 large shrimp, potatoes and vegetables...More

Thank coghlanj
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Traveling for work is a grind, this place is a good change of pace. Menu has the Usual Suspects- price is no surprise. Stuffed Redfish Pamala (you'll have to read the menu) was good, but the beans need fatback.

Thank sincopatata
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We really enjoyed the restaurant. We ordered everything our server Frank recommended. Hit some great tastes dead on! Wife wasn't happy with her wine and it was replaced. Great service, I'm not crazy about the table atmosphere so would eat at the bar next time....More

Thank Murray2805
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Happened to be staying in the area because of the proximity to the airport and found this incredible find on trip advisor !! Wow! Wow! And Wow! I love my food, I love New Orleans and this place will rival ACME Oyster house with its...More

Thank Luv2Adventure
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Visited here during a business trip. The staff was very friendly. Veronica, our waitress, did a wonderful job serving us. The food was excellent. The Boudin was full of flavor. I will visit here again.

Thank Michael N
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Response from Chris P | Reviewed this property |
Two minute walk......maybe one minute if you walk fast.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Houston, TX 77060-2401
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-931-7654
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