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McAdoo's Seafood Company

196 N. Castell, New Braunfels, TX 78130
+1 830-629-3474
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (122 reviews)
“jambalaya” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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196 N. Castell, New Braunfels, TX 78130
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A few of us met here after not seeing each other for at least 15 years, the atmosphere and food were on point!

Thank clmm041516
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When number one son recommended this restaurant and I read that it is in a former post office I’m thinking a typical 1960s PO building like mine. Ugh. Such POs are not aesthetically fit for a Dollar General much less a restaurant. Well, this ain’t...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! Our own little piece of history, the original Post Office in New Braunfels and an absolutely wonderful Seafood Restaurant - if you like oysters, please try the Oysters Rockefeller - man-o-man they're so good! This was the first time I've ever been in McAdoo's...More

Thank BunnyBeeNWAustin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This used to be an old post office. The interior is very unique and casual so dont let the fancy exterior fool you. It has a wonderful patio and interior/exterior bar area. Its a very unique building and you should check it out. As for...More

Thank marijkopecki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why have I never heard about this place!?! Excellent fresh seafood. Flavorful sides. Sinful desserts. Our server Crystal was excellent. Left us alone to talk, materialized when we needed something. Also has one of the greatest warm, traditional bars in central Texas.

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had our anniversary dinner here. And it is Halloween weekend, the waiters and waitresses were dressed in Halloween costumes and it was very cute. Great service and an excellent menu. The seafood fondue is a MUST!! The building is great too....More

Thank Emilee E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our granddaughter and her boyfriend here to celebrate his birthday. As usual, everything was spectacular. The oysters were fresh and succulent, the fish was prepared to perfection, the wine paired magnificently, and the creme brulee was downright decadent. McAdoo's remains one of our favorites...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here several times a year and have never been disappointed. The menu is great and the food is top notch. The jalapeño margarita is awesome too.

Thank spowell6109
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had reservations for a Friday night and were seated right away. Our server was a little slow getting to us at first, but apologized and was attentive thereafter. We had the seafood fondue appetizer which was very good. My husband had the Mahi Mahi...More

Thank SmallFam2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Food is average and over priced. I ordered the Alaskan halibut grilled, taste was bland. Fried spinach was horrible, it was like eating grease flakes. The fried okra was caked in batter, so much for the okra taste. So will i give them...More

Thank Roger E
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Bill B
12 November 2017|
Response from christmaskit | Reviewed this property |
Their menu and website are posted on their TA page. Other than that, you might have to call them.
5 November 2015|
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Response from MerleB1 | Reviewed this property |
I dont recall seeing it on the menu
George W
10 April 2015|
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Response from Allen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we went on the weekend and they were!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196 N. Castell, New Braunfels, TX 78130
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-629-3474
Enjoy Texas Creole Favorites, Authentic Cajun Specialties or our Fresh Fish at McAdoo's Seafood Company, located Downtown New Braunfels, TX in the old Post Office. Find the right atmosphere in our Treasury Bar, indoor dining or newly renovated, fully covered patio with live music.
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