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James Brown's Gumbo House and Grill

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995 N Main St, Vidor, TX 77662-4337
+1 409-769-1206
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 09:00
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Vidor, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here is about as friendly as anyone I have ever met. The food is really good to boot! The gumbo is very good, and was a very generous portion. I would recommend to all. Enjoy!

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Thank daleg85
Vidor, Texas
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent but so was the Manager. One of our orders had got "missed." we are not sire if it was the waitress or the cook who forgot it but either way it was forgotten. The waitress never tried denying what happen. Within minutes the manager was at our table and offered us a discount plus a free... More 

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Thank CatalinasMommy
Hazelwood, Missouri
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This place has great food, the gumbo is of course great. But what will blow your socks off is the hamburger! It's just wonderful!!

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Thank Matt T
VIDOR
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Not the best I have ever had but makes you want it often and happy when I leave-- that makes it my "5"!! It's clean and the waitress are polite

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Thank TurinaY
Vidor, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

it has great food and service. the place is always packed. the last time i went was for the grilled chicken salad. anything i have had there has been really good. and the owner is so friendly with everyone .

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Thank theochoas
Vidor, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great family and friends gathering place for great food!! Buffet for lunch is so yummy ! Also a big plus for me is the owner is a christian man that's honest and hilarious!

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Thank Diona B
Vidor, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Grilled chicken salad is delicious and if you are not in the mood for a salad, the shrimp and gumbo are awesome!

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Thank debjor
Houston
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Gumbo was very good and plenty of it also. Waitress was also our server, had a great attitude and was very friendly with her greeting.

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Atlanta, Texas
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78 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

As I checked into the hotel I asked the service desk woman where is great local food..... and this was about her 5th choice. With a name like James Brown's I had to go try it, plus it's only 1/2 mile from the hotel.Parking was Not good... had to go out back on the street then back in and decided... More 

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Thank John S
Beaumont, Texas
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

8:28 they were closed..... I would have liked to eat there, we had to wait for trick or treaters, was ready to spend, 50 dollars or so..... They kissed out

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Thank samothnats822

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 09:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 09:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 09:00
Thursday
11:00 - 09:00
Friday
11:00 - 09:00
Saturday
11:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 995 N Main St, Vidor, TX 77662-4337
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Vidor
  • Phone Number: +1 409-769-1206

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?