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Pappas Seafood House

3001 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-2713
+1 713-522-4595
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (12 reviews)
“greek salad” (8 reviews)
“redfish” (7 reviews)
Closes in 14 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3001 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-2713
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Been several years since we were in Houston and there are a few restaurants that absolutely are a must go, no q's. Papa's Seafood is one of those. We went on a Sunday night and the wait was minimal, 15 min. We were with our...More

Thank tejasdrmr
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I frequent this restaurant often....especially for the raw oysters. They are always fresh, briny, and delicious! Service is always spot-on and very friendly! My other favorite dish is the seafood cocktail (shrimp & crab combo). I have eaten many of their fish dishes as well...all...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The seafood is always extraordinary and fresh. The atmosphere is terrific and always a firendly staff.

Thank Burke1010
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Truly enjoyable food and service this evening with our Houston based family members. Sumptuous fresh from the Gulf oysters, five star crispy fried squid, the best lobster bisque and fried fish all served in a first rate seafood house atmosphere by a delightful young gentleman...More

Thank TimeTraveler041847
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Love the place. Fresh fish daily and their gumbo is absolutely fantastic. Great staff too. Wide selection of beers. Love eat at the bar in this place.

Thank bytosx
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We enjoyed our lunch at Little Pappas Seafood. The interior has a classic, traditional decor -- it's nicer than we expected. The menu offers a wide variety seafood choices: oysters, fish, shellfish, fried seafood, po' boys and more. Everything we had was delicious, and the...More

Thank PeanutButters
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

There were 10 of us in our group. We had an excellent experience at this restaurant. The server was very helpful with menu suggestions. The sea food was delicious. We had everything from a salad and gumbo for one person onto full seafood platters for...More

1  Thank WYPY
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Love the bisque. I had lobster bisque and a seafood salad. The bisque had a huge chunk of lobster tail in the middle of the cup. The seafood is always amazing here. My first experience was in the late 80's where I had swordfish grilled...More

1  Thank JscottHouston_Texas
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The seafood gumbo is oyster, shrimp and crab clabs in a brown broth with some rice. It is not seafood gumbo either a roux based or a okra based or a file/sassafras based. It was terrible. The salads tasted pre-made and not fresh and the...More

Reviewed 21 November 2015

I joined a colleague here last week and was pleasantly surprised to find a packed house on a Tue night. They were out of the cedar planked salmon so I had the regular salmon and it was excellent. Tables are pretty close to one another,...More

Thank Wtftraveler
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3001 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-522-4595
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