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Ralph & Kacoo's

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3107 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901
+1 936-634-8000
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Kirbyville, Texas, United States
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was in Lufkin with husband running errands and we both wanted seafood. We were very first customer's so we sat ourselves in the bar area. Service was fast, food was fresh and very enjoyable. Loved the catfish, it wasn't a "bagged/boxed" fish, it was a real filet. Hush puppies were fantastic. Would recommend for lunch or dinner

Thank Melissa O
Alto, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service. Great food. Minimal wait. We will hapily return. The kids loved the aquariums and decor.

Thank W3936ZZbarbaraf
Houston, Texas
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place looks good from the outside and the seating options inside or outside are good too. There was live music which was entertaining but none of the above offsets the poor quality of the food. We were 6 and only kids food look decent, all adult entries did not look good and taste was barely ok. They really need... More 

Thank Mr_Alejo
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good but not really anything special at all. You could get the same thing at another seafood restaurant that taste the same or better. The raw oysters were very good though.

Thank chelseam4
Lufkin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ralph & Kacoo's has delicious food and the price is affordable. Their dinner lunches are very tasty and have good prices and a variety of meals are offered.

Thank mcrager41
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We've been here twice and both times we were disappointed. The food was over priced and bland, and some was just not appetizing at all. I was given something like cold white gravy with 1 cold shrimp on top, gross. The gumbo tasted like packet brown gravy with dehydrated bits of maybe celery floating in it.

1 Thank busybeecharles
Lufkin, Texas
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149 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with a peer on business the other day. The service was very good and the food was great. Their lunch menu is really hard to beat for the variety and value received. I have never had anything here that was bad.

1 Thank Dwayne H
Vidor, Texas
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319 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

It's always good. There's a wide variety of stuff to eat and it's yummy. It's not cheap and it's always crowded, so FYI. But you will enjoy it and it's a real treat!

Thank sally8363
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This place has great Cajun food and a really good happy hour pricing. I have been here 5 times I travelled to Lufkin and have never been disappointed.

Thank mse3duva
Port Arthur, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I recently had dinner there and had the Crawfish Ettouffe. The dish was very good and flavorful and the service was just as good. I really liked the hush puppies, too.

Thank Janet D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3107 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-634-8000

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