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James Brown's Gumbo House and Grill

995 N Main St, Vidor, TX 77662-4337
+1 409-769-1206
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
10 Apr 2017
“Great little spot if you don't feel like cooking!”
15 Feb 2017
“good food and service”
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$$ - $$$
995 N Main St, Vidor, TX 77662-4337
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 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!

Thank daleg85
Reviewed 30 March 2017 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...More

Thank CatalinasMommy
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!!

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 2 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

Thank TurinaY
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 .

Thank theochoas
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!

Thank Diona B
Reviewed 17 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!

Thank debjor
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.

1  Thank Speedy77089
Reviewed 19 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...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 31 October 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

Thank samothnats822
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 09:00
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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