Freda's Seafood Grille
10903 Pecan Park, 512/506-8700
Hours: Mon.-Thu., 11am-10pm; Fri.-Sat., 11am-11pm; Sun., 10am-9pm
They offer a challenging but often rewarding menu. Start with the fried pickles and a cocktail or two from the superior spirits list. Don't forget about the live music and catering.
Try something completely different this year
Veronica Meewes, Dec. 22, 2016
You'll find a full range of both fried and broiled seafood in the boat formerly occupied by the Captain's Seafood & Oyster Bar.
5700 N. I-35, 512/452-1417
They say the breading on the fried shrimp is perfect and crunchy, and the boudin sausage balls keep the line of regulars stretching to the parking lot.
1200-D W. Howard, 512/990-8000
When the gang's hungry, take a crowd to eat in or arrange to have them cater your next outdoor fish fry.
11910 Research, 512/258-1853