Parrain's Louisiana Kitchen
18653 FM 1431, Jonestown, 78645, 512/215-9319
Hours: Sun.-Thu., 11am-9pm; Fri., 11am-10pm; Sat., 11am-11pm
This unassuming storefront just uphill from the lake still offers the beloved crawfish cakes with Mermaid sauce, as well as a hearty gumbo, crusty po-boys, and a complete by-the pound menu.
What a great way to end a day at the lake, cher!
Sarah Hamlin, June 30, 2011
Food truck parked at the Shangri-La Patio serves crawfish étouffée, jambalaya fried on a stick, and other Cajun/Creole influenced fare.
1016 E. Sixth, 512/986-3834
This trailer serves excellent Louisiana-style fare.
4209 Airport, 512/586-4425
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