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Captain Benny's Half Shell Oyster Bar

8253 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX 77017


  • Mon-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun Noon-10pm
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
You can't go wrong with this little chain's fried catfish: magically greaseless, with a batter that does credit to cornmeal, it makes you happy to live on the Gulf Coast. If you are in the mood for oysters, they're available on the half-shell or baked. Shrimp is present in all imaginable ways: fried, grilled, crawfish style and more. In the mood for Cajun? Go for Benny's boudin balls or alligator prepared Cajun-fried style.

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