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Hoover's Cooking

2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
+1 512-479-5006
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Cajun & Creole
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2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time here. Visited with family during a trip to Austin. Anyone who follows my reviews knows I can be pretty picky. i found the following: Restrooms were very clean Service was very polite, nice, and knowledgeable about the menu. We tried the muffuletta sandwich,...More

Thank NiftyGrammy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are Texan's living in Ecuador so when we come back we are wanted good southern food. Hoover's looked like it would satisfy our craving. Great chicken fried steak smothered in cream gravy, mashed potatoes, and fried okra. The only thing missing was our meal...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The service at Hoover's is fantastic. The staff is very friendly and professional. The other customers were also friendly. Hoover's has a great atmosphere. The salad I ordered was decent for the price yet not stellar.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Home cooking at Hoover's. Great desserts too! I haven't tried the barbecue but sure smells good. Great menu!

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Living up north I rarely get southern cooking, and I love it. Hoover’s was rated well so my wife and I tried on our trip to Austin. It was fantastic. I had the Meatloaf which comes smothered in tomato’s and peppers. With Mustard Greens and...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Good home cooking. Good food. Nothing special in the inside but it's a standard blue plate special lunch place.

Thank JayDee3333
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Worked all morning, so we headed to Hoover’s for late lunch, early dinner. Chicken Fried Steak was the comfort food we needed, along with a great frozen margarita. They don’t skimp on the tequila in their frozen margs! Yum. Check it out any day of...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The food is good southern food. The collard greens are amazing and spicy. The staff was friendly and service was great.

Thank fwkim
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Before attending a broadway show at Bass Concert Hall we had lunch here since it was close by. It been a while I have eaten here and excited about returning. With plenty of parking and ample seating there was not wait. Seated in a booth...More

Thank Homestyle68
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We looked at several restaurants and eventually settled for an old favourite, Hoover's Cooking. Casual atmosphere. I had three choices - the sausage, pork chops or the meatloaf. I ordered the Sausage, with Jalapeno Creamed Spinach, green beans and macaroni & cheese. My wife ordered...More

Thank c1defence
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Response from kenmac3 | Property representative |
Please contact a manager at the restaurant at (512) 470-5006 and ask about the Brook's Room. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722-2436
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > University of Texas
  • Neighbourhood: University of Texas
  • Phone Number: +1 512-479-5006
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