The History of Pappadeaux

H. D. Pappas emigrated from Greece in 1897 with the idea that he would open restaurants in America. He had a passion for quality and service that helped his success, as he opened restaurants in Tennessee, Arkansas and Texas. He passed down this same passion to his sons and grandsons.

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen restaurants are well known for their Louisiana – Cajun style seafood dishes and fresh fish, that is flown in daily. The menu offers a wide selection of fish, steaks, pastas, salads, and desserts. They also have a comprehensive wine collection. Each ingredient on the menu is prepared from scratch, including their salad dressings, sauces and marinades. Once a customer is seated, a loaf of homemade warm, crusty bread is delivered to the table to begin the dining experience.

The restaurant owners goal is guest satisfaction. They are passionate about their establishments and set very high standards for quality and service at reasonable prices. Pappadeux has a fun, lively, somewhat upscale atmosphere with a down on the bayou flair. It also features live music.

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen is just one of the many restaurants opened in the family owned company, called Pappas Restaurants, Inc. The company is based in Houston, Texas, and the owners, Harris and Chris Pappas, are H. D. Pappas grandsons. They have over 60 restaurants located in Houston, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Beaumont, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Phoenix and Cincinnati. Pappas Restaurants include Steak, Seafood, Bar-B-Q, Burger and Coffee shops.

Finding Pappadeaux Promotional Deals, Discount Offers & Coupon Codes

By joining their e-mail club at, periodic messages regarding promotions and special offers will be sent by e-mail. An example of one of their special offers is a free appetizer with 2 adult entrees.

When a customer purchases gift cards in amounts that total over $500, 5% or 10%, depending on the amount spent, is given back in gift cards. This is a limited time offer at, however, it refers you to, which is the owner of Pappadeaux. This website can be useful because it will keep a guest updated on Pappadeaux coupons, if requested.

Coupons that are available for Pappadeaux will most likely be found on Online sources for coupons usually refer the guest to go to their website.

Pappadeax Specials

Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 4:00PM to 7:00PM in the bar. This includes featured appetizers at discounted prices and drink specials. Different locations may offer different appetizer specials.

Pappadeaux also features a discounted dessert trio, which includes bread pudding, pecan pie, and crème brulee for $7.95.

Events & Planning

Pappadeaux restaurants have private party rooms or catering for special events. They have to-go menus for those who like dining at home.

Reservations are accepted for all times except Friday, Saturday and Sunday after 5PM. They will seat only complete parties and will only hold the reservation for 15 minutes after the designated time.

Gift cards are available and can be redeemed at nearly 100 locations. Free personalized messaging is available, as well as multiple packaging, shipping and payment options. The gift cards never expire and may be used for food, drinks and gratuity.