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Roaring Fork

#43 of 3,028 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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10850 Stonelake Blvd, Austin, TX 78759-5999 (Between The Domain and Arboretum)
+1 512-342-2700
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just visited 2 nights ago, and even though he was under the weather, he loved the steak (I had the carnitas dish--- meat was so tender and tasty, and I don't even eat meat too much!). Our waitress was amazing and attentive. Although food was good, the environment seemed more pretentious than the quality you get...... More 

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Austin, TX
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have, for years, gone to another nearby establishment for New Year's and opted this year to switch things up. Good decision. We did not regret it. I like the service at Roaring Fork a great deal. They are pretty attentive. They are enthusiastic about providing a great dining experience. The food is really good. The filet... More 

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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My had a very attentive waiter! The food was good but not the "best meal I ever had in a restaurant".

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Thank Debra M
Austin Texas
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met friends for lunch. I had never eaten here but my friend told me it was delicious and she was so right! I had fries and the hamburger, and both were so good. My friends food looked very good also. I had the French 75 Cocktail. YUMMM! Prices were very reasonable for the quality of food. Décor was pleasant and... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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138 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wood smoke as one enters the restaurant promises a lot, but the restaurant really doesn't deliver! The food and service are average and the prices are high. You'd be better off going somewhere else for steaks.

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Georgetown, Texas
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431 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I came on a Friday. This was my first visit to Roaring Fork. It's a very nice mid range restaurant. I had the salmon for dinner and it was delicious. My partner had the filet mignon and he said that it was fantastic. For dessert we had the flourless chocolate torte. Yummy is all that I can say. The wait... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Has dinner with friends on a last minute gathering. What a surprise. The food was excellent, service was attentive without being pushy. We had steaks which were cooked nicely over wood fire. Great restaurant. Don't miss the chance to eat here.

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edmond, oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Not only were our appetizers and entrees excellent, but the desserts we had were memorable! Our table tried the Chocolate Torte and Chocolate Pecan Pie with Butter Pecan ice cream. The Pecan pie was so good with a hint of cinnamon and a great crust, too. Daniel was a great server. The restaurant is busy and loud and you might... More 

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Austin, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We've eaten at the Roaring Fork for lunch or dinner but only for brunch once - last Sunday. My wife had the honey fried chicken and I had the Elgin sausage megas. Putting honey over fried chicken doesn't cut it and using the title "Elgin Sausage" only works if you actually put some Elgin Sausage in the Megas. Elgin sausage... More 

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Thank Terrell
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Roaring Forks has such an active bar scene that one could think that was the main attraction. It is indeed a lot of fun, but the food is quite excellent. Cooked with a wood fire, the fish dishes and the burgers are terrific ! This is a special place for occasions or a date night. There is a patio with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10850 Stonelake Blvd, Austin, TX 78759-5999
    (Between The Domain and Arboretum)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-342-2700
Description
The Roaring Fork captures the spirit of bold American cuisine matched with a contemporary Western ambiance and unmatched service, creating upscale flavors that crackle with a rugged edge. Select from lamb, chicken, beef, pork and fresh fish entrees all perfectly prepared by wood fire rotisserie, open flame grill or wood oven roasting.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?