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Bob's Steak & Chop House

301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
+1 512-222-2627
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best steakhouse dining experiences. Staff know their product and the chefs grill meat to perfection. Great wine pairing with great baked bread and awesome smash potatoes... great active vibe.

Thank Stavreez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told to go here by another bar owner while on vacation as it was a busy sat night and although we had no reservation we only had to wait 20 mins for a table the food was amazing both of us agreed the...More

Thank doddsy69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Austin because we heard they have great live music - which they do - and we're told we had to try the Mexican food and Barbecue. We did try a Mexican place out and it was ok. The next night we went...More

Thank Rae1234567
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were ten (!) friends and family gathering in Austin for a wedding and the hotel concierge recommended Bob's - it was an excellent suggestion. We had salmon, salads, sides and the steaks - the steaks were absolutely fabulous - prime cuts, some had the...More

Thank RQP
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had a business dinner at Bob's. Started with wonderful lollipop lamb chops, shrimp and other delights. Sat down for dinner to find a seafood delight on the table, consisting of shrimp, lobster tails, crab claws, and oysters. Had a choice of a 22 oz. Kansas...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Spent my father's 82nd birthday here. It is a nice experience. They gave him a birthday card and an enormous piece of chocolate cake. We started with the bacon wrapped shrimp. They were huge. My father and I both ordered 9oz filets. I got the...More

Thank Me9247
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We went here on a business trip and this place came recommended by the hotel. I ordered the 18oz ribeye and a loaded baked potato. I started with a half-wedge salad as well. Everything was delicious and very filling. Our table ordered the mushrooms and...More

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Had a delicious meal at Bob's Steak and Chop House - thoroughly enjoyed a filet mignon and baked onion, calamari. The freshly made bread is also delicious. The restaurant is a little on the expensive side but worth it for the service, location. Recommended.

Thank majicka
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

So this place has many faces in their facade and cuisine. At time high end steakhouse and other times it's not meeting expectations. Outside looks like a old school steakhouse with nothing special but the entrance has moxi. The downstairs dining and bar area looks...More

Thank skankymonk
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I have been wanting to try Bod's for a while now and finally had the opportunity to do so with my son and daughter-in-law. It was worth the wait! Their bone-in filet was 2md to none, and their choice of fine premium bourbons was notable....More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$29 - US$59
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-222-2627
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BOB’S STEAK AND CHOP Our Steaks Are Prime, Our Portions Big & Our Drinks Stiff. Since the opening of the first Bob’s Steak & Chop House in Dallas, Texas, in 1993, the name “Bob’s” has been synonymous with a great steakhouse experience. Building on the reputation we earned at our original Dallas location, Bob’s has opened restaurants nationwide that offer the best cuts of meat available. Each Bob’s location has its own unique personality, but all strictly uphold the same exceptional dining and service standards. We treat each customer as a VIP at every location, so you can dine with us in Dallas, San Francisco or Nashville, and feel like you are at your favorite Bob’s every time. Our combination of simple elegance, lively atmosphere, big drinks, fine wines and large cuts of the finest prime steaks, chops and seafood make Bob’s the best steakhouse in any town. It starts with our beef. Always Prime, we hand select our steaks from the top 2% of all beef. Perfectly trimmed and expertly grilled, our steaks are the best anywhere. To accompany our steaks we make every dish in house; from our famous pickles and even more famous warm loaves of bread, to all our sides and desserts. Our chefs keep it simple; no gimmicks, no list of ingredients you can’t pronounce. We don’t try to prove how smart we are, but rather how smart you are for dining at Bob’s. Bob’s Steak & Chop House has continually been recognized as one of the best steakhouses in the country, and continues to serve up the high caliber of service and steaks for which we’ve become known. Come visit us at any Bob’s location and enjoy the taste of prime beef served by people who take real pride in the name “Bob’s Steak & Chop House. ”Located in the heart of downtown Austin, Bob's Steak & Chop House is an Austin Steakhouse that offers the best. It is mere blocks from the Austin Convention Center, Austin City Limits and the State Capital. The only Bob's location to offer full dining on our luxurious roof top bar!
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