We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shady Grove

) #35 of 3,135 Restaurants in Austin $$ - $$$ American, ,
1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
+1 512-474-9991
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (532)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Environment is great for good friends to meet for dinner before a nearby fun event. While my maple-bacon fried green tomato BLT had lots of very good sweet bacon, my vegetarian friend was impressed with her range of choices and she loved her meal. Everyone...More

Thank Mariah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place rocks!! Awesome food, great atmosphere and very good drinks. Certainly a place to go when you visit.

Thank RkblyJamesM
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has great outdoor seating with lights strung from the tree branches. Service was very friendly and on top of everything. We had a light supper of soup and salad which was good. The real reason we picked this place was dessert. Kids shared...More

Thank WisTrippers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just seen Ray Wylie Hubbard at Shady Grove. Great concert. Great atmosphere. Highly recommend as place to visit in Austin.

Thank sarahhepworth2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've loved the Shady Grove for years - it's relaxed 'back patio' atmosphere with the gigantic tree, the music and the smell of the burgers grilling always make us happy to be in Austin. Summertime in Texas is very hot, so you might want to...More

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had visited before and it was recommended as a fun family restaurant. Unfortunately no music was playing in the night we visited but we sat outside - quite frankly lacked any atmosphere and was quite dull. Food was very average and the menu...More

1  Thank jc4002013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were happy there was no wait. We ordered the queso, pulled pork/guac appetizer,burger and fish tacos. Everything was delicious. Our waitress was sweet, not overly friendly but the service was good. Didn't care much for the staff member with her butt cheeks hanging out...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Patrick at the bar for great suggestions and great service. Double wide queso 🏅 Fried green BLT 💵 Hatch Chilli burger + bacon 🔥🔥🔥 Everything was on point. Thank you Shady Grove!

Thank PeterCW77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used to live in Austin and every time we come back to Austin to visit we always stop by. This time the overall experience was just average. The service was just not that good. Water glasses were left empty for long periods of time...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with a friend on the patio. Service was a little slow at first but we had a great waiter who help us navigate the menu. It was a Thursday night so they had great live music (but no happy hour). I had the...More

Nearby Restaurants
Chuy's Restaurant
800 reviews
.17 km away
P. Terry's Burger Stand
194 reviews
.37 km away
Green Mesquite BBQ and More
119 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Barton Springs Pool
2,121 reviews
.85 km away
Zilker Metropolitan Park
730 reviews
.58 km away
Austin City Limits Live
269 reviews
.95 km away
Zach Theatre
157 reviews
.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Shady Grove staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-9991
  • E-mail
Shady Grove is located in the heart of 78704 in Austin, TX. Nestled under the shade of a tall pecan grove, we have been serving up Austin-inspired home cooking, cocktails, sunshine and smiles since 1992. In the months of April through September, Shady Grove hosts KGSR's Unplugged at The Grove, one of Austin's longest running free live music series, every Thursday night at 8pm.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing