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Hoffbrau Steakhouse

613 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-2705
+1 512-472-0822
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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“potato wedges” (5 reviews)
“t bone” (5 reviews)
“tenderloin” (4 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
613 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-2705
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly an Austin institution. Many great memories of summer evenings spent in the open air dining and celebratory business lunches. T-bones & longnecks! Wear your jeans and kick back. Reuben and Mary Gail, along with long-time staff, will take great care of you....More

Thank sbcarterclu
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We were exhausted and hungry and not in the mood for the noise at the other restaurants we had walked by. We decided to go in, and I am so glad we did. Nothing fancy here, just straight up good food with good service! The...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

With the full hipsterization of Scholz Garten, The Original Hoffbrau Steakhouse (not to be confused with the commercialized copy-cat chain with a similar name) may well be just about the last of the establishments that made Austin 'the place to be' that still exists as...More

1  Thank PM S
Reviewed 15 February 2018

this place has been here for 85 years. the menu is simple but good. we didn't get to go to the patio but they now have a patio bar as well.

Thank sarahrF2521SR
Reviewed 11 February 2018

As others have said, this is an old school Austin restaurant that's been around for 86 years. They are not pretentious and do not try to be fancy.. but they do try to be good and they are! We had very attentive service from very...More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed 25 January 2018

I ordered a sirloin steak, my husband a ribeye. Both were not cooked to order, mine undercooked, and my husband's over cooked. The waitress offered to correct the order, but we weren't picky and chose to eat the steaks as cooked. My sirloin was tough...More

Thank Jean T
Reviewed 15 December 2017

This was my first visit to Hoffbrau. I ordered the large tenderloin which came with a salad and potato wedges. The steak was okay, I've had better and worse. I ordered it cooked medium but it came out medium rare. It did have a good...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

So for as many years as I have lived in Austin I just had my first dinner at the Hoffbrau. 3rd generation family member of the original owner runs the place and our fantastic waitress told as about the history of the restaurant; which included...More

Thank betty b
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Steaks were perfect! Service was great and the drinks were good! Will definitely go back the next time I'm in Austin!

1  Thank mcbride2017
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This place is different, but the love of the food and place makes the food great. Prepare for your steak drenched in butter. Very unique place.

Thank rboykins71
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-2705
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-0822
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