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Ranch 616

#164 of 3,095 Restaurants in Austin}
$$ - $$$American,
616 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78701-2812
+1 512-479-7616
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
616 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78701-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here for dinner last Saturday night and I will say that our waiter was the most helpful/kind person ever. Also, the Cesar Salad was tops! I also had a shot out of a hollowed out jalapeno and some great fried oysters. I would...More

Thank kate m
Reviewed 14 September 2017

At the risk of having more people show up at this already popular spot, it is one of the more entertaining dining spots in Austin. Easy to reach from downtown, I suggest you make a reservation or take your shot at sitting at the small...More

Thank Last-man-in
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Steaks are generally a disappointment.. This was not! The best I've had in a long time! Great service too

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

great ambiance, fun workers, good food. we met the owner who could not have been more nice! we had a group of 10 and it was perfect.

Thank mehallaren
Reviewed 24 July 2017

It's worth a wait in line, calling ahead for reservations or any way to get in here for a meal! The food was delish and the dessert was "to die for". My favorite was the Lemon Tart! The noise level can get a little high...my...More

Thank SharmonOBX
Reviewed 2 July 2017

This is what all Tex-Mex should be. They combine great BBQ with Mexican technique and cuisine to make an American Masterpiece. Don't skip the bar or the appetizers.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The GM Preston is very friendly and helpful. Great service overall. Loved the chicken fried fillet, Thai green beans, amazing fried oyster appetizer (and I don't like Oysters!). Ranch "margarita" very good and fun with Mexican bubbly. Very crowded on a weekend night and can...More

Thank Bret J
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The minute you walk into this small restaurant, which calls itself a South Texas Style Icehouse (so true!) there are so many things that catch your attention you don't know what to do first! Your eye sees the 8 point Buck mount on the wall...More

Thank ATexanView
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Found this place and decided to have my birthday dinner here with the family while moving my son to Austin to start a new job. Pleasantly surprised at this spot is the first thing I will say. Funky, cool vibe, great creative menu, service was...More

Thank GulfCoastGuy
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Husband and I enjoyed a night on the patio with amazing margaritas and dinner. Atmosphere is great!! New favorite stop in the ATX.

Thank Jackie A
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1 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ossie666 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely reservation. And if it's for the weekend, suggest at least a few days in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
American, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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 - 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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78701-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-479-7616
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