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Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill

303 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-4130
+1 512-236-9599
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
303 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-4130
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had lunch at Moonshine during a visit to Austin. We ate inside, but a very nice patio area was also available for dining. My wife had the Lemon Chicken, and I had one of the specials of the day which happened to be Steak...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 4 days ago

walked in on a busy thursday night and had a drink while waiting but didn't have to wait very long. great service by Jonathan i think - some of the best service we've had anywhere. genuinely friendly, non-rushed,and menu-knowledgeable. nice drinks - good Texas viognier,...More

Thank walton56
Reviewed 4 days ago

My friends and I found this place searching for someone to eat no soon as we left the airport. We went during lunch time and sat out on the patio, which is veeeerrrry nice. The food and drinks were very tasty. Service was great and...More

Thank pookie_dimples
Reviewed 5 days ago

We sat outside on the patio under a fan. Though it was a warm evening the patio was cool enough to enjoy the first hour of the visit. The service was excellent. The food was very good. I wish they had some beer on tap,...More

Thank Patrick0913
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an occasion to visit Moonshine in Austin on Sunday for business meeting. We sat outside where we could talk, and despite the 45 min wait to get in, the food and atmosphere was perfect. They offer great selection of unique foods, along with traditional...More

Thank Texmt
Reviewed 6 days ago

I got the chicken fried steak and it was amazing. The drinks were also good as was the mac and cheese.

Thank Bailey E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu has a lot of great Southern options. I had chicken and waffles. They were very good. The chicken was fried perfectly. The waffles were made with corn meal instead of a traditional waffle. My wife had a mac and cheese dish that was...More

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable dinner our first night in Austin. No reservations accepted, but call to hostess told us that if we arrived before 6:30 pm we would not have along wait . Got their about 6:15 and able to get covered patio. seating for a party of...More

Thank bobretired
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the atmosphere here. True taste of Texas. If it's busy and there is a wait, it will be well worth it.

Thank camille r
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a true historical setting (few in Austin) that makes you want to put your "boots" up on the railing on the front porch as you rock away your day with a great Texas sized drink in your hand, this is the place...More

Thank ATexanView
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Dilip Kumar N
Do they have vegetarian options
21 May 2017|
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Response from ggpernia | Reviewed this property |
sure and ver y good options...
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Do u take reservations
8 April 2017|
Response from MoonshineGrill | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us - we are always first come, first served. Best, Moonshine
Do you have gluten free options?
10 September 2016|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a number of gluten free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-4130
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-236-9599
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Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill takes you back to a simpler time. Comfortable and familiar, relaxed and easygoing, Moonshine greets guests like family. Serving up great cooking with an innovative take on classic American comfort food, Moonshine's menu satisfies even the big city tastes.
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