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Central Market

4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
+1 512-206-1000
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful food, fresh, prepared foods ready to cook, lots of bulk items, large seafood selection. Just a great food store to find pretty much anything you can think of to make that special dish you crave.

Thank Willem V
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Central Market is a "grocery store", but it is a pretty cool one AND it has a great casual style restaurant with both indoor and outdoor seating, an adjacent play ground and frequent live music in the evenings. The menu varies and the food is...More

Thank Maura_Patricia
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Went to the Paella Cooking School last evening. Hands on cooking the Paella, with April who is a wonderful Instructor. We made 3 types of Paella, Seafood, Valencia and Pork and Chorizo. 2 glasses of wine with the dinner. Finished with Flan desert.You do have...More

Thank heybrula
Reviewed 26 July 2017

When you have to eat at Central Market, go inside, get soup, salad bar, or something like that in the store. Skip the cafe for food but you can still sit out there and enjoy your friends :) This is especially useful if the line...More

Thank movableschool
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Central Market Cafe revamped their menu a while back, and they now have a wide variety of options to please just about anyone. This place gets annoyingly crowded at times, but that's because you can't beat it for families. It's casual, inexpensive and has plenty...More

Thank zilkerman
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This was a good place to stop for to-go food on the way back to our hotel. Looks like a big Whole Foods, but they have more variety.

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in a while but they never disappoint. Always a nice variety of everything.. This time went to get lump crab meat, oysters still in the shell and my mom bought rabbit. Yum!

Thank JSLoveis13
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner there. Terrific selection. Solid wine and beer offerings of local micro brews. Terrific menu. I had Asian Chicken salad. It was very good. Specials looked awesome. Reminded me of a Whole Foods on steroids with a restaurant. Live music on a gorgeous evening...More

Thank tomjuw
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Central Market-North is consistently excellent in the selection and preparation of their food. The dishes (particularly the nightly specials) are imaginative and everything is made with the freshest and best-tasting ingredients. I have dined here for breakfast, lunch and dinner; always try to make it...More

Thank Harold S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

What a great store! I loved the local vibe and the fact they also carry HE'S products (the other local store). They have an amazing variety in every product category. The selection of beer & wine was quite impressive. Produce area was beautiful. Do stop...More

Thank DMLF
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Jennifer H
24 July 2015|
Response from VegasHopper | Reviewed this property |
Jennifer, you may want to call them directly, but I think they do. Austin is such a dog friendly town. By the way, just got back from Vegas and was surprised to see several dogs in the casinos and hotels. Not sure if they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-206-1000
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