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Boat House Grill

6812 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732-1917
+1 512-249-5200
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fried catfish” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (21 reviews)
“fries” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood
6812 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732-1917
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Boat House has been a local staple for 19 years and has always delivered great food. Tonight I had my last basket of catfish as the place will close its' doors on Saturday. Back in the day it was the best place to eat...More

Thank Blake M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was just there for lunch today (1/11/2018) and talked to the staff . . . the Boat House Grill is closing after 19 years! It appears to be another Austin "institution" that has become victim of the out of control property taxes and assessed...More

1  Thank lloyd n
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This restaurant has been a fun, little place to get a quick bite to eat, but the last visit was not up to snuff. It was at a slow time in the afternoon which should have made it better. The catfish filets were good, as...More

Thank jcharris2015
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Boots, hats, and appetite are all you need to enjoy this restaurant. Family friendly with a playground for the kids. Indoor, ático or outdoor seating. What to eat? I've never had anything bad, but the chicken fried steak is real steak suitable for real cowboys....More

Thank A7041GL
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Fast, hot and delicious! I got the Texas steak sandwich and it had just enough jalapeño love. Small with a personality, I felt like I was at the coast

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place is kid friendly, non fussy, laid back and good eats. We enjoyed everything from burgers to shrimp to salads. You can go after a day at the lake and not worry about getting cleaned up. Plenty of room and looks like some days...More

Thank tina_boothe
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Boat House Grill is nothing fancy by far but very casual and with catchy decor (no pun intended). If you are in Austin Texas and are planning to go out to Lake Travis be sure and make this place you stop for wonderful fried...More

Thank lnt123
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We ate dinner at this location after a recommendation from our hotel staff. Easy to find, neat trendy restaurant. Food was very good and quick.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This non-pretentious hole-in-the-wall in the Four Points area in northwest Austin has great burgers and fries, but my appetite led me to their seafood. The seafood combo was good, but the star of the plate was the shrimp -- fresh and favorable, echoing the Gulf...More

Thank Pocholoboy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped yesterday for sandwiches and beer after spending the morning on Lake Travis. Good food, cold beer and soda. Very fast service, and great attitude.

Thank osohub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6812 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX 78732-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-249-5200
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