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Pacific Star Restaurant & Oyster Bar

13507 N Highway 183, Austin, TX 78750-2207
+1 512-219-5373
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried shrimp” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (4 reviews)
“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
13507 N Highway 183, Austin, TX 78750-2207
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my grandson decided to go for it, 9 lbs. Mud bugs and 3 pound of shrimp then we had to quit. We drive miles for this place, they have other seafood items also, but seemingly we had no more room left to try...More

Thank txbuddy
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I didn't recognize any of the help, and we went often enough to know, but that said, the food was ok....not as good as it was in the several dozen visits in the past.

Thank falconfling1
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Overall a good seafood place. Was recommended by locals. Don’t sit across from air vent you will freeze. Catfish special was good. Don’t eat the garlic bread. Shrimp and oyster cocktail was huge. Gumbo was good but a little salty and way too hot. Cheap...More

Thank Ingrid I
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner as a first visit. Initial impression was good - clean and no fishy smell. Ordered Shiner Boch on draft. Cold and good price. A dozen oysters were fresh and nicely shucked. Things were looking good. My wife ordered the shrimp skewer...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Pacific Star is reliably very good. The place makes one think on times on the beach and the food matches that experience. We go and enjoy often.

Thank mr_larry_smith
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This place reminds me of a simple seafood joint on the Gulf Coast: not fancy, a simple menu, good friendly service, and delicious food! We had the best oysters on the half shell that I've had in years! They were plump and salty, and best...More

Thank dwgibbs
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Look, I wasn't expecting Pappadeux's but I was somewhat disappointed with what I got for the price. Yes, the jumbo shrimp were ok, but the hushpuppies were overcooked and greasy and I was hoping for a baked potato rather than the packaged crinkly fries you...More

Thank GreywolfAbilene
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had been driving past this place for years and never stopped in. It's right off 183 before you get to the KIA place so be watching or you'll miss the driveway. It's a brightly colored small place with a sweet tropical feeling patio area...More

Thank Jen78703
Reviewed 13 August 2017

wow, comfortable seating (in or out), responsive servers, great oysters, great peel and eat shrimp, casual atmosphere, ..always a comfortable customer group beats Scotties by a Barrataria Bay nautical mile

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Been eating here for years... Great food, fair prices and fun staff. We had fried shrimp, crayfish and oysters..

Thank claybuster78750
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13507 N Highway 183, Austin, TX 78750-2207
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-219-5373
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