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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried shrimp” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
13507 N Highway 183, Austin, TX 78750-2207
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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
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went to Pacific Star grill was a little early not much going on, was seated nice little waitress tool are drink order, we decided on cup of gumbo & catfish flay. The gumbo was excellent!!!!! Fish was good also!!! Very good food !!!! Oh when...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Food was great, as always. Best seafood in Austin. Get the oysters, fried fish. The gumbo is exceptional. Beer super cold, get Victoria beer.

Thank aldoalfonso1961
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This little gem is considered Austin's best kept secret! Food is always always good. Gumbo is the best I've had! Shrimp skewer is wonderful. Pacific Special is good too. Draft beer is reasonably cheap. I'm not an oysters fan, but have seen quite a lot...More

Thank Paula J
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place isn't going to be for everybody, but I make it a point to frequent it especially during crawfish season. The reason I give it 5 stars is because of the experience you have here interacting with the staff. It's down home. You get...More

Thank Milksteak J
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

The Gulf oysters and shrimp are fresh and flavorful! Some of the best in Austin. I don't ask for fries as a side because they have a nice pilaf or garlic rice that satisfies me more than French fries. The star of this restaurant is...More

Thank Pocholoboy
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

First visit, placed was cramped but there was seating. Menu looked good but at the table next to me another guest had their dog inside. I asked about the pet policy and they advised there were no pets allowed but somehow no one noticed this...More

1  Thank Tiffany K
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This small, unpretentious café with covered deck on the 183N access road is not impressive - until you eat! Fresh oysters, grilled fish special, and etouffee were all marvelous. The owner and staff are friendly and most helpful - we'll be back.

Thank PB H
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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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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