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Vince Young Steakhouse

#76 of 3,054 Restaurants in Austin
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301 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-4029 (3rd Street)
+1 512-457-8325
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103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Service was very good, but the food is like other steak houses. The bar is well stocked, but the wine collections is very good.

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Thank Reillys1013
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing the love for our excellent service, however I'm sorry to hear that your meal was a bit less impressive. We take a lot of pride in the quality steaks we prepare here, and I hope you'll give us the chance to show you the real flavor we're all about here. We'd like to correct this for... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

This is an great establishment for any type of function - business, romantic, etc. Sophisticated and high class without being obnoxious. Great interior decor. It is a balance that only Texan's seem to be able to pull off , and only sometimes. Steakhouses are difficult for me due to dietary requirements meaning I have to oder well done , which... More 

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Thank Random79
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

You don't know how much it means to hear that we were able to take care of you, your girlfriend, and your mother with a delicious steak that met your dietary needs. We always want to be as accommodating to our guest as we can, and I'm happy to know you feel comfortable knowing we will come through with a... More 

Austin, Texas
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109 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

When the waiter told us what the "special" was, he did NOT explain that that was the price per ounce and not the price for the meal. Imagine my surprise when the bill arrived. It was super expensive, but not super good. Not worth the jacked up price.

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Thank Janice V
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Janice, I'm very sorry to hear about the miscommunication you experienced with us during your visit. I completely understand how that would be frustrating and seem misleading to have your bill reflect a price that you weren't expecting. We had no intentions of misguiding you, but we should have been clearer about the price on our part. Again, I apologize... More 

Austin, Texas
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

First time to eat at the Vince Young Steakhouse. So much better than Ruth Chris Steakhouse! The steak was great. The sides were good too. The only poor rating is their coffee. It tasted like it came out of a machine that had instant coffee.

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Thank Dave512aus
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi there, Dave! Thank you so much for sharing the love for our signature steaks! It really means a lot to hear that you had such a wonderful time on your first visit. I am sorry to hear about the coffee, we take pride in out $10k machine from Italy. That grinds each cup to order so it's as fresh... More 

Austin, Texas
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

we took the train downtown to do valentines dinner here - along with lots of others - this past weekend. nice train ride, nice walk from train stop to restaurant (there are worse places to be in winter than TX), welcoming front-door staff, and good service from a tell-it-like-it-is waiter made for a positive experience. and the food was well-prepared... More 

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vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

I'm so glad you were able to join us for a lovely Valentine's Day dinner! It really means a lot to hear that our friendly, knowledgeable staff helped make your experience so wonderful, along with our well-prepared, fresh food. Thank you for sharing the love, and I hope we get the chance to have you back for another date-night soon.... More 

Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2016

My husband and I went for a night out on the town and wanted to try a new place. We decided on Vince Young's and were not disappointed on our choice. The lights were low, the atmosphere was elegant, the food was better than I thought was possible. The filet was melt in your mouth and I could cut it... More 

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Thank Michelle H
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hey there, Michelle! I'm so glad to hear that you and your husband decided to join us for your night out on the town! It really means a lot to hear that you both enjoyed the atmosphere, as well as your filet, side dishes, and energetic service! Thank you for sharing the love for our restaurant, and I hope you... More 

Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Last year my husband and I flew to Austin for his Birthday weekend on Feb 12 we dined at Vince Young Steak House and the food and atmosphere was outstanding!! We had something to rave about to all our friends. This Year we are flying out again & I have made reservations for Feb 12 and hope to enjoy his... More 

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Thank Alicia R
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi there, Alicia! I'm so happy to hear that your husband had such a wonderful birthday weekend in Austin and enjoyed his dinner with us. It really means a lot to hear that you both had such a good time, that you'll be flying back for that same deliciousness! Thank you for sharing the love, and I look forward to... More 

Darnestown, Maryland
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48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I thought the food was very good. The drinks were made well. Service was OK and not great. It was crazy expensive for the meal served. I was disappointed based on the recommendation and quality of service plus the sky-high price.

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Thank Phil F
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Phil, the quality of our food and service is always something we want to shine, and I'm sorry that we didn't quite show you our best. In most cases, our food is incredibly well received, and that's because we put the utmost care into selecting ingredients and preparing each aspect of our dishes. As a result of both those pieces... More 

Israel
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107 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Came here to eat a big steak :-) Had a GREAT steak (20 oz rib-eye). Perfectly made with only mashed potatoes and beer on the side - paradise.

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Thank watergrinder
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed every bite -- you made an excellent choice with that ribeye, and I really appreciate you writing such kind words about your experience here. Take care, Laura Brown, Co-Owner More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

This is genuinely one of the nicest steaks I have ever eaten. To add to that the cost ails are strong, the sides are plentiful and the device is spot on.

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Thank LiamT1990
vysteakhouse, Owner at Vince Young Steakhouse, responded to this review

Liam, from our drinks to our steaks and, of course, those sides, we want every moment of your meal with us to be special. From the sounds of it, you had a wonderful time here, and I couldn't be happier to read that you were so impressed. Best, Laura Brown, Co-Owner More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-4029
    (3rd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-457-8325
Description
Vince Young Steakhouse is a chic, inviting and locally owned Austin fine dining restaurant serving the finest steaks, wines and desserts in a downtown lively atmosphere with exceptional service.We proudly serve Aged USDA Prime Beef Filet Mignon, Bone-In New York Strip, Ribeye, Bone-In Ribeye, Porterhouse and, our most notable steak, The Perfect Ten, is cut from Texas Akaushi Beef raised in Yoakum, Texas.Our in-house sommelier puts together wine lists to perfectly complement your dining experience. Our bar and lounge offers an extensive, rare Scotch and Bourbon menu, as well as fine cigars. From 5 to 7 pm, our daily Happy Hour specials feature $5 off all bar menu items, $4 beers, $3 off any wine by the glass, $2 off any specialty cocktail and $1 off premium well drinks.Bacon Mac and Cheese, Hand Cut Fries, Crab Cakes, French Onion Soup, Short Rib Chili, Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb, Grilled Duck Breast, and Wagyu Brisket Burger are other local favorites at Vince Young Steakhouse.

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