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Ronnie's Real Food

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205 S Commons Ford Rd, Apt 2, Austin, TX 78733-2427
+1 512-402-9900
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19:00 - 22:00
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Austin, TX
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014

This is one of my two favorite restaurants in Austin, largely for the amazing food and the "slow lane" dining experience. First the unusual / slightly restrictive part of this place: This is a restaurant that is run as a labor of love out of what appears to be Ronnie's living room. They do one seating per day, and serve... More 

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Austin, Texas
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2014

Ronnie provides the personal touch that comes from offering a different fixed menu each week. The selection is either meat, fish or vegetarian. Reservations are required. It's a small place in a woodsy setting. Bring your own wine. No corkage fee and stemware is provided. It's a great value for a quality gourmet meal.

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Austin, Texas
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

It is quiet, the food is good (from a prix fixe menu), you can bring your own drinks (no corkage fee). There is always something unusual on the menu - when was the last time you could get a cream of asparagus soup? You are not rushed to clear the table after you finished the meal. You'll have to make... More 

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Austin, TX, USA
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65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2013

Ronnie's Real Food is indeed a unique dining experience. There is a set menu each week, with 3 entree selections plus a salad and desert. You bring your own wine/beer and there is NO corkage fee. The restaurant is located on the outskirts of Austin, TX, really out in the country, in a small house in a wooded area. It... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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120 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2011

We've never been to any place like Ronnie's, which seems to be an Austin insiders' treasure. It's a small building located among trees in the rolling hills west of town. The concept is unusual - Ronnie posts the 4-course, prix fixe menu online (soup, entree, salad & dessert) ahead of time; the entree includes a meat course & a vegetarian... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Commons Ford Rd, Apt 2, Austin, TX 78733-2427
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-402-9900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?