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Lucky Robot

1303 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
+1 512-444-8081
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (51 reviews)
“spicy edamame” (5 reviews)
“maki rolls” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1303 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very popular with all of our family. Fun and casual - staff are clearly determinedly "cool". As well as what was on the menu, the staff were very happy to make some plainer ngiri rolls for our kids.

Thank 442sonia
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Was feeling adventurous and booked dinner through opentable, last minute and easy. The restaurant is casual especially for Japanese food, but don't let that fool you, everything is expertly prepared.

Thank MelanieDav
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food, we had the Miso Soup, Chicken Teriyaki, Tuna Nigiri and Tempura Shrimp Rolls all of which were fantastic. I went to Catch in LA last week and the food here in Lucky Robot far exceeded it. The service we received from Beebop was...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Nice Japanese restaurant in SoCo district of Austin, across from the San Jose Hotel. Good food, but not special. Mediocre service, very busy. Tables too close for comfort.

Thank loveluxurytravel
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This place didn’t look promising from the outside, but it was bright and clean and fun inside. Nice waitstaff. I found the food to be delicious. Very unique. I had the smoked salmon with plantain chip appetizer. I loved every bite. The food seemed to...More

Thank wrenbarlow
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We visited on a Sunday at noon and had a reservation so we were seated right away. We ordered 5 dishes in all and all were good or excellent. The Edamame was warm and salted just right and is a big bowl so you can...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Look, it has a cool look. It has swings, it is hipsterish and on on the congress drag, but if we are just rating food this is maybe top 15. The price is too high for the little rolls they give you. I might as...More

Thank DanW133
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We were lucky in getting a table at the last minute. Fun seating arrangement, with two of us on a swing seat. Good Japanese theme food. Not great, but comfortably tasty and familiar. While table was mixed on review, I liked it and would return...More

Thank jn0987
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Our family finally got around to trying Lucky Robot on South Congress this past Saturday night ... and we're really glad we did! There are a number of good and great Japanese restaurants in town ... some more kid friendly than others! Our nine and...More

Thank changrcc
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Found this on trip advisor stopped in because it was close by and ratings looked good. Food was excellent! Some of the freshest sushi I’ve ever had and the udon noodles were huge! Vegetarian son was easily satisfied and the portions were generous. Price tag...More

Thank dani3264
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I too have no idea, I would think if you called the restaurant they could help you. All the staff there are very friendly and open to questions from there. Hope this helps you find the ornament.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1303 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2432
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-8081
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