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Josephine House Austin

1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
+1 512-577-5584
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“rice bowl” (3 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off, our group ended up getting seated on the front lawn which was only half covered by the sun. So half of us were melting. The food was good, but the portions were small and took forever to come out (we waited over half...More

Thank gmcnab
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Overpriced. Fancy-pantsy, and I love a fancy-pantsy place but this is nothing special. Cheese board was average. Wine was sparse pour. Lived here for years and just don't find this a special place.

Thank cmoonie
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Amazing warm chicken salad!! Hope it is always on the menu! Filling and healthy!! Great staff and very spot on!

Thank jennifersN6023MI
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Went there with a couple of friends and had a great time. Sat outside which was great but the inside is even better. The food was really good which justified the price. Had the Shrimp salat, give it my honest recommendation. Staff was really nice

Thank AntonJonas
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This restaurant was one of the highlights of our dinning experience in Austin. As I am a vegetarian, I had the Josephine Rice Bowl and the Strawberry Upside-down Cake for desert. They were fresh and delicious. The service was excellent, and the restaurant itself is...More

Thank Sepib0
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent brunch. Reservations a must. Service was excellent, the pancakes were the best but wife love huevos rancheros and son had waffles..quaint location in Clarksville. Sorry we just now found it after kids were in Austin the past 7 years.

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Three of us had dinner here to celebrate a college graduation. We all had delicious dinners. My husband had pork chops which were the best I have ever tasted. They were smoked and were so tasty. Two of us had tri tips which were also...More

Thank barbrw99
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were in town for an extended weekend with friends and came here for both brunch and breakfast. We loved it! Most interesting menu both times. Excellent Stumptown coffee (hello, Portland!) Had a delicious rice bowl with vegetables for brunch with a fantastic basket of...More

Thank 29Lorenzo
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

If you don't come here often, you should. I sat on their from porch and had this amazing charcuterie board with chicken liver mousse, jeffrey's pate, and Olli Salame Molisana while sipping on L'Oliveto white wine... Great ambiance and friendly staff.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I went to visit my nieces and we were a party of 4, we try to get a table for lunch. They never were honest! They kept us waiting saying as soon as a table is free they will sit us, people finish left new...More

Thank pattydiaz1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
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
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-577-5584
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