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Shady Grove

$$ - $$$American, ,
1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
+1 512-474-9991
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a warm Austin Day, dining under shade trees and umbrellas with delicious food and good friends is as good as it gets. The Shady Grove has a lovely side patio ideal for relaxing. The Lady Bird Lemonade was made from fresh squeezed lemonade, vodka,...More

Thank 610travelgal
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good casual dining location that is family friendly. Near Zilker park, indoor and patio seating potions

Thank Sharmhaynes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG, what a great sandwich. We all agreed, excellent. Nice outdoor eating. Great comfort food sides. Good all around. Glad someone recommended it to me, I rec it to you.

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a meat and potatoes guy, but the hippy sandwich was surprisingly good. Cool patio, great place to eat and hangout when the weather is nice.

Thank JSFoodie09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has great character and great reasonably priced food, The Uber driver suggested going here instead of a place we'd picked a couple of blocks away. I had the Green chili cheese burger that more than rivaled one I had in Hatch New Mexico.

Thank Murray2805
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and we had the pleasure of being waiting on by Kacey! She was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about the menu. Opted for the Hippie and it did NOT disappoint. Imagine a fresh picked basket of vegetables perfectly placed between two slices of...More

Thank AmyZach1119
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This place came highly recommended for the green chili dishes. However, I can only eat mild green chilies. All of theirs are very spicy. The chicken in the hippie chick was flavorless and slightly tough; the hippie would’ve been a much better sandwich. The chicken...More

Thank CatInTexas
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Just good old comfort food with cold beer. Sit outside and soak up the nice weather. Sometimes they have live music. I'm sure they have a great website that will answer most of your questions. Definitely not a fru fru gluten-free, no carb eating, stretchy...More

Thank CobaltCaptain
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

I had the days lunch special of grilled cheese with bacon, cheese, tomato, and avocado. It was delicious! My husband had the mahi mahi fish tacos that he also liked. They have a great outdoor eating area. Their bathrooms are unique in an old airstream...More

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always great! The Frito Veggie Pie is so good! The Hippy Chick Sandwich was fantastic! We shared the Apple Cobbler with ice cream - really Scrumptious!!!! There are excellent burgers and Frings!! You can eat outside under the trees (in the summer...More

Thank octoberhart
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Cathy W
4 October 2017|
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Response from octoberhart | Reviewed this property |
I called Shady Grove and was told, "No". There is usually only live music at Shady Grove in the summer during the "Unplugged" series. This is the Shady Grove phone number: (512) 474-9991
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1035
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-9991
  • E-mail
Shady Grove is located in the heart of 78704 in Austin, TX. Nestled under the shade of a tall pecan grove, we have been serving up Austin-inspired home cooking, cocktails, sunshine and smiles since 1992. In the months of April through September, Shady Grove hosts KGSR's Unplugged at The Grove, one of Austin's longest running free live music series, every Thursday night at 8pm.
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