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Finn & Porter - CLOSED

500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3720
+1 512-493-4900
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
9 Apr 2016
“Excellent meal”
2 Apr 2016
“Surprised”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Sushi, Japanese, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3720
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 9 April 2016

We were looking for somewhere to eat on our last night in Austin and came across Finn and Porter by pure chance. We looked at the menu and decided to eat there which was an excellent decision! The food was top quality/delicious and very full...More

Thank christine joy g
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I usually think of an in house hotel restaurant as mediocre at best. Finn &Porter was a real surprise. The food, service and atmosphere were excellent. It was the best dinning experience out of the four restaurants we had while visiting downtown Austin.

Thank KLHUsa
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Great desserts and coffee. We arrived late and they still served us in the outside patio enjoying the warm humid Austin weather.

Thank tziarnik
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We tried the food tasting menu and it was great gourmet experience, local produce, great wine selection and execllent service. If you love your food, this is the right place for you. Thanks to Jeff Shull & his staff

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The feel is contemporary for this hotel bar in the Austin Hilton. I really wanted to find some more traditional feel to a a spot for a pre-dinner drink, and I came across thie place. The bartender was very friendly, but I had to ask...More

Thank 1000islandsdude
HiltonAustin, Manager at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your feedback! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the service from our staff as well as the drinks, but we will also take your other comments into consideration as we are planning on...More

Reviewed 6 February 2016

We stayed at this hotel, and although I don't normally eat at hotel restaurants (especially in foodie towns like this one), we had eaten a huge lunch and decided to try it due to the reviews and the convenience. It was very good. The soup...More

Thank DBM58
HiltonAustin, Representative at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent meal with us! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed everything from the soup to the dessert, and we will definitely take your comments regarding our service and presentation to heart as...More

Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I ate here on Saturday night while staying at the hotel. I didn't have reservations but they were able to find a seat for me and one other person. We ordered the ny strip for two which included asparagus, potatoes, and Brussel sprouts. The steak...More

Thank stepgonz
Diana N, Social Media Manager at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2015

Dear stepgonz, Thank you very much for your review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner here at our restaurant and that our team provided you with excellent service. We love hearing that! We appreciate you taking the time to share your...More

Reviewed 7 December 2015

Beef from your local heaven, plus the sprouts were a pleasant surprise. Impressed to find such a great meal inside a hotel. Our host ordered the side dishes, which included the sprouts. Does anyone know how the sprouts were cooked, some soy sauce mix or......More

Thank Sean369
Diana N, Social Media Manager at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2015

Dear Sean369, Thank you very much for your review here on TripAdvisor! We are delighted to hear about your wonderful dining experience here at our restaurant! As far as the sprouts, we deep fried them and toss them in a sweet soy chili sauce that...More

Reviewed 4 December 2015

Went with a group on a Monday evening. Upon arrival, we were told many items from the menu we not available. Service was incredibly slow. The food was ok, nothing special especially for the prices they ask. I would not go again.More

Thank skrobob
Diana N, Social Media Manager at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2015

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments here with us. We are very sorry to hear about your disappointing experience at our restaurant and would like to offer you our sincerest apologies. We can only hope you will allow...More

Reviewed 28 November 2015

The only reason I don't rate this higher is that it is a hotel restaurant. The food, however, is very good with top service. If hosting clients, there are no really separate rooms.More

Thank Wil G
Diana N, Social Media Manager at Finn & Porter, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2015

Dear Wil, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments here with us. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our food and that our team provided you with great service. We actually have two private dining rooms and one semi-private dining room...More

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Restaurant Details

Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
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: 500 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3720
    (4th and Neches)
  • Public Transportation: Final Downtown stop for Metro Rail across the street at the Austin Convention Center.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-493-4900
Description
Finn & Porter is fresh and modern. Locally sourced and exquisitely presented. Finn & Porter(R) is at the top of the list of Austin restaurants for upscale dining. The freshest seafood, steaks, sushi and produce the state of Texas has to offer prepared by Chef Peter Maffei, with a talent for selecting the best of what's in season and allowing its flavor to shine. In addition, Finn & Porter's Loft Bar serves innovative cocktails made with your favorite spirits and hand selected wines.
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