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Eddie V's Prime Seafood

#2 of 3,044 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615 (San Jacinto)
+1 512-472-1860
Today
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 22:00
Mon 17:30 - 23:00
Tue 05:30 - 23:00
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Recently had the wonderful opportunity to enjoy a two meals at this restaurant. The quality of the property, the food, and the service was simply extraordinary. From the time you enter this lovely property, deal with the wonderful waitstaff, and enjoy a tremendous meal, I promise you that this will be an dinner that you'll remember. I personally found the... More 

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Plantation, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is the spot for a great steak in Austin!! Gotta get the wedge salad, calamari, and crab cakes!! Good wine list as well and definitely recommend for client dinners!

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Thank Matt B
Bellaire, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We were spending a long weekend at Barton Creek to celebrate our anniversary. The concierge helped us to select Eddie V's for dinner one evening. The food was superb. We started with the lobster tacos (best tacos ever), followed by Texas Redfish (my husband) and Scallops in Brown Butter (me), with some sides of twice baked potatoes and asparagus. For... More 

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Thank CindynAl
Austin, Texas
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our 23rd anniversary dinner at Eddie Vs. They had set up a special anniversary dinner for us and it was really exceptional seafood. Service was very good, our waiter was very attentive could not of been better.

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Thank Randy B
Austin, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Had a vendor take me here for dinner. The food was great, the drinks from the bar were a good pour. The service was attentive.

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Thank Mountain254
Austin, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent table, excellent service, excellent food. Highly recommend this restaurant for a special occasion or date night!

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Thank AllaurieC
Austin
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I don't know if this still occurs but used to be half price appetizers on Mondays. Smoked oysters and lemon drops. Yum!

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Thank Marianna_Traveller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The service is impeccable. And that is my least favorite thing about Eddie V's. My only complaint is that the bar is not bigger.

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Thank Pamela T
Austin, Texas, United States
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Certainly the best seafood in Austin. Yes, fresh, period. Carnivore in your party? Steaks are just as good. All presented and served with style and grace. Be prepared to pay accordingly. One of the best happy hours in town. So get there early. Excellent wine and appetizers at these prices can add up to a delightful meal in the elegant... More 

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Thank Kirk W
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

As always excellent service, incredible seafood and very good drinks. A hit with my California friends. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615
    (San Jacinto)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-1860
Description
If you want seafood, the buzz in town is Eddie V's Edgewater Grille. The Gulf Coast menu features lots of seafood - oysters, gulf snapper, fresh tuna, lobster, plus great prime steaks and chops. Expect a hip and high energy dining experience. Savor classic seafood starters like oysters on the half shell, fried coldwater baby lobster tail, and famous All Lump Crab Cakes. The extensive wine list features over 150 selections.

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