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ALC Steaks

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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APPETIZERS
$12.0
Drunken Shrimp Cocktail
classic style with mescals cocktail sauce
$12.0
Classic Escargot
with garlic, butter and madeira wine
$12.0
Oysters Texefeller
gulf oysters, spinach, bacon and a dash of pernod
$8.0
Shiner Bock Battered Mushrooms
with our creamy homemade chipotle sauce
$16.0
Seared Ahi Tuna
encrusted with sesame seeds served with spicy chinese greens and wasabi
$18.0
Buffalo Lamb Chops
lollipop lamb chops deep fried and tossed in franks red hot sauce with jalapeno blue cheese
$18.0
Almost Famous Crab Cakes
With smoked jalapeno remoulade
$9.0
New Mexico Green Chiles
stuffed with goat cheese
$16.0
Prime Beef Sashimi
with ponzu and harachi sauce
SOUPS AND SALADS
$7.0
Spicy Sirloin Soup
hearty beef broth with tender pieces of sirloin and vegetables
$6.0
Sweet Potato Clam Chowder
our creamy southern favorite!
$8.0
Classic Caesar Salad
crisp romaine with homemade dressing and garlic croutons
$9.0
Hearts Of Romaine Salad
with roasted corn, red peppers, walnuts and blue cheese dressing
$8.0
Classic Green Salad
seasonal greens with ripe tomatoes, shredded carrots and red cabbage with choice of dressing
$8.0
Grilled Tomato & Red Onion Salad
with blue cheese crumbles and balsamic vinaigrette
SEAFOOD AND POULTRY
All Seafood and Poultry Come With One Choice of our Accompaniments
$28.0
Pan Seared Ahi Tuna
sesame seed encrusted with wasabi, crispy greens and a crunchy eggroll
$29.0
Atlantic Salmon
grilled with fresh tomato-basil vinaigrette
$29.0
Texas Jumbo Gulf Shrimp
charbroiled, shiner bock battered, or classic scampi style
MKT
Cold Water Canadian Lobster Tail
charbroiled to perfection
$32.0
Pan Seared Muscovy Duck
with a ginger chile glaze
$22.0
Breast of Chicken
with poblano cream or creole style with jalapeno horseradish
$32.0
Red Fish on the Half Shell
with red and green chimichurri
STEAKS
All Steaks Come with One Choice of our Accompaniments
22 Oz. (bone In) $46.0
16 Oz $42.0
12 Oz. $38.0
Ribeye
10 Oz. $48.0
6 Oz. $42.0
Filet Mignon
12 Oz. $36.0
8 Oz. $32.0
Top Sirloin
14 Oz. $44.0
10 Oz. $38.0
New York Strip
28 Oz. $46.0
T-Bone
30 Oz. $50.0
Porterhouse
14 Oz. $56.0
44 Farms Bone In New York Strip
All natural, grass fed beef from Cameron, Texas. Dry aged for 30 days to bring out a robust but very tender steak.
HOMEMADE STEAK SAUCES
Sampler - 4 for $7
$2.0
Gorgonzola Butter
$2.0
Bearnaise Sauce
$2.0
ALC Homemade Sauce
$2.0
Jalapeno Blue Cheese
$2.0
Makers Mark Bourbon Sauce
$2.0
Chimichurri Sauce
$2.0
Jalapeno Horseradish Sauce
$2.0
Red Chimichurri Sauce
LOCAL HOUSE SPECIALTIES
House Specialties Come with One Choice of our Accompaniments
MKT
Surf and Turf
5 oz. Filet Mignon with a 4 oz. Lobster Tail
$26.0
Grilled Pork Chops
8 oz. chops with a red chile, garlic and spicewood honey sauce
$24.0
Chopped Steak
Topped with mushrooms and grilled onions
$22.0
Chicken Fried Sirloin Steak
deep fried to a golden brown and topped with a creamy gravy
ENHANCE YOUR STEAK
$8.0
Oscar Style
Jumbo Lump Crab and Spicy Hollandaise
$6.0
ALC Style
Encrusted with Peppercorn and Blue Cheese
MKT
Lobster Tail
with drawn butter and lemon
$9.0
Gulf Shrimp
shiner bock battered, charbroiled or classic scampi style
ACCOMPANIMENTS
$4.0
Wedge Cut Potatoes
$4.0
Matchstick Fries
$4.0
Sweet Potato Sticks
$6.0
Baked Potato
$4.0
Mashed Potato or Garlic Mash
$4.0
Texmati Rice
$8.0
Truffled Bacon Mac & Cheese
$7.0
Asparagus with Chimichurri
$6.0
Snow Peas with Sesame Seed Oil and Garlic
$6.0
Tuscan Kale with Grape Tomatoes and Garlic
DESSERTS
$7.5
Raspberry Fruit Tart
topped with fresh raspberries and handmade whipped cream
$7.0
With Berries $8.5
ALC Vanilla Cheescake
with an oreo cookie crust
$7.25
Chocolate Caramel Bundt Cake
with ice cream
$6.5
With Ice Cream $7.5
Fudge Brownie Pie
a no nut brownie served warm
$7.0
Tiramisu
with marscapone & espresso soaked lady fingers
$6.5
Creme Brulee
homemade classic with bourbon vanilla beans
$6.5
Seasonal Berries
with cream
$6.5
Texas Pecan Tart
made with Kentucky bourbon and Texas pecans
About
Enjoy a delicious steak and a taste of Austin. You haven’t experienced the best of Austin until you've been to ALC Steaks. The capitol city's only independent, family-owned steakhouse serves sizzling, hand-cut, aged beef the way Austinites have loved it for over 19 years. From our rich, antique wooden bar to our relaxing, unpretentious dining room, everything about us says, "welcome." Our exceptional service and genuine hospitality are as inviting as the many signature items on our menu. Tonight's the perfect evening to discover something else great about Austin.
PRICE RANGE
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The baristas are awesome! The food is good. I got pretty drunk and they still laughed with me and treated me well. Go with a Strip, I went with the porterhouse and got the saddest looking fillet right next to the most amazing looking strip....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank The_Drunken_Foodist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family (12) gathered for a post-graduation meal at Austin Land and Cattle and had a wonderful meal. Highly recommend the dry-aged NY Strip, Crabcakes and Tres Leches cake. Good wine selection.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PaulGar8
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Came for dinner, five of us. My prawn cocktail starter wasn't actually a cocktail - four prawns on a plate, and then two different sauces in dishes on either side....no iceberg lettuce, nothing mixed together.....perhaps I'm too stuck in the 1970's when it comes to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BowralBB
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

One of the best meals I’ve had in Austin! Casual place but our steak dinner was finer than that of any of the fine dining steak houses. Recommend the escargot, ribeye ALC style with bearnaise sauce and the pecan pie for dessert. Will definitely be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank anaesq
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I had a Porter House Steak. It was not seasoned well. It tasted like they just throw it on the grill with no seasoning. I never had to add salt and pepper to a steak before. My wife didn't like her steak either compared to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Leon P
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Visiting Austin we dined at this highly recommended steakhouse. Bar scene looked awesome. We were seated in the restaurant and enjoyed Cabernets to complement steaks. Hostess sat three loud drunks next to us. Not fun. The dining room was pretty empty. Our waiter avoided them...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JAC197561000
Reviewed 24 May 2018

If you´re looking for a superb steak with a large selection of tasteful and elegant sides, an extensive wine list and great service, this is the place for you. Lights are a bit low, but apart from that a close to perfect experience. So tasty!

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank SkibumSweden
Reviewed 26 April 2018

followed trip advisor comments (that I typically not do) and went during Business trip for dinner to that place. appearance from outside is not impressive, you either wonder where you are, but inside, regarding the kithchen, it is Steak at ist best. I had the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Rainer S
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Excelent food, good price, great service. Very cozy. The drinks are good too. The caramelized carrots are great.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank culturapr
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

If you are not looking for a one star Michelin restaurant, but want to have a great steak this is the place. The atmosphere, is more like a chain thank an independent, but why change its packed almost nightly. The service was prompt, efficient and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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