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Turf N Surf Po' Boy

407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
+1 512-276-2763
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“po boy” (47 reviews)
“po'boy” (17 reviews)
“hush puppies” (15 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been in Austin for SXSW. Turf n Surf had the best Tacos in town. Try the grilled Mahi Mahi. Nachos with cheese were also great!

Thank Erik T
Reviewed 1 week ago

So this was my second visit to this place and I regret not trying the tacos on the FIRST trip. I had the blackened chicken tacos and they were nothing short of amazing. Probably the best blackened chicken I have ever tasted. All around great...More

Thank GoIrish2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

honestly, so many people raved about this place that I was wearing it would be too hyped up. But when I finally went, I was happily surprised at how great it was. Don't be turned off by the prices, two people can easily share one...More

Thank Nathan K
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We had a large group outing & this was their dinner choice. As a big group a couple staff seemed overwhelmed but most the staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was really good & honestly better than I expected. I would go back...More

Thank FamilyTraveler132
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Upon my arrival in Austin, I longed to go exploring but I was too tired from my flight to travel too far. So I opted for finding an inexpensive seafood dinner not far from my hotel. I found "Turf N Surf Po Boy" online and...More

Thank newgig
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very casual and somewhat loud, but the food is definitely worth it. We ordered the snapper tacos...OMG... outstanding. Very fresh, flavorful and very filling. The basket of fried oysters was excellent... the oysters were very plumb and juicy. Definitely recommend it if...More

Thank Omar R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went to eat on a Thursday night at 6 pm. We both had Mahi mahi. I had blackened with salad and spouse had 2 tacos. Had a side of hush puppies. The atmosphere is a sports bar with tv's everywhere. The front area are bar...More

Thank Aladdin1
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When passing the place, walking downtown, we were both really keen to try it for try it for its cool atmosphere and fresh seatood on the board menu. There is indeed plenty to like about the place. We had griller shrimp and mahi-mahi tacos. You...More

Thank eurolondoner
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

In Austin for just a few days and found this place while spending the evening on 6th Street. Great buffalo shrimp po boy, bug enough to share. On the recommendation of a Yelp review, we had the jalapeño hushpuppies and they didn't let us down....More

Thank kmccane
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

All their fish is fresh caught I had Ahi, Husband had Mahi Best fish tacos ever! And big Definitely recommend this place

Thank Carla H
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19 October 2017|
Response from Omar R | Reviewed this property |
It was busiest around 8pm on Friday night
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-276-2763
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