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Bob's Steak & Chop House

301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
+1 512-222-2627
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (25 reviews)
“prime beef” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently attended a business dinner at Bob's. Everything was perfection from beginning to end. I ordered the filet and it was cooked perfectly! The shrimp appetizer was delicious and the shrimp were HUGE! Salad and sides were fresh and delicious. Portions were large! The...More

Thank AimeeP1108
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only all-Prime steakhouse in Austin, Bob's offers the best quality products in a classic American steakhouse setting. Award winning wine list, excellent cocktail offerings, and an extensive whiskey and scotch selection. The servers are knowledgeable, the right blend of professional and friendly, and make...More

Thank Josiah David C
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I took my husband here for his birthday dinner celebration. It was our first time here and the staff seated us in a quiet corner which we appreciated. Our filet steaks as well as the other sides were perfect and then they provided us with...More

Thank Beverly E
Reviewed 21 December 2017

My husband and I went here for his birthday a few weeks ago. We weren't too impressed with the food or the staff. Both were fine, but not what I was hoping for based on the cost. We shared a steak dinner. The steak was...More

Thank Jaime D
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

It's a steakhouse...get a steak! I had the special filet medallions Oscar style. Literally made me do a happy dance. Prepared to perfection. Also ordered the brussel sprouts appetizer, delicious - not the best I've had but I would order again. I had the smashed...More

Thank jennazag
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I was on a business trip and was looking for a nice steak dinner and selected Bob's based on it's excellent review. It did not disappoint. My steak was over-cooked. I had an in-depth discussion with the bar tender taking my order on what color...More

Thank Intruder291
Reviewed 12 December 2017

My party of 18 really enjoyed the diverse menu and the dining experience in the Mexico Room. I appreciated the recommendation to order bacon wrapped shrimp with the calamari soon after the group's seating. The large menu offered delicious options for everybody, but steak was...More

438jimmyf, Owner at Bob's Steak & Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback and great review! We are thrilled you and your party had a wonderful experience. I will share your comments with the staff.

Reviewed 16 November 2017

The steaks served here are large with wonderful flavor. Our server was very informative and helpful with making our selections. One word of caution would be the serving sizes are quite large and you might want to consider sharing an entree especially if you are...More

Thank polobear99
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Late Dinner on Friday Night. We should have made reservations but did not. So we ate upstairs outside. It was cool but there were infrared heaters. It was quite comfortable. The drinks were all good. Liked the bread. Nice Boule with excellent crust. The butter...More

1  Thank OWL78654
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I arrived after late on a Saturday, after the K State football game. The staff greeted us like we were celebrities. The manager came to our table and ensured we were taken care of. Israel was our server, and he is a total professional and...More

Thank m3161999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$59
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-3936
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-222-2627
  • E-mail
BOB’S STEAK AND CHOP Our Steaks Are Prime, Our Portions Big & Our Drinks Stiff. Since the opening of the first Bob’s Steak & Chop House in Dallas, Texas, in 1993, the name “Bob’s” has been synonymous with a great steakhouse experience. Building on the reputation we earned at our original Dallas location, Bob’s has opened restaurants nationwide that offer the best cuts of meat available. Each Bob’s location has its own unique personality, but all strictly uphold the same exceptional dining and service standards. We treat each customer as a VIP at every location, so you can dine with us in Dallas, San Francisco or Nashville, and feel like you are at your favorite Bob’s every time. Our combination of simple elegance, lively atmosphere, big drinks, fine wines and large cuts of the finest prime steaks, chops and seafood make Bob’s the best steakhouse in any town. It starts with our beef. Always Prime, we hand select our steaks from the top 2% of all beef. Perfectly trimmed and expertly grilled, our steaks are the best anywhere. To accompany our steaks we make every dish in house; from our famous pickles and even more famous warm loaves of bread, to all our sides and desserts. Our chefs keep it simple; no gimmicks, no list of ingredients you can’t pronounce. We don’t try to prove how smart we are, but rather how smart you are for dining at Bob’s. Bob’s Steak & Chop House has continually been recognized as one of the best steakhouses in the country, and continues to serve up the high caliber of service and steaks for which we’ve become known. Come visit us at any Bob’s location and enjoy the taste of prime beef served by people who take real pride in the name “Bob’s Steak & Chop House. ”Located in the heart of downtown Austin, Bob's Steak & Chop House is an Austin Steakhouse that offers the best. It is mere blocks from the Austin Convention Center, Austin City Limits and the State Capital. The only Bob's location to offer full dining on our luxurious roof top bar!
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