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La Traviata

314 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-4024
+1 512-479-8131
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (22 reviews)
“spicy lamb” (4 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
314 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-4024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If it's on your list, don't skip it, and if it's not on your list, add it! Phenomenal food, attentive staff, and wonderful wine list. I had the Petite Beef Tenderloin salad for lunch, and would have it every day it was so good!

Thank Joanne T
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Wife and I had good meal here this week. Good, not great, food. Tastes of both veal and pasta were OK, tender but not overly flavorful. Setting a bit tight - you had better hope you like your neighbors since tables are close. Wine list...More

1  Thank Holeinone53
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at La Traviata last night. Cioppino and rigatoni with lamb meat balls. Both dinners delicious, great service, a really nice glass of wine (which I cannot remember). I highly recommend it.

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 30 April 2018

After fighting the crowds for a late night dinner when we arrived, we decided to do an earlier dinner the next night and ended up at La Traviata. La Traviata has a great, quaint atmosphere. The hostess was also our waitress and she was fantastic....More

Thank AllieB27502
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Went on a Saturday night with reservations. Seated right away and service was attentive all night. Small but very nice place.Only downside was the noise level. Pretty hard to have conversations. Had the appetizer special which was prosciutto with burrata and asparagus. Then had the...More

Thank sakemall
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We were here for the weekend. The food was very good. I had chicken parmesan and a Caesar salad. Both were excellent. The table we were in was cramped and right in a major walkway through the restaurant. The tiramisu was excellent, it was done...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

What a great time we had here. This is a friendly, modern and beautiful restaurant. Our food was spectacular! I had the Spaghetti a la Bolognese and my friend had Homemade Ravioli which that night was four-cheese with a cream sauce. Both were absolutely delicious....More

Thank jazzybird60
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Stopped in on a rainy night for dinner while staying at the big hotel down the block. There were only 3 or 4 other tables seated, and the service was excellent; attentive but not obtrusive. The polenta app was delicious, with an extremely tasty sauce....More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The food was excellent served by a very friendly staff. Yes, been back a few times...it's that good.

Thank Sylvie A
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We came across this little Italian gem when we were looking for a quick lunch spot. The service was very good and extremely prompt. So many good things on the menu to choose from that we wanted to try them all. Very tasty pastas, soups,...More

Thank tamsterd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-4024
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-479-8131
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