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Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown

400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2919
+1 512-482-9000
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (154 reviews)
“stone crab” (36 reviews)
“steak” (95 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2919
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sean, our server made us feel as if we were the only diners. We noticed he worked this magic on all his tables. The staff fussed over everyone in a special way. I rarely order swordfish because it is generally cooked poorly. This was better...More

Thank Lynnobl
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was here recently for a business dinner. The experience was a good one from the beginning to the end. Food was excellent. I had the Swordfish and it was excellent. Others had crab and steaks and everyone enjoyed their meals. Would definitely recommend, nice special...More

Thank joannem126
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a reservation but we arrived early and could not be seated-we went to the bar and 2 seats opened up so we sat down. We had Ben as our server/bar tender--we ordered the hot and crunchy shrimp---OMG they were so good that my...More

1  Thank Hal C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were treated to dinner by our sister's boyfriend, only to find out he was going to propose that night. The place could not have been more perfect, seated in the second floor by the window looking at he Frost Bank Tower. Service was outstanding,...More

Thank Martha2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the kind of venue that prides itself on professional service and boy does it deliver, from the friendly initial hello to the professional, consistently attentive wait service. Food is exquisite. Best downtown restaurant hands down.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We frequently dine at Truluck's Seafood downtown. As soon as we enter, we're greeted by the maitre d' warmly. We like to get to our reservation early so we can have a cocktail in the bar. Sometimes we will just come for the happy hour...More

Thank jerrybinder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dine out a lot. Austin offers a wide variety of fine restaurants — and it seems a new one opens every week. We try most of them — but are tiring of the way they stretch to outdo with their menus. Seriously — who...More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to Truluck’s for years-we love this restaurant. It is has special place in our heart from our rehearsal dinner to celebrating my husbands birthday. Great food, great service, and a great atmosphere!!!!!!!

Thank LRacino
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to both Austin locations multiple times and each time the service and food has been amazing

Thank DAHE512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were pampered from the minute we arrived at the Valet. We enjoyed drinks recommended by the bartender while our table was prepared upstairs. We were seated at a table that had elevated views looking down 4th street & Colorado. The wait staff was excellent!...More

Thank RonLuce
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Questions & Answers
Rita F
25 April 2017|
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Response from Dealmaker | Reviewed this property |
I am sure Trulucks would let you split a meal. Great seafood!
Elizabeth H H
18 March 2017|
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Response from sonybermuda | Reviewed this property |
I think they have some decent options for salads and lots of their sides are vegetarian but not vegan. Think there was Mac n cheese, mushrooms, mashed potatoes. Things like that.
Elizabeth H H
18 March 2017|
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Response from Dianne10980 | Reviewed this property |
hi! I'm not sure about a vegan meal as I am not very familiar with the diet. The restaurant was extremely accommodating and I would think they could do vegetable meals. hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2919
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-482-9000
  • E-mail
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