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Roaring Fork

701 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
+1 512-583-0000
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (95 reviews)
“fish tacos” (40 reviews)
“waldorf salad” (10 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
701 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a burger, some beef steaks and a pork tenderloin. Everything was great, the burger just a little tiny bit overcooked. You’ll get a lot of food (which is great). Not too many desert options. It can be super loud, ask for a table...More

Thank Gxxfy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a Sunday evening dinner here. The NY strip was great. They have a well stocked wine cellar and we had a Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc and a Malbec. The huckleberry cheesecake was a great dessert. Good place for a business Dinner.

Thank Ntrekker
Reviewed 3 days ago

American food at its best! Great service, great menu, great wine list, great location. Like almost all american restaurants the temperature inside is to low for me - and I am from Norway. The cornbread is really to die for!!!! Really!!!!!

Thank sivrei
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything that we ordered was amazing. I ordered fish and my husband ordered steak. He said that it was one of the best steaks he had in a long time. My fish was great. The sides are family style, and we could not finish them...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Roaring Fork is located in the historic Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel, a short distance from the Texas Capitol Building. It must be a place for a Texas power lunch. It is a classic Texas setting of stone, wood and leather. I went for a...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often go to the Roaring Fork downtown for a pre-theater dinner. They are so accommodating in getting your meal in a timely manner before the show. The menu is well rounded with excellent choices from fresh fish to steaks, etc. Highly recommend.

1  Thank hwatkins1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The green chile pork was out of this world and the green chile enchiladas were incredible. Server was attentive, efficient and friendly. So glad we decided to stop in and give this place a try!

Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable ambience, excellent selection across the menu and beautifully perpetuated. Been at both locations and have enjoyed therm equally.

Thank Harry N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Expected a much better meal. Onion soup was only average, not as good as in Capital Grill or Fleming's. One member of family had the Filet Mignon, would not finish it because she did not like the way it was cooked. Chilean Sea Bass tasted...More

Thank heybrula
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful dining experience at the Roaring Fork. we had a big comfy booth & settled in for a fabulous meal. Summer was our server and she was AMAZING! She let us take our time with the menu, and offered great advice on drinks, and...More

Thank tamsterd
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10 January 2017|
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Response from rdizzle2015 | Reviewed this property |
the one at the intercontinental does have valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
    (7th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-583-0000
  • E-mail
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