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Mother's Cafe & Garden

4215 Duval St, Austin, TX 78751-4341
+1 512-451-3994
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“enchiladas” (33 reviews)
“tofu” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4215 Duval St, Austin, TX 78751-4341
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We ate here on a recommendation of some other guest at our b and b- this is a vegetarian restaurant and we are not but the food was excellent. We had the enchilada and it was wonderful, in fact we walked around the area some...More

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a Friday night after picking my sister up from airport. Once we circled the block 2 times trying to figure out parking.... So glad we made the effort. She had the sechzuan (spelling mangled?) and loved it. I had the baked tofu-so Delish....More

Thank TaurusMom
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went with four friends and a toddler and our friends' family joined us later. The staff was so accommodating and friendly. I loved my veggie breakfast tacos!!

Thank travelcloak
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit, and it was just as good as the first! Vegan dishes we tried were great Bueno burger is really good!

Thank machandler82
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Huge menu of vegetarian and vegan options in Hyde Park neighborhood. Friendly server and casual atmosphere. Lots of families on Saturday night. Some dishes were excellent (Szechuan stir fry), some were average (enchiladas lacked flavor). We have to go back to try more of the...More

Thank ScottEP
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is an Austin icon and we've eaten here often. But we moved away. On a return trip we tried it again and it has remained consistently fabulous. It is a totally vegetarian restaurant with many vegan options. Meals start with chips and salsa. I...More

Thank tazcaly
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great wholesome vegetarian food. They were happy to make GF modifications to the menu for us, and provided crayons and a highchair for our son. They're also dog friendly, with a water bowl out front for our pup.

Thank SarahGarnick
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I really enjoyed my french toast and fruit salad - whipped cream prepared in the restaurant, very wide variety of fruit, cut up and chilled, even dipped it into the special dressing my cuz ordered for his enchiladas - they gave me my own cup....More

Thank Cecile S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was one of our favorite Austin restaurants 30 years ago and it still is. The food is tasty, the portions are reasonable. It's cool and laid back.

Thank Antityco
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My girlfriend and I ate dinner at Mother's while vacationing in Austin, based on a tip from a local bartender while I was inquiring about places with a good deal of vegetarian options. Upon arriving to Mother's, my girlfriend was so incredibly pleased to realize...More

Thank toddgak
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Duval St, Austin, TX 78751-4341
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-451-3994
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