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The County Line on the Lake

) #93 of 3,126 Restaurants in Austin $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
5204 FM 2222, Austin, TX 78731
+1 512-346-3664
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef ribs” (45 reviews)
“potato salad” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5204 FM 2222, Austin, TX 78731
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The County Line was highly recommended by Texas friends. We were not disappointed. The location is gorgeous, set along and above the river the views are really awesome. We sat in the room that allowed us to overlook the river and it was a really...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved the brisket and potato salad. Beans were OK. Bread was very good. Sausage was a bit spicy. BBQ sauce was delicious. Will visit again.

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 6 days ago

My company hosted my anniversary party at County Line on the Lake. The food was excellent and plentiful (most everyone walked out with a to go box), the service was attentive and pleasant (thanks, Jason), and the location was peaceful and so Austin. My grandson...More

Thank Kalola2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of Best BBQ beef ribs place. Food was delicious and plenty full. You could outside and watch the fish and turtles and feed them if you want to.

Thank b1nky7s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family attended a rehearsal dinner here and the food and staff were amazing. It was a Saturday night and the restaurant was serving in the main dining area, patio and another rehearsal dinner. I was only able to try the many meat options (all...More

Thank trip-a-daygirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited The County Line on the Lake by recommendation of Concierge at my hotel in a quick visit to Austin. The place is awesome! I ordered the three-meet combo with sausage, pulled pork and brisket. Superb! I couldn't finish the big platter, but enjoyed...More

Thank Alfredo Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Harrison was an excellent server. The food was delicious There was a special called "Save The Turtle". What fun to join everybody feeding the turtles.

Thank Mystery C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is real good BBQ. Real good. The portions are Texas size and full of flavor. I had the chicken, lean brisket and sausage. I was impressed at how lean the Lean brisket was. The ribs were nice and lean too. Everything was obviously fresh...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is my favorite barbecue place. The location is great. It is on the water. So while you wait, you can go outside, feed the fish and turtle or just sit outside and enjoy the view. I love their home made bread. Be sure to...More

Thank travelerINaustin
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit as we are visiting Austin. Sausage appetizer good but preferred the BBQ sauce that came with our ribs. Ribs excellent. Brisket sandwich was good. Enjoyed the potato salad but the cole slaw too warm.

Thank HappyMiss37
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
17 March 2017|
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Response from Amy L | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to have reservations.
Jennifer F
What type of wood is the bbq cooked on?
23 February 2016|
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Response from SDTravelMom | Reviewed this property |
no idea. I'd email the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5204 FM 2222, Austin, TX 78731
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-346-3664
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