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Blue Dahlia Bistro

1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
+1 512-542-9542
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“frittata” (24 reviews)
“tartine” (28 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here today and we very much enjoyed the setting and food. We ate in the shade in the patio in the back. We ordered the salmon and chicken salad tartines and we liked it. Portions were big! We also had the soup...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic return visit! Cool mint/green pea soup! Definitely want to return for breakfast or supper!!

Thank JC78006
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My boyfriend brought me here for my birthday. What a treat! We had brunch and arrived about 11ish. Sat outside in the back. Service was friendly and prompt. Food was wonderful, just a great atmosphere. AND prices are reasonable. Dog friendly too which is awesome....More

Thank Grace J
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

So we came here to meet some friends from out of town. The waiter was slow, and would wait fifteen minutes after us ordering something to tell us they were out of said item. Coffee syrup, sandwiches. My friend requested salad dressing but the waiter...More

Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Came here for brunch with a group celebrating a college graduation - the Salad Nicoise was fabulous and I would definitely order it again! Very typical Austin vibe - large tables are shared when needed, service is attentive, but not pushy. Casual attire works great...More

Thank sallen512
Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you need to stop and grab a coffee then this is a good place. I enjoyed a lovely strong cup of coffee and the waitress, although not very knowledgeable was friendly. The decor is pleasant and the prices are fair.

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We were able to walk here from our hotel and it was an absolute pleasure. Far removed from the fried and fattening foods, the healthy environment was a complete treat.

Thank 1maxfamily
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Having dined at Blue Dahlia several times over the years, including our wedding luncheon, we made a return visit last evening. One plus (in my eyes at least) is that breakfast can be ordered at any time of day. However, this time the recital of...More

1  Thank Jim T
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This place was a gem. I sat on their back patio which was unique with it's dirt floors, fountain and ceiling of vines. The mimosas was surprisingly large and only $4. I had the smoked salmon open faced sandwich it was delicious. It came on...More

Thank Victoria D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Came here for Sunday brunch with family. The restaurant has two out door dining areas, out front and in the back, and a decent indoor area. Some of the indoor tables are large, can seat up to 10, so don't be surprised if you are...More

Thank Mark H
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26 June 2017|
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Response from Jodi H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we parked in a city lot just up the street from the restaurant. There was music and people all along the way. It was a really nice walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighbourhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-542-9542
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