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Austin's Restaurant & Bar

1101 Snyder Rd, Suite 202, West Lawn, PA 19609-1100
+1 610-678-5500
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (29 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1101 Snyder Rd, Suite 202, West Lawn, PA 19609-1100
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Made reservations and were seated soon after the estimated time....and no one came to our table. Waited at least 10 minutes for a person to stop at our table. A waiter took our drink order and reviewed the specials, told us our server would be...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had some fantastic wings. Perfectly done, with tons of bleu cheese, which is important, because, for me, wings are really just a bleu cheese delivery vehicle. Also had the apple walnut salad. Overall, it was good. Crisp greens, etc., but the apple vinaigrette dressing was...More

Thank TravellinSlim
Pete D, General Manager at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

TravellinSlim, thanks for the very nice review. Sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy that dressing on your salad. I will make sure that it is being made properly because we have had raving reviews about it when it's made properly. We only have a...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here with my mom for lunch and it was Amazing!! I had the Chicken Pad Thai (seasonal), my mom had the Lobster Mac and Cheese. I usually don't try new foods, but I'm so happy I tried this one! Server was extremely friendly, food...More

Thank kdraz99
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

kdraz99, thanks for the great review! So glad to hear that you loved a couple of our Seasonal Menu items. Expect nothing less each & every time you walk through our doors. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place. Everything was great from the hostess to the servers and the food. I had no room left for dessert but I will try to do better next time. This is a definite return trip soon.

Thank Christopher F
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Christopher F, thanks for the great review! So glad to hear that you loved everything. Looking forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

One of a small chain of fine dining restaurants. The NE clam chowder had more clams than potato, but was a bit spicy. Of the 2 prime rib portions, one was medium as requested while the other was supposed to be rare but came out...More

1  Thank Neodoc1848
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Neodoc1848, thanks for the very nice review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed pretty much everything on your visit although we would have loved for it to have been perfect. In regards to the loudness, we have definitely tried to put as much sound paneling...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Austins has been around for a long time in the Reading ,Pa. area. Went there recently for dinner and had a very good meal. Ordered Pulled Pork and a Sirloin Cheese Burger fixed my way. I LOVE their cole slaw. Soup not as hot as...More

1  Thank Clive E
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Clive, thanks for the very nice review. Happy to hear that we are one of your places that you can always count on when you want a great meal & great service. Hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Austin's has a great variety of excellent food, but at the end of the day, for me at least, it's all about the meat. They truly have the best ribs I've ever tasted and the balance of the menu is also recommendable. If you prefer...More

Thank Gibbled371
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Gibbled371, thanks for the great review! You are so right about the ribs. Best Ribs Anywhere is right. We look forward to your next visit and don't forget that we do take reservations if you don't want to wait. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Food was cold filet mignon was ordered med rare came out well done twice. Asked for a martini cold straight and up w 2 olives and received warm vodka in a cordial glass with 2 olives. Horrible experience 45 minute wait for searing and 1...More

Thank SocArmyBird
Pete D, General Manager at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

SocArmyBird, my name is Tammy Stamm and I'm the General Manager of Austin's. I am stunned to hear about your experience because as you can see with our reviews we pride ourselves on great food an great service. I would love the opportunity to speak...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stopped in for an early dinner yesterday afternoon, on 8/9/17. My wife had never been, so I did the honor and ordered for her. I order 2 ribeyes that were marinated with ginger, soy sauce, and pineapple sauce. She said it was just like...More

Thank Whandforth
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Whandforth, thanks for the very nice review. So glad to hear that you loved everything & I will make sure that the cole slaw is being made properly. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have gone to this restaurant multiple times, have not been disappointed. The "team approach" works well here, providing excellent customer service. The staff is friendly and everyone pitches in to help. Special mention goes to Hunter, who was very pleasant and helpful. The food...More

Thank tawny1956
Pete D, Owner at Austin's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanks for the great review and your continued patronage! I will make sure that I let Hunter know about this review. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner

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Mike H
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
I believe they take "call ahead seating" style reservations for parties 6 and under.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Snyder Rd, Suite 202, West Lawn, PA 19609-1100
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 610-678-5500
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