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Josephine House Austin

#511 of 3,221 Restaurants in Austin
££ - £££American
1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
+1 512-577-5584
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“rice bowl” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Adorable restaurant with a ton of character and ambiance. Heuvos rancheros were delicious and the lemon ricotta pancakes should not be missed.

Thank deldicque
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went to this restaurant on a Sunday morning without having a reservation. place opens at 10am so get there early to find a table. (staff will offer you an inside table without reservation). food and pastries were great. i asked for a coffee with...More

Thank Traveler K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found where the feeling that 'they were doing you a favor to allow you to eat there' went from Jeffrey's - across the street to Josephine House. Grumpy server, food served bordering on cold, we felt hurried to finish up so they could turn...More

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This was such a great discovery!! The place itself is beautiful, tastefully decorated, the service is impeccable and the food outstanding, from the tea to the goodies & dessert after a fantastic meal!! Many many thanks to the staff, specially the Manager, for having made...More

Thank VPS-Vancouver
Reviewed 25 September 2017

First off, our group ended up getting seated on the front lawn which was only half covered by the sun. So half of us were melting. The food was good, but the portions were small and took forever to come out (we waited over half...More

Thank gmcnab
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Overpriced. Fancy-pantsy, and I love a fancy-pantsy place but this is nothing special. Cheese board was average. Wine was sparse pour. Lived here for years and just don't find this a special place.

Thank cmoonie
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Amazing warm chicken salad!! Hope it is always on the menu! Filling and healthy!! Great staff and very spot on!

Thank jennifersN6023MI
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Went there with a couple of friends and had a great time. Sat outside which was great but the inside is even better. The food was really good which justified the price. Had the Shrimp salat, give it my honest recommendation. Staff was really nice

Thank AntonJonas
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This restaurant was one of the highlights of our dinning experience in Austin. As I am a vegetarian, I had the Josephine Rice Bowl and the Strawberry Upside-down Cake for desert. They were fresh and delicious. The service was excellent, and the restaurant itself is...More

Thank Sepib0
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent brunch. Reservations a must. Service was excellent, the pancakes were the best but wife love huevos rancheros and son had waffles..quaint location in Clarksville. Sorry we just now found it after kids were in Austin the past 7 years.

Thank Larry H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703-3934
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-577-5584
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