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Mattie's at Green Pastures

811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
+1 512-444-1888
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
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18:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arranged a private dinner upstairs in the lounge at the newly renovated Matties. Worked with Kate, their events coordinator who was awesome!!!! Menu choices were outstanding - with a few highlights - the crispy cauliflower (not your mom's cauliflower), farmhouse salad, the pomme puree, and...More

Thank Todd N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nearly 50 years ago, when my young bride and I were penniless, struggling students, our families would occasionally visit and take us out to the best restaurant in town, Green Pastures, home of Mary Faulk Koock, godmother of Texas cooking and the author of a...More

Thank boudin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was such a treat to go back to Green Pastures for the first time in nearly a decade! Mattie's has maintained the authenticity of the historic house and grounds, but freshened it up with new paint and furniture. My husband and I chose to...More

Thank CuriousOptimist
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Some lady friends and I went here for brunch before going to the theater. It's been beautifully restored and they encourage you to look around upstairs too to see what they have done. The man who checked us in was quite knowledgeable about the history...More

Thank Jen78703
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Attended a wine dinner at Mattie's, which only opened about six weeks ago. New restaurants routinely show rough edges but not so for Mattie's. Everything from the valet to the wine list are near perfect. Our menu featured a number of Mattie's favorite dishes: a...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My family and I have attended Easter Brunch for the last six years except for last year because it was closed, The food, service, music and overall ambiance left a lot to be desired. It was not charming and elegant as it used to be....More

1  Thank emelguizo
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My husband and I dined at Mattie's for Easter brunch. It is difficult to review Mattie's on its own merit because I was expecting it to be the long awaited, promised, reopening of Green Pastures. It is NOT! The only thing left of Green Pastures...More

2  Thank MiriamOlesen
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our anniversary dinner and hadn't been back since our rehearsal dinner 35 years ago. The food was wonder and the restoration was beautifully done, however the menu was a bit limited.

Thank LJMK1
Reviewed 12 April 2017

First, I want to say that I probably will return, simply because the food was so good. However, the service was s-l-o-w, both in the bar and when we moved to the dining room for dinner. In fact, it wasn't just slow, it was odd...More

1  Thank HornsFan73
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Very Nice family oriented facility. Beautiful outdoor seating or enjoy unique antique indoor seating. Food is freshly prepared with eye for detail in presentation. However menu is limited for selection. Service is friendly and attentive as well.

Thank Pat K
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17 February 2017|
Response from Cynthia U | Reviewed this property |
sorry i don't have prices it is rather pricey more of a special occasion place
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighbourhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-1888
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Come sit on Mattie’s porch, under the majestic live oaks or in our delightful dining room and stay for a long visit. Partake of thoughtfully sourced, rustic farm-fresh American fare and cocktails served with a generous side of Texas hospitality. This house has hosted some real characters over the last century, young and old, formal and informal—friends & family are always welcome.
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