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Eddie V's Prime Seafood

#2 of 3,050 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
££££
Downtown
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301 E. 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701 (San Jacinto)
+1 512-472-1860
Today
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 22:00
Mon 17:30 - 23:00
Tue 05:30 - 23:00
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Texas
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Eddie's V's is one of THE best restaurants in downtown Austin. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. The ambiance is great and the food even better.

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Thank sheatly
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far my favorite happy hour spot in town. The food is always spectacular and is perfect for a special ocassion -- last year my mom and I even went to the Thanksgiving dinner, which was excellent. I've made this a regular stop on my happy hour circuit for $1 gulf oysters (with their signature atomic horseradish!), tuna... More 

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Laurel, Mississippi
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with a large group (about 20 people) and they were amazingly accommodating. The food was fantastic and the service was outstanding. The shrimp and lobster bisque was really good, my steak was cooked perfectly (12 oz filet), and dessert was decadent.

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Delray Beach, FL
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our "go to" restaurant for any occasion. Friends in town? Eddie V's. Family celebration? Eddie V's. Romantic evening? Birthday? Always Eddie V's. The food is consistently exceptional and we've tried several things on the menu. The Parmesan Lemon Sole over the tippy top! Their crab cake is enormous and shares well. The service is always outstanding. We prefer... More 

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Austin, Texas
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89 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined with my wife for Valentines Day.They had reservations for 500, I was told, but they still managed to arrange most table for 2 with both people sitting on the same side. Which for Valentines Day was cute. Our server Angela, whom served us on our last visit, nothing short of exceptional. She is proper, yet comforting and honestly is... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I made reservations for 6, including a small child. We valet parked for $10. The table was ready when we arrived on a busy Saturday night. The atmosphere was very nice and versatile. It was great for large groups or a romantic couples night out. We ordered a variety of seafood and steaks. The veggies were tasty, the steaks and... More 

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Clarksville, Maryland
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197 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Setting, service, appetizers and dinner all very good. The scallops were my favorite appetizer. My Texas Redfish entree was very good. Nice wine list

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Thank Bruce P
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are regulars at Eddie V, in Austin and elsewhere when we travel. The food is always "right". The service is likewise consistently top notch. If you want simply good food you can recognize in Austin, and a great experience, EV is always near the top of the list. If you want food you don't recognize and a large side... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and food, I had the special crab stuffed flounder. Service was prompt and polite, valet parking quick

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Thank Robert E
Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love their food...on the expensive side, but worth it. Been there 5-6 times, never disappointed, always great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E. 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701
    (San Jacinto)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-1860
Description
If you want seafood, the buzz in town is Eddie V's Edgewater Grille. The Gulf Coast menu features lots of seafood - oysters, gulf snapper, fresh tuna, lobster, plus great prime steaks and chops. Expect a hip and high energy dining experience. Savor classic seafood starters like oysters on the half shell, fried coldwater baby lobster tail, and famous All Lump Crab Cakes. The extensive wine list features over 150 selections.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?