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Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Moonshine takes you black to a simple time. Comfortable & familiar, relaxed & easy going, moonshine greets guests like family. We serve up great cooking w/ an innovative take on classic american comfort food that satisfies even big city tastes., hours, monday-thursday 11am- 10pm, happy hour weekdays 4pm-6pm, friday & saturday 11am- 11pm, sunday brunch 9:30am-2:30pm, sunday dinner 5pm-10pm, for parties of 6 or more, 18% gratuity may apply, please notify us of any known food intolerance or food allergy., to go items1.00, cake plating charge 0.95/person
Mint Julep
Kentucky‎ bourbon, muddled mint & simple syrup
Ruby Slipper Martini
Vodka, grapefruit juice, grenadine & champagne float
Silvermoon Margarita
Silver‎ tequila, paula's texas orange & sweet & sour
Hard Lemonade
Vodka, mint, & fresh lemonade w/ a splash of paula's texas lemon
Cucumber Cosmo Martini
Rain cucumber-lime vodka, paula's texas orange & cranberry juice
Shot Of Moonshine
A seasonal of white lightning
Moonshine "Corn Dog" Shrimp
With‎ honey mustard & blueberry swirl
Homemade Potato Chips
With warm sour cream & scallion dip
Roasted Garlic Bulbs
With goat cheese, roasted red peppers & toast points.
Beer Battered Asparagus
With buttermilk ranch
Baked Brie
With cranberry-apple chutney & toast points
Crispy Calamari
With‎ italian breading & spicy marinara
Spinach & Artichoke Fondue
With mozzarella, parmesan & garlic bread
Tortilla Soup
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Waldorf Salad
With diced chicken, granny smith apple, grapes, pineapple, celery, candied pecans, croutons, mixed greens & creamy tarragon dressing
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Fajita Steak Salad
With chopped greens, pico de gallo, roasted poblanos, avocado, cheddar, tortilla strips & chipotle lime ranch
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Cornflake Fried Chicken Salad
With mixed greens, cheddar cheese, bacon avocado, tomato & honey dijon sauce
Small $5.95
Large $7.95
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Berkeley House Salad
With seasonal greens, tomato, cucumber, pickled red onions, sunflower sprouts, croutons & simple lemon vinaigrette
Small $6.95
Large $8.95
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Indigo Spinach Salad
With blueberries, blue cheese, pickled red onions, toasted pecans & blueberry balsamic vinaigrette
Small $4.50
Large $6.50
Grilled Chicken $+4.95
Shrimp $+6.95
Classic Caesar Salad
With heats of romaine parmesan & croutons
Pecan Crusted Catfish
With crawfish tails, homemade hot sauce & brown butter sauce
Broiled Rainbow Trout
With corn bread stuffing & chile sage butter
Horseradish Crusted Salmon
With Lemon dill butter
Smoked Half Chicken
With dr. pepper bbq sauce
Buffalo Meatloaf
With‎ Mushroom gravy
Molasses & Chile Cured Pork Chop
With bourbon apple sauce
Chicken Fried Steak Or Chicken
With chipotle cream gravy
Jalapeno Hanger Steak
With Jalapeno scallion butter
Texas Flat Iron Steak
With blue cheese butter & port wine sauce
All above are served w/ seasonal vegetables & choice of one side
Sandwiches Served With House & Mayo & Hand-cut Steak Fries
Backyard Chicken Sandwich
With pepperjack cheese, apple-smoked bacon, avocado, roasted poblanos & bbq sauce
Turkey Melt Sandwich
With mozzarella basil pesto & sweet cherry peppers on toasted fram bread.
Fried Egg $+0.95
Big Red's BLT
With apple-smoked bacon, summer tomato & arugula on grilled fram bread
Cheddar Blue $10.95
Cheese $10.95
Provolone $10.95
Mozzarella $10.95
Half pound ground chuck pattu w/ lettuce, tomato & onion on toasted bun,
The Bohemian
With portobello, grilled zucchini, red bell pepper, red onion, arugula, goat cheese & eggplant spread on grilled fram bread
Hand-Cut Steak Fries
Mashed Potatoes
With roasted garlic & butter
Baked Macaroni
With pimento cheese & bacon gratin
Red Beans & Rice
With jalapeno sausage
Roasted Sweet Potatoes
With rosemary oil
Perfect for sharing
Enjoy w/ a cup of fair trade coffee roasted to perfection by karz
Moonshine patio bar & grill proudly supprts local farmers, growers & ranchers fielding the best fresh, natural ingredients.
White Chocolate Bread Pudding
With‎ raisins, pecans & bourbon sauce
Peanut Butter Mousse Pie
With oreo cookie crust
Fudge Stout Brownie
With chocolate malt ball ice cream
Sweet Potato Pecan Pie
With bourbon sauce & vanilla ice cream
Signature Skillet Apple Pie
With maple ice cream
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill takes you back to a simpler time. Comfortable and familiar, relaxed and easygoing, Moonshine greets guests like family. Serving up great cooking with an innovative take on classic American comfort food, Moonshine's menu satisfies even the big city tastes.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Bar
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

My daughter, and her future hubs, had their rehearsal dinner at the cozy cottage part of Moonshine and it was amazing! The ambiance was perfect, service was on target and food was delicious!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank conniejoteykl
Reviewed today via mobile

Great service and lovely ambience . They accommodated my picky eater son and also prepared a nice vegetarian dish for me . Meat eaters at the table loved their food too .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HoustonMoose
Reviewed today via mobile

Only steps from the Convention Center in downtown Austin, sits a storefront that looks like a saloon from the 1800's. Southern hospitality welcomes you as soon as you enter. First time I had ever eaten there, and really didn't know what to expect. What I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gregoryp652
Reviewed today

Really great food and customer service. The Green Chili mac & Cheese is the best. We were seated quickly and served well by the wait staff. We have been coming here for several years and always look forward to coming back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tsmi1716
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Moonshine on a Friday evening. The host and the server (Kevin) were wonderful. We ordered the Roasted Garlic Bulbs for an appetizer, and had the Chicken Almondien and Center Cut Chop for the entrees. Our sides were the baked potato...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank psdfan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Someone in our group suggested this place. We were large group or 10, the place does not take reservations so we had to split. The place was packed. Our sever was great and the food was great too. I had the cat fish with shrimp...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Skhemmoro
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had to wait about an hour on Sunday morning but it was well worth it! Arrived at 11:00 and had a mimosa while waiting on a table. The food selection was outstanding! Service was perfect! Parking is limited, take an Uber or Lyft if at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beacher2015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every one was Super friendly, clean, amazing service and great drinks. I will be coming back soon!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JanettCommons
MoonshineGrill, Owner at Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Glad you came in to dine with us, Janett! We're thrilled your experience was very positive. Looking forward to your retrun soon. Thank you, Jordan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and food. Appetizers are awesome! Parking can be a little tricky and I recommend Valet!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kappmando
MoonshineGrill, Owner at Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for dining with us! We're thrilled you enjoyed our appetizers and that our servers took good care of you. Looking forward to your return soon. Till next time, Jordan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here twice and each time has been excellent. Great food and drinks. Service has always been above par too. It provides a great experience each time. One of my favorite restaurants in Austin. Will definitely be going again.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jaterrazas19
MoonshineGrill, Owner at Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for being a repeat customer! We're glad you've always had a great time with us. We look forward to your return soon. Till next time, Jordan

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Susan G
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Response from sanleesaenz | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a great buffet! The only thing we ordered was extra bacon
20 May 2018|
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Response from rebeccaqj | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Plenty.
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Response from stellap4 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and they have a kids menu. They were even very accommodating- my daughter wanted to change whay was on the kids menu alittle.
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