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    Greater Boston •1 review
    Dined 1 day ago
    We went here to celebrate my husband’s 50th Birthday while in town visiting Austin. Our server was Gina and she was great. Every employee made the evening special. He was wished Happy Birthday by everyone that came to our table. The food was AMAZING. If we lived in Austin this would be our go to place for special occasions.
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    III Forks - AustinPrice: Expensive• Steak• Downtown
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    Caribbean •1 review
    Dined 1 day ago
    A friend recommended this place and it totally surpassed our expectations. Wait time was minimal and accordingly to our reservations. Food and service was outstanding. We ordered the Friday lunch special. The food temperature, flavor , seasoning was awesome. Conner was an great and knowledgeable. We would definitely visit again!
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    Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Downtown AustinPrice: Expensive• Steakhouse• Downtown
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    Miami - Dade •1 review
    Dined on Jan 2, 2023
    Best steak I ever had
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    Dean's Italian SteakhousePrice: Very Expensive• Steakhouse• Downtown
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    Austin •4 reviews
    Dined on Jan 2, 2023
    Food is so good. We sat at a four top in the bar area? Which was a little strange since I made reservations over two months ago. Whatever- food and service were top notch. I had the 30 day aged filet and gnocchi. Best steak in the city. Meatballs were just ok - bread was amazing and the table lived the bone marrow.
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    Red Ash ItaliaPrice: Very Expensive• Italian• Downtown
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    New York / Tri-State Area •2 reviews
    Dined on Jan 1, 2023
    1/1/23 Service was great , very attentative Food , a bit saltier for me but everything was delicious ! I had bone in rib-eye , highly recommend , shared the portion cause it was a lot 22 oz . Lobster mash - chunks of lobster Truffle Mac and cheese so flavorful ! Everything was cooked to perfection ! Ending with banana forester , great presentation , shared by 4 was enough ! What a great way to start the New year 2023 !
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    Eddie V's - 5th StreetPrice: Very Expensive• Seafood• Downtown

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Austin offers the best of all worlds. Creatives love its vibrant arts scene and tolerant vibe. Entrepreneurs appreciate its tech-heavy graduate pool from the University of Texas at Austin and other local schools. Those looking for savory food options are just as happy with what the Texas capital city has to offer. A diverse range of international, fusion, and standard American fare satisfies every appetite. But the city is especially well-known for its variety of breakfast tacos, known as migas tacos. As part of the Texas Barbecue Belt, Austin is home to a mind-boggling number of BBQ joints. The city's Central Texas barbecue style, influenced by the European immigrants who settled here, involves show-stopping portions of pecan- or oak-smoked ribs and brisket.

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The best reviewed restaurant in Downtown is Toss Pizzeria & Pub - South 1st

The best vegetarian restaurants in Downtown are The Well, The Peacock Mediterranean Grill and True Food Kitchen - Austin

The restaurants with the best ambiance in Downtown are Toss Pizzeria & Pub - South 1st, NO VA Kitchen & Bar - Permanently Closed and Searsucker Austin

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