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Fado Irish Pub

#216 of 3,231 Restaurants in Austin
$$ - $$$Irish, ,
214 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3917
+1 512-457-0172
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
214 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3917
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

They were able to accommodate a large party on short notice and the atmosphere honestly does feel like an Irish pub. Quite honestly the service was similar to one also. In most pubs in Ireland - you go to the bar to order, and you...More

Thank RamblinRader
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Decent food, great bar selection but place could have used a little upkeep. We stopped by twice, second visit we did have an issue with one of the orders. Manager came by and offered an apology and took the entree off the bill. I did...More

Thank bjm1271
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Fado was busy but not so much they could not accommodate a group of 5 on this Saturday night. Appetizers included a huge - not - humongous pretzel, and a couple of others - all very tasty. We had corned beef and cabbage, bacon burgers...More

Thank 308brucew
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Not really a perfect Shepard's pie because it missed the lamb meat (it would be better to call as cottage pie instead) but it was really good. One of the best meal I had in a pub. And lots of beers to choose to pair....More

Thank Jose D
Reviewed December 21, 2017

I love this pub from the great service, drinks, food, and the atmosphere. There is no other place like it in Austin. I seems that the owners of the strip are replacing it with something new and more on the high end. I hope this...More

Thank BigTexBeachComber
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

We visited for brunch and we were not disappointed. The selection on the menu was good with lighter options through to full breakfasts. The service was good, with a friendly welcome and a good level of attention throughout our visit. The Irish breakfast was a...More

Thank Scottygirl82
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This bar’s decor is very cool. We enjoyed sitting near a fireplace while drinking some Irish coffees in a cool night. It’s dark and cozy despite the bar actually being pretty big.

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We just happened to pop into this Pub, not expecting a whole lot. We were pleasantly surprised. We sat at the bar and the bartender was very friendly and attentive. The Bloody Mary's with Guinness were delicious! The Irish decor and woodwork was impressive and...More

Thank SJones87
Ellen P, Manager at Fado Irish Pub, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Thanks for the review! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourselves. Cheers!

Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Typical Irish pub found in every country. Good selection of beers and whiskey. Great chips although menu features a lot of fried food. Would recommend.

Thank Jack G
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Went before a concert. Not crowded at all. Looked like 5-10 tables of people. Ordered fish and chips and a sandwich. Took FOREVER. Had to go find waitress to see when our food would arrive. She said, "soon". After another 5 minutes, average food arrived...More

Thank Denlar1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701-3917
    (Colorado and Lavaca)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-457-0172
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