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Phil's Ice House

2901 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4711
+1 512-707-8704
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average28%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hamburger” (6 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
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2901 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4711
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

The meat in the hamburgers was excellent for a long time, but the last few times we been there, there is a noticeable difference. It looks and tastes like a premade, pre-frozen patty.

Thank m7m72000
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Phil's Ice House was one of those places you walk out of saying "I HAVE to visit this place again!" It's not fancy but the interior is pleasant. We were there when it was busy but the wait was not long. The food was fantastic...More

Thank DaHorns
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Stoped by to get a late night bite. Went in and got a burger with cheddar and bacon and then added fries with it. Talk about hitting the spot. Want a quick bit to eat you cannot go wrong here.

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We love a place that will help us entertain three kids. The food was great and the beer was cold. Their fountain drinks were also delicious and it was refreshing to try something new. We couldn't figure out which burger to try so the burger...More

Thank Jessica-Greg P
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Phil's offers some of the best burgers in Austin. Many people wait in long lines in the heat for a burger at Hopdoddy. I choose to skip that line and grab a delicious burger here. The 78704 Burger is outstanding - topped with monterey jack...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I had the Travis Heights burger. The meat was a little too done and a little dry. The bun was good. I didn't know that I had to ask for condiments and lettuce and tomato to be added. I also thought when they asked if...More

Thank grandmabobbi
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It took forever to get our order. The hamburgers were undercooked. Thank goodness for Amy's ice cream playground next door to entertain our kids while we waited. Not a lot of seating.

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 13 March 2016

My family went here today to try out someplace new and although the price was pretty steep for burgers and fries it tasted pretty darn good. And the burgers were large enough to satisfy. My wife and I each got a build a burger with...More

Thank calloused_traveler
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We visited Phil's Ice House on S. Lamar to try something different. We have been to the Burnet Road location many times. While it was cleaner than the Phil's up north, my burger was dripping with grease and I had to dispose of half of...More

Thank Anonymous N
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Fun little place for burgers. Be sure and get the sweet potato fries, too! Has a great playground outside with tables for the kids to play before, during an after dinner.

Thank JDrisk
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4711
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-707-8704
Description
Second location, on South Lamar, Austin- opened fall of 2010
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