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Turf N Surf Po' Boy

407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
+1 512-276-2763
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“po boy” (69 reviews)
“hush puppies” (14 reviews)
“fish tacos” (17 reviews)
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All hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

When passing the place, walking downtown, we were both really keen to try it for try it for its cool atmosphere and fresh seatood on the board menu. There is indeed plenty to like about the place. We had griller shrimp and mahi-mahi tacos. You...More

Thank eurolondoner
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

In Austin for just a few days and found this place while spending the evening on 6th Street. Great buffalo shrimp po boy, bug enough to share. On the recommendation of a Yelp review, we had the jalapeño hushpuppies and they didn't let us down....More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

All their fish is fresh caught I had Ahi, Husband had Mahi Best fish tacos ever! And big Definitely recommend this place

Thank Carla H
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. And absolutely incredible service. The bar staff work their butts off and are a well-oiled machine. There is one thing odd. You can't order food from the bar. You have to go to a counter in the next room any time you want...More

Thank DavidHorton
Reviewed 23 March 2017

good food at a good price. outdoor seating was lots of fun. we had the pulled pork tacos and the portions were good. we split two tacos.

Thank lvtraveler0389
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We came here around midnight for the poboys, and they did not disappoint. It was very tasty! The catfish poboys, blackened and fried was good. Its not the same as New Orleans. It has a different flare and different bread, but still tasty.

Thank thollandam
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I'm from the north so a legitimate, Gulf Coast, Po'Boy is not something that I have experience with. Fortunately my first dining experience, as the clock rolled into 2017, was this absolutely incredible crayfish sandwich. We order from the outside take-out window and dined right...More

Thank mjlongview
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a walk up counter located inside the Lavaca Street Bar. I went to the location in the Domain called the Rock Rose area. The food is Cajun inspired and really fresh and tasty. It's also pricey but WELL worth it. They have chalk...More

Thank Jen78703
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Its's seriously good food served from a kitchen attached to the LaVaca bar. I know, it sounds improbable, but it's reality. You can order from outside or from inside and it's delivered to your table or place at the bar, in our case. The grilled...More

Thank Ronnjonna
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

How do I begin to talk about Turf N' Surf Po-Boy? I guess I'll start by saying it offers simply some of the most delicious seafood I've ever eaten, and I consider myself somewhat of a seafood connoisseur. I had the fried oysters with a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701-2927
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-276-2763
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