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Barley Swine

2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“pig skin” (4 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here with a few friends while in town for a conference, and was absolutely blown away at the tasting menu that we all had. Unpretentious setting, comfy and cozy tables (though not too close) and little two or three bite wonders of amazing food...More

Thank Altosong
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

11 courses of nothing but beauty! Tasting menus like this you usually find there are a few courses just not your cup of tea. Not here. Every course was amazing! The service was knowledgeable, attentive and just fun. Scenery is cozy and not at all...More

Thank sabrusley
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The food at Barley Swine is fabulous! The steak tartare with fried kale was terrific. Wasn't a big fan of kale, but now I am. The ricotta dumplings with basil was so comforting and every bite was so interesting. The buttermilk pie with berries was...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Well this place was all it was made to be. I was almost reluctant as I saw that there were several dishes that did not quite appeal to me and then I let go. My daughter and my friend ordered most of the dishes. We...More

Thank Janine A
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We went here for my husband's 40th bday celebration and had an awesome meal. We opted for the eight course tasting meal and it did not disappoint. Our server, Oscar was fun and very knowledgeable with the menu. Delicious food, ambiance and great staff. A...More

Thank kcolbyd
Reviewed 26 November 2016

My daughter is a proclaimed "foodie." My husband and I enjoy nice meals but don't have the palette she does so some of the flavor combinations were a bit beyond my preference. So if you enjoy artful presentations, food served immediately upon preparation, unique dishes...More

Thank jcisler
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

In town for USGP and Matthew Odam listed this place as best in Austin in his 2016 Dining Guide. I called & we could get a res so I took my son for a great ending to the weekend. Fantastic small plates that let the...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our first trip to Barley Swine lived up to expectation. Excellent service. The prix fix menu was a delight. Delicious melding of flavors, and artistic presentation.

Thank lreynard
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The menu offered plenty of options for the various palates in our group. The tasting menu was a little ambitious for the entire table, but we did have some memorable dishes. At the time, the pork buns that looked like little pigs were great, as...More

Thank Jabello
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went to Austin for a business trip and decided to treat myself to a good dinner. Well this food turned out to be a great dinner. I had the zucchini with feta and pea paste , the pig faced buns and the pork belly....More

Thank Jph1992
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
    (Between Mary and Oltorf on Lamar)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Zilker Park
  • Neighbourhood: Zilker Park
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