We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Barley Swine

2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-3336
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“pig face” (4 reviews)
“mousse” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-3336
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (191)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

51 - 60 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 9 September 2015

This restaurant was wonderful. There was such attention to detail in every serving. It is a price fixed menu and an optional wine pairing. It was nice to do both --then there were no decisions to make. It was an awesome dining experience and dinner....More

1  Thank cjs4
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My husband and I travel regularly and as foodies from Portland, we think we are very spoiled with the fantastic restaurants in our hometown. We went to visit Barley Swine while in Austin for an anniversary dinner. We were initially worried that we were under-dressed...More

Thank EYoshida21
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I was in town on business and wanted to go to a place that was not in the downtown area with all the tourists and college kids. Barley Swine was perfect. Food = I did the happy hour menu and was very happy with the...More

Thank tompkins777
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

This is so delish . Warning : every bite is about $4 and there is typically a long wait as it is so damn good. We sat at the bar so we could watch our food preped

2  Thank Writewandaann
Reviewed 14 August 2015

multi course meal, with each step an adventure in high culinary art. serving sizes are small, but there are many of them. wait staff does a good job explaining what each course is. there is an option to pair each food course with wine, too.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We've been dining at Barley Swine since they first came on the Austin restaurant scene and have never been disappointed dining there. We are always excited and intrigued to see what the Cullinary team has dreamed up using local ingredients. Service is always excellent and...More

Thank Martinifam
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We found 12 of the 14 to our liking All but one of the beer wine pairings were good.The desserts were scrumptious.The service was excellent,Small,initmate atmosphere

Thank Lynnmaui
Reviewed 10 July 2015

One of the best meals of my life, I am not exaggerating. Earned a lot of brownie points with the boss(wife). No kidding, I've had gourmet vegetarian at Michelin star restaurants in Europe and the food there was not half as tasty at double the...More

Thank yuvarajvima
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Prepare to indulge in a creative 13-course eating extravaganza! This smallish restaurant with tall communal tables packs a punch when it comes to creative dining. Each course was perfectly timed and the freshness and quality of the food was outstanding. The wine list was also...More

Thank Mis_Adventurous
Reviewed 15 June 2015

My sister and I were visiting Austin on vacation and decided to splurge on dinner at Barley Swine - it was one of the highlights of our trip! It's a leisurely dining experience comprised of 13 small courses served over about a 2 1/2 hour...More

Thank scasci
Nearby HotelsSee all 204 hotels in Austin
South Congress Hotel
321 reviews
1.75 km away
Hotel San Jose
385 reviews
1.81 km away
Austin Motel
367 reviews
1.85 km away
Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake
300 reviews
1.98 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Snooze an AM Eatery
79 reviews
.30 km away
96 reviews
.43 km away
Brown's Bar-B-Que
34 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail
2,242 reviews
1.15 km away
Zilker Zephyr Miniature Train
115 reviews
1.48 km away
Barton Springs Bike Rentals & Tours
93 reviews
1.61 km away
Lockout Austin
67 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Barley Swine staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-3336
    (Between Mary and Oltorf on Lamar)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Zilker Park
  • Neighbourhood: Zilker Park
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Save your favourites!
Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now