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Hillside Farmacy

1209 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1947
+1 512-628-0168
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1209 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1947
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We both ordered the Big Brekkie with avocado. It was good but only came with half a slice of toast. Would definitely go again but didn't really stand out.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank joespanks
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We arrived in Austin on a Saturday night totally underprepared for the restaurant scene/wait/need for a reservation. But a friend had included this on a list of 25 or so recommended restaurants and it didn’t disappoint. We were also able to get a last minute...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amyelizabethpagano
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by on Monday afternoon for lunch and cocktails and loved it! Gorgeous restaurant with a charming outside space. Super friendly staff, fantastic French 75, good snacks, and great deserts!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravellingUnic0rN
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere! We had to go there twice. The egg and spinach bowl, pancakes and espresso were all so delish.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Y7565AUchrisp
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This place is cute as a button with its interior design based on the original pharmacy that once stood here. But more importantly, the food is outstanding & service excellent. Their commitment to serve food directly sourced from farms really shows. There is a freshness...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Foodiespy99
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Hillside Farmacy is one of my go-tos in Austin to take out of town friends for brunch or dinner. The food is fantastic, and the atmosphere is cozy and a unique Austin vibe. Historically I usually went for brunch, but we did a friend's birthday...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Shelby H
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The food was fantastic! Eggs scrambled soft were done to perfection. The setting is fun. Old apothecary bottles and bins behind glass for decorations. Our server was a college kid working through school, so I give her a small pass on some minor faux pas....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed August 2, 2018

If you are in Austin, you have to make Hillside Farmacy a breakfast or brunch destination! You will not be disappointed....the food, service and atmosphere are wonderful.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gary W
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Very unique setting. Formerly a pharmacy, according to the story, made for a neat and rustic setting. Went there for Saturday brunch, had to wait about 40 minutes for our table. Good selection of brunch food and nice assortment of adult beverages, more than just...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Formerly an apothecary, this restaurant has a cool and unique vibe. The chef and bartender (mixologist) really know their stuff. The food, service and atmosphere are all way above par. Even the prime beef steaks are local. And all things considered, I did not find...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank davidlS4311NC
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April 7, 2018|
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Response from Carrie G | Reviewed this property |
No, we went on a Sunday evening without a reservation with no problem. My son(who lives near the restaurant) eats there frequently without a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1947
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-628-0168
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Outstanding hip restaurant featuring a full bar, locally raosted coffee, cheese, charcuterie, oysters and Texas pasture raised meats. Features a popular weekend brunch and one of a kind nightly dinner entrees.
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