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Jeffrey's Restaurant

1204 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703-3954
+1 512-477-5584
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (14 reviews)
“popovers” (8 reviews)
“souffle” (7 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
1204 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703-3954
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our party of 12 enjoyed the semi-private room and the many courses celebrating fine dining. I had pre-ordered the ham & gruyere croquettes, beef tartare, truffled deviled eggs and king crab and avocado toast as appetizers to serve upon seating. The group loved them and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Met two other girls here for cocktails (loved the Cherry Bounce) last weekend. We sat on a sofa in the bar area and everything we ordered was delicious. The service was kind of slow - but they were busy so maybe a little understaffed. My...More

Thank 24brooke
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Jeffery's since the 1980's. The good years, the less-good years... the food quality has always been of the highest caliber. I would not say I visited often, but often enough. However my waitstaff experience this evening will have me reluctant to...More

Thank barbannn1
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Went here on the occasion of my oldest daughter's 30th birthday. We had reservations for 8:45 but had to wait for a table for 15-20 minutes in heels, and there were not enough seats for all of us while waiting. Welcome staff not very friendly...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I knew I should have had a steak but wanted something different so ordered the risotto, a bit disappointing, but my spouses fish on the other hand was great as was her cold tomato soup. The bread is always good as well as their souffles.

1  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Eight of us were here last night for dinner. The restaurant is fairly comfortable and the service is quite good. Jeffrey's is, first and foremost, a steakhouse, and the steaks are excellent - five of us had the Ninan Ranch NY Strip. Two opted for...More

Thank Oberst06
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Went back for a biz dinner after having a dinner for 12 in the private dining room. While the group dinner was a 2-3 rating, I experienced what I had come to expect from Jeffreys at this meal. Impeccable service, charming bar cart provided perfect...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

There are so many wonderful things to say about Jeffery's. From the moment we sat down in the dining room, I would give the service, the food and the overall experience an A+. The service was some of the best I have ever had in...More

Thank lmoritz1
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I am a foodie and a food snob. I think I have had it all and know it all. Went here for an early birthday celebration, and just had a marvelous time. Our waiter Eric had movie star good looks, and with his new double...More

Thank Talltexan14
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Second visit here. No pate de foie gras, even though it was still written as available on the Website. Seafood risotto consisted of 2 Shrimp, 2 very small pieces of King Crab Legs, 2 miniscule pieces of lobster which were very tough to chew and...More

Thank heybrula
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$80
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1204 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703-3954
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-477-5584
  • E-mail
A passion for friendship, food and wine fed the genesis of Jeffrey's. It continues to endure today. The restaurant first took shape in 1975 when Jeffrey Weinberger and Ron and Peggy Weiss, friends from student days at the University of Texas, pooled their interests, talents, and enthusiasm with three other pals to open an intimate neighborhood bistro in Austin, such as they had encountered in their travels. They were part of the first wave of new American cuisine, and over the years they
made their mark with an original flair that is unmistakably Jeffrey's alone. Chef Deegan McClung is known for accenting regional flavors and ingredients with European recipes and techniques in order to create a unique cosmopolitan style.
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