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Scholz Garten

#209 of 3,027 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown
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1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-1414
+1 512-474-1958
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food was great and the service very good! Love the history of this place also, a must go in Austin! Did I mention all those beers to choose from too?

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Thank Erin L
Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During visit to Austin we went to Scholz Garten for German food as name indicates. We were surprised they also serve Tex-mex and barbecue. We stuck with the German and enjoyed the Wiener schnitzel and jaeger schnitzel which were very good along with sides of red cabbage and German potato salad. The restaurant is in an older building with wooden... More 

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Thank DaveG873
Austin, Texas
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took a ride share here for a quick bite to eat before an event. Upon entering the garden area we noticed a small party going on near the stage. In the back of the patio area near the outside bar there was seating available which is where we ended up. We ordered a beer at the... More 

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Thank Apanda8
Austin TX
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172 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Historical hangout for University of Texas Longhorns fans before and after sporting events. The bar is over 100 years old and worth checking out and menu contains some authentic German cuisine. The food is good. Nothing fancy here where you can sit inside or outside. There seems to be a band playing outside where a small permanent stage is setup.... More 

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Thank Homestyle68
Houston, Texas
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been to Scholz's more than twice since my college years when I hung out there multiple times a week since it was only three blocks from my dorm. When I found myself just a stone's throw (with a good arm) away on a business trip, I had to go. It is still a great place to hang out... More 

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Thank Mike V
Austin, Texas
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

You have to go here to see where all the movers and shakers of old Austin drank. The bar is very impressive with it's size and history. The building is amazing. But, if you order the food, expect it to taste like the floors.

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Thank Janice V
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Oldest establishment in Austin, but so is the food.The fries tasted like they were made a week ago. Stay clear of the German food, it tastes terrible and is way overpriced.

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Thank Saftsack4ever
Appleton, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Stopped for lunch after walking around the campus and visiting the Bullock State Historical museum. Friendly staff. BBQ sandwich was good with a good beer selection. Be sure to stop when in Austin.

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Thank Gary M
Youngsville, Louisiana
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We stopped here for beer, pretzels and dessert, and were not disappointed. The pretzels and accompanying dipping sauces were out of this world, and we ordered another as soon as we finished the first one. Great selection of draft beer, and pies can come ala mode with Mexican vanilla ice cream. Will definitely be back when we go back to... More 

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Thank VeronicaBell
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The place was great Meet some great friends Beer was out of the world Band was great Food was ok would like to have some other food just not sausage

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, German, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-1414
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-1958

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?