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Curra's Grill

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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614 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704-5667
+1 512-444-0012
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place while we were in town and we're so so glad we did. This is the best Mexican food I think I have ever had (went for breakfast twice) and our waitress was wonderful too. We even went back for margaritas at night as well. If you like spice, try the Habernero Margarita. Also love the... More 

Thank Asmccart1
Glen Rose, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant had very unique options of food to try. We tried the Avocado margaritas that everyone raved about. We really enjoyed the smooth consistency. We also had the salsa sampler to start with, it was full of very different flavors! I had the blackened fish tacos which were delicious! I could tell that the corn tortillas were homemade! That's... More 

Thank 0advisor0
San Diego, California
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135 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Curras which had come well recommended. They have inside and outside seating. We chose to sit outside as it was a reasonably nice evening. The restaurant was less than half full when we arrived. The table outside was not clean and had remnants from the prior guests. Not a great start. After a relatively long wait, a waiter... More 

Thank agg2011
upstate ny
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stopped in for the food, which was fantastic but the margaritas were even better! We tried 3 kinds, the mango A+++, the strawberry A++++, and the Avocado, which sounded weird to us but we were willing to try it. It was Amazing!!!

Thank UpstateNySimplyme
Austin, Texas
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a classic indoor/outdoor laid-back South Austin eatery with an interesting menu and good service. Parking can be a challenge but it's worth it. I love the queso fundido con rajas (melted cheese with spicy pepper strips though I usually get it without chorizo, which I think makes tit too greasy). Try anything with the fried bananas. Enjoy the... More 

Thank MCW-Austin
Austin, Texas
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had a family gathering here last month because the guest of honor liked their avocado ritas. So we went here and after hearing from everyone who ate and sampling some of the others' food, I can say please there are vastly superior Mexican places in Austin to patronize, go there instead. My boyfriend ordered a beef burrito. It came... More 

Thank slateordie
Cookeville, Tennessee
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Neat little place. More of a local place. Cool vibe inside. Great choices, Spanish helpful, but just ask for help. Wonderful drinks! We are in Austin every other year, we always come at least once. Medium prices.

Thank Johnny C
Houston, Texas
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Cool atmosphere, ok food. Parking was horrible. We had to park in a neighborhood across a busy 4 lane road and play frogger to get across the street. I had higher expectations with the food. It wasn't piping hot when it made it to the table and was just ok.

Thank krisfj40
Austin, Texas
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Curra's is in the Austin Mexican Food Hall of Fame. This is not Classic TexMex. More interior Mexico. This time we had some new items (for us). Started with Jalapeño Relleno Appetizer. Really cheesy, nice batter and the pepper had a bite-will definitely have this again. Comes with beans and rice do it could be a small meal. We also... More 

Thank MWS47
Fort Worth, Texas
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

yummy drinks + great chips and salsa + great food = we'll be back soon! we all ordered something different and everyone enjoyed what they got!

Thank chinagirl0808

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 614 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704-5667
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-0012

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