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Eddie V's Prime Seafood

301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615
+1 512-472-1860
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (240 reviews)
“crab cakes” (115 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I were staying at the Westin across the street, and since their happy hours start early, we decided to make the most of it, and we were super excited that we did. We basically ordered off the decent happy hour menu: oysters,...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice seafood restaurant with decent variety of seafood, too bad, there is no lunch time business. It's dinner only. Looks like they have a wide selection of oyster bar, though I didn't try. Seafood dishes are richer side, with rich sauce and accompanied with...More

Thank terry h
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was recently here for my birthday celebration with my husband and everything was perfect! The food, the atmosphere, the special birthday dessert (banana foster flambe) were all wonderful. I also want to give a special thank you to our waiter Yolanda who made the...More

Thank JGFrankPortland
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had dinner at Eddie V's with my fiancée while visiting Austin. The food was very good. Had the tuna tartare as an appetizer. The tartare was well presented and was very fresh. It was a nice light way to start the meal. For my main...More

Thank JAK_2780
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a high quality (and price) excellent restaurant. Great and elegant service, phenomenal food. Great atmosphere 5 stars- you get what you pay for

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here for the second of my multiple birthday celebrations. Our food was marvelous and the setting was gorgeous. If I had to complain about anything I would say the restaurant is a little cold! We had multiple appetizers with steak, lobster, and Tuna tartares!...More

Thank Talltexan14
Reviewed 6 days ago

We started off with 3 orders of their shrimp appetizer. It had some pop to it and we had three orders because we didn't want to stop. Two of us had the halibut special, crab on top. I think this really was flown in from...More

Thank jimvet1826
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Austin, have visited numerous times. Choose it to host a large party of my family to celebrate my son's graduation from UT. Service was very attentive from start to finish. The lobster tacos as an appetizer are...More

Thank beenthere12
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my go to place...for the city dweller down town. For the west lake, overlooking the hills. I have never had anything but the top shelf dinner and service at this Austin. The jazz bar is my favorite place to be any night of...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wait staff here is excellent. Reservations are recommended. They have a nice and active bar as well as the formal dining experience. The food is magnificent!

Thank Klugeco
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Ben S
28 April 2017|
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Response from Suzanne M | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you just ask them directly the next time you go?
8 April 2017|
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Response from gaga10 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so.
14 March 2017|
Response from Gary B | Reviewed this property |
Ask for Richard the GM. I'll bet he would accommodate you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615
    (San Jacinto)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-1860
If you want seafood, the buzz in town is Eddie V's Edgewater Grille. The Gulf Coast menu features lots of seafood - oysters, gulf snapper, fresh tuna, lobster, plus great prime steaks and chops. Expect a hip and high energy dining experience. Savor classic seafood starters like oysters on the half shell, fried coldwater baby lobster tail, and famous All Lump Crab Cakes. The extensive wine list features over 150 selections.
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