We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Central Market

4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
+1 512-206-1000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (161)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 160 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the Paella Cooking School last evening. Hands on cooking the Paella, with April who is a wonderful Instructor. We made 3 types of Paella, Seafood, Valencia and Pork and Chorizo. 2 glasses of wine with the dinner. Finished with Flan desert.You do have...More

Thank heybrula
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you have to eat at Central Market, go inside, get soup, salad bar, or something like that in the store. Skip the cafe for food but you can still sit out there and enjoy your friends :) This is especially useful if the line...More

Thank movableschool
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Central Market Cafe revamped their menu a while back, and they now have a wide variety of options to please just about anyone. This place gets annoyingly crowded at times, but that's because you can't beat it for families. It's casual, inexpensive and has plenty...More

Thank zilkerman
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This was a good place to stop for to-go food on the way back to our hotel. Looks like a big Whole Foods, but they have more variety.

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in a while but they never disappoint. Always a nice variety of everything.. This time went to get lump crab meat, oysters still in the shell and my mom bought rabbit. Yum!

Thank JSLoveis13
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner there. Terrific selection. Solid wine and beer offerings of local micro brews. Terrific menu. I had Asian Chicken salad. It was very good. Specials looked awesome. Reminded me of a Whole Foods on steroids with a restaurant. Live music on a gorgeous evening...More

Thank tomjuw
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Central Market-North is consistently excellent in the selection and preparation of their food. The dishes (particularly the nightly specials) are imaginative and everything is made with the freshest and best-tasting ingredients. I have dined here for breakfast, lunch and dinner; always try to make it...More

Thank Harold S
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

What a great store! I loved the local vibe and the fact they also carry HE'S products (the other local store). They have an amazing variety in every product category. The selection of beer & wine was quite impressive. Produce area was beautiful. Do stop...More

Thank DMLF
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place is a bit of a mixture. The food is pretty good, if a bit odd. The indoor seating area is poor - decor, ambiance - & the outside eating area looked pretty good. Definitely worth a try.

Thank Lesdrinky
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Central market is a supermarket very similar to a wholefoods but they have a restaurant / outdoor sitting area with a kids playground! This is amazing for a chill, family lunch on a weekend. They had live music when I visited . You can buy...More

Thank Malme008
Nearby Restaurants
632 reviews
.39 km away
Snooze an AM Eatery
72 reviews
.36 km away
57 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Elisabet Ney Museum
65 reviews
1.33 km away
Shoal Creek Greenbelt
5 reviews
1.24 km away
Texas Bike Tours
80 reviews
1.16 km away
Antonelli's Cheese Shop
38 reviews
1.34 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jennifer H
23 July 2015|
Response from VegasHopper | Reviewed this property |
Jennifer, you may want to call them directly, but I think they do. Austin is such a dog friendly town. By the way, just got back from Vegas and was surprised to see several dogs in the casinos and hotels. Not sure if they... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756-3733
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-206-1000
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing