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La Condesa

400 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701-3898
+1 512-499-0300
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“guacamole” (73 reviews)
“taquitos” (19 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
400 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701-3898
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Reviewed today via mobile

Sitting outside on tree lined avenue sipping Mexican French Press coffee. People watching eating some of the best true Mexican food ever. The Guacamole sampler offered four types of guacamole and four types of salsa. AMAZIING. Crab topped, almond citrus, chipotle and radish with Mexican...More

Thank randallb58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to this place a couple of years before and was impressed with the experience so decided to invite friends. Although the service was very good the food was not as good, with less creative Mexican dishes and just average food to share. In...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not a huge fan of Mexican food, so that didn’t help my visit. However, we had been to a great, much cheaper Mexican restaurant two days before. The food was extremely expensive compared to other very good restaurants not far away. There were 6...More

Thank Akira S
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I sat solo in the bar area where they offer a solid happy hour menu of drinks and snacks as well as full menu table service. Great crispy HH tacos - smaller in size but mighty in flavor: poke, squash al pastor. Margarita has cactus...More

Thank AMviajes
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We read about how good this restaurant is however only had time for a cocktail. So glad we did as the classic margarita and the mezcal la palabra hit the mark. Along with the group of salsas and chips, it was a stop worth taking....More

Thank KTools
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome food - the ceviche is delicious 😋! Also , the service was impeccable . This place has a great ambiance - fun , fresh and cool ! Would definitely recommend it !

Thank kris4an
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here last Thursday before SXSW kicked off. Interesting menu. We shared traditional guacamole, Acapulco ceviche, street corn and then three entrees with tortillas to use for tacos. Between the steak, chicken and branzino, the fish was my favorite. The rosé sangria was great.

1  Thank stephanieschwartz15
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I've been to La Condesa many times and never had a disappointing experience. The cocktails are well prepared and the food is delicious!

Thank vmmh
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Our foodie son brought us for lunch, we all wanted it to be special but it just didn’t hit the mark. He was disappointed and said it was much better his last visit. It was creative (radish sprouts) but it was almost as if trying...More

Thank P H
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had lunch here recently with a large wedding group. Prices are mid-range and the service was friendly but somewhat slow. But considering how busy they were, it was excusable. Our guacamole, tacos, and bread pudding were good but nothing special. The coffee was dreadful...More

Thank Michael W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701-3898
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-499-0300
  • E-mail
La Condesa is an award-winning modern Mexican restaurant located in Austin’s vibrant 2nd Street District. Helmed by Executive Chef Rick Lopez, La Condesa’s menu features interior Mexican dishes made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients, plus a renowned bar program with the largest collection of 100% blue agave tequila and mezcal in the city.
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