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The Carillon Restaurant

) #370 of 3,129 Restaurants in Austin €€€€ American,
University Avenue, Austin, TX 1900
+1 512-404-3655
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
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American, Contemporary
University Avenue, Austin, TX 1900
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in the University district and it is very close to the center. Very nice design and excellent food quality. Recommended 👍

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The venue was lovely, however they were out of our first choice of wine as well as our second choice. Our server 'Cole' was obviously overwhelmed because there were very long stretches of time when we did not see him...including when we would have liked...More

Thank Terry S
Anita C, Public Relations Manager at The Carillon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hello, Terry! Thank you for your review. We apologize that the experience didn’t meet your expectations, though we wish we had known you were not enjoying your meal at the time and had the opportunity to make your evening better. We hope you’ll give us...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is absolutely beautiful. It is elegant, comfortable - I could believe I was in Pasadena. We had brunch on a Sunday and it was so pleasant and quiet - they earn 5/5 for ambience all day long. The buffet was delicious, fresh eggs...More

Thank Caroline D
Anita C, Public Relations Manager at The Carillon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for the review, Caroline! We hope you visit us again!

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I like this hotel and have stayed over the years for conferences. Waiting staff generally well informed and attentive, at least before 8.30pm. Quality of food and presentation definitely down compared to previous years: too heavy handed and too salted. No longer in the fine...More

Thank SCL432013
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My husband was attending a conference at the AT & T Executive Education Center and I tagged along. The first day of the conference, breakfast was not included so we decided to check out the Carillon's offerings. I saw that they were ranked fairly high...More

Thank Eastacoastlover
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The breakfast is pricey but good. The $17.50 breakfast buffet is available for hefty appetites. I ordered breakfast tacos and got flour tortillas. I generally ask for corn since I think it is healthier and was not provided a choice nor asked. If I return,...More

Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent experience! First time diners. From the moment we walked in to the time we left, superior service, food quality and ambiance. Our server, Macy delivered an above average level of service the entire time. Chef Dan prepared a superior dining experience. We had the...More

Thank BrwnBear64
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for fresh salads, several types, and soups. The freshly baked bread and desserts are also delicious. My husband enjoys the entrées. There is generally a good selection.

Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Was visiting family in central Texas and didn't know where to go for Thanksgiving. Internet search sent me here, and am I ever glad we picked it out. It's on the campus of UT and also contains a hotel for visitors to the University. They...More

Thank pgolden
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was a quiet and well-appointed place to have breakfast on the premises of the hotel, with a choice of newspapers. Because of dietary restrictions, I didn't go with the buffet. But the made-to-order options were plentiful and generous. Would be a good place for...More

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12 April 2016|
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Response from Anita C | Property representative |
Hello! You can find the full dinner menu here: thecarillonrestaurant . com/#cuisine. The menu changes based on the season and availability of ingredients. Our chefs are always creating something new! Updates are made to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Private Dining, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
06:30 - 10:00
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: University Avenue, Austin, TX 1900
    (MLK and Guadalupe)
  • Public Transportation: Located south of UT campus. Taxi stand located outside restaurant. Shuttle bus available for hotel guests.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-404-3655
  • E-mail
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