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Hunan Lion Restaurant

) #1,941 of 3,127 Restaurants in Austin €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian, Thai
4006 S Lamar Blvd Ste 1000, Austin, TX 78704-8720
+1 512-447-3388
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“chinese food” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4006 S Lamar Blvd Ste 1000, Austin, TX 78704-8720
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 13 May 2017

The place was packed when I arrived there at lunch May 12, 2017. Service was not that great but the food was delicious. I ordered the shrimp with vegetables. there are lunch specials and the serving size was ample. one can bring business colleagues here...More

Thank arlene b
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I am a pretty regular at Hunan Lion off South Lamar. The food is consistently good and affordable. The waitress that we had didn't get our order right on our last visit, but overall the place is good compared to the highly priced restaurants off...More

Thank BB2121
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Had hot and sour soup and twice cooked pork. Soup was so so - a bit salty. The pork could have been sliced thinner. The best part of my meal was the egg roll. The staff were very attentive and polite.

Thank LParnell
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We really wanted eat at HUNAN LION when in Austin because we loved it years ago. The Sesame Chicken did not taste like it used to. It was okay, but did not have the deep rich sweet flavor as before and the bites of chicken...More

Thank octoberhart
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is our go to spot for Chinese for three reasons. The food is quite good and consistent from visit to visit. Service is outstanding even when they are packed to brim inside with dozens of take out customers streaming through the doors. The kitchen...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

It has been a few years since we've eaten here so not sure if there are new owners but this was just terrible. It started as soon as we walked in and noticed how run down the place looked. This was followed by a waitress...More

Thank dyann s
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We frequently dine out on Chinese and Hunan Lion has become our favorite. We been eating at this restaurant and its predecessor for ~13 years. We occasionally try a new place and usually leave disappointed since they just just don't seem to bring out the...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 6 June 2016

My book club met here for dinner and to discuss our Asian-themed book because the cuisine matched that month's read and the location was convenient for the nine attending. I expected that our request for separate checks would be problematic, and for the most part,...More

Thank bohemian81
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

This has been my go-to place for Chinese food in Austin, but my most recent experience was very poor and I'm not sure I'll be back. Lunch special is offered at a great price for the amount of food, but unfortunately quality and cleanliness may...More

Thank Hilary B
Reviewed 13 March 2016

People are friendly, food is quick and the restaurant is very clean! Easy on-off for pick up when driving home from downtown.

Thank Cookiern
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Milbie
Gluten free?
15 March 2015|
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Response from The Other Jim H | Reviewed this property |
I think I recall that there were some gluten free dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4006 S Lamar Blvd Ste 1000, Austin, TX 78704-8720
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighbourhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-447-3388
  • E-mail
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