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Mattie's at Green Pastures

811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
+1 512-444-1888
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family group of six ate at Mattie’s for Thanksgiving. The location of this restaurant is so unique because, even thought it’s located in the heart of a residential area, you feel like you’re out in the country. The restaurant is located inside of a...More

Thank LoisR894
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We LOVED our dinner at Mattie’s. It is a beautiful location, centrally located. The rooms are beautifully appointed and makes for a lovely dining ambience. The food was delicious! We had the best time. I would highly recommend!

Thank EmilyC173
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This was the BEST restaurant we dined at during our visit in Austin. Beautiful grounds, fantastic warm staff and the best biscuits I've ever had...all served in a lovely plantation house. No criticisms at all, except maybe work on dimming those bright lights to make...More

Thank Oprah47
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Went to Mattie’s with a friend for brunch while visiting Austin and was not disappointed. The restaurant is super cute and is set inside an old farm house, giving it an authentic southern feel. The food was delicious (made even better when paired with a...More

2  Thank taraliebs
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had a lovely dinner at Mattie's recently. Our group of eight enjoyed the setting in the big old farmhouse in Green Pastures. The 2017 renovations we tastefully done and all the room are very attractive. The food is very tasty southern inspired fare--with very...More

Thank m343
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Went to Mattie's for dinner. Started by ordering a bottle of Spanish Cava and an excellent smoked salmon tartar to share. For mains we had an excellent Basmati bowl and an outstanding roast cicken breast. Finished by sharing the best key lime pie I have...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Several of us attending a Morgan Stanley economic forum had dinner on June 14. Menu was simple but adequate. We all a an excellent garden salad. Fresh greens and a wonderful dressing. I had the salmon along with fresh vegetables. It was excellent and highly...More

Thank jerrygold1
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Planned 3 weeks out for 10th Anniversary dinner....we had been married the same day 10 years ago at Green Pastures. Ordered roses and called Green Pastures at 3:30 to give details to have them at the table....called at 6 to see if we could come...More

3  Thank mikepX1411HC
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Green Pastures is in a South Austin Farm House built in 1916, opened to the public as an elegant restaurant in 1946 and has been an Austin tradition of fine dining ever since. In 2017 the entire restaurant was closed for a much-needed makeover....More

Thank Todd787
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

What a quaint place to have dinner, the food was delicious, the menu not large but most could find something wonderful but honestly it’s just a slice of heaven to sit on the porch during a nice evening! I would recommend!

Thank l0vetravel7
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17 February 2017|
Response from Cynthia U | Reviewed this property |
sorry i don't have prices it is rather pricey more of a special occasion place
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
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Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighbourhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-1888
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Come sit on Mattie’s porch, under the majestic live oaks or in our delightful dining room and stay for a long visit. Partake of thoughtfully sourced, rustic farm-fresh American fare and cocktails served with a generous side of Texas hospitality. This house has hosted some real characters over the last century, young and old, formal and informal—friends & family are always welcome.
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