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Wink Restaurant

1014 N Lamar Blvd Ste E, Austin, TX 78703-4964
+1 512-482-8868
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“scallops” (37 reviews)
“duck” (25 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
1014 N Lamar Blvd Ste E, Austin, TX 78703-4964
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We so enjoyed dinner at Wink. Our server Debra took such great care of us. The foie gras appetizer was wonderful. The wine recommendations were spot on. The duck breast was prepared perfectly. A nice selection of menu choices. I would definitely return.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small restaurant with a limited menu. It is more of a foodie’s restaurant since you won’t find routine fare on the menu. It looks like the menu changes daily. The food was very good, but the service was somewhat slow considering the...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made 845 Friday night reservations here on our drive to Austin - thanks to cell phones and a late start from Houston. We have eaten here before and loved it. It is tucked in back of a nondescript strip center - you really have...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Our friends are real "regulars" of Wink and asked us to go with them to see how good it is and to possible use it for an event. They are very experienced culinary experts and have a wide range of food/wine interests. We were really...More

Thank 1234texas
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I graduated from UT in 1969 and I promise there was nothing like Wink in Austin then. I return for friends, football and now Formula 1. Wink is on my go-to list for visiting Austin. The last two trips have ended with a family dinner...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had our New Years Eve dinner at Wink. I had read many great reviews so we decided to try. I’ll start by saying the staff is sooooo friendly! What a great first impression They have a fantastic wine list and a...More

Thank haroula p
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We've dined at Wink a couple times now and I have learned a few things I wish I had known before: 1. They have wine and beer. I chose to drink wine by the glass and found good wine at an affordable price. 2. The...More

Thank tdubbers
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The culinary forces behind WINK put a lot of care, creativity, effort and energy into their food, and it shows. I dine there often and the menu is constantly changing. New to WINK? I recommend one of two levels of tasting menus that provide the...More

Thank Cal E
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 7 for dinner at the wine bar and had an amazing time eating exceptional food. Down to the bread and butter, every detail was beautifully executed. My favorite was the sweetbreads which were perfectly cooked. Other highlights were the scallops...More

Thank Shanette C
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I went here with a friend for her birthday. We were traveling Texas for a week and I found Wink on Trip Advisor. I am glad I did. The restaurant is tucked away in a little strip mall, but what a find it was. The...More

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Response from Graham H | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual to fully dressed up. It is a reasonably relaxed and friendly place, but don't turn up in flip flops and shorts!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1014 N Lamar Blvd Ste E, Austin, TX 78703-4964
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-482-8868
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