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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” (36 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

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Nordie200
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Austin. Creative, fresh cuisine with a menu that changes daily. Although pricey compared to some other places well worth the visit. Next time I am going to try their bar food at their back across the hallway.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The little gem tucked into a corner downtown by a laundromat is one of best restaurants I’ve ever had and the pleasure of dining. The food is creative, exquisite, and so delicious. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and happy to be there. It is tiny...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Ate here with my wife over the labor day weekend. we had a nearly dinner reservation before a show at ASL live. Our waiter was a real pro and very attentive. The menu is not extensive, but what they do, they do well. The wine...More

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18 August 2015|
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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, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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