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Scholz Garten

#258 of 3,107 Restaurants in Austin}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, ,
1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-1414
+1 512-474-1958
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (13 reviews)
“potato skins” (4 reviews)
“apple strudel” (3 reviews)
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German, Bar, Pub, American
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1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-1414
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We ate lunch here and decided to sit outside since it was a nice day. The outdoors part is nothing special and everything is pretty much self serve. The brat was ok but that was just it. The side dish of sauerkraut was ridiculously small...More

Thank smclain4jc
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A historic restaurant near the University. This was our first stop after landing in Austin. Most of the group enjoyed Chicken and Waffles, the others bratwurst. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Wish we could have stopped there again, but we were on our way to Waco.

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Looked forward to eating here as I am of German descent. What a disappointment. No sauerbraten, no schnitzel only brats. Lunch special was chicken and waffles. LMAO. Won't be back here again.

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Have eaten here several times over few years -- it's full of history, part of "old time" Austin, and very good food. Everyone should eat here at least once -- just to walk on the hallowed ground of Great BBQ and Austin Political haunt in...More

Thank LK R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

A new company has taken over as Scholz Garten, an abbreviated menu for now. The Curry-wurst is excellent, as is the Bratwurst.

Thank Bald_Eagle78758
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Back to this restaurant again after a long absent. Still ad good as ever. Nice atmosphere and very friendly service. Plenty of beer to choose from. They also have special daily lunch menu. Like the decor and the toilet doors. Will certainly go back again...More

Thank jesda
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Menu has changed. Nothing like what is listed on this site. It is basically now a small choice of salads and a few wursts. I walked from downtown to get the jaegerschnitzel, but was very disappointed to find the limited menu. Apparently, there was a...More

2  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Brats and kraut was outstanding! Would have been happy with just 2 brats and kraut. Traditional bar food. Brats served on a bun. Great selection of drinks, even St. Arnold's root beer!

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Scholz Garten - Austin, Texas - May 2017 Had a late lunch at Scholz, the first time we had been there. The place has an "Old Time" Feel because it is old. Just down the street from the Capital, very Austin. Large selection of beers...More

Thank Joebbq
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We tried our best to keep it going; we ate lunch there two days in a row. I know it's German, but by now they have thoroughly assimilated with chicken fried steak, chicken fried chicken and Texas barbecue to go with schnitzel. And it's all...More

Thank CperiodLperiod
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7 November 2016|
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Response from Gloria L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. They open at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday and close at 9:00 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
German, Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701-1414
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-1958
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