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1610 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3522
+1 512-441-6100
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (34 reviews)
“prosciutto” (14 reviews)
“meat sauce” (5 reviews)
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17:30 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1610 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3522
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181 - 190 of 454 reviews

Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

I ate there back in April 2012, and it was one if the best Italian food I've eaten outside of Italy. Carbonara was delish!!

Thank Lupita G
Reviewed 11 December 2014

I've been to Vespaio several times and it is always worth the price, no matter your budget. You are welcomed warmly by the hostess and treated like a valued guest by the waitstaff. This is one of those restaurants where you really want to pay...More

1  Thank Marlayna67
Reviewed 29 November 2014

We came here Monday around 1pm and we got a table for two outside pretty quickly (the weather was perfect!). We tried the 'Quattro Formaggi' pizza and it was pretty good- I'm a cheese lover and the fact that it has four different types of...More

1  Thank isilkur
Reviewed 7 November 2014

I had been wanting to go to this restaurant for awhile. I eagerly went there with my family hoping for a wonderful Italian meal. We ate on the Enotoca side and the atmosphere was great. It was nice and cozy. Our waitress was wonderful, unfortunately...More

Thank Merechat2
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Ate at the Enoteca side. Started of with the Suppli, crispy risotto balls filled with fontina cheese served with arrabbiata sauce. So delicious! Couldn't decide what to get for an entree. It was between the quattro formaggi pizza, and the manicotti. Whats a very hungry...More

Thank Kenny B
Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

Excellent Italian food,the risotti sono favolosi especially the one with the trufa and oysters,the spaghetti caccio e peppe e l'affogato alla fine,excellent service

Thank G6205EF_
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Good restaurant to stop and hang out by the bar. The lasagna is a good choice however too big of a portion so consider splitting the plate with someone. The drinks are good and the staff is amazing nice.

Thank MarissaP-EnriqueP
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Every selection we had was authentic and tasty. The best tamales. Light and flavorful. Duck enchiladas and pork ribs that fell of the bone were excellent. Colorful presentations. Wonderful classic decor. A bit noisy.

Thank Laurel B
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Came upon a quaint restaurant after enduring a day at Austin City Limits. The atmosphere is intimate and quiet. Casual atmosphere. The staff are friendly and very attentive. The food is the is excellent. We started with Misticanza salad with the lemon vinegarette. Generous portion....More

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

Went here on a business dinner with a group of 20. The food was delicious. I had the lasagna and it may have been the best I've ever had. I also tried a bite of the pasta carbonara and the pork daily special. They were...More

Thank Stacy G
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29 February 2016|
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Response from Lynnmaui | Reviewed this property |
They definitely don't serve breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3522
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-441-6100
  • E-mail
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