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Eddie V's Prime Seafood

#2 of 3,066 Restaurants in Austin
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301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615 (San Jacinto)
+1 512-472-1860
Today
05:30 - 23:00
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Sun 17:30 - 22:00
Mon 17:30 - 23:00
Tue 05:30 - 23:00
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The visit was not a memorable one. It is very crowded, the tables are packed in tightly to each other. The noise is so loud you can't hear yourself think let alone talk to who you're with. The food was over priced. The good parts of the visit were parking which was made easy by the valet service provided. The... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had the scallop special appetizer, and it was delicious. Scallops can be bland but this dish was prepared Asian style and very tasty. The red fish with crabmeat had a classic meuniere sauce that was excellent. My son had the swordfish which he enjoyed. The side dishes of broccolini and potatoes au gratin were great. The atmosphere is very... More 

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere of sophistication and class was very present. The staff was attentive and friendly. The meal was absolutely fantastic! The sole in a lemon garlic sauce was soooooo good, and the jumbo shrimp was amazing. The shared sides were also good, however the au gratin potatoes were served a little cold. The drinks and overall meal were all wonderful,... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

My daughter & I have spent many wonderful moments enjoying crab cakes, tuna, shrimp as well as cocktails & molten Godiva chocolate cake all for great prices during Happy Hour. Did I also mention live jazz on Sunday, great service & wonderful ambiance! Treat yourself & those you love to great memories!

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Thank Jo K
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

One of those things about restaurants is the service. Attentive and happy. That being said, so fresh!!! The salmon was amazing!!! My wife had a dish that she was nearly unwilling to share! A white fish dish with a lemon white wine sauce. Awesome!!! Definitely suggest!!!

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Thank Shane C
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Excellent overall dining experience. We celebrated our wedding anniversary and Eddie V's did a lovely job of seating us in the quiet section of the restaurant. The rose petals (in the shape of a heart) complimentary sparkling wine toast, and desert were a really nice touch. For a seafood forward restaurant, the quality of the filet and preparation were outstanding!... More 

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Thank klpsmom
San Jose, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Eddie V's is the kind of restaurant you go to when you want to impress. The servers wear white coats and the food is just as serious. Whether you're ordering steak, seafood, or other, the food is excellent. This is the second consecutive year that my company has hosted a customer appreciation dinner at Eddie V's and this restaurant certainly... More 

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

The service was great. Our waitress was very friendly and did a great job of suggesting what to order. I think our appetizer was probably the best shrimp I've ever had! Steak and lobster was cooked perfectly and our drinks were great. I will definitely be back here!

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Thank Megbabyy24
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Have eaten here many times over the past 7 years. Excellent food in all parts of the restaurant. However, to enjoy the live jazz dine in the bar area. Whether you have steak or seafood you will find the food, presentation, and service to be "top drawer".

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Thank Luphole
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Eddie Vs does a nice job of serving seafood dishes. Presentation, quality and service are all aspects of the restaurant. This is a nice place and should be treated as such.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-3615
    (San Jacinto)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-472-1860
Description
If you want seafood, the buzz in town is Eddie V's Edgewater Grille. The Gulf Coast menu features lots of seafood - oysters, gulf snapper, fresh tuna, lobster, plus great prime steaks and chops. Expect a hip and high energy dining experience. Savor classic seafood starters like oysters on the half shell, fried coldwater baby lobster tail, and famous All Lump Crab Cakes. The extensive wine list features over 150 selections.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?