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Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill

#15 of 3,066 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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303 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-4130
+1 512-236-9599
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Raleigh, NC
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107 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

By the long wait and reviews, I had high expectations, but ultimately it was just average American food. The chicken in the sandwich was slightly burned. The black-eyed pea burger tasted pretty much like any other home made bean burger. Burger buns were not worth the calories. The food was good, but nothing outstanding. Building has a cool vibe (old... More 

Thank Vivadefiesta
Salt Lake City, Utah
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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a unique dining experience. My wife and I went to Moonshine for dinner yesterday. I had the chicken & waffles. I'm not a huge guy, I don't eat a lot necessarily, but I had heard the chicken & waffles was good. When my plate came out, I was at first worried about the size of the platter (too... More 

Thank Scott S
Nice, France
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114 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place with à Nice indoor terrasse.. Price are not high, service ok but food is good but not top noch..

Thank grakus06
Grand Rapids, MI
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137 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our group of four came here before heading to a show. We had really good, unique food dishes. Service was great. Great atmosphere. There's parking next to the building and in a public ramp up the street.

Thank GRtravel
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went for Sunday brunch .It was great fun . the old building is fun. Valet parking a real plus. Great selection to chose from

Thank markcohen2017
Bethesda, Maryland
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305 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place came with high recommendations. It definitely has a cool vibe and I'm sure some of the food is great. I ordered the fried chicken salad and it was quite pedestrian. Nothing special. The mini corn muffins were good but this place seemed more hype than anything else.

Thank DaveHRoe
Austin, Texas
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really like Moonshine and made plans with a friend to celebrate my birthday lunch there. We got there early hoping to snag street parking but apparently all the construction workers beat us to all the spots because there were very few people in the restaurant. We were forced to valet. For $7 at lunch (it's $9 at dinner just... More 

Thank Marianne R
MoonshineGrill, Public Relations Manager at Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Greetings Marianne, Thank you so much for your comments on your visit. We apologize that we fell short of your expectations. We will share your review with our team to use as a learning experience to be better. We hope you will visit again to experience the difference. Kind regards, Jordan Baxter Business Director Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Friends recommended we go and we were s glad we did. Everything was fantastic from the service to the plating and of course the taste - highly recommend!!!!

Thank Bruce G
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The atmosphere was very nice. We sat in a separate bar area because the wait time was 45 minutes. Husband had the ribs and I had some triple pig sandwich with pulled pork, bacon, and ham. Both were great.

Houston, Texas
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food but the don't take reservations.. Well worth the wait. Third time here and always on the top or our list to visit. Everything on the menu is fantastic,!!!

Thank Larry H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-4130
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-236-9599
Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill takes you back to a simpler time. Comfortable and familiar, relaxed and easygoing, Moonshine greets guests like family. Serving up great cooking with an innovative take on classic American comfort food, Moonshine's menu satisfies even the big city tastes.

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