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Blue Dahlia Bistro

1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
+1 512-542-9542
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“frittata” (26 reviews)
“tartine” (28 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here on a Monday after originally intending to hit Paperboy (which is closed Mondays) and I am happy I did. Really nice breakfast, great atmosphere, and friendly staff. I had their sausage frittata which was delicious; the waiter recommended the addition of Yellowbird...More

Thank realroadrage
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I don’t know what the fuss is about this place. We went there for breakfast because we were visiting the Texas Capitol. They serve breakfast but no potatoes. They serve eggs but they don’t have ketchup because it’s not organic. They serve burnt coffee but...More

Thank gmokatz
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This little restaurant has a wonderful team of people working there, great ambiance, beautiful presentation on the food, which was delicious. I'd happily be a regular if we lived in Austin.

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The egg salad was delicious. Outdoor seating street side was very nice. The bri cheese was cold but still nice.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here today and we very much enjoyed the setting and food. We ate in the shade in the patio in the back. We ordered the salmon and chicken salad tartines and we liked it. Portions were big! We also had the soup...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic return visit! Cool mint/green pea soup! Definitely want to return for breakfast or supper!!

Thank JC78006
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My boyfriend brought me here for my birthday. What a treat! We had brunch and arrived about 11ish. Sat outside in the back. Service was friendly and prompt. Food was wonderful, just a great atmosphere. AND prices are reasonable. Dog friendly too which is awesome....More

Thank Grace J
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

So we came here to meet some friends from out of town. The waiter was slow, and would wait fifteen minutes after us ordering something to tell us they were out of said item. Coffee syrup, sandwiches. My friend requested salad dressing but the waiter...More

Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Came here for brunch with a group celebrating a college graduation - the Salad Nicoise was fabulous and I would definitely order it again! Very typical Austin vibe - large tables are shared when needed, service is attentive, but not pushy. Casual attire works great...More

Thank sallen512
Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you need to stop and grab a coffee then this is a good place. I enjoyed a lovely strong cup of coffee and the waitress, although not very knowledgeable was friendly. The decor is pleasant and the prices are fair.

Thank 365giannad
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Jodi H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we parked in a city lot just up the street from the restaurant. There was music and people all along the way. It was a really nice walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighbourhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-542-9542
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