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Blue Dahlia Bistro

1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
+1 512-542-9542
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“tartines” (20 reviews)
“frittata” (19 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78702-1908
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has been for a while now, not part of the recent upgrade of the East side of Austin but still keep the cozy relaxed environment with a touch of France, good food with reasonable variety on the entries, not cheap but affordable, the...More

Thank Ewlatin
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Quite unusual menu in line with Austin's unique style of restaurants. I had the brie with apricot jam (I like cheese and jam!), qwhich was well presented and tasted pretty good, Their salads are pretty large and I think if I'm ever that way again,...More

Thank 329john123
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I had a goats cheese salad which was delicious. Very generously-sized with freshly baked bread on the side. The balsamic vinegar was delicious too. The bistro clearly only use the best - and local - produce! A great place for a relaxing lunch and more...More

Thank _-rachella-_1
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is such a great French bistro. The east Austin ambiance and vibe is so relaxing. Service is laid back and friendly. I really enjoy all of their tartines. The put their mesclun greens with most dishes. Today we had the crab cakes and egg...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 19 December 2017 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
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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, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
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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