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Freddie's Place

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South Austin
American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Sandwiches
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1703 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-4249
512-445-9197
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7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 23
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lunch break at Freddie's

For a few bucks you will get homemade good food. It is served with a smile and the atmosphere in the area is inviting. Wondering how it will be in the evening.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 6, 2014
kriton2000
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Austin, Texas
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Austin, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

For a few bucks you will get homemade good food. It is served with a smile and the atmosphere in the area is inviting. Wondering how it will be in the evening.

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Plano, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This is why we love Austin. You can get family friendly, dog friendly, live music, and great food all at one place. The tables right next to the playground is definitely a plus.

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Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

It's not easy to find but if you want a taste of what "makes Austin Weird", go to Freddies. The food is very good, the coffee delicious, the service is excellant, but it's strictly a no frills kind of place. It's friendly for family and pets. We've had lunch there twice and have been very happy with our choices (hamburgers... More 

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Austin, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I like coming here for lunch because they have a nice patio area where my dogs are welcome. There's even a doggie burger on the menu and help-yourself water bowls for the dogs. The food is your basic burgers, salads, fried chicken kind of thing, but it's usually well-prepared and the portions are good (not huge, but plenty). It's got... More 

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Met some friends here for breakfast with the kids. Weather was perfect, so we were able to sit, talk, watch college gameday while the kids played on the playground and got to pet a few dogs as well. Food is your basic breakfast fare with a few twists -- i had the chicken and waffles which were very good. If... More 

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Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Most of the tables are outside under the oak trees. Dogs are welcome and there is a small play ground. Very good homey food at reasonable prices.

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Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
179 reviews 179 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Good sandwiches and reasonably priced lunches. Nice atmosphere and very good service. Good location. I recommend.

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Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Best ever chicken and waffles! Add a margarita and the 16 hr drive from Colorado passes quickly! The staff is extremely accomodating and provide excellent service! The kitchen puts out food far quicker that I imagined, even with a full house! Absolutely not one bad thing to report after many, many meals here! Outdoor area is beautiful and the nights... More 

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Keller
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Most of the time I sit out in the patio-- it's dog (and kid) friendly, and I'm usually greeted with a warm muffin. The servers have always been friendly and accommodating, and the food is always good!

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Santa Rosa, California
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171 reviews 171 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This place is fun! The food is pretty much pub grub, but it is well done and the servings are more than adequate. We ate in the 'backyard' on a Saturday evening, had beers and our dinner while waiting for the live music to start. Lots of kids running around and in the playground made for very good little people... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1703 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-4249
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighborhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-445-9197

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Sandwiches

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm

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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?