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) #881 of 3,127 Restaurants in Austin $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza, Greek
271 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 2, 2017
“Excellent Italian food!”
Mar 18, 2017
“Great, fresh Italian!”
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Italian, Pizza, Greek
$$ - $$$
271 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

Easily the best Italian food in downtown Austin! Loved the food, especially the foccacia. Visited thrice in a 4-week stay in Austin.

Thank nikpur
Reviewed March 18, 2017

One of my favorite restaurants in Austin. For some reason, TripAdvisor has this listed on 6th Street, but it is actually on 2nd Street. If you like Parmesean Risoto, this is your restaurant! Pizza is also great - and of course, the Bruschetta. Great wine...More

Thank SCUBA_Fletch
Reviewed June 8, 2016

The food is good (not great) but go on Tuesday for 1/2 price bottles of wine. Every bottle is half price! Service can be spotty (I was there this week and it was really off). Reservation recommended but not required.

Thank OaklandBK
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Needing an early dinner stop before a concert, my wife and I made a reservation at Taverna. It was a very good meal and overall experience. Upon phoning for a last minute reservation, a cooperative employee spent extra time and secured us one after first...More

Thank max r
Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

The food was bland, and the server was a tad obnoxious. Outdoor sitting saves this places bit, and maybe this was just our experience, but the bad jokes on top of under seasoned Italian food made it for a very weak impression, especially for the...More

Thank Infectedctrl
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice outside dining. Have shades for late afternoon sun coldest beer and iced glass had here in 4 day stay. Service nice. A little slow getting to us 10 min after seated. All Italian menu with ok variety

Thank MikeJennyQ
Reviewed December 27, 2015

Taverna has been around on West 2nd street before all the trendy new places arrived. Taverna consistently provides great Italian food and they also have a yummy brunch

Thank wakespeak
Reviewed July 10, 2015

We had friends visiting from out of town. One of them must eat totally gluten-free due to Celiac Disease. She ordered a gluten-free pizza. That was the best g-f crust I ever tried! I had the scallops with risotto and it was also delicious! The...More

Thank sandi627
Reviewed December 1, 2014

Taverna always has a great brunch & if you're not in the mood for breakfast, their pizza is good too.

Thank hheerlein
Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Its a bit pricy for the quality, a pasta for 20 dollars. And it was not that great, service is good! And location is excellent. As a tip if its weekend park on city hall witch is for free!

Thank Juan M
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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  • Address: 271 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
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