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Counter Culture Restaurant

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2337 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702-4603+1 512-524-1540WebsiteMenu
Open now11:00 AM - 3:00 PM4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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#209 of 738 American in Austin
#309 of 2,425 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$6 - $14
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American, Healthy
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Reviewed April 24, 2020 via mobile

Unassuming and amazing!! Counter Culture is the gem of Austin. Fantastic food, friendly staff and a chill atmosphere. The owner is one who treats her staff and customers like family and gives back to the community always. Not only will your tummy and tastebuds be...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 22, 2020 via mobile

You have Charming Eastside atmosphere and very friendly service. As always we are greeted with smiles and as an extra bonus they allow our dog in the cozy outside patio. We had the omelette with cashew cheese and spinach. The eggs were cooked perfectly and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 9, 2020 via mobile

We visited Counter Culture when it first opened on a sunny weekday. We had a great meal, mine was fabulous! I had the smothered burrito and beets and sweets as my side. My burrito was huge and the beets and sweets were cooked beautifully. The...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

This was our first meal stop in Austin and it did not disappoint! The buffalo mac n cheez balls were to die for and I couldn't get over how delicious the lavender lemonade mimosa was. Definitely don't miss out on this one!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

Nice atmosphere and broad range of options. The best part? Breakfast is served until 3 PM. As for the food itself, it is fresh but rather heavy. A lot of choice.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

Went there for take out as we were staying close by. Servers inside were very friendly and very knowledgeable about food sensativities. Food was very tasty and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

Our friends recommend this spot as it is supposedly where the locals go. We came at an off peak time for happy hour (30% off apps) so we had no issue with seating or service. Food was comfort good, nothing spectacular but filled us up...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Excellent vegan food. They also serve beer! I highly recommend the buffalo Mac n cheez balls w ranch. The prices are really great too. Excellent servers. Very friendly.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Came here for brunch and waited 40+minutes! Was offered seating outside with the 45 degrees temperature. We politely declined. S table finally opened up and the hostess again asked if we wanted to sit outside!! Excuse you. What part of the first NO did you...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

Counter Culture is the type of place I look for in a city; it's relaxed, a little funky and definitely off the beaten path. I came here with my husband, an omnivore who isn't afraid to dive in and enjoy vegan food, for an evening...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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