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Mattie's at Green Pastures

811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
+1 512-444-1888
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a lovely dinner at Mattie's recently. Our group of eight enjoyed the setting in the big old farmhouse in Green Pastures. The 2017 renovations we tastefully done and all the room are very attractive. The food is very tasty southern inspired fare--with very...More

Thank m343
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Mattie's for dinner. Started by ordering a bottle of Spanish Cava and an excellent smoked salmon tartar to share. For mains we had an excellent Basmati bowl and an outstanding roast cicken breast. Finished by sharing the best key lime pie I have...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Several of us attending a Morgan Stanley economic forum had dinner on June 14. Menu was simple but adequate. We all a an excellent garden salad. Fresh greens and a wonderful dressing. I had the salmon along with fresh vegetables. It was excellent and highly...More

Thank Jerry G
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Planned 3 weeks out for 10th Anniversary dinner....we had been married the same day 10 years ago at Green Pastures. Ordered roses and called Green Pastures at 3:30 to give details to have them at the table....called at 6 to see if we could come...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

The Green Pastures is in a South Austin Farm House built in 1916, opened to the public as an elegant restaurant in 1946 and has been an Austin tradition of fine dining ever since. In 2017 the entire restaurant was closed for a much-needed makeover....More

Thank Todd787
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

What a quaint place to have dinner, the food was delicious, the menu not large but most could find something wonderful but honestly it’s just a slice of heaven to sit on the porch during a nice evening! I would recommend!

Thank l0vetravel7
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Sitting in the middle of one of the many quaint South Austin neighborhoods sits the elegant Matties. We were there for a beautiful outside wedding. Parking within the grounds valet only. Off grounds free street parking available outside venue on city streets. Grounds peaceful and...More

Thank zepper50
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

It was a special evening, our 35th anniversary and what better spot to enjoy it. You get a feel of living in another era and time. Peacocks roam the lawn as it is their home and roost in the trees just as you are about...More

Thank Pamiruru
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Everything about this place is great. It's set on a large, quiet piece of property. The restaurant is in a grand old mansion, with many tables on the outside as well. The atmosphere is calm and classy. There are 2 bars to grab a cocktail...More

Thank BBVeniceFL
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

This place is an Austin must. It has a great southern menu and has the charm to match. The peacocks roaming the grounds is the cherry on top.

Thank Mike C
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February 17, 2017|
Response from Cynthia U | Reviewed this property |
sorry i don't have prices it is rather pricey more of a special occasion place
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
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Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704-5032
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighborhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-1888
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Come sit on Mattie’s porch, under the majestic live oaks or in our delightful dining room and stay for a long visit. Partake of thoughtfully sourced, rustic farm-fresh American fare and cocktails served with a generous side of Texas hospitality. This house has hosted some real characters over the last century, young and old, formal and informal—friends & family are always welcome.
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