We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown

#1 of 3,047 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2919
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

527 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 516: English reviews
Greater London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
145 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sharp looking place from the outside, high end seafood restaurant, whilst the interior is tired the seafood on offer is very good, king crab was delicious, server was attentive and knowledgeable,very nice...

Thank BGA70
Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were in Austin for a work conference for my husband and were looking last minute for a place to celebrate his birthday. With minimal notice, Truluck's treated us as though we were their most valued customer! From the host Andrew to the waitress Kathy to all the other staff who greeted us so warmly, the staff were extremely attentive... More 

Thank krismachut
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the sashimi and the soft shell crab lettuce wrap appetizers. The soft shell crab was excellent, the sashimi pretty average. We followed this with the miso sea bass which was OK and a NY strip steak which was very good. The only problem with the steak is they only serve mashed potatoes - I'm sorry but a Steak... More 

Thank Robert R
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky enough to go here for dinner on a Thursday night with a friend who lives locally in Austin. Walking distance from the Driskill Hotel, great hotel if you get the chance to stay there, and definitely worth the effort to go but make sure you book a little in advance if you can. From the live music... More 

Thank GrantSeeley
Fletcher, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The occasion was our first anniversary. From the moment we walked in to the moment we left, always greeted by staff, called by name, special table, great food and Lori took great care of us at the table. After dinner drink at the bar with live music capped our experience at Truluck's. Big thumbs up and recommend!

Thank dreneepressley
Dexter, Michigan
Level Contributor
48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fortunately for us, the place we had planned to have dinner the night we went to Truluck's is only open for breakfast and lunch. We had to find a different place for dinner and we wound up at Truluck's. BEST STEAK EVER! I ordered the 7 oz. Dynamite Fillet. I was certain it would not be enough and I would... More 

Thank Vette96drvr
Chesapeake, Virginia
Level Contributor
77 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steak was melt in your mouth wonderful. I took carrot cake with me to go for later, which was huge. Unfortunately I got sick after eating the cake. Not sure if I am allergic or it was to much icing for my system.

Thank Angela S
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We held a business cocktail hour and had catering and an open bar. The food was very tasteful and their bar options (even at an open bar for an event) were amazing. The atmosphere is immaculate! Look forward to coming back!

Thank Sarah C
Austin, Texas
Level Contributor
21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trulucks is always good and the upstairs table in the corner is great for seeing the sights of downtown Austin. While the food is really good, no complaints there, it is not outstanding. I think for the amount you spend it should be over the top.

Thank Carolyn K
Austin, Texas
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding restaurant with amazing service, food and drink. A top Austin spot for an outstanding evening ( or lunch)

Thank Maxwellax

Travelers who viewed Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown also viewed


Been to Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2919
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 512-482-9000

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question
Santa Barbara, California
over a year ago
11 months ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Truluck's Seafood - Austin Downtown staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?