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1610 San Antonio St, Austin, TX 78701-1223
+1 512-474-2796
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“honey butter” (7 reviews)
“pork chop” (13 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1610 San Antonio St, Austin, TX 78701-1223
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Offers indoor and outdoor seating. Service was great. Limited menu, but everything was very good. The biscuits are out of this world. Give it a try.

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Went to Olamaie for first time. Loved the ambiance, wait staff and food. Great selection and our waitress explained everything clearly and thoughtfully. Had the pork chop and a biscuit. Everyone loved their selections! Be sure to get a biscuit - they are known for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I went there for a business dinner. OUTSTANDING! The cornbread was excellent, the crab salad was incredible, the pork chop delicious....but oh, those biscuits!!! They were so yummy that I took one to go. Service was excellent, setting cute & fun - I highly recommend...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beth Q
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

This place is so freaking amazing that I can’t imagine what the #1 recommendation could be like. This place is a must!!! The service is incredible. Thank you Kacey McKight! A tip is not worthy of the incredible service you provided. Eating here was an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kthomas531
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Had a weekend dinner here. Comfortable atmosphere and excellent service were very notable. Food was off the charts, anything you order will be good, so hurry and go

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ddavis130
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Okay it's not cheap. Let's just get that out of the way up front. It's not... but it's not stupid expensive either - it very much depends on what you order. And boy oh boy, we enjoyed the meal. So... the details. First up, free...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Neutrino_FL
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Without a doubt my new "best dinner in Austin". We went with another couple and had drinks and dinner. We started with biscuits and hushpuppies, both to die for, and then order a variety of main courses, all were amazing (the hoppin john in particular...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We dined at Olamaie with a group of clients this week. The food was outstanding — a modern Texas take on Southern comfort food. I had the chicken breast, which was buttery and terrific. I also enjoyed the field peas appetizer, which had a surprisingly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TerriM152
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We have heard of the place, decided since we were without kids to try it. Valet parking, nice. Nice decor inside. We ordered a cocktail, both good. I ordered biscuits with the dinner (chef recommended), wife ordered a bean bowl, can not remember the name...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GStroud
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Be sure to ask for the biscuits with the honey which melt in your mouth. The hushpuppies are wonderful with the country ham. I split the red snapper entree because it was a big piece of fish. Olamaie is in a cute country house and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Awedmollys
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August 8, 2016|
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Response from Jschaf | Reviewed this property |
My teenager loved it. Like any restaurant in Texas, jeans, cowboy boots and a tee shirt are fine - that's what I wore!
Richelle A
February 6, 2016|
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Response from sean s | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I agree with the others to just give them a call as their menu is pretty small and seasonal so it changes regularly. Most restaurants in the Austin area are happy to cater to GF food choices though, so there should be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 San Antonio St, Austin, TX 78701-1223
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-474-2796
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