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18 Top Spots For a Big Juicy Steak in Austin

The best ribeyes, filets, strips, and more

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Setting chicken fried steak aside, options for good ol’ juicy cuts of meat are plentiful in Austin. The city is, after all, obsessed with all meaty things.

Here are the best spots for steak in the city, from ribeye, wagyu, sirloin, flank, filet mignon, New York, and so much more. Find iconic steaks from ALC Steaks, head straight to source with butcher shop/restaurants Dai Due and Salt & Time, or go for all-time classics from Vince Young Steakhouse. This update includes Hopfields, Loro, Red Ash, and others

For more protein, find Austin's iconic meat dishes with Eater's handy guide here, and explore the city's best barbecue, burgers, ribs, and fried chicken.

If a favorite spot for steak is missing from the list below, let Eater know in the comments or over the tipline.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Bartlett's

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2408 W Anderson Ln
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 451-7333
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The underrated restaurant's steaks include filet mignon and ribeye marinated in a pineapple-sesame-ginger sauce.

2. Hopfields

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3110 Guadalupe St suite #400
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 537-0467
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The steak frites at the French gastropub makes use of an angus filet cut plus dijon mustard.

A plate of fries with a smear of mustard and a steak cut topped with butter and greens
The steak frites at Hopfields
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3. Contigo

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2027 Anchor Ln
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 614-2260
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For a Texas take, Contigo’s steak frites comprises a bavette cut with a side of garlic aioli and fries.

4. Dai Due

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2406 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 524-0688
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What's a butcher shop without offering steak on its Texas-forever menu? Check ahead to see what steaks are available that day.

5. Jeffrey's

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1204 W Lynn St
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 477-5584
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The Clarksville institution’s slew of prime beef steaks include Angus or wagyu, with dry-aged options of the latter.

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Steak from Jeffrey’s
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6. ALC Steaks

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1205 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 472-1813
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The name might’ve changed (formerly known as Austin Land & Cattle Co.), but the very Austin-restaurant still offers classic steaks.

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7. Hoffbrau Steak

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613 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 472-0822
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The 80+-year-old restaurant’s steak is served drenched in lemon-margarine sauce, which works well.

8. Comedor

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501 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 499-0977
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The upscale modern Mexican’s steak take features a bar coulotte cut paired with a beefy mole chichilo in downtown Austin.

9. Lonesome Dove Western Bistro

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419 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 271-2474
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Chef Tim Love’s Austin restaurant is all about meat, where the steaks range from prime New York strip to beef tenderloin to the massive wagyu Tomahawk ribeye.

Sliced steak in a pile next to smoked cheddar cheese mashed potatoes on a white plate
Lonesome Dove Western Bistro’s steak
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10. Peché

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208 W 4th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 495-9669
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The cocktail-focused restaurant’s ribeye comes topped with a maître d’hôtel butter and a side of fries.

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The ribeye steak frites at Peche
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11. Red Ash

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Colorado Tower, 303 Colorado St #200
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 379-2906
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The spendier downtown Italian restaurant’s steak game is very strong with dry-aged options like the bone-in New York and porterhouse.

12. Vince Young Steakhouse

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301 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 457-8325
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The customer-service focused, locally owned steakhouse is an ode to the Longhorn football legend.

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Steak from Vince Young Steakhouse
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13. Salt & Time

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1912 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 524-1383
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Salt and Time’s butcher’s cut dinner option is the best bet for restaurant's finest cuts of meat, which changes daily.

14. Garrison

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101 Red River St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 524-4700
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Of course the high-end downtown hotel restaurant features a bunch of steaks, from the wagyu ribeye served with a black garlic vinaigrette to the shareable porterhouse with roasted garlic.

15. Justine's Brasserie

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4710 E 5th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 385-2900
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A plate of steak frites completes the fun French atmosphere at Justine’s.

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Steak frites at Justine’s
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16. Loro

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2115 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 916-4858
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For pitmaster’s Aaron Franklin’s take on steak, mashed up with chef Tyson Cole’s pan-Asian flavors, head to the counter-service fast-casual restaurant in South Austin. The bavette cut is stopped with shishito salsa verde, pickled onions, and cilantro.

Slices of bavette steak topped with chunky green salsa, purple pickled pearl onions, and cilantro on a sheet of white paper on a tray
The bavette steak at Loro
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17. Lucy's Fried Chicken

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2218 College Ave
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 297-2423
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Tuesday nights are all about steak at all four locations of the casual Lucy's Fried Chicken restaurants, with a different cut served every week.

A plate of steak served with sweet potatoes topped with feta cheese and sliced squash and peppers
Steak with sweet potatoes and sliced squash at Lucy’s
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18. District Kitchen + Cocktails

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5900 W Slaughter Ln D
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 351-8436
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Both locations of the New American restaurant serves up a bunch of steak options, from Texas wagyu with chimichurri and roasted red potatoes to the bone-in ribeye with fettuccine and mushrooms. It’s even possible to get very decadent with the latter by adding seared foie gras or lump blue crab butter.

1. Bartlett's

2408 W Anderson Ln, Austin, TX 78757

The underrated restaurant's steaks include filet mignon and ribeye marinated in a pineapple-sesame-ginger sauce.

2408 W Anderson Ln
Austin, TX 78757

2. Hopfields

3110 Guadalupe St suite #400, Austin, TX 78705
A plate of fries with a smear of mustard and a steak cut topped with butter and greens
The steak frites at Hopfields
Hopfields/Facebook

The steak frites at the French gastropub makes use of an angus filet cut plus dijon mustard.

3110 Guadalupe St suite #400
Austin, TX 78705

3. Contigo

2027 Anchor Ln, Austin, TX 78723

For a Texas take, Contigo’s steak frites comprises a bavette cut with a side of garlic aioli and fries.

2027 Anchor Ln
Austin, TX 78723

4. Dai Due

2406 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

What's a butcher shop without offering steak on its Texas-forever menu? Check ahead to see what steaks are available that day.

2406 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722

5. Jeffrey's

1204 W Lynn St, Austin, TX 78703
A plate with butter-topped steak and a knife on a wooden table
Steak from Jeffrey’s
Jeffrey’s/Facebook

The Clarksville institution’s slew of prime beef steaks include Angus or wagyu, with dry-aged options of the latter.

1204 W Lynn St
Austin, TX 78703

6. ALC Steaks

1205 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703
A fork piercing a piece of sliced steak on a plate
Sliced steak at ALC
ALC Steaks/Facebook

The name might’ve changed (formerly known as Austin Land & Cattle Co.), but the very Austin-restaurant still offers classic steaks.

1205 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78703

7. Hoffbrau Steak

613 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701

The 80+-year-old restaurant’s steak is served drenched in lemon-margarine sauce, which works well.

613 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701

8. Comedor

501 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701

The upscale modern Mexican’s steak take features a bar coulotte cut paired with a beefy mole chichilo in downtown Austin.

501 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701

9. Lonesome Dove Western Bistro

419 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701
Sliced steak in a pile next to smoked cheddar cheese mashed potatoes on a white plate
Lonesome Dove Western Bistro’s steak
Lonesome Dove/Facebook

Chef Tim Love’s Austin restaurant is all about meat, where the steaks range from prime New York strip to beef tenderloin to the massive wagyu Tomahawk ribeye.

419 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701

10. Peché

208 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701
A plate of fries covered in herbs with a container of a sauce and a steak covered in butter
The ribeye steak frites at Peche
Peche [Official]

The cocktail-focused restaurant’s ribeye comes topped with a maître d’hôtel butter and a side of fries.

208 W 4th St
Austin, TX 78701

11. Red Ash

Colorado Tower, 303 Colorado St #200, Austin, TX 78701

The spendier downtown Italian restaurant’s steak game is very strong with dry-aged options like the bone-in New York and porterhouse.

Colorado Tower, 303 Colorado St #200
Austin, TX 78701

12. Vince Young Steakhouse

301 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701
A thick round cut of steak on a wooden tray
Steak from Vince Young Steakhouse
Vince Young Steakhouse/Facebook

The customer-service focused, locally owned steakhouse is an ode to the Longhorn football legend.

301 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701

13. Salt & Time

1912 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702

Salt and Time’s butcher’s cut dinner option is the best bet for restaurant's finest cuts of meat, which changes daily.

1912 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702

14. Garrison

101 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701

Of course the high-end downtown hotel restaurant features a bunch of steaks, from the wagyu ribeye served with a black garlic vinaigrette to the shareable porterhouse with roasted garlic.

101 Red River St
Austin, TX 78701

15. Justine's Brasserie

4710 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78702
A fork holding up a slide of steak in front of steak topped with butter, a pile of fries, and a condiment container with butter
Steak frites at Justine’s
Justine’s [Official]

A plate of steak frites completes the fun French atmosphere at Justine’s.

4710 E 5th St
Austin, TX 78702

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16. Loro

2115 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Slices of bavette steak topped with chunky green salsa, purple pickled pearl onions, and cilantro on a sheet of white paper on a tray
The bavette steak at Loro
Loro/Facebook

For pitmaster’s Aaron Franklin’s take on steak, mashed up with chef Tyson Cole’s pan-Asian flavors, head to the counter-service fast-casual restaurant in South Austin. The bavette cut is stopped with shishito salsa verde, pickled onions, and cilantro.

2115 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

17. Lucy's Fried Chicken

2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704
A plate of steak served with sweet potatoes topped with feta cheese and sliced squash and peppers
Steak with sweet potatoes and sliced squash at Lucy’s
Lucy’s Fried Chicken/Facebook

Tuesday nights are all about steak at all four locations of the casual Lucy's Fried Chicken restaurants, with a different cut served every week.

2218 College Ave
Austin, TX 78704

18. District Kitchen + Cocktails

5900 W Slaughter Ln D, Austin, TX 78749

Both locations of the New American restaurant serves up a bunch of steak options, from Texas wagyu with chimichurri and roasted red potatoes to the bone-in ribeye with fettuccine and mushrooms. It’s even possible to get very decadent with the latter by adding seared foie gras or lump blue crab butter.

5900 W Slaughter Ln D
Austin, TX 78749

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