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Austin's Ale House

93 reviews
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$30 and under
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Top Tags:
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
  • Vibrant Bar Scene

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Austin's Ale House is a bar and grill in the Kew Gardens area of Queens, New York. It has an expansive dining area with a large mahogany bar, a comfortable lounge with a fireplace and a casual dining room. An outdoor patio is available in the warmer months. The bar features multiple HD televisions along the walls, so guests can watch any popular sports games while enjoying a drink and a meal.

The menu at Austin's Ale House is full of delicious American cuisine, ranging from sliders and sandwiches to seafood and specialty salads. Popular options include the shepherd's pie, Austin's chicken sandwich and the penne a la vodka. Vegetarian and gluten-free options are offered on the lunch, dinner and patio menus. Austin's Ale House has more than 40 bottled beers and 20 craft beers on tap, as well as cocktails and wine available at the bar.

Dining Style
Casual Dining
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American, Steak, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Daily: 12:00pm - 4:00pm;
Brunch: Saturday and Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm;

Sunday/Mon: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Tues: 4:00pm-1:00am
Wednesday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Thursday: 4:00pm - 1:00am
Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 1:00am
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Phone number
(718) 849-3939
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
At Austin"s, all the fine details that we put into pouring a great tasting beer is equally matched and surpassed by the continued refinement of our dining menu to match your tastes.
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Private party contact
Colleen B: (718) 849-3939
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Interested in having your Showers, Weddings, Rehearsals Graduations or Special Event catered? Let us take care of the work for you because that"s what we do best. We offer a variety of specialties that will suit your needs, served in our tastefully appointed banquet room, at a price with your budget in mind.
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Cross street
Lefferts Blvd & Austin St
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Parking details
LIRR Parking lot and street parking available.
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Public transit
E, F Train to Kew Gardens
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Check special events on our website.
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Special events & promotions
Daily Events:

Early Supper 4pm-6pm

Happy Hour Monday-Friday from 4pm-7pm

Monday: Fresh Roasted Prime Rib
Tuesday: Lobster Special
Wednesday: Half Priced Bottles of Wine and 2 for 1 Appetizers
Thursday: Steak and Ale Special

Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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3.5  based on all time ratings
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 28, 2016

It's really amazing how restaurants come and restaurants go but this place remains consistently good after being around for decades. Their food is always pleasing, whether you want the basics or a but more gourmet., with lots of choices on the menu. Prices are very moderate. Our party was there for Sunday brunch which is a really great value and excellent, and the cool live music was a definite plus. TheI outdoor dining in the summer is my favorite. We will keep coming back for more.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2016

Food was great. Place was very beautiful inside and I really enjoyed my lamb chop dinner. However, I made a reservation for 2 about 3 weeks in advance. When we went to the place I was expecting them to seat us at a table for 2 . Instead, they put us at a table for 4 when a table for 2 was open right next to us. I really wished we had the table of two since it was a romantic Valentine's Day dinner.

vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
4.0  Dined on January 15, 2016

Great atmosphere and service. Ordered Prime rib so it was a 2 hour dining experience, on top it was a busy Friday evening. Waitress did best she can. Prime rib was ok will probably order something else next time. Enjoyed the tap selection and will definitely revisit.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
2.0  Dined on January 2, 2016

The food was mediocre at best. Greasy fries and congealed cocktail sauce. Overly Greasy Everything to be honest! Waiter was very sweet tho!

vipISPROUD (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 29, 2015

Great neighborhood place with delicious food. Usually come for dinner and/or late night snack. Brought my neighbor for a birthday lunch.

vipQueensItalian (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on December 12, 2015

Hamburgers are good and chilli calamari was very good. Not impressed with their other food entrees.. Very bland tasting. Overall nice place and would go back again

vipDutch71 (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on October 8, 2015

Got there, it was almost empty, took them one hour to prepare order, ONE HOUR!
quality was very poor, if you go only for glass of beer, if anything more than that find another place

Lela1960 (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on August 4, 2015

Food was good for a bar food place. We sat outside and unfortunately the waitress tended to forget we were there so our service was slow. She was very nice when she did come out though. I can be a little noisy when the trains go by but the outside seating is nice.
I would recommend it as a convenient place to meet in Kew Gardens if you are an LIRR commuter.

Chick (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on May 29, 2015

I found the TV screens on the tables very distracting. The service was somewhat chaotic and slow. However, the staff was friendly and therefore I would still recommend the place.

vipFoodie (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on May 12, 2015

They feature local artists and it was a very nice meal of burgers and steak sandwiches.