38 Austin Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Uchi Austin, Clark's Oyster Bar, ATX Cocina
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Sushi, Seafood, Contemporary Mexican
Neighborhoods:Downtown

Uchi Austin

$$$$·Sushi·
Downtown
3,656 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Delicious and outstanding service
95% recommended
Best Food in Austin
58 people mentioned the Omakase

Clark's Oyster Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
963 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
We haven’t dined out in months but wanted to do something special for our anniversary. We we’re able to secure a later reservation for patio seating and it was perfect. The tables Read more
95% recommended
Best Food in Austin
25 people mentioned the Oyster Bar
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ATX Cocina

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Downtown
1,091 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
My absolute favorite Austin dining experience.
96% recommended
14 people mentioned the Short Rib

True Food Kitchen - Austin

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,512 reviews
  • Healthy
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual
Slight disappointment when we topped a bowl with chicken, but the chicken was forgotten and brought out afterwards with a side of teriyaki sauce. The same thing happened to the tabRead more
92% recommended
Healthy in Austin
17 people mentioned the Edamame

Truluck's - Ocean's Finest Seafood & Crab - Austin Downtown

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
3,313 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Always great, very good attention to detail and caring about your experience. It is not easy to find perfectly cooked calamari.
96% recommended
86 people mentioned the Stone Crab

Emmer & Rye

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,579 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
Delicious! Get the chefs choice and you will not be disappointed!
96% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Austin
14 people mentioned the Short Rib

Eddie V's - 5th Street

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
4,490 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Service and food outstanding!
97% recommended
Romantic in Austin
60 people mentioned the Banana Foster

Dai Due

$$$$·American·
East Austin
971 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
The food and wine choices were excellent and our server, Charlotte delivered a delightful experience and excellent recommendations!
95% recommended
38 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Eddie V's - Arboretum

$$$$·Seafood·
Arboretum
3,218 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Everything was lovely! Jeff did such a phenomenal job!
99% recommended
Best Overall in Austin
33 people mentioned the Banana Foster

The Peached Tortilla

$$$$·Asian·
Central Austin
921 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Always great service and food!!!! Only thing is it is always so cold in there....
96% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Austin
17 people mentioned the Kim Chi

Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile

$$$$·American·
East Austin
561 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
BBQ Porkchop paired with a Don Julio Anejo Old Fashioned is a must.
93% recommended
American in Austin
9 people mentioned the Beef Hash
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Pitchfork Pretty

$$$$·Contemporary American·
East Austin
202 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent all around. Service was exceptional - thank you, Dylan! Ordered two of the crudite because the sunflower pesto paired with the freshest vegetable crudite was outstanding Read more
94% recommended
23 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Fixe

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown
1,742 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Comfort Food
Food was excellent as usual. Due to the unusual (COVID) circumstances - closing Time was 9pm, so with a 7:30 reservation - the meal felt a tad bit rushed. Biscuits always superRead more
94% recommended
94 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

Eberly

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,436 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Very relaxed experience, not rushed at all. Charcuterie board and bread was fantastic. Caesar salad with scallops and the filet for entrees were both very good. Very knowledgeable Read more
93% recommended
22 people mentioned the Redfish
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Juniper

$$$$·Italian·
East Austin
1,012 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Creative food and craft cocktails with pleasant outdoor experience available. The current pre- fixe options are inventive and easy - great choices.
92% recommended
Italian in Austin
14 people mentioned the Gnocchi

The Grove Wine Bar & Kitchen - Downtown

$$$$·American·
Downtown
503 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Wonderful food and service
93% recommended
Great for Lunch in Austin
4 people mentioned the Salmon Salad

Grizzelda's

$$$$·Mexican·
East Austin
407 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Birthday dinner with friends. Food and service was great.
90% recommended
8 people mentioned the Fajita
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Trattoria Lisina

$$$$·Italian·
Driftwood
5,298 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
Our party had a great lunch before our wine tour. It was a great start to our fun day.
99% recommended
Scenic View in Austin
73 people mentioned the Calamari

Perla's Seafood and Oyster Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
2,950 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Once again we had a great time. We love the outside dining ambience. We’ll be back soon!👍👍👍
96% recommended
Most Booked in Austin
60 people mentioned the Redfish
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Culinary Dropout - Austin

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Northwest
1,142 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fun
  • Good for Groups
Food was outstanding and loved I could select outdoor seating.
93% recommended
Good for Groups in Austin
32 people mentioned the Pretzel

North Italia – Austin

$$$$·Italian·
Northwest
2,172 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Great food, server , and the seating outdoor was nice. Thank you again! :-)
94% recommended
Italian in Austin
38 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Melting Pot - Austin - Northwest

$$$$·Fondue·
Northwest
1,610 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
IT was awesome dining experience for our anniversary! It is a bit pricey, but a lot of fun. Also, it was nice and quiet, so conversation was easy.
100% recommended
53 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
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Swift's Attic

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Downtown
709 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Creative Cuisine
I like the small dishes you get at the bar. Good for sharing. Nice staff. Quality of food is very good!
92% recommended
17 people mentioned the Pork Cheek
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Roaring Fork - North Austin, Stonelake

$$$$·American·
Arboretum
3,271 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Was a wonderful spot to celebrate our anniversary. Staff was cordial and efficient and food was fantastic. Also had a beautiful view of the small lake.
92% recommended
Scenic View in Austin
58 people mentioned the Green Chili

Cafe Blue - Hill Country Galleria

$$$$·Seafood·
Bee Caves / Lakeway / Lake Travis
861 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
Best place to eat.
94% recommended
Great for Brunch in Austin
11 people mentioned the Redfish

Chez Zee

$$$$·American·
Northwest
3,664 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
I ordered the goat cheese salad with chicken. Lettuce was crispy, goat cheese was delicious and the red onions were sweet not bitter. Always a sign that the onions are fresh. Key lRead more
97% recommended
Great for Brunch in Austin
108 people mentioned the French Toast
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Steiner Ranch Steakhouse

$$$$·Steak·
Northwest
3,428 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
My husband and I were there to celebrate our 29th Anniversary. This was my second time here and my husband’s first. We enjoyed the food and view of the lake. J.J. was our waitressRead more
92% recommended
Scenic View in Austin
58 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Central Standard

$$$$·American·
Downtown
327 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Neighborhood Gem
I went to Central Standard for brunch and had an amazing experience! The waiter was accommodating, the service was great, and the food was very tasty!
9 people mentioned the Potato Bread
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Boiler Nine Bar + Grill

$$$$·American·
Downtown
281 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Everything was wonderful especially the beer bread
88% recommended
7 people mentioned the Redfish
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L'Oca d'Oro

$$$$·Italian·
North Central
800 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Local Ingredients
  • Fit for Foodies
Wonderful restaurant with exceptional food.
91% recommended
17 people mentioned the Mushroom Lasagna
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Toulouse - Domain NORTHSIDE

$$$$·French·
North Central
479 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
My birthday
84% recommended
Great for Brunch in Austin
7 people mentioned the Bouillabaisse
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Goodall's Kitchen

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
266 reviews
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Excellent experience overall. Food was very good. The server did his best to keep our table supplied. However, in fairness to the wait staff, they're expected to not only serve Read more
7 people mentioned the Fish Chip
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Hudson's Fine Hill Country Dining

$$$$·Wild Game·
Bee Caves / Lakeway / Lake Travis
300 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food was most excellent! Fantastic service!
84% recommended
Hot Spot in Austin
9 people mentioned the Wild Boar
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Cafe Josie - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,148 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Tasting Menu
I am so sad to see Cafe Josie close. Been going there for over 20 years. I wish them well
98% recommended
31 people mentioned the Redfish
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El Naranjo - Rainey - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Traditional Mexican·
Central Austin
570 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Authentic
Birthday celebration was everything! Cocktails are fresh and delicious. Bartender is friendly and knows how to make a great margarita! Food was stellar!! Chef does not mess aroundRead more
92% recommended
13 people mentioned the Chile Relleno
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Chicon - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary American·
East Austin
316 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Everything was delicious, service great, too bad they are closing.
88% recommended
10 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Le Politique

$$$$·French·
Downtown
846 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
The food was delicious and the staff extremely attentive and knowledgeable. It was our first visit and we’ll definitely return.
15 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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Zax Restaurant & Bar - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Central Austin
565 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Comfort Food
Food and service were great. Unfortunately we found out while we were there that the restaurant was closing for good. It was disappointing to hear that as Zax was a go to place wheRead more
100% recommended
11 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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