15 "Private Dining" restaurants in Austin.
At some point in your life, you will inevitably be asked to plan your sister’s bridal shower, office holiday party, or some other milestone celebration that requires a private dining room. Here are some great places to plan a private party for your group of 10 to 100.
Emmer & Rye’s seasonal small plates and beautiful space make it one of the better places for a special occasion dinner.
L’Oca d’Oro serves modern, light-ish Italian food in a laid-back environment.
Take a big group to La Condesa for a colorful space, light-ish Mexican food, and great margaritas.
There isn’t a lot of quality Italian food in Austin, and Italic is some of the best.
Perla’s is the best upscale seafood experience you can have in Austin.
If you’re looking for an awesome dining experience that’s not outwardly trendy, and you don’t mind dropping money for it, Fonda San Miguel is the place.
The single best overall BBQ experience in Austin (which isn’t actually in Austin) is The Salt Lick.
Odd Duck is an excellent Southern restaurant serving sophisticated food without any stuffiness.
One of our favorite places to spend an afternoon eating in the sun is Lucy’s Fried Chicken, with a bucket of bird, grilled oysters, and beers.
Olamaie is one of the most impressive upscale Southern restaurants we’ve ever experienced.
An adventurous Japanese restaurant we love so much we’d consider buying property nearby.
You don’t have to go to Uchi to get great raw fish. Komé is a reasonably-priced, high-quality alternative.