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Best Lake Travis Lakeside Restaurants

Who doesn’t love food, especially after a long day in the sun out on Lake Travis! 

Austin’s beautiful, Lake Travis is not just well-versed for its awe-striking beauty, but it is also famous for its lakeside restaurants. Here is a list of restaurants for you to enjoy food that is finger-licking good!


Travis Restaurant

Named after the beautiful lake itself, the Travis Restaurant offers pristine views of the mesmerizing Lake Travis and Texas hills, in an atmosphere that is rustic yet sophisticated!

One of the greatest things about Travis Restaurant is the diversity in its menu. From Southern comfort cuisine to breakfast, lunch, and dinner, there is everything you need to relish your taste buds. Comprising expert chefs, the restaurant prepares each meal with fresh ingredients, with an extra ounce of love, which makes the dish so special! This is why there are tons of guest favorites at the Travis Restaurant, some of which include the Breakfast Buffet, Molasses Glazed Quail, Extra Napkin Burger, and Prime Cuts of Beef.

So if you are coming back from the golf course, or heading toward the lake, or just looking forward to a generally good time, stop at the Travis Restaurant for enjoying a delicious meal with your loved one. There is also a marble bar and HD TVs complemented with a lively atmosphere, which is perfect for you to have a great time!

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Sundancer Grill
Sundancer Grill

Sundancer Grill is a premium restaurant on Lake Travis, this gorgeous restaurant features a bistro dining experience with a casual lakeside atmosphere.

Their menu is one of the best across Lake Travis. Featuring chef-crafted salads, sandwiches, steak, and seafood, all of which are prepared with fresh ingredients. Sundancer Grill is open for Lunch, Dinner, and Sunday Brunches. They have happy hours from 4 pm to 6 pm every day!

Sundancer Grill also offers complimentary boat parking, which is available at their courtesy dock on the backside of Sail and Ski Yacht Club.

The restaurant aims at providing premium quality care and a friendly environment for its customers. Regardless of who you want to enjoy some time with, not only is there the perfect meal, but there is also the perfect venue and the perfect view to have a great time with!

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Oasis Restaurant
Oasis Restaurant

The Oasis Lake Travis Restaurant is the largest outdoor restaurant throughout Texas. Because of that, it is now famous as the Sunset Capital of Texas. And you won’t believe it; The Oasis Restaurant started off as just an idea! Thirty-eight years later, the restaurant has now become a well-known jewel nestled in the Austin hill country.

This 30 thousand square feet restaurant is located on a cliff 450 feet above Austin’s Lake Travis. There are also special event center houses, multiple dining decks looking over the lake, and eight event rooms. Regardless of who you want to enjoy the food with, there is always something at the restaurant that you will surely devour.

Part of the reason why it is called the Sunset Capital of Texas is because of the beautiful view at the venue, the most magnificent view in all of Texas. At the time of dusk, make sure that you keep your cameras ready! Don’t forget to enjoy the music too!

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Beachside Billy’s Restaurant

Beachside Billy’s is one of Lake Travis’s beloved restaurants. It’s not just an eatery; it is also a water park, which means double the fun!

Located on the shores of Lake Travis, Beachside Billy’s is open to the public throughout the week. From adults to children, there is something for everyone to enjoy, especially on hot summer days. Featured with a sandy beachfront and three volleyball courts, there are also pools for children along with an adult-only pool with a swim-up tiki bar.

Hand-cut steaks and fresh seafood is the restaurant’s specialty, all of which are offered in amazing quality by the restaurant. Their grills have the best burgers on Lake Travis. You can also have a little picnic there and enjoy a great time with Lake’s beautiful weather. There are plenty of options for kids as well, so you don’t have to worry about that either.

Beachside Billy’s is accessible by boat, and they have boat access docking via their own courtesy docks as well.

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Phone Number: (512) 258-5110

Website: http://beachsidebillys.com/

Types of food or specials: Caprese Salad, Judy’s Reuben, Southwestern Egg Rolls


Gnarly Gar
Gnarly Gar

What’s the best part about Gnarly Gars? It’s a floating restaurant! Lake Travis’ special eatery is an all in one comprising a bar, fuel dock, restaurant, that too, with a live music venue!

There are tons of things to enjoy while at Gnarly Gar. Accessible by both land and water, this upbeat floating restaurant serves Southern-inspired dishes and pub grub, along with live music on weekends. If you are in a party mood, the bar has large-screen TVs, and people that are always ready to rock the floor. The ship store has boat supplies, sundries, snacks and Gnarly Gar merchandise. You don’t have to worry about parking either; there are two decks with plenty of boat access dock parking.

Don’t forget to enjoy watching and feeding enormous catfish from the dining deck! The restaurant’s main focus revolves around giving its customers a great time. From young to old, family, friends, or couples, Gnarly Gar aims at creating a lively and fun-filled time for everyone. Their menu is one of the most distinguished throughout Lake Travis because it includes more homemade items such as sauces, salsa, dressings, and specials.

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