Satellite Cafe

(512) 301-1883

7101 W Hwy 71 Ste E1, Austin, TX | Directions   78735

30.235559 -97.877029

 
Restaurants, Diners, $  more

Tags: Breakfast, Family-Friendly Dining, Group Dining, Live Music, Lunch Spot, Outdoor Dining, People Watching

Cuisine: Eclectic & International

Payment Methods: MasterCard, Visa

Neighborhoods: Oak Hill, West Oak Hill

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Reviews for Satellite Cafe

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Orchid Chicken FTW! – Amazing! Simply Amazing!

Get the Orchid Chicken!

I was thrilled with it!

My new hidden lunch hangout!

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Breakfast is good, too – A friend and I had breakfast at the Satellite Cafe this morning. Neither of us lives near here, but we had a coupon and decided to try it. What I liked the best was the high quality of coffee and that there are four varieties that you can choose from. You do have to serve yourself, but that was not a problem for us. I'd rather get coffee when I am ready instead of sending out a search team to find the waitress.

Also, the waitress was very sweet and helpful. She offered to bring us a lunch menu to read before we left after we told her this was our first time here.

My friend liked her eggs and I liked the "create an omelette" as well. I think I will be back at lunch or dinner. The restaurant has a very "comfortable" feel, similar to the Bakehouse of which I am a fan, too. The restaurant has a casual feel, but it's not dive. You can look at the wine selection to see that. In spite of that, the prices are very reasonable.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Best dining experience in a long time! – I went to dinner here with a girlfriend on a Saturday night and had the best time. We sat at the bar and had a glass of wine before we got seated outside on the cute little patio. Service was excellent, appetizer was great, and the entrees were delicious. I had the orchid chicken and my friend had the ribs. Our server recommended the chocolate cake and it was to die for! I plan on taking all of my friends and family here, it was such a pleasant dining experience!

Recommends
4.0
over a year ago

Good fare – In most major cities you will find something like the Satellite downtown. Good world fusion menu and laid-back environ. The Satellite in South Austin should be closer to the city and it might do better. I had a good rare steak here, it was full meal and enjoyable dinner. Good wine list, but expected.

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

Undercooked food – Do not go here. My husband and I ate at the new Circle C location. The Orchid Chicken that I ordered was raw on the inside! I notified the manager and she took it away. I then did not speak with her again. Another waiter told us that we did not have to pay. For your own safety, i do not recommend this place.

Recommends
over a year ago

Oak Hill gets a satellite offshoot of the beloved downtown coffeeshop. – In Short
Seeing Flipnotics transplanted to the 'burbs feels a little strange, but luckily the food is as good as ever. The buttermilk pancakes are among the best in Austin, fluffy and buttery. Standouts on the salad, pasta and sandwich-heavy menu are the Thai lettuce wraps and catfish tacos with a choice of sauces (try the ginger soy). There's also a healthy sampling of vegetarian options, such as the Mississippi Sun breakfast platter and the vegetable lasagna.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Fantastic food and friendly staff! – The food is really amazing, especially considering the price, and the winelist is incredible, one you'd expect at a much larger restaurant. Weekend breakfasts, especially the Mississippi Sun and the French toast, are a treat, but come in for dinner as well. Friendly staff who recognize you when you come back also really add to the experience!

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Best Food & Service Oak Hill has to offer – Best cuisine in South Austin! Extremely great friendly service! Try the portabello mushroom sandwich. Also the steaks are really good at a great price...

 

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