The Roaring Fork River rushes through the Western Rockies in all of its extraordinary beauty. It is a timeless classic that embodies the traditional while it promises a new and wondrous adventure. This same spirit, freshness and flavor are at the heart of every dish we serve at the Roaring Fork. From lamb, chicken and beef to fresh fish and pork, the Roaring Fork specializes in dishes prepared by wood fire rotisserie, open flame grill or wood oven roasting.
Gift Cards from the Roaring Fork
Give the perfect gift any time of year! Roaring Fork gift cards are available in all denominations.
About the Award Winning Menu at the Roaring Fork AustinThe Roaring Fork is the recipient of an array of awards and accolades including part of Texas Monthly’s Best Burgers in Texas 2009, “Best Southwestern” in Zagat Texas Restaurant Survey; Best Power Lunch in Rare Magazine 2009,,and “Top Desserts” in Austin Monthly’s September 2006 .
Special Occasions and Big Events
The Roaring Fork in downtown Austin is the perfect setting for your next business meeting, luncheon, celebration or social gathering. Our special events manager will oversee every detail to make sure your event exceeds all expectations. In addition, we can fulfill special requests including flower arrangements, unique desserts, select wines and many others.
Popular Menu Items at the Roaring Fork in Downtown Austin
The Roaring Fork "Big Ass" Burger
Wood grilled with all the garnishes and crisp French fries.
Rotisserie Chicken Flatbread
Basil pesto, roasted chilis and cheese.
Parmesan Crusted Swordfish
Laughing bird shrimp scampi, capers and spinach. Spinach Chicken Waldorf Salad sliced apples, avocado, red grapes and candied walnuts.
Slow Roasted Pork Shoulder “Carnitas”
Black beans, warm tortillas and roasted tomato salsa.
Wood Oven Roasted Jumbo Shrimp
Fall Mills white corn grits Char Grilled Center Cut 8 or 10 oz Filet Mignon
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