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Contemporary Cuisine at Satellite Bistro & Bar (40% Off). Two Options Available.

Satellite Bistro and Bar

94% of 647 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Roasted chicken stuffed with local goat cheese, seared diver scallops in cognac cream sauce, and char-grilled Black Angus burgers

The Fine Print

Expires Feb 12th, 2014. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid for alcohol or Happy Hour. Dine-in only. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Not valid on holidays, including New Years Eve and Valentine's Day. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $12 for $20 worth of contemporary cuisine, valid Friday or Saturday
  • $18 for $30 worth of contemporary cuisine, valid Sunday–Thursday
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Satellite Bistro & Bar

In 1912, George Kamburis set sail from Patmos, Greece. Once in America, he made his way to Montgomery, Alabama, and began peddling ice cream from a cart. He eventually saved enough money to buy a fruit stand and then a café—the Coffee Pot. Sadly, that eatery burned down, but with the help of his brother, George soon opened a new restaurant, the Normandy Café. Today, George’s grandchildren have recreated his vision, this time giving the restaurant a contemporary name and contemporary cuisine: Satellite Bistro & Bar.

Although the bistro’s menu pays homage to the Kamburis family's Greek roots with Mediterranean dishes such as steak gyros and flaming saganaki cheese, its chefs draw inspiration from around the globe. Entrees of oven-roasted chicken, seared diver scallops, and bone-in french-cut pork chops are glazed in sauces ranging from an orchid beurre blanc to a cognac cream sauce. Latin influences show in fish tacos and enchiladas, and Asian traditions yield thai stir-fry and jumbo shrimp paired with mango and wontons. During weekend brunches, innovative creations such as ice-cream-battered french toast and panko-breaded salmon croquettes grace the table.

These modernized dishes are surrounded by equally modern decor dreamt up by Michael Hsu. Photomurals featuring an astronaut and a cityscape surround diners who perch on azure seats amid cherry-red countertops and stone pillars. On summery days, guests lounge on stuffed couches on the patio and pretend the sun is more than just a giant light bulb screwed into the sky. When the weekend comes round, musicians tickle the ivories on a baby grand in the lounge, evoking Ray Charles and Harry Connick Jr. As they listen, audiences sip wines from California and Argentina or martinis and specialty cocktails.


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  • “Great food. EXCELLENT SERVICE (our waiter was Alexander) ”

  • “Wonderful service and great food!!!”

  • “The staff is always very pleasant and acommodating and the food is good.”

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    Satellite Bistro and Bar

    5900 Slaughter Ln.

    Austin, TX 78749

    +15122889994

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83% of the people were positive about the Atmosphere, most described it as Great.
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91% of the people were positive about the Service, most described it as Great.
95% of the people were positive about the Food, most described it as Great.