Guidebook for Austin

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Guidebook for Austin

Food Scene

Amazing restaurants and food trucks walkable or a short ride from the house.
Award winning chic restaurant 4 blocks away! Chefs Rene Ortiz and Laura Sawicki serve inventive, globally inspired fare in a converted Laundromat – now a polished, retro-chic space.
206 localnici recomandă
Launderette
2115 Holly St
206 localnici recomandă
Award winning chic restaurant 4 blocks away! Chefs Rene Ortiz and Laura Sawicki serve inventive, globally inspired fare in a converted Laundromat – now a polished, retro-chic space.
Austins top 2 craft barbecue restaurants 2 blocks from the house. Pro Local Tip: Place an advance to go order 1+ week before your trip to avoid the hour+ long line.
173 localnici recomandă
La Barbecue
2027 E Cesar Chavez St
173 localnici recomandă
Austins top 2 craft barbecue restaurants 2 blocks from the house. Pro Local Tip: Place an advance to go order 1+ week before your trip to avoid the hour+ long line.
A+Juan In A Million is a great local Tex-Mex restaurant that is always on the Food Network. Juan (Owner) is well known for sitting down at your booth and acting like he is your long lost best friend
170 localnici recomandă
Juan in a Million
2300 East Cesar Chavez Street
170 localnici recomandă
A+Juan In A Million is a great local Tex-Mex restaurant that is always on the Food Network. Juan (Owner) is well known for sitting down at your booth and acting like he is your long lost best friend
This East Austin hot spot is a true French brasserie offering a short but sweet menu, great cocktails and wine that’s perfect for the cuisine. Popular and can be difficult to get a seat.
324 localnici recomandă
Justine's
4710 East 5th Street
324 localnici recomandă
This East Austin hot spot is a true French brasserie offering a short but sweet menu, great cocktails and wine that’s perfect for the cuisine. Popular and can be difficult to get a seat.
A+ 2 block walk to this casual pizzeria also serving large portions of salads, pasta & subs, with gluten-free options.
7 localnici recomandă
Southside Flying Pizza
2702 East Cesar Chavez Street
7 localnici recomandă
A+ 2 block walk to this casual pizzeria also serving large portions of salads, pasta & subs, with gluten-free options.
A+ “So hip, so delicious” sums up these popular superfood smoothies and veggie-friendly food like quinoa salad that are perfect as “a snack or hangover cure”.
74 localnici recomandă
JuiceLand
2601 East Cesar Chavez Street
74 localnici recomandă
A+ “So hip, so delicious” sums up these popular superfood smoothies and veggie-friendly food like quinoa salad that are perfect as “a snack or hangover cure”.
Innovative vegan fare (plus beer & wine) served in a blue-walled dining room or on an outdoor patio.
78 localnici recomandă
Counter Culture
2337 East Cesar Chavez Street
78 localnici recomandă
Innovative vegan fare (plus beer & wine) served in a blue-walled dining room or on an outdoor patio.
A+ Very popular Vegan food truck well known for their frito burrito (I loved it and and I'm not vegan).
15 localnici recomandă
The Vegan Yacht
5212 East Cesar Chavez Street
15 localnici recomandă
A+ Very popular Vegan food truck well known for their frito burrito (I loved it and and I'm not vegan).
Southern comfort food meets hyper-local meats and cheeses at this rustic-chic East Austin spot with ingredients from outdoor chicken coops, gardens and a picnic area overlooking the Colorado River.
105 localnici recomandă
Jacoby’s Restaurant & Mercantile
3235 E Cesar Chavez St
105 localnici recomandă
Southern comfort food meets hyper-local meats and cheeses at this rustic-chic East Austin spot with ingredients from outdoor chicken coops, gardens and a picnic area overlooking the Colorado River.
The Northern Italian–inspired menu at this East Austin destination gets a regional twist via locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, culminating in delicate, artfully plated creations, and cocktails.
49 localnici recomandă
Juniper
2400 East Cesar Chavez Street
49 localnici recomandă
The Northern Italian–inspired menu at this East Austin destination gets a regional twist via locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, culminating in delicate, artfully plated creations, and cocktails.
Food trailer that consistently turns out handmade tortillas with savory fillings like al pastor (spit-grilled meats), migas and veggie options.
142 localnici recomandă
Veracruz All Natural Food Truck
1704 East Cesar Chavez Street
142 localnici recomandă
Food trailer that consistently turns out handmade tortillas with savory fillings like al pastor (spit-grilled meats), migas and veggie options.
A+ restaurant with Detroit-style pizza baked in square, steel automotive-parts pans to create crust that is thick, crispy and buttery.
84 localnici recomandă
Via 313 Pizza
700 East 6th Street
84 localnici recomandă
A+ restaurant with Detroit-style pizza baked in square, steel automotive-parts pans to create crust that is thick, crispy and buttery.
Many claim is “hands-down” the “best” BBQ joint in town and "possibly the world"; fans agree the “hours”-long waits are “well worth it."
520 localnici recomandă
Franklin Barbecue
900 East 11th Street
520 localnici recomandă
Many claim is “hands-down” the “best” BBQ joint in town and "possibly the world"; fans agree the “hours”-long waits are “well worth it."
Abundant sausages & beers on tap inside a rustic-chic cottage or outside in the leafy beer garden.
164 localnici recomandă
Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden
79 Rainey Street
164 localnici recomandă
Abundant sausages & beers on tap inside a rustic-chic cottage or outside in the leafy beer garden.
29 localnici recomandă
Intero Restaurant
2612 E Cesar Chavez St
29 localnici recomandă
Big restaurant, bar, and outdoor venue with good food. Great for big groups without a reservation. Often has live music on the patio. 5 blocks from the house.
29 localnici recomandă
Central Machine Works
4824 East Cesar Chavez Street
29 localnici recomandă
Big restaurant, bar, and outdoor venue with good food. Great for big groups without a reservation. Often has live music on the patio. 5 blocks from the house.

Drinks & Nightlife

Great dive bar that flock to for some of the "cheapest drinks on the East side".
144 localnici recomandă
Violet Crown Cinema
434 West 2nd Street
144 localnici recomandă
Great dive bar that flock to for some of the "cheapest drinks on the East side".
A+ Great watering hole with a patio, pool tables and a horseshoe-shaped bar, plus occasional bands. The vegan food taste amazing, and I'm not vegan.
48 localnici recomandă
Drinks Lounge
2001 East Cesar Chavez Street
48 localnici recomandă
A+ Great watering hole with a patio, pool tables and a horseshoe-shaped bar, plus occasional bands. The vegan food taste amazing, and I'm not vegan.
A+ Rustic-chic watering hole featuring handcrafted cocktails & a patio with frequent live music shows.
299 localnici recomandă
Whisler's
1816 East 6th Street
299 localnici recomandă
A+ Rustic-chic watering hole featuring handcrafted cocktails & a patio with frequent live music shows.
Low-key lounge presenting a short menu of craft cocktails in a cozy space with dark wood booths.
18 localnici recomandă
Half Step
75 1/2 Rainey St
18 localnici recomandă
Low-key lounge presenting a short menu of craft cocktails in a cozy space with dark wood booths.
A charming, relaxed cocktail bar set in a renovated house, with a patio space & outdoor games.
13 localnici recomandă
Lucille
77 Rainey Street
13 localnici recomandă
A charming, relaxed cocktail bar set in a renovated house, with a patio space & outdoor games.
Renovated century-old home now a bar with infused-liquor cocktails, local beers & outdoor fire pit.
37 localnici recomandă
Icenhauer's
83 Rainey Street
37 localnici recomandă
Renovated century-old home now a bar with infused-liquor cocktails, local beers & outdoor fire pit.
Causal yet stylish watering hole pouring local beer & cocktails inside & out on a sizable patio.
26 localnici recomandă
Clive
609 Davis Street
26 localnici recomandă
Causal yet stylish watering hole pouring local beer & cocktails inside & out on a sizable patio.
Happening nightspot featuring drinks & DJs in an industrial space built from shipyard containers.
43 localnici recomandă
Container Bar
90 Rainey Street
43 localnici recomandă
Happening nightspot featuring drinks & DJs in an industrial space built from shipyard containers.
An easygoing bar with sports, music, regular specials & a big backyard with games & a taco truck.
13 localnici recomandă
Bungalow
92 Rainey Street
13 localnici recomandă
An easygoing bar with sports, music, regular specials & a big backyard with games & a taco truck.
Great local outdoor music/concert venue.
42 localnici recomandă
Historic Scoot Inn
1308 East 4th Street
42 localnici recomandă
Great local outdoor music/concert venue.

Local Breweries

Walkable breweries from the house.
Hip brewery 2 blocks from the house focused on sour mashed beer.
62 localnici recomandă
Blue Owl Brewing
2400 East Cesar Chavez Street
62 localnici recomandă
Hip brewery 2 blocks from the house focused on sour mashed beer.
Nice open brewery.
59 localnici recomandă
Zilker Brewing Company and Taproom
1701 East 6th Street
59 localnici recomandă
Nice open brewery.
106 localnici recomandă
Lazarus Brewing Co.
1902 E 6th St
106 localnici recomandă

Sightseeing

Ladybird Lake trail entrance is 400 yards from the house.
490 localnici recomandă
Lady Bird Lake
490 localnici recomandă
Ladybird Lake trail entrance is 400 yards from the house.