Austin is best known for being a technology startup hub and for its live music scene. However, it’s now getting recognized for its amazing selection of restaurants. Check out these restaurants if you are in Austin and you are looking for a tasty treat.
Just arrive earlier and be patient. The restaurant serves the best BBQ in Austin. The long waiting line might discourage you, but be patient and you won’t regret it. Even Kanye had to wait in line for the amazing barbecue.
East Side King
It’s a food truck empire by Top Chef Texas winner Paul Qui and Moto Utsunomiya. The crispy Brussels sprouts and beet fries will delight you. These chefs take your taste buds for a ride making it a culinary experience not to be missed.
If you have a thing for Asian takeout, Koriente is your joint. They serve healthy Asian dishes that are affordable with the most expensive dish priced at only $11.
Elizabeth Street Café
The café was featured in The Food Network because it’s so darn good. Try the banh mi and you won’t regret it.
This is for the people who love going out on weekends. A great spot for brunch on any weekend. Are you into lemon ricotta pancakes or avocado toast? This restaurant is the one stop for these and many fun and unique meals. It’s the perfect hangout place and a remedy for your bored taste buds.
There has been a recent buzz around Sway and its modern Thai. The restaurant’s inspired look and interior design isn’t the only thing that is being praised. The food is awesome and impressive just like the interior design. The jungle curry on the outdoor patio is to die for.
Visit Michi Ramen and you won’t be satisfied with those instant ramen packets you have at home anymore. Get in the car and drive to Michi Ramen and you won’t regret the experience. Ever had a bowl of customized ramen noodles? You have to try it to believe it.
Home Slice Pizza
Are giant slices of New York pizza your thing? Then this is your lucky day. You don’t have to be in New York to enjoy these delicious slices since you can get them right in Austin. Home Slice is the place to go for pizza by the slice or by the pie.
It’s situated in Austin in a tiny wooden house. It makes you feel like you are eating at your grandma’s place without your family around. The sandwiches here make it one of the best Austin go-to restaurants.
Second Bar + Kitchen
If you want a place to eat brunch out and sip on cocktail with your friends, this is the place. They have a large open patio making it perfect for people watching while you eat.