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2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards
The Carillon is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

1. The Carillon

7.9
1900 University Ave (Martin Luther King Blvd.), Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · University of Texas-Austin · 23 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This cavernous campus-area space is a little fancy-pants for the average student, but quite reasonable for high-class delicious fare of this caliber and innovation. Leggi tutto.

The Clay Pit is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

2. The Clay Pit

8.8
1601 Guadalupe St (at 16th St), Austin, TX
Ristorante indiano · Downtown Austin · 109 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The Singh boys have built a loyal following with their contemporized Indian fare. The space is old, stone, and gorgeous, the crowd is watchworthy, and the food delish. Like a kick? Ask for desi-hot.

Dirty Martin's Place is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

3. Dirty Martin's Place

7.6
2808 Guadalupe St (Nueces St.), Austin, TX
Locale per hamburger · West University · 47 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Opened in 1926, Dirty’s has been serving the same fresh-beef burgers, chicken-fried steak, fries, nachos, shakes, and beer ever since. On weekends, the campus crowd swarms in to soak up a boozy night.

East Side King is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

4. East Side King

2538 Guadalupe St (at Hole in the Wall), Austin, TX
Ristorante asiatico · West University · 52 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: ESK's home on the Drag features trailer favorites like Poor Qui’s pork belly buns and beet fries. Creative and unique, fresh and flavorful, and located in one of the best funky watering holes around.

FINO Restaurant Patio & Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

5. FINO Restaurant Patio & Bar

2905 San Gabriel St, Austin, TX
Ristorante · West University · 37 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Smart service, a comfy space (love the wraparound patio), and Mixed Mediterranean cuisine prepared authentically, whether it's shanks and paella or tapas with a drink from the intelligent bar list.

Fricano's Deli & Catering is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

6. Fricano's Deli & Catering

9.3
2405 Nueces St (24th Street), Austin, TX
Paninoteca · West University · 44 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The evidence: High-quality meats. Big portions. Freshly baked breads. Fair prices. A healthy dose of sass from the staff. The verdict: Among the best sandwiches in town. Leggi tutto.

Hopfields is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

7. Hopfields

9.1
3110 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX
Pub ristorante · North University · 53 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Think French comfort food in a cozy space. Crazy-good craft brews paired with creative sandwiches, intelligent noshes, and a burger and frites twofer worth the trip alone. Leggi tutto.

Madam Mam's is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

8. Madam Mam's

7.9
510 W 26th St (at 25th), Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · West University · 65 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Thai food fanboys love the joint for its authenticity, its spice level, and the value-to-price ratio. Ditch the pad thai and explore more of the menu, which explores all corners of the nation.

Salvation Pizza - 34th Street is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

9. Salvation Pizza - 34th Street

8.4
624 W 34th St (btw Guadalupe St and King St), Austin, TX
Pizzeria · West University · 43 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Neapolitan-style thin-crust dough brings the aficionados to this old house remade into a pizza joint. The patio out front makes a cozy spot to suck down an icy brew while downing a tasty pie.

Texas French Bread is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

10. Texas French Bread

8.9
2900 Rio Grande St (at 29th St.), Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · West University · 30 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: What started as a supper club has grown into a full-fledged bistro with limited menus that change frequently. Solid farm-to-table, Cali-Med fare, and ideal for the neighborhood. Leggi tutto.

Austin Land & Cattle is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

11. Austin Land & Cattle

8.5
1205 N Lamar Blvd (12th St.), Austin, TX
Bisteccheria · Downtown Austin · 42 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The independently owned Austin Land & Cattle serves steaks that are succulent, tender, and cooked as-ordered, and you get three sides with your entrée. One downside: Parking can be a real bitch.

The Backspace is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

12. The Backspace

8.8
507 San Jacinto Blvd (btwn 5th & 6th St.), Austin, TX
Pizzeria · Downtown Austin · 68 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This cozy spot shares space with a 2,700-pound Neapolitan brick oven firing rustic, insanely good pizza. For antipasti, we flip for the roasted Brussels sprouts with pancetta and Pecorino Romano. Leggi tutto.

Chez Nous is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

13. Chez Nous

8.4
510 Neches - Austin TX 78701 (6th St), Austin, TX
Ristorante francese · Downtown Austin · 38 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This charming bistro transplants guests to the heart of France. The prix-fixe menu gets you three courses, with plenty of options in each. Unpretentious and respectful, and most of all, delicious.

Easy Tiger is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

14. Easy Tiger

9.4
709 E 6th St, Austin, TX
Bar · Downtown Austin · 302 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Time to carb up, y’all: The street-level bakeshop serves up top-of-the-line breads and pastries; mosey on to the downstairs beer garden and you’ll find mouth-watering cured meats and excellent brews. Leggi tutto.

El Naranjo is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

15. El Naranjo

8.5
85 Rainey St, Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Downtown Austin · 51 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Chef Iliana de la Vega operated a world-famous restaurant in Oaxaca. Lucky for us, she made the move to Austin, where her classically modern restaurant and traditional Mexican cuisine are a huge hit.

Frank Restaurant is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

16. Frank Restaurant

407 Colorado St (btw 4th & 5th), Austin, TX
Locale da Hot Dog · Downtown Austin · 397 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: What's not to love about this quirky sausage emporium? Aside from off-the-wall gourmet hot dogs (including vegan), Frank serves incredible coffee, well-made cocktails, and outstanding fried chicken. Leggi tutto.

La Condesa is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

17. La Condesa

9.0
400 W 2nd St (Guadalupe St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Downtown Austin · 264 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Perennial fave La Condesa reflects the culinary trends of Mexico City's hip neighborhood Colonia Condesa. Feeling adventurous? Try the chapulines – a Oaxacan specialty of tiny fried grasshoppers. Leggi tutto.

La Traviata is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

18. La Traviata

8.7
314 Congress Ave (3rd Street), Austin, TX
Ristorante italiano · Downtown Austin · 41 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This tiny bistro delights with well-executed Italian classics and quaint elegance. Can sometimes be too loud for dinner conversation, but that just adds to the NYC neighborhood trattoria feel. Leggi tutto.

Lambert's Downtown BBQ is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

19. Lambert's Downtown BBQ

9.0
401 W 2nd St (at Guadalupe St), Austin, TX
Locale per barbecue · Downtown Austin · 294 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Fragrant barbecue smoke and soulful blues waft over the roof of this 19th-century brick edifice. It's noisy. It's fun. And that's just the way the crowd likes it. The fried pies are not to be missed. Leggi tutto.

Manuel's is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

20. Manuel's

7.9
310 Congress Ave (at 3rd St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante texano-messicano · Downtown Austin · 119 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Manuel's excellent presentation of regional Mexican cuisine has made it a Downtown mainstay for more than 25 years. The menu offers a nice mix of new ideas and tried-and-true. Leggi tutto.

Mulberry is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

21. Mulberry

360 Nueces St (W. 3rd St.), Austin, TX
Wine bar · Downtown Austin · 40 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A smart wine list and seasonal menu provide big-city sophistication here. Cheese and cured meat plates are available during brunch if you’re bored with Eggs Benedict. Leggi tutto.

Parkside is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

22. Parkside

8.9
301 E 6th St (at San Jacinto Blvd), Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Downtown Austin · 152 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: It's worth navigating the Sixth St. circus for this divine bistro. Best as a late-night haven or at happy hour, when the half-price bar menu gets you steak frites & a killer martini for under $20. Leggi tutto.

Perry's Steakhouse is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

23. Perry's Steakhouse

9.1
114 W 7th St (at Colorado St), Austin, TX
Bisteccheria · Downtown Austin · 105 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Four words: Perry's Famous Pork Chop. But "famous" is too vapid a term. Legendary. Mythical. Magnificent. Glorious. Stunning. Dazzling. Don't miss it.

Second Bar + Kitchen is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

24. Second Bar + Kitchen

8.6
200 Congress Ave (2nd Street), Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Downtown Austin · 196 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A Mediterranean tree-house atmosphere, bold flavors, and iconoclastic taste combinations make for a cosmopolitan take on traditional bar fare. The pizza bianco is inspired. Leggi tutto.

Shoal Creek Saloon is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

25. Shoal Creek Saloon

8.1
909 N Lamar Blvd (at W. 9th St.), Austin, TX
Bar sport · Downtown Austin · 57 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A laid-back place to watch the game while enjoying cold beer and good Louisiana-style food – especially the seasonal crawfish boils. On a sunny day, the patio overlooking the creek is hard to beat.

Swift's Attic is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

26. Swift's Attic

8.8
315 Congress Ave, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · Downtown Austin · 97 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Playful cuisine, delectable desserts, appropriate libations, and excellent service. The atmosphere can get boisterous, but a night at Swift's promises both a memorable meal and a super fun time. Leggi tutto.

Trace is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

27. Trace

7.5
200 Lavaca St (at the W Hotel), Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Downtown Austin · 41 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: With food so local it could run for City Council and an upscale vibe, Trace throws back to an era when the hotel restaurant was a destination spot. The perfect pre-show to a night at Moody Theater. Leggi tutto.

Chi'lantro BBQ is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

28. Chi'lantro BBQ

9.0
823 Congress Ave (at E 9th St), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Downtown Austin · 115 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The first Mex-Korean truck in the ATX still makes the best bulgogi tacos and kimchi fries in the city. And if you get the burger, by all means get the optional fried egg.

G'Raj Mahal Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

29. G'Raj Mahal Cafe

8.8
73 Rainey St (at Holly St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante indiano · Downtown Austin · 117 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Our favorite dishes here are the dahl makhani (lentils in a creamy sauce) and Malabar (lamb, coconut, onion). The level of spiciness here depends on who's in the kitchen, so it's a good idea to ask.

Kebabalicious is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

30. Kebabalicious

9.1
1311 E 7th St (at Navasota St), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Upper Boggy Creek · 77 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Late night crowds looking for something to soak up the party flock to these fluffy flat bread wraps, packed with tender, succulent meat or falafel and abundant tangy cucumber tzatziki sauce.

Lucky's Puccias is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

31. Lucky's Puccias

8.6
817 W 5th St (Bowie St), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Highland · 27 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Lucky Puccia's (pronounced poo-chah) cranks out some of the city's heartiest sandwiches. Try the Puccia Contadina with turkey, provolone, arugula, tomato, and olive tapenade. Feeling lucky, indeed.

The Peached Tortilla is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

32. The Peached Tortilla

9.2
5520 Burnet Road (5200 Burnet Rd), Austin, TX
Ristorante asiatico · Allandale · 66 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This new-school, street-food star mashes up fresh and hyper-flavorful Southwestern and pan-Asian ingredients in the best way. Wake up the taste buds and think pad thai taco.

Blue Dahlia Bistro is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

33. Blue Dahlia Bistro

8.9
1115 E 11th St, Austin, TX
Bar Caffè · Central East Austin · 131 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: An early component of the East 11th Street renaissance, this is a restful, reliable spot for French-inspired snacks and light meals. The luscious, open-faced tartines are highly recommended. Leggi tutto.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

34. Cherrywood Coffeehouse

9.0
1400 E 38th 1/2 St, Austin, TX
Coffee-shop · Upper Boggy Creek · 125 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This comfy spot with its welcoming vibe and kid- and dog-friendly patio has been whole-heartedly embraced as the neighborhood hangout in Cherrywood. Get the soul-satisfying Sol taco or a muffaletta. Leggi tutto.

Contigo Austin is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

35. Contigo Austin

9.0
2027 Anchor Ln (btwn Manor Rd and Manorwood Rd), Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · MLK · 100 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The menu’s great for snacking and sharing, and unless your party’s big enough to fill a picnic table, you’ll get to know your neighbor, too. It’s that kind of place, and we really love this place. Leggi tutto.

East Side Showroom is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

36. East Side Showroom

1100 E 6th St (at Medina St.), Austin, TX
Cocktail bar · 130 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Think Parisian bistro, burlesque cabaret, and steampunk film set, with upscale food and bar menus based on seasonal, local ingredients. Execution can be spotty, but the ambience is always spot-on.

El Azteca is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

37. El Azteca

2600 E 7th St, Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · 19 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The friendly Guerra family has been serving up Tex-Mex since 1963 in a restaurant that was once East Austin Democrats' hallowed ground. We're fans of the classic combo plates and the cabrito flautas.

Eastside Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

38. Eastside Cafe

8.5
2113 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · Upper Boggy Creek · 68 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: An Austin champion for organic produce, this Manor Road beauty serves an exquisite bounty of freshness, with dishes ranging from artichoke manicotti to beef and goat cheese enchiladas.

Elaine's Pork & Pie is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

39. Elaine's Pork & Pie

7.7
2113 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
Bar Caffè · Upper Boggy Creek · 19 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This tiny snuggery seems like it jumped out of a postage stamp. Entrées include pulled pork and a terrific lentil soup, while bourbon buttermilk pie and ancho chocolate brownies are standout desserts. Leggi tutto.

Franklin Barbecue is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

40. Franklin Barbecue

9.3
900 E 11th St (at Branch St), Austin, TX
Locale per barbecue · Central East Austin · 339 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: You'd better circle the wagons early if you want to snag some of Franklin's world-famous brisket. It has a smoky and spicy bark, a deep smoke ring, and is exceedingly moist and tender. Perfection. Leggi tutto.

Hillside Farmacy is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

41. Hillside Farmacy

8.6
1209 E 11th St (Rosewood), Austin, TX
Ristorante · Central East Austin · 84 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The atmosphere – we're tempted to say "art direction" – is superb, and the food's splendid, too. Meats and produce genuinely are farm fresh, often picked in the morning at neighboring urban farms. Leggi tutto.

Hoover's Cooking is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

42. Hoover's Cooking

8.6
2002 Manor Rd (2002 Manor Road), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità pollo fritto · Upper Boggy Creek · 83 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: East Austin native son Hoover Alexander packs 'em in with tempting renditions of Southern comfort food, complemented with a dash of Tex-Mex, a whiff of BBQ smoke, and a pinch of Cajun/Creole spice.

Juan in a Million is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

43. Juan in a Million

8.9
2300 E Cesar Chavez St (Mildred St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · 225 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: These easy-on-the-wallet, plentiful platters have delivered many Austinites from hangovers and Tex-Mex hankerings since 1980. For $4.50, the "Don Juan" El Taco Grande will challenge you to a duel.

Justine's Brasserie is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

44. Justine's Brasserie

8.9
4710 E 5th St, Austin, TX
Ristorante francese · 98 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This no-frills brasserie perched in a remodeled 1930s bungalow serves authentic Gallic comfort food and (more importantly?) people-gawking until the early-morning hours. Leggi tutto.

Nubian Queen Lola Cajun is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

45. Nubian Queen Lola Cajun

1815 Rosewood Ave (Chicon), Austin, TX
Ristorante con cucina degli Stati Uniti del Sud / afroamericana · Central East Austin · 15 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A proprietress as friendly as her food is good serves up huge portions of burgers and Cajun chow from a succinct menu. The dining room is communal and friendly, and Lola Stephens is a blessing.

Salty Sow is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

46. Salty Sow

9.3
1917 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · Upper Boggy Creek · 146 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Barn chic, with a pleasant atmosphere, nice for a special evening out with friends. The gems on the menu dwell in the vegetables category: Brussels sprouts, fried smashed potatoes, and glazed turnips. Leggi tutto.

Takoba is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

47. Takoba

1411 E 7th St (Onion St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Central East Austin · 153 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Superior micheladas, legit Interior Mexican cuisine, a beautiful patio, some of the best carnitas in the city, and killer mezcal and sotol cocktails. Viva Mexico! Leggi tutto.

Bud's PoBoys is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

48. Bud's PoBoys

6.3
4209 Airport Blvd (at Mueller Food Truck Court), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · 3 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Bud's fans from Shoal Creek are happy he's now established in the Mueller food trailer park. His gumbo, étouffée, red beans and rice muffaletta, and po'boys are as good as ever.

East Side King is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

49. East Side King

8.9
1618 1/2 E 6th St, Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · 83 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This trailer, on the back patio at Liberty, is an Asian fusion treasure. The gourmet yet budget-friendly menu includes the Poor Qui’s Buns and Fried Brussels Sprout Salad. We bow to the beet fries.

East Side King (at the Grackle) is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

50. East Side King (at the Grackle)

1700 E 6th St (at Chalmers Ave), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · 12 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This trailer, on site at the Grackle Bar, is an Asian fusion treasure. The gourmet yet budget-friendly menu includes a fried beef tongue sandwich and Broccoli Pops glazed with sweet chili miso.

East Side King (at Shangri-La) is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

51. East Side King (at Shangri-La)

1016 E 6th St (at Medina St.), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · 9 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: On site at the Shangri-La, this trailer is an Asian fusion treasure. The gourmet yet budget-friendly menu includes a green apple and kimchee grilled cheese sandwich. Good vegetarian and vegan options.

Fresh Off The Truck - Mueller is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

52. Fresh Off The Truck - Mueller

4209 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · 9 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This food truck serves sophisticated, stellar versions of Asian street food, from Vietnamese bánh mì to Japanese rice boxes to Hawaiian specialties like the astoundingly elegant spam musubi rolls.

John Mueller Meat Company is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

53. John Mueller Meat Company

2500 E 6th St (Pedernales Street), Austin, TX
Locale per barbecue · 58 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Unctuous rib meat barely clings to the smoke-stained bone before it melts in your mouth. John Mueller, the Yoda of beef ribs, dispenses fantastic barbecue in a relaxed, comfy trailer set-up. Leggi tutto.

Micklethwait Craft Meats is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

54. Micklethwait Craft Meats

9.2
1309 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Central East Austin · 81 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This vintage 1960 Comet trailer serves all kinds of meat, from duck sausage to smoked brisket, and they’re all flat-out delicious. Micklethwait Craft Meats belongs up with the elite of Austin BBQ. Leggi tutto.

Three Little Pigs is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

55. Three Little Pigs

8.9
1209 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Brentwood · 10 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Chef Ray Tatum's porkalicious sliders and crackling meatloaf are sublime, as is his Asian fried chicken. Get a pairing suggestion from neighboring East End Wines and enjoy dining on the lovely patio.

Veracruz All Natural is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

56. Veracruz All Natural

9.5
1704 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · 92 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: In addition to wispy, fruit-flavored shaved ice, this stand also sells homemade aguas frescas, fruit smoothies, Mexican-style fruit salads, tempting pork tortas, and divine migas tacos.

Via 313 is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

57. Via 313

8.4
1111 E 6th St (at Waller St), Austin, TX
Pizzeria · 55 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Detroit natives Zane and Brandon Hunt have thankfully introduced Austin to the wonders of Motor City-style pizza. We are officially addicted. You can't lose with the double-pepperoni "Detroiter."

Asti Trattoria is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

58. Asti Trattoria

8.6
408 E 43rd St, Austin, TX
Ristorante italiano · Hancock · 22 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Asti is one of the best midpriced neighborhood cafes in Austin. Food is consistently delightful, whether it is grilled octopus, a thin-crust pizza, or their ever-popular chocolate cannoli.

Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

59. Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery

9.0
7020 Easy Wind Dr (at W St Johns Av), Austin, TX
Birrificio · Crestview · 157 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Start with shrimp 'n' grits, tofu popcorn, or a choose-your-own tasting plate, then wash down a sandwich with one of the tasty local brews on tap at the nation's first-ever cooperatively run brewpub.

drink.well. is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

60. drink.well.

8.6
207 E 53rd St (at Avenue G), Austin, TX
Cocktail bar · North Loop · 52 consigli e recensioni
Fonda San Miguel is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

61. Fonda San Miguel

9.1
2330 W North Loop Blvd (at Hancock Dr.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Allandale · 73 consigli e recensioni
Foreign & Domestic is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

62. Foreign & Domestic

8.7
306 E 53rd St, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · North Loop · 76 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Reasonably priced and informal but still very fine dining, indeed. Rising star Ned Elliott’s seasonal menu is spare but stunning, with each well-conceived plate coming together in delicious harmony. Leggi tutto.

Komé is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

63. Komé

9.2
5301 Airport Blvd (at E 53rd St), Austin, TX
Ristorante giapponese · North Loop · 104 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The Teishoku lunch specials are one of the best deals going: a bowl of savory clear noodle soup, a farm-fresh salad, soft steamed rice, homemade Japanese pickles, and an entrée all for $8-$12. Leggi tutto.

Mandola's Italian Market is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

64. Mandola's Italian Market

8.7
4700 W Guadalupe St #12 (47th St. and Lamar), Austin, TX
Ristorante italiano · 100 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A big, bustling ristorante complete with deli, bakery, coffee bar, and grocery, this family-friendly eatery has something for everyone looking for a casual Italian dining experience. Leggi tutto.

Quality Seafood Market is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

65. Quality Seafood Market

8.9
5621 Airport Blvd (at E Koenig Ln), Austin, TX
Mercato del pesce · North Loop · 66 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Quality has been Austin's signature fishmonger since 1938, and in 2012, it underwent a major expansion. Go for oysters, Gulf shrimp, and Cajun- and Creole-influenced seafood dishes. Leggi tutto.

66. SATAY Restaurant

3202 W Anderson Ln Ste 205 (Shoal Creek Blvd), Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · North Shoal Creek · 27 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Back before Austin's Thai food boom, Satay owner Foo Swasdee was serving it up, delicious and authentic. She's still practicing her art with favorites like duck in red curry and grilled spicy snapper.

The Steeping Room is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

67. The Steeping Room

9.0
4400 N Lamar Blvd (at 45th St), Austin, TX
Sala da tè · Rosedale · 38 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: From the sublime teas and sandwiches to the stellar scones, cupcakes, and tortes, we adore this tea shop & bakery. Just as tranquil as the original Domain location, but without the stressful commute. Leggi tutto.

Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

68. Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew

9.0
6610 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Locale per barbecue · Brentwood · 103 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Peppery brisket, crackling ribs, and spicy, coarse-ground sausage in a friendly setting. Go-to place for a casual family meal or to watch the game on a big-screen TV.

69. Threadgill's

8.5
6416 N Lamar Blvd (Brentwood St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · Brentwood · 63 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The granddaddy of all Southern comfort restaurants, Threadgill's has still got it. We flip for the chicken-fried steak and airy yeast rolls, and terrific live roots music has us ever tapping our toes.

Top Notch is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

70. Top Notch

8.7
7525 Burnet Rd (Between Richcreek Rd and Northcross Dr), Austin, TX
Locale per hamburger · Crestview · 62 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: New ownership has updated the menu with fried okra and green beans, but otherwise Top Notch is a local fast food restaurant still frozen in time – and that's why we love it. Get the Longhorn special.

Uchiko is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

71. Uchiko

9.5
4200 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Ristorante giapponese · Rosedale · 179 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A trip to Uchiko is a treat for the senses, with creative flavor pairings in dishes like rosemary-smoked duck with candied citrus or pork-belly-and-egg sushi. Decor is almost too beautiful to look at. Leggi tutto.

Your Mom's Burger Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

72. Your Mom's Burger Bar

5001 Airport Blvd (50th & Airport Blvd), Austin, TX
Locale per hamburger · North Loop · 27 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Stuffed with ingredients as wild as their celebrity namesakes (see: the Buffalo Bill, the Norma Jean), the burgers at this retro diner are big and beautiful. Hot dogs and salads round out the menu.

Asia Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

73. Asia Cafe

9.1
8650 Spicewood Springs Rd (Jollyville and 183), Austin, TX
Ristorante asiatico · Northwest Austin · 97 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Ridiculously authentic Sichuan cuisine. Favorites include the spicy fish and chicken in XO sauce, and we love the happy chaos of the perpetually packed dining room. Leggi tutto.

Estancia Churrascaria Brazilian Steakhouse is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

74. Estancia Churrascaria Brazilian Steakhouse

8.0
10000 Research Blvd Ste B, Austin, TX
Churrascaria · 42 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Friendly gauchos slice off hunks of lamb chops, filet mignon, and picanha (bottom sirloin) until you beg for mercy; there's also a big salad bar for the vegetarians who lost the coin toss on dinner. Leggi tutto.

Ramen Tatsu-ya is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

75. Ramen Tatsu-ya

9.2
8557 Research Blvd, #126 (Research & Fairfield), Austin, TX
Ristorante di ramen · North Austin · 191 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Yes, the ramen is authentic and delicious, but it’s the spicy edamame tossed with citrus, fresh jalapeños, shichimi spice, and sea salt we're obsessed with. End your meal with the green tea mochi ice. Leggi tutto.

SPIN Modern Thai Cuisine is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

76. SPIN Modern Thai Cuisine

14005 N Highway 183 Ste 1000 (at Lakeline Mall Dr), Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · 22 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This innovative Thai venture from ESK and Uchiko vets has even the staunchest center-city dwellers making the trek out to Cedar Park. The Thai basil mint sangria makes a refreshing coda to a warm day. Leggi tutto.

Taco More is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

77. Taco More

8.3
9400 Parkfield Dr (Rundberg Ln), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · North Austin · 32 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Taquerias are a dime a dozen in this town, but only a handful are truly priceless. Among the treasures here are the carnitas, the cabrito consommé, the pastor, aguas frescas, and the famed salsa bar. Leggi tutto.

Tâm Deli and Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

78. Tâm Deli and Cafe

8.8
8222 N Lamar Blvd Ste D33, Austin, TX
Ristorante vietnamita · North Austin · 57 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: It's possible there are menu items beyond bánh mì at Tâm Deli, but it's damn near impossible to get past its ideal marriage of grilled pork, crispy-cool carrots and jalapeños, and tender baguette.

Cafe Josie is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

79. Cafe Josie

8.5
1200 W 6th St Ste B (Blanco St), Austin, TX
Ristorante latino americano · Old West Austin · 10 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: For a restaurant this good, Cafe Josie is still surprisingly under-the-radar. The cafe uses local, sustainable ingredients to create dishes that are colorful, inventive, and consistently exceptional. Leggi tutto.

Clark's Oyster Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

80. Clark's Oyster Bar

9.5
1200 W 6th St (Blanco), Austin, TX
Ristorante di pesce · Old West Austin · 58 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: A luxurious menu is matched by an adventurous wine list and an intimate, bistro feel. Don’t skip the house-baked bread: It’s stunningly good, especially when dipped in the Mussels & Clams wine broth. Leggi tutto.

Counter Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

81. Counter Cafe

8.5
626 N Lamar Blvd (btw 6th & 7th), Austin, TX
Tavola Calda · Old West Austin · 86 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This tiny spot offers excellent crab cakes, quail, and hanger steak alongside more typical diner fare. The Counter Benedict with pastrami and grilled pimento cheese sandwiches are standouts. Leggi tutto.

Olive & June is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

82. Olive & June

8.4
3411 Glenview Ave (38th Street), Austin, TX
Ristorante italiano · Rosedale · 35 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Housed in a gorgeous mid-century-modern structure, this is Italian grandmother-inspired cooking with a sophisticated spin. Classic dishes meet seasonal, local ingredients in unexpected ways. Leggi tutto.

24 Diner is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

83. 24 Diner

8.9
600 N Lamar Blvd #G (at W 6th St), Austin, TX
Tavola Calda · Old West Austin · 320 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Any ATX 'best burger' list has to include this round-the-clock spot, but don’t gloss over the upscale riffs on meatloaf and chicken & waffles. Save room for the roasted banana & brown sugar milkshake. Leggi tutto.

Wink is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

84. Wink

8.6
1014 N Lamar Blvd (W. 11th), Austin, TX
Wine bar · Old West Austin · 39 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Since 2001, Wink has offered casual fine dining in the small salon and adjacent wine bar. As one of Austin's first restaurants to emphasize local sourcing, the eclectic menu changes nightly.

Evangeline Café is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

85. Evangeline Café

9.0
8106 Brodie Ln (Alexandria Dr.), Austin, TX
Ristorante creolo / cajun · 73 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Excellent Cajun-Creole fare, with authentic everything – gumbo and jambalaya, boudin and étouffée, gator and redfish. If you ever wanted to fais do-do in South Austin, this is the place.

Hudson's on the Bend is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

86. Hudson's on the Bend

3509 Ranch Road 620 N, Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · 30 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This lakeside fine-dining fixture was one of the pioneers of Southwestern cuisine. Don't miss the Coca-Cola baby back ribs with orange ginger BBQ sauce and mango jalapeño cole slaw.

Jack Allen's Kitchen is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

87. Jack Allen's Kitchen

9.3
7720 W Highway 71, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · Oak Hill · 154 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Brave the constant crowds and be rewarded with skillfully made, belly-busting, Southwestern-styled comfort food like Chicken-Fried Beef Ribs. Nab a mason jar of amazing pimento cheese on the way out.

Pao's Mandarin House is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

88. Pao's Mandarin House

2300 Lohmans Spur #134, Lakeway, TX
Ristorante cinese · 15 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Pao's has been around since 1985, and Three Cup Chicken has been their standout dish from the beginning. Be sure and request the "Chinese menu," which has the good stuff. Tasty dim sum on weekends.

Santa Catarina is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

89. Santa Catarina

9.0
1310 Ranch Road 620 S, Lakeway, TX
Ristorante messicano · 29 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This happy marriage of quality and affordability boasts a menu that will challenge you to choose from exceptionally good entrées like cochinita pibil and huitlacoche. We love the handmade tortillas. Leggi tutto.

Sap's Fine Thai Cuisine is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

90. Sap's Fine Thai Cuisine

8.4
4514 West Gate Blvd (290), Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · Westgate · 97 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Unquestionably authentic and fresh, Sap's is also a bargain for the quality and quantity of the food you get. Consistent and delicious, with an expansive menu – and a haven for gorgeous roses, too.

91. Asiana Indian Cuisine

8.8
801 E William Cannon Dr #205, Austin, TX
Ristorante indiano · 35 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: What it lacks in looks, Asiana makes up for with flavor. You'll find an array of dishes from the Subcontinent, from ubiquitous tikka masala to goat curries and less-known Southern Indian specialties.

Bouldin Creek Café is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

92. Bouldin Creek Café

9.4
1900 S 1st St (at W. Mary St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante vegetariano / vegano · Bouldin Creek · 246 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The chill vegan/vegetarian/cyclist-proud vibe isn't the only drawing card here. From a tofu scramble to the Renedict, a reimagined eggs Benedict, the breakfast menu is outstanding. Leggi tutto.

Curra's Grill is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

93. Curra's Grill

8.4
614 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · 175 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This inexpensive, casual dive boasts some of the best Interior Mexican cuisine around. Superior tamales, salsas, Mexican breakfast, and regional dishes, as well as for an outstanding margarita bar.

El Alma Cafe y Cantina is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

94. El Alma Cafe y Cantina

8.9
1025 Barton Springs Rd (at Dawson Rd.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Bouldin Creek · 89 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Love the folk art-festooned interior, but the rooftop patio with Downtown view can’t be beat. Try the tangy guacamole al chipotle, served with a smoky chipotle crema and crunchy sunflower seeds. Leggi tutto.

Elizabeth St. Café is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

95. Elizabeth St. Café

9.2
1501 S 1st St (at Elizabeth St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante vietnamita · Bouldin Creek · 162 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Vietnamese cuisine made with grass-fed meats, pastured eggs, local organic produce, and seafood fresh from the Gulf makes us happy, but not as happy as the dreamy drip coffee served iced or hot.

Hill's Cafe is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

96. Hill's Cafe

6.8
4700 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX
Ristorante americano · South Congress · 41 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Open in the same location since 1947, Hill's Cafe is an Austin landmark serving up Texas specialties such as chicken-fried steak, tamales, barbecue, skillet enchiladas, fried chicken, and catfish.

97. Home Slice Pizza

9.5
1415 S Congress Ave (Gibson St. E), Austin, TX
Pizzeria · 325 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: From the moment Home Slice opened its doors, it's been packed – and for good reason. Genuine New York-style pizza made in an independent neighborhood pizzeria, by folks who know how it's done. Leggi tutto.

Hopdoddy Burger Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

98. Hopdoddy Burger Bar

9.5
1400 S Congress Ave (btwn Gibson & Elizabeth), Austin, TX
Locale per hamburger · Bouldin Creek · 433 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: An exemplary burger lineup in the $5 to $9 range. The line – regularly out the door – moves fast, and we’d do murder just to get our hands on the Caramel & Sea Salt milkshake. Leggi tutto.

Lenoir is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

99. Lenoir

8.7
1807 S 1st St, Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Bouldin Creek · 38 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: French technique, exotic ingredients, a judicious use of spice and heat, and strong Southeast Asian and Northern African influences on the three-course prix fixe menu distinguish this upscale option. Leggi tutto.

Lucy's Fried Chicken is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

100. Lucy's Fried Chicken

8.6
2218 College Ave (S. Congress), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità pollo fritto · Bouldin Creek · 124 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The chicken is tender and juicy, the breading perfectly crisp, and it washes down well with a Juicy Lucy frozen watermelon margarita or the spicy Bee Sting. Like being at an impeccably curated picnic. Leggi tutto.

Mi Ranchito Taqueria is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

101. Mi Ranchito Taqueria

9.1
1105 FM 1626 (Manchaca), Manchaca, TX
Ristorante messicano · 29 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Tacos to drive across town for – and surprisingly good burgers, too. We adore the pork with green sauce and the loaded, spice-a-rific salsa buffet. Leggi tutto.

Chuy's Panadería Bakery is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

102. Chuy's Panadería Bakery

8.2
801 E William Cannon Dr (@ I35), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · 6 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: From the best tortas anywhere, period, to quesadillas and tlacoyos, this is the closest we get here to real street-style antojitos. Superb pan dulce and tres leches cakes will satisfy the sweet tooth. Leggi tutto.

Perla's Seafood and Oyster Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

103. Perla's Seafood and Oyster Bar

9.2
1400 S Congress Ave Ste B100, Austin, TX
Ristorante di pesce · Bouldin Creek · 164 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Perla's has transformed a land-locked SoCo corner into a beachy cafe. It's hard to beat this place on a sunny afternoon for fresh oysters, grilled octopus, and a Caesar cocktail on the shady patio. Leggi tutto.

Snack Bar is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

104. Snack Bar

1224 S Congress Ave (W. James), Austin, TX
Tavola Calda · Bouldin Creek · 108 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Add together a great location, super cute interior, a winning "local products, global bites" concept, and airy shaded patio, and you've got yourself a winner. Bring friends and the dog. Leggi tutto.

Sway Thai is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

105. Sway Thai

9.2
1417 S 1st St, Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · Bouldin Creek · 152 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The Thai-based menu offers the ideal platform for innovation at this South First hot boîte. The food is divine – and often quite spicy – and we especially love the simple but stunning peanut curry. Leggi tutto.

Thai Fresh is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

106. Thai Fresh

8.9
909 W Mary St (at S 5th), Austin, TX
Ristorante thai · Bouldin Creek · 63 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Curries and noodle dishes made with local organic produce and pastured meats and eggs = outstanding Thai home cooking. Boasts a gluten-free bakery case and homemade (vegan & nonvegan) ice cream, too. Leggi tutto.

Tortilleria Rio Grande No. 2 is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

107. Tortilleria Rio Grande No. 2

7.7
500 W William Cannon Dr, Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · South Congress · 3 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This tiny hole-in-the-wall tortilla factory churns out fresh corn & flour tortillas all day. They also serve simple, delicious Mexican home cooking. Don't leave without one of the splendid salsas. Leggi tutto.

Enoteca Vespaio is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

108. Enoteca Vespaio

8.9
1610 S Congress Ave (at W Milton St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante italiano · Bouldin Creek · 76 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This casual Italian bistro produces handmade artisanal food at its finest. Customers rave about the delicious house-cured meats, the imported cheeses, the marvelous pastries, and great brunch options.

Whip In Convenience Store & Pub is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

109. Whip In Convenience Store & Pub

9.4
1950 S Interstate 35 (at Mariposa Dr), Austin, TX
Negozietto nei paraggi · 139 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The very cool Whip In boasts specialty beers, obscure wines, locally packaged gourmet foodstuffs, and a cafe menu that's a bricolage of Indian, African, European, and American flavors. Leggi tutto.

Flying Carpet is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

110. Flying Carpet

8.5
504 W Oltorf St (1st Street), Austin, TX
Ristorante marocchino · Bouldin Creek · 9 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Classic Moroccan street food with quality ingredients like fresh vegetables and chemical/hormone-free eggs & meats. Flavorful beef, chicken, turkey, & vegetables are served on traditional flatbread.

La Barbecue Cuisine Texicana is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

111. La Barbecue Cuisine Texicana

1906 E Cesar Chavez St (Chicon), Austin, TX
Locale per barbecue · Central East Austin · 155 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This trailer leaves most brick-and-mortar BBQ joints in the dust. Freshly handmade sausage, moist, meaty brisket, and tender beef ribs make this spot a wait-in-line destination. Leggi tutto.

Mellizoz Tacos is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

112. Mellizoz Tacos

7.4
1503 S 1st St #B (at Elizabeth Street W), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · Bouldin Creek · 50 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This SoFi mobile taqueria (formerly known as Izzoz) remains a favorite among the gourmet taco trucks. Try the Padre and a side of garlic fries and thank us later.

Torchy's Tacos is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

113. Torchy's Tacos

1311 S 1st St (btwn W Elizabeth & W Gibson St), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · Bouldin Creek · 223 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: The original Torchy's Taco Trailer is both a destination and a landmark. Fabulous, enormous tacos filled with inventive and excellent "Texican" filling combinations, with shady outdoor seating. Leggi tutto.

Barley Swine is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

114. Barley Swine

2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Zilker · 89 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Small plates, small space: Only 34 seats, so expect a wait. It’s worth it. A farm-to-table ethos and thoughtful flavor combinations distinguish this first brick & mortar from Bryce Gilmore. Leggi tutto.

Chuy's is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

115. Chuy's

9.1
1728 Barton Springs Rd (Sterzing St.), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Zilker · 185 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: With hubcaps, colored lights, and a velvet Elvis, this is Austin-style Tex-Mex at its tacky, funky best. It's almost always busy, but the creamy queso and chips is worth the wait.

El Mesón is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

116. El Mesón

7.8
2038 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Zilker · 29 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: El Mesón boasts a lavish tequila selection and authentic Mexican fare. We adore the amuse-bouches here, like the unexpected tiny bowls of fideo or a little street-style corn on the cob. Leggi tutto.

Henri's is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

117. Henri's

2024 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Paninoteca · Zilker · 15 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: To-die-for sandwiches, package wine sales, charcuterie, and an inviting, inspiring cheese case. We heart the Beecher's cheddar with house-roasted turkey and avocado. Leggi tutto.

Maria's Taco Xpress is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

118. Maria's Taco Xpress

8.6
2529 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · South Lamar · 73 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Little screams South Austin as loudly and proudly as Maria's. Expect simple, fast fare like the hangover-curing gorditas, a brunch build-your-own Bloody Mary bar, and lots of folks keepin' it weird.

Matt's El Rancho is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

119. Matt's El Rancho

8.8
2613 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Ristorante texano-messicano · South Lamar · 134 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: This ATX institution has never strayed from its winning formula of authentic Mexican food made from scratch, on the premises, and according to revered family recipes.

Olivia is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

120. Olivia

2043 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Nuovo ristorante americano · Zilker · 62 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Eclectic, upscale, and seasonal fare, an excellent wine list, private tables, and exemplary service flawlessly converge in a gorgeous, Michael Hsu-designed space. Simply one of our city's best. Leggi tutto.

Sazón is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

121. Sazón

7.7
1816 S Lamar Blvd (at Hether St), Austin, TX
Ristorante messicano · Zilker · 47 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Interior and traditional and a South Austin gem. The empanadas de huitlacoche of handmade corn masa are stuffed with corn truffle or "corn smut" to make a real delicacy. Leggi tutto.

Tacodeli is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

122. Tacodeli

9.4
1500B Spyglass Dr (at Barton Skyway), Austin, TX
Locale con specialità tacos · Bartons Bluff-Spyglass · 147 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: People get religious about the extra-hot Dona sauce, for good reason: It's just that delicious. Don't overlook the handmade mole, and the brisket Tacoloco may be the best four bucks you ever spent.

Uchi is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

123. Uchi

9.4
801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Ristorante giapponese · Zilker · 205 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: When executive chef and owner Tyson Cole first opened shop in 2003, Uchi instantly became both a sushi and a fine-dining game changer. Quality and craft still out of this world. Reservations a must.

Flip Happy Crepes is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

124. Flip Happy Crepes

400 Jessie St (@ Butler Road), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Bouldin Creek · 24 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: An unlikely combo – South Austin-funky trailer meets très French menu – but it works. The crepes, both savory and sweet, are substantial. For dessert, we like the lemon curd with blueberry dressing. Leggi tutto.

Luke's Inside Out is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

125. Luke's Inside Out

8.4
1109 S Lamar Blvd (Gibson St W), Austin, TX
Furgone gastronomia · Zilker · 29 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Ambitious, delicious trailer food from caterer/chef Luke Bibby. Overdo it at next door Gibson Bar? Luke’s cheese fries and the Spicy Szechuan Chicken griddled sammy are gonna make everything alright. Leggi tutto.

Noble Sandwich Co. is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

126. Noble Sandwich Co.

9.1
12223 Ranch Road 620 N Ste 105 (at Lake Creek Pkwy), Austin, TX
Paninoteca · Village at Anderson Mill · 87 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: No such thing as giving the Pig too much love. From bread to bacon, everything is house-made, and they turn out some of the best sandwiches in town. The swine-free catfish sandwich is amazing, too. Leggi tutto.

Gourdough's is one of 2013 Austin Chronicle First Plates Awards.

127. Gourdough's

9.1
1503 S 1st St (at Monroe), Austin, TX
Negozio di ciambelle · Bouldin Creek · 217 consigli e recensioni

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: If you have a taste for wacky sweets, you must be one of the legions of fans of these off-the-wall doughnuts, featuring fillings and toppings from crushed candy bars to fried chicken strips and bacon. Leggi tutto.