Uchi - South Austin
From the wagyu hot rock to the pumpkin tempura to the smoked yellowtail, each plate here is an experience.
Aba - South Austin
From the delicious mezzo plates and craft cocktails to the enthusiasm of the staff and the beautiful patio, the dining experience at Aba is unmatched.
Clarks - Downtown
An intimate seafood restaurant with a charming patio, wide selection of oysters, and, many say, the best burger in Austin.
Lin Asian Bar - Downtown
This upscale Chinese restaurant serves fist-size soup dumplings among many other incredible dim sum dishes.
Sway - South Austin
Although the interiors are dimly lit, meals here are best enjoyed with large groups. The Thai menu is authentic and spicy.
Josephine House - North Austin
With a charming patio and grassy lawn, this cottage is picture perfect. The American menu is light and healhty.
El Alma - South Austin
With plastic chairs on the rooftop patio, the atmosphere is hard to beat. Go early for happy hour and don't miss the ahi tuna tostadas or crab relleno.
Juniper - East Austin
Juniper's menu takes a Texas spin on flavors from Northern Italy. They serve traditional pastas, as well as small, plant-based plates. The space is modern and swanky.
Kemuri-Tatsu-Ya - East Austin
Arguably the coolest interiors in Austin. Discover brisket hot pockets, smoked meats, and other unique flavors at this Texas, Japanese fusion spot.
Peacock - Downtown
This Mediterranean grill is located in the Proper Hotel. The menu features tajines, kebabs, dips, and homemade pita bread.
Suerte - East Austin
The homemade "masa" tortillas are the star of the show here. The rest of the menu is authentic and bursting with flavor.
Justine's Brasserie - East Austin
Less of a restaurant, more of a bar scene. Eat traditional French food on the patio or hang out in the swanky bar for drinks and live music.