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Planning a long weekend trip to Austin this fall. Who has recommendations on can’t miss food, drinks, music, etc?

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Bars -
West 6th: Bufords’s, Green Light Social, Rustic Tap, Little Woodrow’s, Dogwood, Parlor & Yard, Kung Fu, (avoid Unbarlievable at all costs)

Rainey St: Lustre Pearl, Lucille’s, Container Bar, Icenhauer’s, Bungalow, Craft Pride (beer), Bangers (might need resi), Anthem

East side: Lazarus Brewing, Easy Tiger, Lustre Pearl East, Yellow Jacket Social Club, Stay Gold, Whislers, the White Horse, Hotel Vegas (end of the night), Shangri-La

Fancy-ish, rooftop/cocktail vibes: Zanzibar (resi), p6, Upstairs at Caroline, Small Victory (resi), Firehouse Lounge, Garage, Roosevelt Room (resi), Whislers

Brewery hangs: Central Machine Works, Meanwhile Brewery, Jester King (resi & a bit of a commitment bc of the drive, Lazarus, Celis, Austin Beerworks, Hold Out Brewing


Sit down food: Loro, Suerte (resi), Ramen Tatsu-ya, Peached Tortilla, Kome, Better Half Coffee & Cocktails, Hank’s, 1618 Asian Fusion, Elizabeth Street (lunch), Fonda San Miguel, Magnolia Cafe (Austin staple), El Alma, Juliet Italian Kitchen

Fast casual food: P Terry’s Burgers (so good!), Via313 Pizza, Veracruz All Natural Tacos, Bouldin Creek Cafe (vegetarian but so good), Pueblo Viejo Tacos, Gourmand’s (sammy’s & soup), Tamale House East

Brunch: Jacoby’s (resi), Snooze, Magnolia Cafe, Tamale House East, Counter Cafe, Hillside Pharmacy, Tiny Boxwoods, Bird Birc Biscuit (to-go), Veracruz, Josephine House, Mattie’s (resi), Hank’s, Paperboy

Coffee Shops: Cosmic (also has drinks & food - good for chill hangs), Greater Goods Coffee (the best), Houndstooth, Caffe Medici, Merit, there are so many

Activities: 360 bridge hike, mount bonnell, zilker park, Barton springs, lake Travis, Oasis restaurant (meh food but good views for sunset), paddle board lady bird lake, walk south Congress (cool shops and food)

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It will very much depend on when you come down. Game day weekends, ACL, and the ACL/OU game weekend will all impact what you can get to. I’d strongly recommend picking a non-game, non-ACL weekend. Then you have your choice without the crowds, mark-ups, and delays.

Salt Lick, the original, not the Round Rock version, is really beautiful. Torchy’s is always a favorite. Your can pre-order a family amount of Franklin’s BBQ and skip the line. Manuel’s has amazing mole.

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Oh I do not think planning accordingly in the case of getting sweaty when out and about is over the top! I was aware of the temps and was pushing for a later September visit but it didn’t work out. Thanks for all the tips!!

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Hesita for a really nice dinner. Would add Cosmic is almost more beer than coffee at this point. Great for a chill afternoon couple beers.

Adding blue dahlia for brunch

Coconut club for house and dance music

Would add Lick for amazing ice cream.

Oh and Red Ash is amazing Italian - you have to make reservations long before tho!

If you are up north like near Georgetown, get you a tea from HTeaO. So, so good. A very West Texas concept making it east.

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