Austin Insider Blog

This blog, written and curated by Visit Austin staff, shares the things that visitors love and locals can't get enough of.

A Foodie's Guide to Austin

Our True Austin restaurant expert and Austin’s top food blogger , A Taste of Koko, has created the ultimate foodie’s guide to Austin to dining at the best restaurants. Check out A Taste of Koko’s 100…

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Dinner and a Movie

Let’s be real, summer in Austin is no joke. When the temperatures soar and the sun shines overhead, take the fun indoors with a movie at one of Austin’s unique (and air-conditioned) movie theaters. Grab a bite to eat around town and treat yourself to something sweet before settling in for a good…

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Threadgill's

Visitors and locals alike may know Threadgill's for its Southern cooking and regular live music, but most people don't know the story behind Threadgill's . Local artist, Nakia, at Threadgill's World…

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Chi'lantro BBQ

Chi'lantro , home of the original Kimchi Fries, started as a Korean BBQ inspired food truck. They have now opened their first sit down restaurant and it is sure to please the Korean fusion lovers. The…

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Elizabeth Street Cafe

Sometimes you just need dessert before dinner. In those cases, Elizabeth Street Cafe is a great option to satisfy your cocktail and cream puff cravings. With a special menu dedicated to dessert and…

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