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.

Cinco de Mayo in Austin

With Cinco de Mayo fast approaching, you may start wondering what to do to celebrate. Cinco de Mayo is now observed in the United States as a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride and is also one…

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Old-School Austin Tex-Mex

Austin is loaded with regional Mexican restaurants, trendy Mexican restaurants, Mexican fusion restaurants; expensive weekend brunch Mexican restaurants (don't pretend you don't know the outfits I'm…

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Torchy's Tacos

Torchy's Tacos is an Austin, Texas institution. Loyal patrons line up throughout the day to grab tacos ranging from the Dirty Sanchez to the Trailer Park. Dishing up tacos with delicious toppings…

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