The Hottest Austin Dinner Spots

The Hottest Austin Dinner Spots

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From BBQ to tacos to high-end dining, this city has it all. Here are the top Austin restaurants, according to us.

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    The New Mexico salad import comes into Austin offering big salads, vegetable-based cocktails, and fancier protein (indulge with scallops on your greens), with a relaxing patio underneath a live oak tree.
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    The newest addition to the Torchy’s Tacos family in Austin is the patio-friendly flagship on South Congress. Alas, the margarita machines are still unused, but there are still so many tacos.
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    The South Congress Hotel diners can satiate hunger with the raw bar and wood-fired entrees from executive chef Michael Paley and executive pastry chef Amanda Rockman.
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    The Northern Italian newcomer from Uchi alum Nicholas Yanes comes bearing modern takes on classic dishes, sweets from pastry chef Kerstin Bellah, and a gin-focused cocktail menu. Order the already-favorite puffy potatoes.
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    Grains, very local and seasonal goods, and fermentation are the focus at Kevin Fink’s Rainey Street restaurant. Along with the small plates, check out the dim sum-style service for limited a la carte dishes.
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    Geraldine’s offers up family-style feasts alongside Callie Speer’s genius desserts and Jennifer Keyser’s inventive cocktails.
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    For quick and easy fried chicken sandwiches, head to Flyrite Chicken for what owner Kevin Warden calls "feel-good fast food.” The sandwiches come in original, spicy, grilled, or veggie, with your choice of sauces like the spicy Sriracha mayonnaise or the sweet Thai chili.
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    Kazu Fukumoto's izakaya and sushi bar offers all manners of yakitori, sushi, tempura, and sake at the Corazon apartment complex on East 6th.
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    The famed Llano barbecue institution finally fully opened this month, with two floors dedicated to smoked meats, drinks, and free beans.
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    The iconic Portland doughnut shop now has an Austin outpost, which dishes out the famed crazy sweet concoctions like the voodoo doll.
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    Soup dumplings are finally here with the debut of Wu Chow from the Swift’s Attic team. The dinner and dim sum menus features modern Chinese dishes like Sichuan braised eggplant, Shanghai rice cakes, wontons. The bar also serves a tiki-style cocktail menu.
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    Now there’s twice as much Bufalina with the debut of Bufalina Due this month, right near neighbor Barley Swine. Expect the same delicious Neapolitan pizza, plated desserts, carefully selected wines. Lunch is coming soon.
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