Austin, Texas, USA

 Eating and drinking

In alphabetical order. Rating 1-5, 5 = a perfect place.

24 Diner - Chicken and waffle is yummy. Rating: 3.5
Alcomar - Spanish-Mexican. Date: 2016–01–11 Rating: 2.5
Apis - Restaurant and apiary outside of Austin. New American. Date: 2016–11–24 Rating: 3.5
Baguette House - Bahn mi. Rating: 2.5
Barley Swine - Known for beer and pork dishes. Date: 2017–02–10 Rating: 4
Batch - Craft beer and kolaches. Rating: 4
Boteco - Brazilian food truck. Date: 2016–10 Rating: 3
Bufalina - Great atmosphere and good pizza. Date: 2017-09-03 Rating: 3.5
Chicon - E 6th and Chicon. Date: 2016–12 Rating: 4
Contigo - Same team as Chicon. Rating: 3.5
Coopers BBQ - The one in Llano is far better than the downtown Austin one. It has a very Texas “wood shack” vibe. Rating: 4
Counter Cafe - Brunch diner. Rating: 3
Dai Due - Try Centex Breakfast, Tallow Coffee, Stonefruit Shrub, Cinnamon babka. Date: 2016–10–02 Rating: 4
Dee Dee - Hyper spicy, very tasty Thai food. Rating: 4
Dog and Duck - Bar. Rating: 4
East Side King - Paul Qui’s food trucks. Rating: 3.5
East side pies - Pizza. BYOB.
Easy Tiger - Bread and beer. Part of Elm group. Rating: 3
El Chilito - Quick and tasty tacos. Rating: 3
Emmer and Rye - Features in Austin Chronicle as having great bread from fresh-milled grains.  Rating: 3.5
Franklins bbq - It’s pretty damn good, but not sure it’s worth the wait.
Fukumoto - Yakitori, Pork belly yakitori. Date: 2017-06 Rating: 3.5
Gelateria Gemelli - Chocolate is always the best, orange cardamom. Date: 2017–02–12 Rating: 5
Gordough’s - Donuts everything. Date: 2016–03 Rating: 2
Hillside Farmacy - grapefruit jalapeno margaritas, spritz. Rating: 3
Jacoby’s - Ranch-to-table on E. Cesar Chavez. Recommended for brunch and back porch. Rating: 3.5
Juan in a Million - Tex-mex, breakfast and lunch. Rating: 2.5
Kome - Okonomiyaki. Date: great Rating: 4
Laundrette - Highly recommended “farm to table, chic vibe, love having dinner here” Date: 2016–05–24 Rating: 5
Lenoir - Local seasonal focus, prix-fixe menu. Outdoor wine bar in back. Rating: 4.5
Licha’s Cantina - Tex-mex, relaxed atmosphere, mushy and heavy but delicious. Have the ceviche. Date: 2016–10–29 Rating: 4
Lucky Robot - Japanese, okonomiyaki. Rating: 3  
Mad Taco - Best tacos in College Station. Rating: 4
Mi Madre’s Restaurant - Tex-mex. Rating: 3
Micklethwait Craft Meats - Brisket, sausage and sides. Rating: 4.5
Nasha - funky Indian food. Rating: 3
Odd Duck – Texas farm-to-table, lunch, brunch or dinner. Go for the Low Country Benedict. Rating: 4
Olamaie – Modern outhern food with delicious vegetable dishes. Date: 2016–08–06 Rating: 5
Old Thousand - Fancy Chinese, playful spins on hyper regional specialties. Rating: 3.5
Paper Boy - Rating: 3
Peached Tortilla - Japanese, Chinese, Malaysian and Southern US. Rating: 3.5
Pieous Pies - Good to pair with a trip to Jester King brewery. Good pizzas. Excellent pastrami. Date: 2016–11–26 Rating: 3.5
Proof and Copper - fried chicken, nice outdoor space. Rating: 3.5
Pueblo Viejo - Tacos on 6th. Rating: 4
Ramen Tatsu-ya - Ramen shop. Rating: 3.5
Saigon le Vendeur - Banh-mi food truck Rating: 3.5
Salt Lick BBQ - BBQ Date: 2016–08–05 Rating: 2.5
Salt and Time butcher shop - Chicken fried steak biscuit and gravy. Rating: 4
Salty Sow - Triple fried duck fat fries. Good charcuterie board. Chicken liver mousse is delicious. Pastrimi-fied salmon. Date: 2017–04 Rating: 4
Terry Blacks BBQ - Really good sausage and brisket. Rating: 4
Texas French Bread - “French-inspired.” Rating: 3.5
Torchy’s Tacos - Hip taco chain. Rating: 3
Via313 Pizza - Pizza. Rating: 2.5
Wasota - West African food truck. Best thing was the goat. Date: 2017–04–22 Rating: 2.5
Whisler’s - For cocktails, late night bite from Thai Khun. Rating: 2.5
Wu Chow - for dumplings and dim sum. Try - Shanghai soup dumpling, yu xiang eggplant, salt & pepper squid, mapo tofu. Date: 2016–08–21 Rating: 4
Xian Fresh - Pulled noodle, always the Dan Dan noodles with Pappardelle. Date: 2017–01–07 Rating: 4
Yellowjacket social club. Rating: 2.5