Austin Restaurants

Best Restaurants in Austin

Winner: Boteco
We came here for dinner yesterday, after having been here once when we first moved here, and instantly remembered why this place is super worth coming...

Best Restaurants in Austin

Best BBQ Restaurants in Austin

Winner: J. Leonardi's Barbeque
Amazing BBQ tucked away in east Austin. Got the 2 meat plate with pulled pork and brisket, both are solid choices. Their biggest hit seems to be the...

Best BBQ Restaurants in Austin

Best Brazilian Restaurant in Austin

Winner: Boteco
We came here for dinner yesterday, after having been here once when we first moved here, and instantly remembered why this place is super worth coming...

Best Brazilian Restaurant in Austin

Best Buffets in Austin

Winner: Saffron
By far, one of my favorite eateries in Austin! Cons: They do not serve alcohol - but this is not really a con, for they will allow BYOB and there is a...

Best Buffets in Austin

Best Cafes in Austin

Winner: Spokesman
A weird spot, but I can't help but like it. I was staying at the La Quinta about a 10-15 minute walk away, and this popped up as the best place to get a...

Best Cafes in Austin

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Austin

Winner: The Doughminican
If you want to try Dominican food this is the place. The chef puts so much heart and spirit into his cooking that you can taste it in the food The empanadas...

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Austin

Best Cheesesteaks in Austin

Winner: Way South Philly
For the last several years, I've been looking for a cheesesteak place that is better than Phatso's, which shut down. The hunt is over. Way South Philly...

Best Cheesesteaks in Austin

Best Hot Dogs in Austin

Winner: T-Loc's Sonora Hot Dogs
What can be said about this place that has not. Owners are friendly , get to know their customers, the hot dogs are fantastic blend of flavors and buns are...

Best Hot Dogs in Austin

Best Fast Food in Austin

Winner: El Pollo Rico
This is my favorite Mexican food chain! I eat here at least once a week, it's so good. The beef quesadilla is amazing and I've just discovered the tacos!...

Best Fast Food in Austin

Best Italian Restaurant in Austin

Winner: DeSano Pizzeria Napoletana
DeSano is undoubtedly one of the top 3 best pizzerias in the city! Originally founded in Nashville, it opened in Sept 2016 on Burnet Rd in Austin, its third...

Best Italian Restaurant in Austin

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Austin

Winner: Sosa Mediterranean Foods
This place is great -- Friendly service, quality food (spices reportedly from the motherland), reasonable prices, and just an overall refreshing experience....

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Austin

Best Middle Eastern Food in Austin

Winner: The Halal Corner
The Halal Corner is one of those places Verts was supposed to put out of business. In the era of Chipotle-fied assembly-line fast-casual eating for every...

Best Middle Eastern Food in Austin

Best American (New) Restaurant in Austin

Winner: The Grub House
Two words: Firecracker fries!!! This place is perfect for the late night munchies. The fire cracker fries are filled with cheese and sauces that are a...

Best American (New) Restaurant in Austin

Best Pizza in Austin

Winner: Li'l Nonna's
Best vegan pizza I've ever had, hands down. I thought nothing could beat Via 313, but I was wrong. Housemade vegan cheese, delicious tempeh and beeteroni,...

Best Pizza in Austin

Best Sandwiches in Austin

Winner: Van's Banh Mi
What a great surprise! Van's Bahn Mi offers delicious Bahn Mi in central Austin. I love good Bahn Mi (and spring rolls, and vermicelli bowls...) and...

Best Sandwiches in Austin