The Austin Chronicle Restaurant Poll

2003 Index of Winners

1886 Cafe & Bakery

604 Brazos, 512/391-7066
www.1886cafeandbakery.com

Runner-up: Readers New Restaurant

Honorable mention: Readers Bakery

More about 1886 Cafe & Bakery in our Restaurant Guide

888 Cafe

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Bowl of Pho

Winner: Critics Tofu Dish (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Bowl of Pho

Honorable mention: Readers Vietnamese

More about 888 Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Alamo Drafthouse

various locations
drafthouse.com/austin/theater/lakeline

Winner: Critics Other Restaurant Worth Noting

Winner: Critics Service/Waitstaff (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

More about Alamo Drafthouse in our Restaurant Guide

Alborz Persian Cuisine

3300 W. Anderson #300, 512/420-2222
www.alborzpersiancuisine.com

Winner: Critics Buffet (TIE)

Winner: Critics Other Ethnic (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Middle Eastern

More about Alborz Persian Cuisine in our Restaurant Guide

Amy's Ice Creams

various locations
www.amysicecreams.com

Winner: Readers Ice Cream

Honorable mention: Readers Desserts

More about Amy's Ice Creams in our Restaurant Guide

Aquarelle

Winner: Critics French (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (26)

Runner-up: Readers French

More about Aquarelle in our Restaurant Guide

Ararat

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Favorites (17)

Winner: Readers Middle Eastern

More about Ararat in our Restaurant Guide

Asti

408-C E. 43rd, 512/451-1218
www.astiaustin.com

Winner: Critics Desserts (TIE)

Winner: Critics Ice Cream (TIE)

Winner: Critics Italian (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (23)

Honorable mention: Readers Italian

More about Asti in our Restaurant Guide

Austin Land & Cattle Company

1205 N. Lamar, 512/472-1813
alcsteaks.com/

Winner: Critics Steak (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Steak

More about Austin Land & Cattle Company in our Restaurant Guide

Austin's Pizza

various locations
www.austinspizza.com

Winner: Readers Bargain Dish

Winner: Readers Delivery

Winner: Readers Favorites (7)

Winner: Readers Takeout

Runner-up: Readers Fast Food

Runner-up: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Runner-up: Readers Pizza

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

More about Austin's Pizza in our Restaurant Guide

B.D. Riley's Irish Pub

204 E. Sixth, 512/494-1335
www.bdrileys.com

Winner: Critics Pub Grub (TIE)

More about B.D. Riley's Irish Pub in our Restaurant Guide

Ba Le

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Bargain Dish (TIE)

More about Ba Le in our Restaurant Guide

Baby Acapulco

various locations
www.babyacapulco.com

Honorable mention: Readers Soup

More about Baby Acapulco in our Restaurant Guide

Backstage Steakhouse & Garden Bar

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Steak (TIE)

More about Backstage Steakhouse & Garden Bar in our Restaurant Guide

Baker St. Pub & Grill

3003 S. Lamar, 512/691-9140
bakerstreetpub.com/south-austin/

Honorable mention: Readers Cajun/Creole

More about Baker St. Pub & Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Bartlett's

2408 W. Anderson, 512/451-7333
www.bartlettsaustin.com

Honorable mention: Readers French Fries

Honorable mention: Readers Steak

Honorable mention: Readers Veggie Burger

More about Bartlett's in our Restaurant Guide

Basil's

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Romantic (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Romantic

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

More about Basil's in our Restaurant Guide

Baskin-Robbins

various locations
www.baskinrobbins.com

Honorable mention: Readers Ice Cream

More about Baskin-Robbins in our Restaurant Guide

BB Rovers Cafe & Pub

12636 Research Ste. 101-B, 512/335-9504
www.bbrovers.com/

Honorable mention: Readers Beer Selection

More about BB Rovers Cafe & Pub in our Restaurant Guide

Bistro 88

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Other Asian (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Other Asian

More about Bistro 88 in our Restaurant Guide

Bistrot Mirabelle

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Winner: Critics Wine List

Winner: Readers Chef

Winner: Readers Desserts

Winner: Readers Favorites (2)

Winner: Readers Original Recipe

Winner: Readers Romantic

Winner: Readers Wine List

Runner-up: Readers Appetizer

Runner-up: Readers Decor

Runner-up: Readers Salad/Dressing

Runner-up: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Runner-up: Readers Wild-Game Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Seafood Dish

More about Bistrot Mirabelle in our Restaurant Guide

Bitter End Bistro & Brewery

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Beer Selection

More about Bitter End Bistro & Brewery in our Restaurant Guide

Bluebonnet Cafe

211 Hwy. 281 N., Marble Falls, 830/693-2344
www.bluebonnetcafe.net

Honorable mention: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

More about Bluebonnet Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Bombay Grill

3201 Bee Caves Rd., 512/329-0234
www.bombaygrilltexas.com

Honorable mention: Readers Indian

More about Bombay Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Brick Oven Restaurant

various locations
www.brickovenrestaurant.com

Runner-up: Readers Pizza

More about Brick Oven Restaurant in our Restaurant Guide

Broken Spoke

3201 S. Lamar, 512/442-6189
www.brokenspokeaustintx.net

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

More about Broken Spoke in our Restaurant Guide

Buffet Palace

4608 West Gate Blvd., 512/892-1800
www.buffetpalace.net

Winner: Readers Buffet

Runner-up: Readers Korean

Honorable mention: Readers Chinese

Honorable mention: Readers Dim Sum

More about Buffet Palace in our Restaurant Guide

Burger Tex

5420 Airport, 512/453-8772
www.burgertex.com

Winner: Critics Hamburger (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Hamburger

More about Burger Tex in our Restaurant Guide

Cafe 290

11011 Hwy. 290 E., Manor, 512/278-8780

Runner-up: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

More about Cafe 290 in our Restaurant Guide

Calabash Caribbean Restaurant

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open

More about Calabash Caribbean Restaurant in our Restaurant Guide

Carmelo's Ristorante

504 E. Fifth, 512/477-7497
www.carmelosrestaurant.com

Honorable mention: Readers Italian

More about Carmelo's Ristorante in our Restaurant Guide

Casa de Luz

1701 Toomey, 512/476-2535
www.casadeluz.org

Winner: Readers Favorites (31)

Runner-up: Readers Natural Food

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetables

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetarian

More about Casa de Luz in our Restaurant Guide

Casino el Camino

517 E. Sixth, 512/469-9330
www.casinoelcamino.net

Winner: Critics Hamburger (TIE)

Winner: Critics Sandwich (TIE)

Winner: Critics Veggie Burger (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Hamburger

Honorable mention: Readers Pub Grub

Honorable mention: Readers Smokers Restaurant

More about Casino el Camino in our Restaurant Guide

Castle Hill Cafe

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Winner: Readers Favorites (1)

Winner: Readers Upscale

Runner-up: Readers Chef

Runner-up: Readers Original Recipe

Runner-up: Readers Place to Take Parents

Runner-up: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Runner-up: Readers Wine List

Honorable mention: Readers Appetizer

Honorable mention: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Decor

Honorable mention: Readers Desserts

Honorable mention: Readers Romantic

Honorable mention: Readers Salad/Dressing

More about Castle Hill Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Central Market

4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1000
4477 S. Lamar, 512/899-4300
www.centralmarket.com

Winner: Critics Place to Take Kids

Runner-up: Readers Bakery

Runner-up: Readers Place to Take Kids

Runner-up: Readers Takeout

Honorable mention: Readers Bagels

Honorable mention: Readers Bargain Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Natural Food

Honorable mention: Readers Salad/Dressing

More about Central Market in our Restaurant Guide

Changos Taqueria

3023 Guadalupe, 512/480-8226
www.changos.com

Runner-up: Readers Taco

Runner-up: Readers Taqueria

More about Changos Taqueria in our Restaurant Guide

Chez Nous

510 Neches, 512/473-2413
www.cheznousaustin.com

Winner: Critics French (TIE)

Winner: Critics Soup (TIE)

Winner: Readers French

Honorable mention: Readers Smokers Restaurant

More about Chez Nous in our Restaurant Guide

Chez Zee

5406 Balcones, 512/454-2666
www.chez-zee.com

Runner-up: Readers Desserts

Runner-up: Readers Sunday Brunch

Honorable mention: Readers French

More about Chez Zee in our Restaurant Guide

China Buffet

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Buffet

More about China Buffet in our Restaurant Guide

China Palace

6605 Airport, 512/451-7104
chinapalaceaustin.com

Runner-up: Readers Buffet

More about China Palace in our Restaurant Guide

Chinatown

3407 Greystone, 512/343-9307
107 W. Fifth, 512/637-8888
2712 Bee Caves Rd, 512/328-6588
www.austinchinatown.com

Runner-up: Readers Chinese

More about Chinatown in our Restaurant Guide

Chipotle Mexican Grill

various locations
www.chipotle.com

Winner: Critics Fast Food (TIE)

More about Chipotle Mexican Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Chuy's

various locations
www.chuys.com

Winner: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

Winner: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

Winner: Readers Enchiladas

Winner: Readers Favorites (16)

Winner: Readers Service/Waitstaff (TIE)

Winner: Readers Tex-Mex

Runner-up: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Honorable mention: Readers Decor

Honorable mention: Readers Taco

More about Chuy's in our Restaurant Guide

Cisco's

1511 E. Sixth, 512/478-2420
www.facebook.com/CiscosRestaurant

Honorable mention: Readers Migas

More about Cisco's in our Restaurant Guide

CoCo's Cafe

8557 Research #118, 512/833-6588
1910 Guadalupe, 512/236-9398
www.cocos-cafe.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (18)

Winner: Readers Other Asian

Runner-up: Readers Chicken Dish

Runner-up: Readers Original Recipe

Runner-up: Readers Other Ethnic

Runner-up: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

Honorable mention: Readers Fast Food

Honorable mention: Readers Takeout

More about CoCo's Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Conans Pizza

2018 W. Stassney, 512/441-6754
2438 W. Anderson, 512/459-3222
603 W. 29th, 512/478-5712
www.conanspizza.com

Honorable mention: Readers Pizza

More about Conans Pizza in our Restaurant Guide

Cool River Cafe

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Smokers Restaurant

More about Cool River Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

1125 N. Loop 337, New Braunfels, 830/627-0627
604 W. Young, Llano, 325/247-5713
www.coopersbbqllano.com

Honorable mention: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

More about Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que in our Restaurant Guide

County Line

6500 Bee Caves Rd., 512/327-1742
5204 FM 2222, 512/346-3664
www.countyline.com

Runner-up: Readers Barbecue

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Parents

More about County Line in our Restaurant Guide

Crimson

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Winner: Readers Favorites (24)

Runner-up: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Runner-up: Readers Upscale

Honorable mention: Readers Appetizer

Honorable mention: Readers New Restaurant

Honorable mention: Readers Wine List

More about Crimson in our Restaurant Guide

Crosstown Bar-B-Q

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Winner: Critics Restaurant Within 60 Miles (TIE)

More about Crosstown Bar-B-Q in our Restaurant Guide

Crown & Anchor Pub

2911 San Jacinto, 512/322-9168
www.crownandanchorpub.com

Winner: Critics Pub Grub (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Beer Selection

Honorable mention: Readers Veggie Burger

More about Crown & Anchor Pub in our Restaurant Guide

Cuba Libre

409 Colorado, 512/472-2822
www.cubalibreaustin.com

Winner: Critics Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal (TIE)

More about Cuba Libre in our Restaurant Guide

Culver's Frozen Custard

2240 W. Braker, 512/836-1670
3424 W. William Cannon, 512/892-1114

Honorable mention: Readers Ice Cream

More about Culver's Frozen Custard in our Restaurant Guide

Curra's Grill

614 E. Oltorf, 512/444-0012
www.currasgrill.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (14)

Runner-up: Readers Enchiladas

Runner-up: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

Honorable mention: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

More about Curra's Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Cypress Grill

4404-L W. William Cannon, 512/358-7474
www.cypressgrill.net

Winner: Readers Favorites (8)

Runner-up: Readers Cajun/Creole

Honorable mention: Readers New Restaurant

More about Cypress Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Dan's Hamburgers

various locations
www.dans-hamburgers.com

Runner-up: Readers Hamburger

More about Dan's Hamburgers in our Restaurant Guide

Dart Bowl

5700 Grover, 512/452-2518
www.dartbowl.com

Winner: Critics Enchiladas (TIE)

More about Dart Bowl in our Restaurant Guide

Dave & Buster's

9333 Research, 512/346-8015
www.daveandbusters.com

Honorable mention: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Kids

More about Dave & Buster's in our Restaurant Guide

Delaware Sub Shop

various locations
www.delawaresub.com

Honorable mention: Readers Sandwich

More about Delaware Sub Shop in our Restaurant Guide

DemiEpicurious

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Winner: Critics Desserts (TIE)

Winner: Critics Place We Wish Were Still Open

Winner: Critics Vegetables

Runner-up: Readers New Restaurant

Runner-up: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open

More about DemiEpicurious in our Restaurant Guide

Din Ho Chinese BBQ

8557 Research #116, 512/832-8788
www.dinhochinesebbq.com

Winner: Critics Chinese

Honorable mention: Readers Chinese

More about Din Ho Chinese BBQ in our Restaurant Guide

Dirty Martin's Place

2808 Guadalupe, 512/477-3173
www.dirtymartins.com

Honorable mention: Readers Hamburger

More about Dirty Martin's Place in our Restaurant Guide

DK Sushi

6400-C S. First, 512/326-5807
5610 N Lamar Blvd, 512/302-1090

Honorable mention: Readers Korean

More about DK Sushi in our Restaurant Guide

Dolce Vita

4222 Duval St., 512/323-2686
www.dolcevitaaustin.com

Winner: Critics Ice Cream (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Ice Cream

Honorable mention: Readers Desserts

More about Dolce Vita in our Restaurant Guide

Dos Hermanos Mexican Foods

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Taqueria

More about Dos Hermanos Mexican Foods in our Restaurant Guide

Dot's Place

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Comfort Food

More about Dot's Place in our Restaurant Guide

Dr. Chocolate

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Ice Cream (TIE)

More about Dr. Chocolate in our Restaurant Guide

Draught House Pub & Brewery

4112 Medical Pkwy., 512/452-6258
www.draughthouse.com

Honorable mention: Readers Beer Selection

More about Draught House Pub & Brewery in our Restaurant Guide

Eastside Cafe

2113 Manor Rd., 512/476-5858
www.eastsidecafeaustin.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (15)

Winner: Readers Soup

Runner-up: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

Runner-up: Readers Salad/Dressing

Runner-up: Readers Vegetables

Honorable mention: Readers American

Honorable mention: Readers Natural Food

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Parents

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetarian

More about Eastside Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

EatOutIn

4131 Spicewood Springs Rd. Ste. N-4, 512/346-9990
www.eatoutin.com

Winner: Critics Delivery (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Delivery

More about EatOutIn in our Restaurant Guide

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

301 E. Fifth, 512/472-1860
www.eddiev.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (9)

Winner: Readers Seafood Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Appetizer

Honorable mention: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Honorable mention: Readers Upscale

More about Eddie V's Prime Seafood in our Restaurant Guide

Einstein Bros. Bagels

various locations
www.einsteinbros.com

Winner: Readers Bagels

More about Einstein Bros. Bagels in our Restaurant Guide

El Azteca Restaurant

2600 E. Seventh, 512/477-4701
www.elaztecaustin.com

Winner: Critics Tex-Mex

More about El Azteca Restaurant in our Restaurant Guide

El Mercado

various locations
www.elmercadorestaurant.com

Honorable mention: Readers Enchiladas

More about El Mercado in our Restaurant Guide

El Meson

5808 Burleson, 512/416-0749
2038 S. Lamar, 512/442-4441
www.elmesonaustin.wordpress.com

Winner: Critics Chefs to Watch (TIE)

Winner: Critics Chile-Pepper Dish

Winner: Critics Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

Winner: Critics New Restaraunt (TIE)

More about El Meson in our Restaurant Guide

El Regio

Winner: Critics Takeout (TIE)

More about El Regio in our Restaurant Guide

El Sol y la Luna

600 E. Sixth, 512/444-7770
www.elsolylalunaaustin.com

Winner: Critics Enchiladas (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (32)

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Enchiladas

Honorable mention: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

Honorable mention: Readers Soup

Honorable mention: Readers Tofu Dish

More about El Sol y la Luna in our Restaurant Guide

Emilia's

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open

More about Emilia's in our Restaurant Guide

Enchiladas y Mas

1911 W. Anderson, 866/841-0948
www.enchiladasymas.com

Winner: Critics Migas

Honorable mention: Readers Enchiladas

More about Enchiladas y Mas in our Restaurant Guide

European Bistro

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Other Ethnic (TIE)

More about European Bistro in our Restaurant Guide

Evita's Botanitas

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Chips and Hot Sauce

More about Evita's Botanitas in our Restaurant Guide

EZ's

3918 N. Lamar, 512/302-1800
www.ezsrestaurants.com

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Kids

More about EZ's in our Restaurant Guide

Fadó Irish Pub & Restaurant

214 W. Fourth, 512/457-0172
www.fadoirishpub.com/austin/

Winner: Readers Pub Grub

More about Fadó Irish Pub & Restaurant in our Restaurant Guide

Flipnotics

Honorable mention: Readers Coffee

More about Flipnotics in our Restaurant Guide

Fonda San Miguel

2330 W. North Loop, 512/459-4121
www.fondasanmiguel.com

Winner: Critics Decor

Winner: Critics Sunday Brunch (TIE)

Winner: Readers Decor

Winner: Readers Favorites (4)

Winner: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

Winner: Readers Sunday Brunch

Honorable mention: Readers Buffet

More about Fonda San Miguel in our Restaurant Guide

FoodHeads

616 W. 34th, 512/420-8400
www.foodheads.com

Winner: Critics Sandwich (TIE)

More about FoodHeads in our Restaurant Guide

Frank & Angie's Pizzeria

508 West Ave., 512/472-3534
www.hutsfrankandangies.com

Runner-up: Readers Pizza

More about Frank & Angie's Pizzeria in our Restaurant Guide

Freebirds World Burrito

various locations
www.freebirds.com

Winner: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting (TIE)

More about Freebirds World Burrito in our Restaurant Guide

Fuddruckers

various locations
www.fuddruckers.com

Honorable mention: Readers Hamburger

More about Fuddruckers in our Restaurant Guide

Gatti's Pizza

various locations
www.gattispizza.com

Winner: Readers Place to Take Kids

More about Gatti's Pizza in our Restaurant Guide

Güero's Taco Bar

1412 S. Congress, 512/447-7688
www.guerostacobar.com

Honorable mention: Readers Taco

Honorable mention: Readers Tex-Mex

More about Güero's Taco Bar in our Restaurant Guide

Gene's New Orleans Style Poboys & Deli

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Winner: Critics Comfort Food (TIE)

More about Gene's New Orleans Style Poboys & Deli in our Restaurant Guide

Gilligan's

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open

More about Gilligan's in our Restaurant Guide

Gonzales Food Market

311 St. Lawrence, Gonzales, 830/672-3156
www.gonzalesfoodmarket.net

Winner: Critics Restaurant Within 60 Miles (TIE)

More about Gonzales Food Market in our Restaurant Guide

Green Pastures Restaurant

811 W. Live Oak, 512/444-4747
www.greenpasturesrestaurant.com

Winner: Critics Place to Take Parents

Winner: Critics Sunday Brunch (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Sunday Brunch

More about Green Pastures Restaurant in our Restaurant Guide

Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar

1287 Gruene Rd., New Braunfels, 830/625-0684
www.gristmillrestaurant.com

Honorable mention: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

More about Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar in our Restaurant Guide

Gumbo's

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Cajun/Creole

Runner-up: Readers Seafood Dish

More about Gumbo's in our Restaurant Guide

Hang Town Grill

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Kids

More about Hang Town Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Hao Hao

1901 W. William Cannon #115, 512/447-8121
www.haohaoaustin.com

Honorable mention: Readers Bowl of Pho

Honorable mention: Readers Korean

Honorable mention: Readers Vietnamese

More about Hao Hao in our Restaurant Guide

Hill's Cafe

4700 S. Congress, 512/851-9300
www.hillscafe.com

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

Honorable mention: Readers Comfort Food

More about Hill's Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Hole in the Wall

2538 Guadalupe, 512/302-1470
www.holeinthewallaustin.com

Winner: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open (TIE)

More about Hole in the Wall in our Restaurant Guide

Hoover's Cooking

2002 Manor Rd., 512/479-5006
www.hooverscooking.com

Winner: Critics Breakfast (TIE)

Winner: Critics Chicken-Fried Steak (TIE)

Winner: Critics Comfort Food (TIE)

Winner: Readers Comfort Food

Winner: Readers Favorites (27)

Runner-up: Readers American

Runner-up: Readers Chicken Dish

Runner-up: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

Honorable mention: Readers Chef

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetables

More about Hoover's Cooking in our Restaurant Guide

Hot Jumbo Bagel

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Winner: Critics Bagels

Runner-up: Readers Bagels

More about Hot Jumbo Bagel in our Restaurant Guide

Hudson's on the Bend

3509 RR 620 N., 512/266-1369
www.hudsonsonthebend.com

Winner: Critics Wild-Game Dish

Winner: Readers Wild-Game Dish

Runner-up: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

Honorable mention: Readers Original Recipe

More about Hudson's on the Bend in our Restaurant Guide

Hula Hut

3825 Lake Austin Blvd., 512/476-4852
www.hulahutaustin.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (13)

Runner-up: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

Runner-up: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

More about Hula Hut in our Restaurant Guide

Hunan

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Winner: Critics Bargain Dish (TIE)

Winner: Critics Tofu Dish (TIE)

More about Hunan in our Restaurant Guide

Hut's Hamburgers

807 W. Sixth, 512/472-0693
www.hutsfrankandangies.com

Winner: Readers Hamburger

Winner: Readers Veggie Burger

Runner-up: Readers Bargain Dish

Runner-up: Readers French Fries

Honorable mention: Readers American

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

More about Hut's Hamburgers in our Restaurant Guide

Hyde Park Bar & Grill

4206 Duval, 512/458-3168
4521 Westgate Blvd., 512/899-2700
www.hpbng.com

Winner: Critics Veggie Burger (TIE)

Winner: Readers French Fries

More about Hyde Park Bar & Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Ichiban

7310 Burnet Rd., 512/458-3700
www.austinichiban.com

Runner-up: Readers Japanese

Honorable mention: Readers Sushi

More about Ichiban in our Restaurant Guide

IHOP

Various locations
www.ihop.com

Honorable mention: Readers Breakfast

Honorable mention: Readers Late Night/All Night

More about IHOP in our Restaurant Guide

Imperial Asia

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Thai

More about Imperial Asia in our Restaurant Guide

Iron Works BBQ

100 Red River, 512/478-4855
www.ironworksbbq.com

Honorable mention: Readers Barbecue

More about Iron Works BBQ in our Restaurant Guide

Jason's Deli

various locations
www.jasonsdeli.com

Honorable mention: Readers Sandwich

More about Jason's Deli in our Restaurant Guide

Java Noodles

2400 E. Oltorf #14, 512/443-5282
www.javanoodlesaustin.com

Honorable mention: Readers Other Ethnic

More about Java Noodles in our Restaurant Guide

Jazz

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Cajun/Creole

More about Jazz in our Restaurant Guide

Jean-Luc's Bistro

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Salad/Dressing (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (20)

Runner-up: Readers French

Honorable mention: Readers Chef

Honorable mention: Readers Upscale

More about Jean-Luc's Bistro in our Restaurant Guide

Jeffrey's

1204 W. Lynn, 512/477-5584
www.jeffreysofaustin.com

Winner: Critics Service/Waitstaff (TIE)

Winner: Critics Smokers Restaurant

Honorable mention: Readers Upscale

Honorable mention: Readers Wild-Game Dish

More about Jeffrey's in our Restaurant Guide

Jo's Coffee

1300 S. Congress, 512/444-3800
242 W. Second, 512/469-9003
www.joscoffee.com

Winner: Critics Coffee

Honorable mention: Readers Coffee

More about Jo's Coffee in our Restaurant Guide

John Mueller's B-B-Q

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Winner: Critics Barbecue

More about John Mueller's B-B-Q in our Restaurant Guide

Juan in a Million

2300 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/472-3872
www.juaninamillion.com

Winner: Critics Breakfast (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Taqueria

More about Juan in a Million in our Restaurant Guide

Katz's Deli & Bar

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Late Night/All Night

Honorable mention: Readers Bagels

Honorable mention: Readers Smokers Restaurant

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Kenichi

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Favorites (29)

Winner: Readers Sushi

Runner-up: Readers Japanese

Honorable mention: Readers Dim Sum

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Kerbey Lane Cafe

various locations
www.kerbeylanecafe.com

Runner-up: Readers Breakfast

Honorable mention: Readers Late Night/All Night

Honorable mention: Readers Migas

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Kim Phung Chinese & Vietnamese Restaurant

7601-I N. Lamar, 512/451-2464
www.kimphungaustin.com

Winner: Readers Bowl of Pho

Winner: Readers Vietnamese

Honorable mention: Readers Tofu Dish

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Kismet Cafe

411 W. 24th, 512/236-1811
www.kismetcafe.com

Runner-up: Readers Other Ethnic

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Korea Garden

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Korean

Runner-up: Readers Korean

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Korea House

2700 W. Anderson, 512/458-2477

Winner: Readers Korean

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Koreana Grill & Sushi Bar

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Korean

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Kyoto

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Japanese (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Sushi

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La Madeleine

9828 Great Hills Trail #650, 512/502-2474
701-G South Capital of Texas Hwy., 512/306-1998
www.lamadeleine.com

Runner-up: Readers Soup

Honorable mention: Readers French

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La Michoacana Paletas

1917 E. Seventh, 512/473-8487
6908 Cameron, 512/451-9404
512 W. Stassney, 512/916-9938
www.lamichoacanameatmarket.com

Winner: Critics Taco

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La Traviata Italian Bistro

314 Congress, 512/479-8131
www.latraviatatx.com

Winner: Critics Italian (TIE)

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Lamberts American Kitchen

CLOSED

Winner: Critics American

Winner: Critics Chicken Dish

Winner: Critics New Restaraunt (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (34)

Winner: Readers New Restaurant

Honorable mention: Readers American

Honorable mention: Readers Chef

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Las Manitas Avenue Cafe

www.savelasmanitas.org/en

Runner-up: Readers Migas

Honorable mention: Readers Breakfast

Honorable mention: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

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Las Palmas Mexican Restaurant

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Enchiladas (TIE)

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Les Amis

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open

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Lim Ting Restaurant

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Dim Sum

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Little City

Runner-up: Readers Coffee

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Luby's

various locations
www.lubys.com

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Parents

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Madam Mam's

2514 Guadalupe, 512/472-8306
2700 Anderson, # 419, 512/371-9930
www.madammam.com

Winner: Critics Soup (TIE)

Winner: Critics Thai (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (10)

Runner-up: Readers Bargain Dish

Runner-up: Readers Soup

Runner-up: Readers Thai

Honorable mention: Readers Korean

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Madras Pavilion

9025 Research #100, 512/719-5575
madraspavilionaustin.com

Winner: Critics Vegetarian

Honorable mention: Readers Indian

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Maggie Moo's

Honorable mention: Readers Ice Cream

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Magnolia Cafe

2304 Lake Austin Blvd., 512/478-8645
1920 S. Congress, 512/445-0000
www.magnoliacafeaustin.com

Winner: Readers Breakfast

Winner: Readers Late Night/All Night

Honorable mention: Readers Comfort Food

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Mangia Chicago Stuffed Pizza

various locations
www.mangiapizza.com

Winner: Readers Pizza

Honorable mention: Readers Delivery

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Mansion at Judges' Hill CLOSED

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Chefs to Watch (TIE)

Winner: Critics Pastry Chefs to Watch (TIE)

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Manuel's

310 Congress, 512/472-7555
10201 Jollyville Rd., 512/345-1042
www.manuels.com

Winner: Critics Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal (TIE)

Winner: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Honorable mention: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

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Marakesh Cafe & Grill

3301 Steck Avenue, Ste. 106, 512/476-7735
www.marakeshaustin.com

Winner: Critics Middle Eastern

Runner-up: Readers Middle Eastern

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Marble Slab Creamery

various locations
www.marbleslab.com

Runner-up: Readers Ice Cream

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Marco Polo Restaurant

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Buffet (TIE)

Winner: Critics Dim Sum (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Dim Sum

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Maria's Taco Xpress

2529 S. Lamar, 512/444-0261
www.tacoxpress.com

Winner: Critics Breakfast (TIE)

Winner: Critics Taqueria

Winner: Readers Taco

Runner-up: Readers Taqueria

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Mars Restaurant and Bar

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Favorites (28)

Runner-up: Readers Other Asian

Honorable mention: Readers Decor

Honorable mention: Readers Original Recipe

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Matt's El Rancho

2613 S. Lamar, 512/462-9333
www.mattselrancho.com

Honorable mention: Readers Tex-Mex

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Maudie's Tex-Mex

various locations
www.maudies.com

Winner: Critics Enchiladas (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Taco

Honorable mention: Readers Tex-Mex

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Málaga

440 W. Second, 512/236-8020
www.malagaaustin.com

Runner-up: Readers Appetizer

Runner-up: Readers Wine List

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McDonald's

Capital Plaza, 5355 N. I-35, 512/452-7473
303 E. Oltorf, 512/442-7717
1143 1/2 Airport, 512/926-1234
www.mcdonalds.com

Honorable mention: Readers French Fries

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Mekong River CLOSED

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Bowl of Pho

Honorable mention: Readers Vietnamese

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Mikado Ryotei

9033 Research, 512/833-8188
www.fb.com/mikadoaustin

Winner: Critics Japanese

Winner: Readers Favorites (25)

Winner: Readers Japanese (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers New Restaurant

Honorable mention: Readers Sushi

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Mother Egan's Irish Pub

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Pub Grub

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Mother's Cafe & Garden

4215 Duval St., 512/451-3994
www.motherscafeaustin.com

Winner: Readers Vegetarian

Runner-up: Readers Tofu Dish

Runner-up: Readers Vegetables

Honorable mention: Readers Natural Food

Honorable mention: Readers Salad/Dressing

Honorable mention: Readers Veggie Burger

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Mr. Gatti's

various locations

Runner-up: Readers Delivery

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Mr. Natural

2414-A S. Lamar, 512/916-9223
1901 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/477-5228
www.mrnatural-austin.com

Winner: Readers Natural Food

Runner-up: Readers Vegetarian

Honorable mention: Readers Tofu Dish

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Musashino Sushi Dokoro

3407 Greystone, 512/795-8593
www.musashinosushi.com

Runner-up: Readers Sushi

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Noodle-ism

Winner: Critics Other Ethnic (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

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North by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery

10010 N. Capital of TX Hwy., 512/467-6969
www.nxnwbrew.com

Winner: Critics Beer (TIE)

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Nutty Brown Cafe

12225 Hwy. 290 W., 512/301-4648
www.nuttybrown.com

Honorable mention: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

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Oishi Sushi House

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Buffet (TIE)

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Olive Garden Italian Restaurant

8833 Burnet Rd., 512/459-0701
3940 S. Lamar, 512/440-0131
www.olivegarden.com

Honorable mention: Readers Italian

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Opal Divine's

various locations
www.opaldivines.com

Winner: Critics French Fries (TIE)

Winner: Critics Patio/Beer Garden (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

Honorable mention: Readers Beer Selection

Honorable mention: Readers French Fries

Honorable mention: Readers Pub Grub

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Outback Steakhouse

11600 Research, 512/343-6333
www.outbacksteakhouse.com

Honorable mention: Readers Steak

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P.F. Chang's China Bistro

10114 Jollyville, 512/231-0208
201 San Jacinto, 512/457-8300
www.pfchangs.com

Winner: Readers Chinese (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (33)

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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

6319 N. I-35, 512/452-9363
www.pappadeaux.com

Honorable mention: Readers Seafood Dish

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Pho Công Lý

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Phoenicia Bakery & Deli

4701-A Burnet Rd., 512/323-6770
2912 S. Lamar, 512/447-4444
www.phoeniciabakery.com

Winner: Critics Sandwich (TIE)

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Pizza Hut

1811 Guadalupe, 512/320-8030
Various locations, 512/444-4444
www.pizzahut.com

Runner-up: Readers Delivery

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Pizza Nizza

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Pizza

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Pluckers Wing Bar

various locations
www.pluckers.com

Honorable mention: Readers Delivery

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Polvos

2004 S. First, 512/441-5446
14735 Bratton Ln., 512/251-5596
www.polvosaustin.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (21)

Runner-up: Readers Enchiladas

Runner-up: Readers Taco

Honorable mention: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

Honorable mention: Readers Mexican (Not Tex-Mex)

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Portabla on Sixth

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Takeout (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Takeout

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Quack's 43rd Street Bakery

411 E. 43rd, 512/453-3399
www.quacksbakery.com

Honorable mention: Readers Bakery

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R.O.'s Outpost

22518 Hwy. 71 #2, Spicewood, 512/264-1169
www.fb.com/pages/ros-outpost/105064862864160

Winner: Critics Chicken-Fried Steak (TIE)

Winner: Critics Desserts (TIE)

Winner: Critics Restaurant Within 60 Miles (TIE)

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Ranch 616

616 Nueces, 512/479-7616
www.theranch616.com

Honorable mention: Readers Wild-Game Dish

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Rather Sweet

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Desserts (TIE)

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Ray's Steakhouse

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Steak

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Reale's Pizza & Cafe

13450 Hwy. 183 N., 512/335-5115
www.realespizza.com

Winner: Critics Pizza

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Red Lobster

109 W. Anderson, 512/451-6406
www.redlobster.com

Honorable mention: Readers Seafood Dish

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Reed's Jazz & Supper Club

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Romantic (TIE)

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Rocco's Grill

12432 Bee Caves Rd., 512/263-8204
www.roccosgrill.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (35)

Honorable mention: Readers New Restaurant

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Rockets

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Delivery (TIE)

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Romeo's

Runner-up: Readers Italian

Runner-up: Readers Romantic

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Ruby's BBQ

512 W. 29th, 512/477-1651
www.rubysbbq.com

Honorable mention: Readers Barbecue

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Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q

various locations
www.rudysbbq.com

Runner-up: Readers Barbecue

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Russell's Bakery & Coffee Bar

3339 Hancock, 512/419-7877
www.russellsbakery.com

Honorable mention: Readers Bakery

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Ruta Maya

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Coffee

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Ruth's Chris Steak House

107 W. Sixth, 512/477-7884
www.ruthschris-austin.com

Runner-up: Readers Steak

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Saba Blue Water Cafe

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Appetizer

Runner-up: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

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Saccone's Pizza & Subs

11416 FM 620 N., 512/257-1200
www.saccones.com

Honorable mention: Readers Pizza

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Sam's BBQ

2000 E. 12th, 512/478-0378

Honorable mention: Readers Barbecue

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Sambets Cajun Deli and Firey Foods Store

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Cajun/Creole

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Sandy's Hamburgers

603 Barton Springs Rd., 512/478-6322

Honorable mention: Readers Fast Food

Honorable mention: Readers Hamburger

Honorable mention: Readers Ice Cream

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São Paulo's Restaurante

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Sarovar Indian Cuisine

8440 Burnet Rd. #100, 512/454-8636
www.sarovar.net

Runner-up: Readers Buffet

Runner-up: Readers Indian

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Satay

3202 W. Anderson #205, 512/467-6731
www.satayusa.com

Winner: Critics Other Asian (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Other Asian

Runner-up: Readers Thai

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Schlotzsky's

various locations
www.schlotzskys.com

Honorable mention: Readers Fast Food

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Scholz Garten

1607 San Jacinto, 512/751-5650
www.scholzgarten.com/

Honorable mention: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

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Sea Dragon

8776-B Research, 512/451-5051
www.seadragontx.com

Honorable mention: Readers Chinese

Honorable mention: Readers Vietnamese

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Serranos

6510 W. Hwy. 290, 512/891-0000
1111 Red River, 512/322-9080
www.serranos.com

Runner-up: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

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Shady Grove

1624 Barton Springs Rd., 512/474-9991
www.theshadygrove.com

Winner: Readers American

Winner: Readers Favorites (12)

Winner: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

Winner: Readers Salad/Dressing

Winner: Readers Service/Waitstaff (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Decor

Runner-up: Readers French Fries

Runner-up: Readers Hamburger

Runner-up: Readers Place to Take Kids

Runner-up: Readers Sandwich

Runner-up: Readers Smokers Restaurant

Runner-up: Readers Veggie Burger

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

Honorable mention: Readers Comfort Food

Honorable mention: Readers Soup

Honorable mention: Readers Takeout

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Shalimar Restaurant

9310 N. Lamar, 512/719-3700
www.shalimar-austin.com

Honorable mention: Readers Indian

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Shoal Creek Saloon

909 N. Lamar, 512/474-0805
www.shoalcreeksaloon.com

Winner: Critics Cajun/Creole (TIE)

Winner: Critics Patio/Beer Garden (TIE)

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Siena

6203 Capital of Texas Hwy. N., Bldg. B, 512/349-7667
www.sienaaustin.com

Honorable mention: Readers Italian

Honorable mention: Readers Wild-Game Dish

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Silhouette

718 Congress, 512/478-8899
www.silhouette718.com

Honorable mention: Readers Sushi

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Sonic

various locations
www.sonicdrivein.com

Honorable mention: Readers Fast Food

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Star of India

2900 W. Anderson Ste. 12-D, 512/452-8199
www.starofindiaaustin.com

Runner-up: Readers Buffet

Runner-up: Readers Indian

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Star Seeds Cafe

3101 Interstate 35 Frontage Rd, 512/478-7107
www.starseedscafe.com

Winner: Readers Smokers Restaurant

Runner-up: Readers Late Night/All Night

Honorable mention: Readers Bargain Dish

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Starbucks Coffee

various locations
www.starbucks.com

Winner: Readers Coffee

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Starlite

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Sunday Brunch (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (5)

Runner-up: Readers Chef

Honorable mention: Readers Romantic

Honorable mention: Readers Sunday Brunch

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Stubb's

801 Red River, 512/480-8341
www.stubbsaustin.com

Runner-up: Readers Barbecue

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Sullivan's Steakhouse

300 Colorado #200, 512/495-6504
www.sullivansteakhouse.com

Winner: Readers Steak

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Sunflower Restaurant

8557 Research #146, 512/339-7860

Winner: Critics Vietnamese

Runner-up: Readers Vietnamese

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Sushi Sake

9503 Research #500, 512/527-0888

Honorable mention: Readers Sushi

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Suzi's China Kitchen

7858 Shoal Creek Blvd., 512/302-4600
www.suzischinagrill.com/shoalcreek.html

Winner: Readers Chinese (TIE)

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Swad

9515 N. Lamar #156, 512/997-7923
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Swad-Indian-Vegetarian-Restaurant/117221308296136

Honorable mention: Readers Indian

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Sweetish Hill Bakery & Cafe

1120 W. Sixth, 512/472-1347
www.sweetishhill.com

Winner: Critics Bakery

Runner-up: Readers Bakery

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T&S Chinese Restaurant

10014 N. Lamar, 512/339-8434

Winner: Critics Appetizer (TIE)

Winner: Critics Dim Sum (TIE)

Winner: Critics Late-Night Favorite for Chefs and Food Writers

Winner: Critics Seafood Dish

Runner-up: Readers Dim Sum

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Taco Bell

1910 Airport, 512/442-5395
311 S. Lamar, 512/469-0444
www.tacobell.com

Runner-up: Readers Fast Food

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Taco Cabana

211 S. Lamar, 512/472-8098
www.tacocabana.com

Winner: Readers Fast Food (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Late Night/All Night

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Taco Shack

various locations
www.tacoshack.com

Winner: Readers Taqueria (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Taco

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Taj Palace

6700 Middle Fiskville, 512/452-9959
www.tajpalaceaustin.net

Runner-up: Readers Indian

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Tamale House

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Bargain Dish

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Tân Mỹ

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Taqueria Arandas

various locations

Runner-up: Readers Taqueria

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Taqueria Arandinas

1205 Round Rock Ave., Round Rock, 512/244-2446

Winner: Readers Taqueria (TIE)

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Taqueria la Tapatia

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Taqueria

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Texadelphia

various locations
www.texadelphia.com

Honorable mention: Readers Sandwich

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Texas Embassy

709 E. Sixth, 512/443-4252
www.texasembassyaustin.com

Winner: Readers Other Ethnic

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Texas French Bread

various locations
www.texasfrenchbread.com

Runner-up: Readers Bakery

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Thai Kitchen

3009 Guadalupe, 512/474-2575
3437 Bee Caves Rd., 512/328-3538
www.thaikitchenofaustin.com

Winner: Readers Thai

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Thai Noodle House

2602 Guadalupe, 512/494-1011

Winner: Critics Thai (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Thai

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Thai Passion CLOSED

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Thai

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Thai Spice

701 South Capital of Texas Hwy Ste. E-590, 512/330-0203
1310 RR 620 S. Ste. 7-A, 512/263-2221
www.thaispiceaustin.com

Honorable mention: Readers Thai

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The Bagelry

various locations

Honorable mention: Readers Bagels

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The Boiling Pot

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Cajun/Creole

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The Cheesecake Factory

10000 Research #4602, 512/241-0777
www.thecheesecakefactory.com

Runner-up: Readers Desserts

Honorable mention: Readers New Restaurant

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The Clay Pit

1601 Guadalupe, 512/322-5131
www.claypit.com

Winner: Critics Indian

Winner: Readers Chicken Dish

Winner: Readers Favorites (11)

Winner: Readers Indian

Honorable mention: Readers Buffet

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The Dog & Duck Pub

2400-A Webberville Rd.
www.dogandduckpub.com

Winner: Critics Pub Grub (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Beer Selection

Runner-up: Readers Pub Grub

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The Driskill Grill

604 Brazos, 512/391-7162
www.driskillgrill.com

Winner: Critics Desserts (TIE)

Winner: Critics Pastry Chefs to Watch (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Chef

Honorable mention: Readers Romantic

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The Ginger Man

301 Lavaca, 512/473-8801
aus.gingermanpub.com

Winner: Critics Beer (TIE)

Winner: Readers Beer Selection

Honorable mention: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

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The Kitchen Door

Honorable mention: Readers Sandwich

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The Oasis

6550 Comanche Trl., 512/266-2442
www.oasis-austin.com

Winner: Readers Place to Take Parents

Honorable mention: Readers Patio/Beer Garden

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The Onion

408 Brazos, 512/476-6466
www.onionbaby.com

Honorable mention: Readers Delivery

Honorable mention: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

Honorable mention: Readers Pizza

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The Pyramids

Honorable mention: Readers Middle Eastern

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The Salt Lick

18300 FM 1826, Driftwood, 512/858-4959
3350 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock, 512/386-1044
www.saltlickbbq.com

Winner: Readers Barbecue

Winner: Readers Favorites (19)

Winner: Readers Restaurant Within 60 Miles

Runner-up: Readers Place to Take Parents

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The Tavern

922 W. 12th, 512/320-8377
www.tavernaustin.com

Winner: Readers Place We Wish Were Still Open (TIE)

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Threadgill's

301 W. Riverside, 512/472-9304
6416 N. Lamar, 512/451-5440
www.threadgills.com

Winner: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak

Winner: Readers Vegetables

Runner-up: Readers American

Runner-up: Readers Comfort Food

Honorable mention: Readers Place to Take Parents

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ThunderCloud Subs

various locations
www.thundercloud.com

Winner: Readers Sandwich

Honorable mention: Readers Fast Food

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Tien Hong

CLOSED

Winner: Readers Dim Sum

Runner-up: Readers Chinese

More about Tien Hong in our Restaurant Guide

Tom's Tabooley

2928 Guadalupe, 512/479-7337
www.tomstabooley.com

Honorable mention: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting

More about Tom's Tabooley in our Restaurant Guide

Tree House Italian Grill

2201 College Ave., 512/443-4200
www.treehousegrill.com

Winner: Critics Patio/Beer Garden (TIE)

More about Tree House Italian Grill in our Restaurant Guide

TRIO at the Four Seasons

98 San Jacinto, 512/685-8300
www.trioaustin.com

Winner: Critics Buffet (TIE)

Winner: Critics Hamburger (TIE)

Winner: Critics Sunday Brunch (TIE)

Honorable mention: Readers Sunday Brunch

More about TRIO at the Four Seasons in our Restaurant Guide

Triumph Cafe

3808 Spicewood Springs Rd., 512/343-1875
www.triumphcafe.com

Runner-up: Readers Vietnamese

Honorable mention: Readers Bowl of Pho

More about Triumph Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Trudy's

various locations
www.trudys.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (30)

Winner: Readers Migas

Runner-up: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

Runner-up: Readers Enchiladas

Runner-up: Readers Happy Hour/Free or Cheap Deal

Runner-up: Readers Smokers Restaurant

Runner-up: Readers Tex-Mex

Honorable mention: Readers Breakfast

Honorable mention: Readers Chicken Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

More about Trudy's in our Restaurant Guide

Truluck's

400 Colorado, 512/482-9000
www.trulucks.com

Runner-up: Readers Seafood Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Wine List

More about Truluck's in our Restaurant Guide

Umi Sushi Bar & Grill

5510 S. I-35 #400, 512/383-8681
www.umisushibaraustin.com

Winner: Critics Sushi

Runner-up: Readers Sushi

Honorable mention: Readers Buffet

More about Umi Sushi Bar & Grill in our Restaurant Guide

Upper Crust Bakery

4508 Burnet Rd., 512/467-0102
www.theuppercrustbakery.com

Winner: Readers Bakery

More about Upper Crust Bakery in our Restaurant Guide

Veggie Heaven

1914-A Guadalupe, 512/457-1013
www.veggieheavenaustin.com

Winner: Critics Natural Food

Winner: Readers Tofu Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetarian

More about Veggie Heaven in our Restaurant Guide

Ventana

3110 Esperanza Crossing #100, 512/339-3850
www.chefs.edu

Winner: Readers Other Restaurant Worth Noting (TIE)

More about Ventana in our Restaurant Guide

Vespaio

1610 S. Congress, 512/441-6100
www.austinvespaio.com

Winner: Critics Appetizer (TIE)

Winner: Critics Chefs to Watch (TIE)

Winner: Critics Italian (TIE)

Winner: Critics Salad/Dressing (TIE)

Winner: Critics Soup (TIE)

Winner: Readers Favorites (3)

Winner: Readers Italian

Runner-up: Readers Upscale

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Honorable mention: Readers Wild-Game Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Wine List

More about Vespaio in our Restaurant Guide

Waterloo Ice House

various locations
www.waterlooicehouse.com

Winner: Critics French Fries (TIE)

More about Waterloo Ice House in our Restaurant Guide

Wendy's

various locations
www.wendys.com

Runner-up: Readers Fast Food

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West Lynn Cafe

CLOSED

Runner-up: Readers Vegetarian

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Honorable mention: Readers Vegetables

More about West Lynn Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Whole Foods Market

various locations
www.wholefoodsmarket.com

Runner-up: Readers Natural Food

More about Whole Foods Market in our Restaurant Guide

wink

1014 N. Lamar, 512/482-8868
www.winkrestaurant.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (6)

Runner-up: Readers Upscale

Honorable mention: Readers Desserts

Honorable mention: Readers French

Honorable mention: Readers Original Recipe

Honorable mention: Readers Service/Waitstaff

Honorable mention: Readers Wine List

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WorldBeat Cafe

CLOSED

Honorable mention: Readers Other Ethnic

More about WorldBeat Cafe in our Restaurant Guide

Yoli's Jambalaya

CLOSED

Winner: Critics Cajun/Creole (TIE)

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Z'Tejas

various locations
www.ztejas.com

Winner: Readers Favorites (22)

Runner-up: Readers Appetizer

Runner-up: Readers Chile-Pepper Dish

Honorable mention: Readers Chips and Hot Sauce

More about Z'Tejas in our Restaurant Guide

Zen Japanese Food Fast

various locations
www.eatzen.com

Winner: Critics Fast Food (TIE)

Winner: Readers Fast Food (TIE)

Runner-up: Readers Takeout

Honorable mention: Readers Sunday Brunch

More about Zen Japanese Food Fast in our Restaurant Guide

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