Chi'Lantro (photo by John Anderson)
Amy's Ice Creams
This local crew has been folding up handcrafted ice creams and vegan fruit ices for 33 years. www.amysicecreams.com.
Austin Gourmet Popcorn
Tasty treats from a local gourmet popcorn, candy, and soda store are perfect for a show. www.austingourmetpopcorn.com.
You can't go wrong with some simple pepperoni or cheese slices from a hometown favorite. www.austinspizza.com.
Bananarchy Revolutionary Desserts
Frozen bananas dipped in chocolate are practically a health food. www.bananarchy.net.
Burro Cheese Kitchen
Using artisan bread, small-batch cheeses, and creative sauces and jams, these sammies take a childhood staple to the next level. www.burrocheesekitchen.com.
Where Korean cuisine meets BBQ; try the house-made kimchi fries. www.chilantrobbq.com.
East Side King
This Japanese street food is worth the wait. www.eastsideking.com.
These local frozen pops are so good they'll balance out the junk food. www.goodpops.com.
High Brew Coffee
Cold-brewed coffee in a can?! Mexican vanilla FTW. www.highbrewcoffee.com.
Let these fresh juices and smoothies refresh your dancing legs. www.juiceland.com.
Mediterranean plus South Asian flavors equals can't-miss dishes like chicken shawarma and falafel wraps. www.kababequetx.com.
Lamba's Indian Kitchen
Traditional North Indian cuisine with curry for days. www.lambasindiankitchen.com.
Lonesome Dove Western Bistro
Maybe it's rattlesnake-rabbit sausage, maybe it's truffle mac & cheese, but whatever chef Tim Love's team serves will hit the spot. www.lonesomedoveaustin.com.
Maine Root Beverages
Take a break from the booze with these Fair Trade-certified, organically sweetened sodas. www.maineroot.com.
Micklethwait Craft Meats
This East Austin food trailer does barbecue right, and their vinegar-based slaw adds the perfect complement. www.craftmeatsaustin.com.
If you're a newbie to ACL, stop what you're doing and try the Crunchy Avocado Cone – it's designed specifically for this festival. www.mightycone.com.
Empanadas are fest favorites: self-contained pockets of deliciousness, with options for veggies and carnivores. www.mmmpanadas.com.
P. Terry's Burger Stand
Hometown burgers – see the Food Fight! www.pterrys.com.
Get a sneak peek of the award-winning chain's South African dishes like beef tongue and chicken schnitzel, before they open in the Second Street District. www.pelipeli.com.
Shade Tree Organic Lemonade
Cool off with USDA-certified organic, low-calorie lemonades in original, strawberry, and blueberry flavors. www.shadetreelemonade.com.
Diner-style burgers – see the Food Fight! www.shakeshack.com.
Skull & Cakebones
Vegan, handcrafted, sweet and savory treats are ideal for any sweet tooth. www.skullandcakebones.com.
Cool off with sno-cones from an Austin original. www.snobeachatx.com.
Southside Flying Pizza
Huge slices of scratch-made local pies are great for a midday shade break. www.southsideflyingpizza.com.
Traditional tamales using gluten-free ingredients, no lard or trans fat oils. Stuff one in your mouth and one in your pocket. www.tamaleaddiction.com.
The Peached Tortilla
Delicious modern Asian cuisine with a Southern flair comes in the form of bánh mì and fancy fries. www.thepeachedtortilla.com.
The Salt Lick
This Austin staple has served up tasty meats for 50 years and counting. www.saltlickbbq.com.
They've been delivering warm cookies for years, so it's high time we come to them. Snickerdoodle forever. www.cookiedelivery.com.
Tinos Greek Cafe
Greek food with options for everyone – yay, tzatziki! www.tinosgreekcafe.com.
Republican, Democrat, Independent – no matter your affiliation, these generous tacos are always tasty and even just one will satisfy. www.torchystacos.com.
You can't go wrong with tacos. www.trudys.com.
Way South Philly
Wolf down a cheesesteak on a legit Philly roll to re-up your energy for the night game. www.waysouthphilly.com.
Wholly Cow Burgers
Local grass-fed burgers – see the Food Fight! www.whollycowburgers.com.