"...If you've visited Caffe Medici over the last decade, you've probably run into Pierce. Except for a two-year gig consulting for robotic coffee kiosk company Briggo, he's worked at Medici in some capacity since 2006, where he met his business partner Lorenzo Perkins..."
"...The team of coffee professionals at Figure 8 don't seem bothered, and pull impressive results each time. Come for the coffee, stay for the Eastside chic. Caffe Medici..."
"...Radio Coffee & Beer is where my husband and I sat outside one hot afternoon, drinking kombucha on tap (Kosmic Kombucha's Texas Blues) and watching our children attempt to climb a tree. And the new Caffe Medici on South Lamar is where I went by myself to read, wasted time on Facebook, and overheard a conversation about "subsidized beef grazing on federal lands."..."
"...Vox Table has also added weekend brunches from 11am-3pm. The newest Caffe Medici outlet is now open daily from 7am-10pm, and Austin's first Shake Shack outlet plans to entice dads in for Father's Day (June 21) with a free single cup or cone of their signature frozen custard..."
"...Local coffeehouse Caffe Medici will be serving hot regular and decaf coffee, and Amy's Ice Creams will have Mexican vanilla, Belgian chocolate, strawberry, and Oreo ice creams. "We may have a few other flavors, too," adds Carol Campbell from Amy's catering department..."
"...Give them a shot – they really are the best... Kudos to barista Lorenzo Perkins of Caffe Medici (1101 West Lynn, 524-5049; 2222-B Guadalupe, 474-5730; www.caffemedici.com), who took first place in the recent South Central Regional Barista Competition and will participate in the national competition in California in April..."
"...• The new Royal Fig Supper Club hosts a five-course dinner complemented by gourmet coffee pairings prepared by the award-winning baristas at Caffe Medici (1101 West Lynn, 524-5049, www.caffemedici.com). Tickets are $75 per person and available online at www.royalfig.com..."
"...(soon to be of Spicewood) took first prize, which entitles him to compete in the United States Barista Championship in Portland, Ore., next March. Patrick Pierce and Lorenzo Perkins of Austin's Caffe Medici (1101 West Lynn, 534-0549, www.caffemedici.com) took second and third place, respectively..."
"...The new company will open the 11th Z'Tejas outlet in Avery Ranch later this year Chuy's founders Mike Young and John Zapp have made a deal with New York-based Good Partners in order to more rapidly expand their popular Mexican concept in Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Dallas. The newest local Chuy's outlet will open in Southwest Austin later this year Kudos to Austin baristas Patrick Pierce and Clancy Rose of Caffe Medici (1101 West Lynn, 524-2497) who won first and second places respectively in the inaugural South Central Regional Barista Competition in Dallas June 25-26 at the Texas Restaurant Association's Southwest Foodservice Expo No sooner had my column about the transformation of El Gringo restaurant into an Italian eatery called Molto run than Manor Road restaurant mogul Carlos Rivero heard from his attorney..."
"...Many variations of egg dishes, including wraps, scrambles, and quiches, range from $3.50 for a slice of spinach-feta quiche to $6.95 for a Big Breakfast of scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, and toast. Kid breakfasts, including eggs, oatmeal, and French-toast sticks, are all $3.75 or less.Caffé Medici..."
"...We will update the post as information develops. • Alamo Drafthouse – select menu items, all locations • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport restaurants – all restaurants and drink fountains within are closed • Caffe Medici – no coffee, all locations • Cherrywood Coffeehouse – no cold brew • Drink Well – select items • Easy Tiger – select items • El Arroyo – closed • Eldorado Cafe – set to reopen Tuesday, 11am • Gibson Street Bar – only beer and wine • Hat Creek Burger Company – closed during daytime all locations • HEB Hancock – closed deli • Hillside Farmacy – closed • Holy Roller – closed today • Houndstooth Coffee – select locations (MLK is open) • II Brutto – select items • Jack Allen’s Kitchen – all locations closed for lunch • Justine’s Brasserie – open, no iced or mixed drinks tonight • Lala’s – select items • Lavaca Street Bar – all locations, select items • Magnolia Cafe – select locations • Mañana – select items, close early • Mandala Kitchen & Bar – serving only beer, wine, liquor • Mean Eyed Cat – only beer and wine • Merit Coffee – closed • Mi Madre's – no ice or fountain drinks • P..."
"...• Caffe Medici on Guadalupe (right next to UT) • Starbucks on 24th street (in West Campus, about 12 minutes of walking distance) • Monkey’s Nest (about 28 minute bus ride using 803) • Vintage Heart Coffee in East Austin (33 minutes bus route with buses 171, 4, 3) Food truck havens..."
"...[image-1] This one-day transformation comes courtesy of Netflix, who are turning four Austin cafes – Vintage Heart Coffee, Summer Moon Coffee Bar, and the Caffe Medici locations in the Austonian and at 800 Congress – as well as many more in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, and across the country, into Luke’s Diner, the preferred hangout spot for the titular Gilmore girls. The pop-up event on October 5 marks the 16th anniversary of the series’ original television debut, and is also being used by Netflix to promote their upcoming Gilmore revival, a four-part miniseries set to be released on November 25...."
"...Sixth), Cenote (1010 E. Cesar Chavez), and Caffe Medici (804 Congress)..."
"...This Saturday (Feb. 27) between noon-6pm, reps from 25 local eateries will be teaming up for a bake sale under the former Restaurant Congress awning located by Caffe Medici..."
"...• In celebration of National Small Business Week the UPS Store is hosting two Small Biz Salute events. First, they'll take over the Caffe Medici outlet in the Austonian (200 Congress Ave.) on Wednesday morning from 7-11am and provide free coffee to all customers..."
"...• Caffe Medici fans are eagerly anticipating the opening of the fourth local outlet in the Lamar Union (1100 S. Lamar) sometime in May..."
"...It took her two years of research before her small-batch dream became a reality. First only offered at local coffee shops and tea rooms like Caffe Medici, Bennu, Epoch, and Pacha, the innovative chai now is available at the South Lamar Wheatsville..."
"...Contestants at this orchestrated donnybrook will be judged on aesthetic appeal, it says in the PR we got (and we assume that means: How Good It Tastes & How Good It Looks), and the judges will include Thunderbird owner Ryan McElroy and Caffe Medici owner Michael Vaclav and other local javalebrities...."
"...It creates opportunities for students enrolled in chamber music to participate in a range of unconventional performances that bring classical music to new audiences. Evan Leslie, the community outreach coordinator for the school, crafts a wide variety of these: from late-night music gigs at Caffe Medici to art pep rallies for children at the Texas NeuroRehab Center to concerts for retirees at Longhorn Village...."