Johnson's Backyard Garden
9515 Hergotz, Austin, 78742, 512/386-5273
Trading dating apps for edible apps
Emily Beyda, Sept. 8, 2016
Chef Sonya Coté's restaurant is set beside a plowed field and under a canopy of ancient pecan trees on Springdale Farm. The cuisine reflects the current harvest.
755 Springdale Rd., 512/428-6500
This locally sourced grocer and cafe is drawing a lot of new fans. Try their Raw Bar for their fresh oysters, or go with their daily specials for ingredients in season.
1209 E. 11th, 512/628-0168
This latest Eastside foodery has freshened up an old concept – the ranch restaurant. Cocktails are served at the glam ranch bar. The chicken-fried steak is tender and well-flavored, the breading is light and crisp, and most importantly, the cream gravy is made from real pan drippings and not from a mix.
3235 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/366-5808