Little Barrel and Brown
1716 S. Congress, 512/582-1229
Hours: Daily, 5pm-close; Weekend brunch: 10:30am-3pm
Fried chicken steeped in buttermilk for two days; and excellent risotto with forest mushrooms and spinach await you here.
Little Barrel and Brown is still warming up
Melanie Haupt, March 27, 2014
Located in the South Congress hotel, this American eatery offers innovative takes on classics and globally-influenced fare. The playful pastry program is not to be missed.
1603 S. Congress, 512/942-2061
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This second location packs 'em in 24/7 like the original. If you can't decide between a garden or bison burger, get the gingerbread pancakes or try the Neptunian Landscape.
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