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First Plates 2017

Our critics name the 100 restaurants defining Austin dining now

El Burro

Contemporary Tex-Mex does little to impress

Brandon Watson, Thursday, May 25, 2017

EastSide Tavern

A mixed concept with a dang good tot

Brandon Watson, Thursday, May 11, 2017

Kemuri Tatsu-ya

Eastside izakaya rediscovers spirit of Austin

Brandon Watson, Thursday, April 20, 2017


Does Paul Qui’s new concept offer redemption?

Melody Fury, Thursday, April 13, 2017

The New Brunch Bunch

Twelve new reasons why everybody's working for the weekend

Brandon Watson, Thursday, March 10, 2016

Party Like It's 9am

12 ways to have breakfast all day

Adrienne Whitehorse, Friday, March 11, 2016

The Thrilla in the Tortilla

Austin's best breakfast taco, by TKO

Friday, December 18, 2015

Dear Glutton: The Cure for an Existential Hangover

The best dish to wake up the senses and shake off the gloom

Emily Beyda, Thursday, May 25, 2017

AC Food Fight: Delivery Apps

Favor and Postmates stand and deliver

Brandon Watson, Thursday, May 25, 2017

AC Date Night: Mongers and Café No Sé

Poke two ways

Adrienne Whitehorse, Thursday, August 11, 2016

First Look: LeRoy & Lewis

What does barbecue look like in 2017?

Dan Gentile, Thursday, May 18, 2017

Tex-Mex Restaurants, Downtown

1509 S. Lamar, 512/428-5269

400 E. Sixth, 512/703-4628

3rd and San Jacinto, 512/815-2100

Room E1.002, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

1111 Red River, 512/322-9080