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First Plates 2019

Our critics name the 100 restaurants defining Austin dining now
RECENT REVIEWS

Tibetan Dumplings Shine at Yak & Yeti in Cedar Park

Dishes for sharing (or not) at this tiny Nepalese restaurant

Melanie Haupt, Thursday, February 13, 2020

The Meteor Turns a Convenience Store Into a Neighborhood Hang for a New South Congress

Before and after noon, diners find craveable carbs and chill vibes

Melanie Haupt, Thursday, January 30, 2020

North Austin's Ebisu Japanese Restaurant Boasts Fresh Modern Sushi

Anyone for sake mac & cheese and other tasty surprises?

Jessi Cape, Thursday, January 16, 2020

Austin's Best New Restaurant DipDipDip Tatsu-ya Reinvents Shabu-Shabu

Feel free to double dip

Jessi Cape, Thursday, December 12, 2019

MINI-GUIDES

Austin Coffee Shops for Morning, Noon, and Night

Our favorite purveyors of caffeine for getting back to the grind

R.T. Frank, Thursday, August 30, 2018

13 Must-Try Breakfast Tacos in Austin

Start your day the very best way

Acacia Coronado, Thursday, March 15, 2018

Top 10 Austin Breweries of 2018

Power ranking the local leaders in craft beer

Eric Puga, Wednesday, March 14, 2018

18 of the Best Margarita Flavors in Austin

Get a kick out of National Margarita Day

Acacia Coronado, Thursday, February 22, 2018

FOOD FEATURES

Kareem El-Ghayesh Brings a Taste of Egypt to Texas Barbecue

Building bridges with brisket

Veronica Meewes, Thursday, May 6, 2021

Two Married Couples, Two New Neighborhood Spots in Austin

It takes two with Birdie's and Bobo's

Jessi Cape, Thursday, May 6, 2021

Austin Restaurants and Seafood Suppliers Work Toward Sustainability

Staying afloat with Minamoto Foods' SeaChange program

Veronica Meewes, Thursday, April 29, 2021

Taquero Mucho Owner Launches Newest Project, Gabriela's South

Gabriela Bucio thinks pink

Madi Margulies, Thursday, April 22, 2021

RESTAURANT ROULETTE

Delis and Sandwich Shops, Midtown

2307 Hancock, 512/371-6840

7101-A Woodrow, 512/467-7402

7817 Rockwood #102, 512/459-1449

4101 Guadalupe, 512/451-7170

5401 Burnet Rd., 512/467-9438

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