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First Plates 2018

Our critics name the 100 restaurants defining Austin dining now
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RESTAURANT ROULETTE

Ice Cream/Sno-cones, South Lamar and Barton Springs

2032 S. Lamar, 512/363-5622

600 S. Lamar, 512/774-4766

2901 S. Lamar, 512/447-2697

1806 Barton Springs Rd.

1817 S. Lamar, 512/554-9956

http://www.mamafus.com
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