Our favorite spots to eat on Austin’s East Side.
August 1, 2023
Our favorite bars in Austin’s best drinking neighborhood.
June 16, 2023
Brooklyn Dumpling Shop sells fusion dumplings out of a small kiosk-operated shop in East Austin.
September 28, 2023
Busy Signal is a speakeasy-style bar and lounge on East 11th Street.
Daydreamer is a cocktail and champagne bar with caviar and tinned fish in East Austin.
Drinks Lounge is a casual neighborhood bar on East Cesar Chavez with a record shop in it.
JNL Barbecue on East Cesar Chavez offers up classic, Central Texas-style barbecue with a twist.
September 14, 2023
Casa Colombia is a large restaurant on East 7th Street specializing in Colombian and other South American cuisines.
September 13, 2023
El Sunzal is a no-frills Salvadoran restaurant on East 7th Street with some of the best pupusas in town.
Seven Spirits is a bar and restaurant in East Austin with lots of tequila and sotol-based drinks.
Clandestino is a taco trailer parked on the shared patio of Hotel Vegas and Volstead Lounge with a menu of Mexican street foods.
Cosmic Saltillo is a coffee shop and cafe with coffee, cocktails, beer, wine, and tacos in East Austin.
Buenos Aires Café is a low-key Argentinian spot in East Austin with excellent empanadas and grilled meats.
September 11, 2023
Cuantas Hamburguesas specializes in Mexican-style smashburgers from a trailer in East Austin.
September 1, 2023
La Fruta Feliz is a Mexican restaurant on the East Side, near Airport and Manor, with great tacos, tortas, and juices.
August 31, 2023
Sa-Tén is a Japanese-inspired coffee shop and cafe at Canopy in East Austin.
August 28, 2023
Bennu is an eclectic coffee shop in East Austin open 24/7.
Vixen's Wedding is a Goan restaurant at the base of the Arrive Hotel on East 6th Street.
August 24, 2023
Fabrik is a vegan tasting menu restaurant in East Austin.
August 18, 2023
Lynny’s is a breakfast and lunch trailer near 7th and Springdale selling things like biscuits, parfaits, sandwiches, plus coffee and espresso.
August 17, 2023
Intero is a romantic Italian restaurant on East Cesar Chavez serving excellent pasta and housemade chocolates.
August 14, 2023
Il Brutto is a sleek, modern Italian restaurant in East Austin with handmade pasta and a large selection of amari.
August 2, 2023
IYKYK is a rooftop bar at the Inn Cahoots complex in East Austin.
Comadre Panaderia is a bakery in East Austin that sells conchas, empanadas, and other baked goods on the weekends.
July 28, 2023
Holiday on East 7th is equal parts cocktail bar and cafe, with a massive patio.
July 26, 2023
Color Cafe is a trailer selling helados, tea, and coffee on East MLK.
July 25, 2023