13 of the best places to bring your kids.
November 1, 2018
North UniversityCentral Austin
South LamarSouth Austin
La Fruta Feliz is a Mexican restaurant on the East Side, near Airport and Manor, with great tacos, tortas, and juices.
August 31, 2023
Sammataro is a trailer on East 12th that makes Brooklyn-style pies.
June 29, 2023
Sip Pho is one of the best spots to get pho near UT.
April 28, 2023
Quail CreekNorth LamarNorth Austin
The Chinese restaurant Julie’s Noodles in North Austin is best known for their handmade noodles and beef noodle soup and dumplings.
April 13, 2023
Little Wu is a Chinese noodle spot at the Fareground food hall in Downtown Austin.
December 13, 2022
Loro is an Asian smokehouse from the teams behind Franklin Barbecue and Uchi. And yes, it’s exactly as great as you’d expect.
August 17, 2022
South AustinSouth Congress
Huckleberry is a trailer parked at Still Austin Whiskey Co. in South Austin. Their menu highlights ingredients from local farms and the Gulf Coast.
August 8, 2022
South CongressSouth Austin
Chapulin Cantina is a Oaxacan restaurant on South Congress with a broad menu that includes ceviches, tostadas, tlayudas, moles, and huge assortment of large format dishes.
August 4, 2022
Cosmic Coffee is a coffee shop and bar with a huge patio where you can bring your dog and eat great barbecue from Leroy and Lewis.
May 24, 2022
Baklava House is a Mediterranean bakery/pastry shop on North Lamar.
April 18, 2022
Terry Black’s on Barton Springs has a big patio and serves some the best barbecue in Austin.
April 11, 2022
Stiles Switch serves the best barbecue in Central Austin, hands down.
The Mexican food truck Paprika ATX in the Highland neighborhood serves great tacos and tortas.
March 15, 2022
The second location of Fresa’s is even better than the original.
A great, easy option for everything from hangover meal to weeknight dinner.
Hillside Farmacy is just as excellent as it is attractive.
Jacoby’s is the kind of place people outside of Texas dream about. The food isn’t life-changing, but the huge backyard and charm make up for it.
Originally a food truck, Shishman Mediterranean Grill is a newish brick and mortar location right by the Crestview station.
September 3, 2020
The Backspace is the second location of the Neapolitan pizzeria - the original is downtown, this location is on West Anderson Lane.
August 5, 2020
Slab BBQ on Research Boulevard is a chill, inexpensive North Austin barbecue spot that creatively mashes up different barbecue styles.
July 31, 2020
Hoover’s Cooking is a Texan/Southern comfort food spot in East Austin.
July 16, 2020
TopGolf in North Austin is a 3-story driving range where you could work on your short game just long enough to justify a drink at their bar.
February 21, 2019
Top Notch is an old-school place in Crestview where you’ll head for burgers and a large serving of both tater tots and nostalgia.
Central AustinThe Triangle
Hopdoddy has a long menu of burgers and fries and has locations all over Austin, but their Triangle location is a little quieter.