Guidebook for Austin

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Guidebook for Austin

Food Scene
A bakery with great cinnamon rolls. Some think that this is the best bakery in Austin. I would probably agree. http://uppercrustbakery.com
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Upper Crust Bakery
4508 Burnet Road
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A bakery with great cinnamon rolls. Some think that this is the best bakery in Austin. I would probably agree. http://uppercrustbakery.com
I think they have the best tacos in town. Only open for breakfast and lunch.
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Tacodeli
4200 North Lamar Boulevard
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I think they have the best tacos in town. Only open for breakfast and lunch.
A coffee shop with free wifi. A chill spot, both single and group seating and comfortable chairs. http://www.monkeynestcoffee.com
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Monkey Nest Coffee
5353 Burnet Road
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A coffee shop with free wifi. A chill spot, both single and group seating and comfortable chairs. http://www.monkeynestcoffee.com
A 24hr restaurant known for their breakfasts and pancakes. This is a legendary Austin cafe right in my neighborhood.
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Kerbey Lane Cafe - Central
3704 Kerbey Lane
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A 24hr restaurant known for their breakfasts and pancakes. This is a legendary Austin cafe right in my neighborhood.
A nice Italian restaurant and reasonably priced. The portions are large so bring your appetite.
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Mandola's Italian Kitchen
4700 West Guadalupe Street
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A nice Italian restaurant and reasonably priced. The portions are large so bring your appetite.
A coffee shop with a very subdued atmosphere. No wifi.
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Pacha Organic Cafe
4618 Burnet Road
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A coffee shop with a very subdued atmosphere. No wifi.
A Starbucks to get your fix
Starbucks
4400 North Lamar Boulevard
A Starbucks to get your fix
An Indian vegetarian and vegan restaurant.
Maoz Vegetarian
4601 North Lamar Boulevard
An Indian vegetarian and vegan restaurant.
A build your own sandwich shop.
Which Wich Superior Sandwiches
4700 West Guadalupe Street
A build your own sandwich shop.
A frozen yogurt shop with the tart, not overly sweet yogurt.
Yogurt Planet
4601 North Lamar Boulevard
A frozen yogurt shop with the tart, not overly sweet yogurt.
A smoothie shop
Smoothie King
A smoothie shop
A lively 24hr neighborhood coffee cafe which many feel is one of the best in Austin. A student hangout so it is often bustling with activity. Free wifi. http://www.epochcoffee.com
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Epoch Coffee
221 West North Loop Boulevard
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A lively 24hr neighborhood coffee cafe which many feel is one of the best in Austin. A student hangout so it is often bustling with activity. Free wifi. http://www.epochcoffee.com
An Austin landmark bistro. Open late and fantastic cakes, pastries and desserts.
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Chez Zee American Bistro
5406 Balcones Drive
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An Austin landmark bistro. Open late and fantastic cakes, pastries and desserts.
Wine and dine restaurant. This restaurant has a little of a New York City vibe.
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Vino Vino
4119 Guadalupe St
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Wine and dine restaurant. This restaurant has a little of a New York City vibe.
A local ramen restaurant serving up some traditional and some modern bowls of ramen noodles.
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Michi Ramen
6519 North Lamar Boulevard
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A local ramen restaurant serving up some traditional and some modern bowls of ramen noodles.
A modern sushi restaurant that is perhaps one of the best in Austin.
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Restaurant Uchiko
4200 North Lamar Boulevard
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A modern sushi restaurant that is perhaps one of the best in Austin.
A uniquely Austin fast casual restaurant that serves fusion Korean/BBQ/Mexican food.
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Chi'Lantro
5222 Burnet Rd
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A uniquely Austin fast casual restaurant that serves fusion Korean/BBQ/Mexican food.
A legendary Texas BBQ joint. The original location is in the small town of Lockhart, Texas, but their new location is right in the middle of Austin.
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Terry Black's Barbecue
1003 Barton Springs Road
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A legendary Texas BBQ joint. The original location is in the small town of Lockhart, Texas, but their new location is right in the middle of Austin.
A legendary BBQ joint. You'll need to line up at before 9am to get in the door when they open at 11am for a chance at eating some of the best BBQ in the country.
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Franklin Barbecue
900 East 11th Street
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A legendary BBQ joint. You'll need to line up at before 9am to get in the door when they open at 11am for a chance at eating some of the best BBQ in the country.
Everything Else
A 24hr pharmacy and convenience store.
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Walgreens
4501 Guadalupe Street
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A 24hr pharmacy and convenience store.
A public library with free wifi. Open Mon-Thurs and Sat.
Yarborough Library
2200 Hancock Drive
A public library with free wifi. Open Mon-Thurs and Sat.
A Chase bank and 24hr ATM
Chase Bank
4601 North Lamar Boulevard
A Chase bank and 24hr ATM
A full service hospital, just in case.
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Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin
1201 West 38th Street
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A full service hospital, just in case.
The University of Texas campus has interesting architecture, lectures and many campus stores and restaurants. Free tours. http://www.utexas.edu/about-ut/campus-tours
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Université du Texas à Austin
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The University of Texas campus has interesting architecture, lectures and many campus stores and restaurants. Free tours. http://www.utexas.edu/about-ut/campus-tours
Offering a comprehensive menu of massage and wellness spa services.
Myo Massage, Acupuncture and Movement
4616 Triangle Avenue
Offering a comprehensive menu of massage and wellness spa services.
Convenient, speedy service, at competitive prices, for all of your dry cleaning, laundering, and pressing needs or wants. Includes professional alterations, leather, and household items services.
Mesa Cleaners
4700 West Guadalupe Street
Convenient, speedy service, at competitive prices, for all of your dry cleaning, laundering, and pressing needs or wants. Includes professional alterations, leather, and household items services.
A US Post Office
United States Postal Service
3507 North Lamar Boulevard
A US Post Office
Essentials
A gourmet supermarket and cafe. Lots of organic food and snacks. http://www.centralmarket.com
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Central Market
4001 North Lamar Boulevard
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A gourmet supermarket and cafe. Lots of organic food and snacks. http://www.centralmarket.com
A small convenience store
Around the Corner Store
2321 West North Loop Boulevard
A small convenience store
A Texas supermarket with regular and organic produce.
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H-E-B
5808 Burnet Road
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A Texas supermarket with regular and organic produce.
A supermarket with regular and organic produce.
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Randalls Pharmacy
1500 West 35th Street
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A supermarket with regular and organic produce.
The Whole Foods flagship store and supermarket with gourmet food and groceries. Pick up supplies for a picnic in Zilker Park.
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Whole Foods Market
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The Whole Foods flagship store and supermarket with gourmet food and groceries. Pick up supplies for a picnic in Zilker Park.
Austin Farmer's Market is a local market with organic produce and goods. Only on Sat from 9am-1pm.
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SFC Farmers' Market Downtown
422 Guadalupe Street
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Austin Farmer's Market is a local market with organic produce and goods. Only on Sat from 9am-1pm.
Drinks & Nightlife
A neighborhood pub with lots of character. There is often a unique food trailer pulled alongside the outdoor seating area where you can buy some food. http://www.draughthouse.com
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Draught House Pub & Brewery
4112 Medical Parkway
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A neighborhood pub with lots of character. There is often a unique food trailer pulled alongside the outdoor seating area where you can buy some food. http://www.draughthouse.com
A neighborhood dive bar with chicken shit bingo on Sundays at 4pm. http://www.yelp.com/biz/ginnys-little-longhorn-saloon-austin
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The Little Longhorn Saloon
5434 Burnet Road
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A neighborhood dive bar with chicken shit bingo on Sundays at 4pm. http://www.yelp.com/biz/ginnys-little-longhorn-saloon-austin
A trendy street with bars, microbreweries, clubs, food trailers and cafes. Best after 9pm on a Thursday, Friday or Saturday.
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Rainey Street
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A trendy street with bars, microbreweries, clubs, food trailers and cafes. Best after 9pm on a Thursday, Friday or Saturday.
A legendary honky-tonk (country dance) bar. A true Texas experience. http://www.brokenspokeaustintx.com
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Broken Spoke
3201 South Lamar Boulevard
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A legendary honky-tonk (country dance) bar. A true Texas experience. http://www.brokenspokeaustintx.com
This is a great neighborhood gourmet pizza restaurant and microbrewery with a large selection of beers. All of their ingredients are high quality. Indoor and outdoor seating
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Pinthouse Pizza
4729 Burnet Road
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This is a great neighborhood gourmet pizza restaurant and microbrewery with a large selection of beers. All of their ingredients are high quality. Indoor and outdoor seating
Arts & Culture
Austin Museum of Art Laguna Gloria Arthouse. A small museum tucked in a nearby neighborhood.
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The Contemporary Austin - Laguna Gloria
3809 West 35th Street
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Austin Museum of Art Laguna Gloria Arthouse. A small museum tucked in a nearby neighborhood.
An urban park with walls covered in graffiti. Some walls are artistic and some are just tagging. You can buy a can a spray paint and leave your mark on Austin.
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Graffiti Park at Castle Hill
1008 Baylor Street
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An urban park with walls covered in graffiti. Some walls are artistic and some are just tagging. You can buy a can a spray paint and leave your mark on Austin.
Concert venue. Outside sits a statue of local music legend Willie Nelson.
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ACL Live
310 West Willie Nelson Boulevard
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Concert venue. Outside sits a statue of local music legend Willie Nelson.
An archive and museum with a unique collection of photography, films and documents. See the first photo ever taken and an original copy of the Gutenburg Bible. Admission is always free
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Harry Ransom Center
300 West 21st Street
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An archive and museum with a unique collection of photography, films and documents. See the first photo ever taken and an original copy of the Gutenburg Bible. Admission is always free
A fine arts museum. This can not compare to museums in New York, London or Paris, but it does have a bit of Texas flair. Admission is free every Thursday.
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Musée d'Art Blanton
200 East Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
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A fine arts museum. This can not compare to museums in New York, London or Paris, but it does have a bit of Texas flair. Admission is free every Thursday.
Our huge modern library
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Austin Central Library, Austin Public Library
710 W Cesar Chavez St
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Our huge modern library
Parks & Nature
The Shoal Creek trail is a nice greenspace for hiking, biking and running. It is one block away and passes by the Univ. of Texas, Downtown and Town Lake.
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Shoal Creek Trail
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The Shoal Creek trail is a nice greenspace for hiking, biking and running. It is one block away and passes by the Univ. of Texas, Downtown and Town Lake.
A natural spring fed swimming hole in the middle of Zilker Park. The water stays about 70F/21C year round. Changing room on the premises. http://austintexas.gov/department/barton-springs-pool
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Barton Springs Municipal Pool
2131 William Barton Drive
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A natural spring fed swimming hole in the middle of Zilker Park. The water stays about 70F/21C year round. Changing room on the premises. http://austintexas.gov/department/barton-springs-pool
An iconic wildflower center with gardens, educational talks and a gift shop.
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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Avenue
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An iconic wildflower center with gardens, educational talks and a gift shop.
Sightseeing
The Texas Capitol is a historic government building recognized as one of the nation's most distinguished state capitols. Free tours every 30 minutes http://www.tspb.state.tx.us/spb/capitol/texcap.htm
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Capitole de l'État du Texas
1100 Congress Avenue
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The Texas Capitol is a historic government building recognized as one of the nation's most distinguished state capitols. Free tours every 30 minutes http://www.tspb.state.tx.us/spb/capitol/texcap.htm
Downtown Austin has many businesses, restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, bars and street art pieces. It's about 10 minutes away by car, 30 minutes away by bike or bus.
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Downtown
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Downtown Austin has many businesses, restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, bars and street art pieces. It's about 10 minutes away by car, 30 minutes away by bike or bus.
A statue of musician Stevie Ray Vaughan along Auditorium Shores Park and the hike and bike trail. It is a popular location to take photos of the Austin skyline.
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Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue
Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail
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A statue of musician Stevie Ray Vaughan along Auditorium Shores Park and the hike and bike trail. It is a popular location to take photos of the Austin skyline.
6th St. is the center of the entertainment district. The Visitor Center is located at 6th & Brazos and offers free tours. http://www.austintexas.org/visit/plan-your-trip/historic-walking-tours/
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Austin Visitor Center
602 East 4th Street
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6th St. is the center of the entertainment district. The Visitor Center is located at 6th & Brazos and offers free tours. http://www.austintexas.org/visit/plan-your-trip/historic-walking-tours/
A city park with a scenic view of the city skyline, Colorado River and west lake area. There are about 100 stairs that you need to climb to reach the top. After, Check out Mayfield Park to see some live peacocks.
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Mount Bonnell
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A city park with a scenic view of the city skyline, Colorado River and west lake area. There are about 100 stairs that you need to climb to reach the top. After, Check out Mayfield Park to see some live peacocks.
A small little park with gardens and peacocks. Check it out after visiting Mount Bonnell.
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Mayfield Park and Nature Preserve
3505 West 35th Street
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A small little park with gardens and peacocks. Check it out after visiting Mount Bonnell.
A hike and bike trail that runs through the middle of town. A great place for a morning or afternoon walk or run. Lots of places to people watch.
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Lady Bird Lake Trail
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A hike and bike trail that runs through the middle of town. A great place for a morning or afternoon walk or run. Lots of places to people watch.
A bridge that links North and South Congress and some might say new and old Austin. In the summer at dusk millions of bats flock from under the bridge and hundreds of tourist watch.
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Congress Avenue Bridge
South Congress Avenue
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A bridge that links North and South Congress and some might say new and old Austin. In the summer at dusk millions of bats flock from under the bridge and hundreds of tourist watch.