AUSTIN, TEXAS

Image courtesy of Denver Dunlap Real Estate

Image courtesy of Denver Dunlap Real Estate

 

Ranked as the world’s top tech city, Austin, Texas, is also home to an ever-expanding music and arts scene, and is fast becoming a culinary hub which boasts numerous world-renowned chefs. With its rich history and unique culture, Austin has earned a reputation as one of the most vibrant cities and top visitor destinations in the country. From world-class music festivals to top-notch accommodations, Austin offers a travel experience like no other.

 

 
 

DINING & NIGHTLIFE

FRANKLIN BARBECUE
900 East 11th Street
Long lines form early for brisket, pulled pork and other smoked meats at this lunch-only spot.


MATTIE'S
811 West Live Oak Street
Brunch and special-occasion dining in a 19th-century home with antique-chic lounge, bar, and patio areas.


APIS RESTAURANT & APIARY
23526 TX-71
Upscale New American menus get a boost from honey made in the backyard of this eatery and honey shop.

VINO VINO
4119 Guadalupe Street
Extensive selection of wines and craft cocktails in a casual hangout with DJs and paella Sunday.

UCHI
801 South Lamar Boulevard
Sushi plus creative hot and cold dishes from chef Tyson Cole in a stylish, sophisticated setting.


JEFFREY'S
1204 West Lynn Street
Posh fine-dining icon featuring upscale New American cuisine in a tony setting plus an active bar.



STILES SWITCH
6610 North Lamar Boulevard
BBQ joint in Violet Crown shopping center for smoked meats and local draft beer amid old-school decor.

WHISLER'S
1816 East 6th Street
Rustic-chic watering hole featuring handcrafted cocktails and a patio with frequent live music shows.

TINY BOXWOODS
1503 West 35th Street
Upscale garden cafe with open, airy vibe serving American fare and famed chocolate chip cookies.

ATX COCINA
110 San Antonio Street, Suite 170
Modern Mexican fare including seafood, mezcal, and tequila cocktails anchor this upscale eatery.

SEVEN GRAND
405 East 7th Street
Masculine watering hole with hunting lodge vibes, crafted cocktail, and a massive whiskey selection.

LA BARBECUE
2027 East Cesar Chavez Street
Female owned BBQ spot with long lines that are worth the wait.

 

OLAMAIE
1610 San Antonio Street
Southern fare is elevated with farm-fresh ingredients and modern plating in elegant refurbished home.


KITTY COHEN'S
2211 Webberville Road
Retro bar offering specialty drinks and punches, plus a spacious yard with shaded poolside seating.


 
 

ARTS & CULTURE

MEXIC-ARTE MUSEUM
419 Congress Avenue
Fine arts museum with a mission to enrich and educate the community through the presentation and promotion of traditional and contemporary Mexican and Latino art and culture. 

MOUNT BONNELL
3800 Mount Bonnell Drive
Also known as Covert Park, is a prominent point alongside the Lake Austin portion of the Colorado River.

BULLOCK TEXAS STATE HISTORY MUSEUM
1800 Congress Avenue
History museum owned by the Texas State Preservation Board that tells the Story of Texas.

 


THE CONTINENTAL CLUB
1315 South Congress Avenue
Rock, country, jazz, and blues acts, national and local, are found at this legendary South Congress club.

ACL LIVE AT THE MOODY THEATER
310 West Willie Nelson Boulevard
Austin City Limits at the Moody Theater hosts diverse performers, from Belle & Sebastian to ZZ Top.


THE CONTEMPORARY AUSTIN
700 Congress Avenue
Texas' primary community art museum. 

ZIKER METROPOLITAN PARK
2100 Barton Springs Road
Zilker Metropolitan Park is a recreational area at the juncture of Barton Creek and the Colorado River that comprises over 350 acres of publicly owned land. 


ZACH THEATRE
202 South Lamar Boulevard
The oldest continuously active theatre company in Texas, and one of the ten oldest in the country.


 
 

HEALTH & WELLNESS

RON KING SALON
315 East Cesar Chavez Street
A luxurious salon with sumptuous setting, world-class hair services, and the best product lines on the market.

THE BARRE CODE
2300 South Lamar Boulevard
Combining cardio, strength training and restoration, The Barre Code has been called the most efficient and results driven fitness program

JOSE LUIS SALON
1717 West 6th Street
Fashion-forward hair salon offering all things hair, color, skin care, and makeup.

HEAT BOOTCAMP
2210 South 1st Street, Suite A
A combination of strength training, cardiovascular intervals, and core conditioning to give you the lean, toned body


 
 

HOTELS

FOUR SEASONS AUSTIN
98 San Jacinto Boulevard
Upscale hotel overlooking Lady Bird Lake with traditional rooms, saltwater pool, gardens, and a lakeside restaurant.

HOTEL ELLA
1900 Rio Grande Street
Boutique hotel set within a 1898 manor house boasting large rooms, outdoor pool, sculpture garden, and sophisticated restaurant.

HOTEL GRANDUCA AUSTIN
320 South Capital of Texas Highway
Palace-inspired hotel on a wooded hill with polished rooms, outdoor pools, and luxury spa.

KIMPTON HOTEL VAN ZANDT
605 Davis Street
Contemporary hotel with floor-to-ceiling rooms, rooftop pool, and 11 meeting rooms. 

W AUSTIN
200 Lavaca Street
Chic high-rise hotel located next to Austin City Limits with modern rooms, sun deck, pool, pet services, and a expansive lobby bar.


NEIGHBORHOOD NECESSITIES

WHOLE FOODS
525 North Lamar Boulevard

UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE
111 East 17th Street

URBAN WINE & LIQUOR
200 Congress Avenue

ST. DAVID'S MEDICAL CENTER
919 East 32nd Street

PEOPLES RX
3801 South Lamar Boulevard

AM/PM ANIMAL HOSPITAL
2239 South Lamar Boulevard

WELLS FARGO
1000 East 11th Street


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