Posts Tagged ‘river place

(map) This popular Houston chain just opened its first location in Austin, and chose a spot out West for the honors. Located near River Place, Black Walnut serves up burgers, sandwiches, salads and pastas, but also has an amazing focus on breakfast (more on that later). There’s an emphasis on making as many things in-house as […]

Rise & Shine Bakery

In: Eating

24 Sep 2012

(map) Yes, this prolific dessert emporium offers delicious cookies, cakes, brownies, cupcakes and lemon bars, but it’s much, much more than that. There are 10 kinds of kolaches, muffins, bagels, loaves of bread baked fresh every day, and a creative assortment of hot and cold

(map) Salsa’s is so new that they offer a semi-apology for any stumbles during their “soft opening,” but our experience was all good. From the opening tart, frosty house rita and trio of house-made salsas to the freshly made tamales, Salsa’s seems like

Coming Soon

In: Drinking|Eating

10 Aug 2012

(map) Salsa’s Mexican Cuisine says they’re opening August 17 with five specialty salsas and Tex-Mex food including smoked-chicken tamales. (map) Nik’s Italian Kitchen + Bar plans to open “in August,” serving creative twists on Italian classics, like artichoke spinach pasta and jalapeno-lime chicken parmesan. (map) A South Austin fave since 1970, La Fuente’s is remodeling […]

El Señor

In: Drinking|Eating

29 Aug 2011

UPDATE: closed (map) El Señor has been open just a month, but is making a name for itself with a creative take on interior-Mexican cuisine. Above, the cochinita pibil, pork marinated in red achiote and spices for a rich, complex flavor, then slow-cooked till tender. It’s served on a


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