11 "Small Plates" restaurants in Austin.
Kemuri Tatsu-ya is serving Japanese/barbecue/Tex-Mex fusion in East Austin, and it’s one of the greatest meals you can have in the city right now.
Emmer & Rye’s seasonal small plates and beautiful space make it one of the better places for a special occasion dinner.
June’s All Day is a cool, casual cafe on South Congress we endorse for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and drinks.
Odd Duck is an excellent Southern restaurant serving sophisticated food without any stuffiness.
You don’t have to go to Uchi to get great raw fish. Komé is a reasonably-priced, high-quality alternative.
Kalimotxo is the downtown Spanish-inspired bar serving pintxos from the people behind Emmer & Rye.
Vino Vino is, unsurprisingly, great for a glass of wine, especially since the Hyde Park spot is never too crowded and has a casual, comfortable feel.
Aviary Wine and Kitchen on South Lamar is the perfect spot to bring a first date, or catch up with a friend over a glass of wine and small plates.
Head to The Brewer’s Table way down East Fifth for a wide variety of beers, a big patio space, and plenty of food that pairs well with a few pints.
Suerte is an upscale Mexican spot on East Sixth that makes their own masa and is one of the most exciting new spots in Austin.