While Loca D’Oro falls on the modern end of the Italian spectrum, Red Ash is definitely a more classic experience. Right in the middle of downtown, the space might look industrial, but the food is traditional - and some of the best Italian stuff we’ve found in this town. Get the roasted vine tomatoes and burrata (with a side of hot & crispy country bread) and the osso buco Milanese and it’ll suddenly become clear what Austin’s been missing out on.
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TLV is an Israeli street food spot in Fareground Market from the team behind one of our favorite restaurants, Emmer and Rye.
The downtown location of Epoch Coffee is a modern experience – all glass, concrete, and blonde wood.
Rio Rooftop Bar
Rio is a downtown rooftop with cabanas, a pool, and bottle service. You will find a lot of bachelor and bachelorette parties here.
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If you want some excellent homemade pasta, but don’t feel like spending a fortune, go to Patrizi’s on Manor.
Head to Vespaio on South Congress to celebrate with great - but expensive - Italian food, or head to Enoteca Vespaio next door for a more casual night
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