2016 City Guide: Best Places to Eat in Austin

Looking for the best restaurants in Austin? With so many delicious options, sometimes it’s hard to decide where to eat. To help you find the very best places to eat in Austin, we created this comprehensive food guide… now updated for 2016!

Welcome to the Austin Food Blogger Alliance’s City Guide, a list of the best places to eat in Austin made for and by food lovers. If you want to discover the best Mexican, Chinese, Indian or BBQ in Austin, we’ve got you covered. Or maybe you’re looking for great queso, ramen, cocktails, or fried chicken in the city. We have guides for those too! Here, you can also find great spots for food downtown, in East Austin, or in the surrounding suburbs and town.

Best places to eat in austin

Whether you’re visiting ATX for a weekend or if you’re a longtime local, our list of great food and drink in Austin can help you discover great restaurants and dishes around the city. Check out all of the individual guides below, and keep the conversation going by using the hashtag #ATXBestEats.

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Thanks for checking out the 2016 edition of the City Guide, which was created by members of the Austin Food Bloggers Alliance. Please show them some love by visiting, commenting on, and sharing their posts. Also, to learn more about great eats in Austin, make sure to check out the hashtag #ATXBestEats all year round to discover even more delicious food in Austin.

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Best places to eat in Austin 2016