Austin never has a shortage of exciting new restaurants and that continues to be true as we welcome a new season! From Texas barbecue with an Egyptian influence to coastal Mexican flavors, we’ve rounded up Austin’s newest batch of restaurants.
Bamboo House Austin | The mega-popular Houston Chinese restaurant made its Austin debut, bringing along its ever-so-famous crispy Peking duck, plus other Sichuan specialties, to the Crestview neighborhood.
7010 Easy Wind Dr #100 | 682.428.7846
Bisous | The Vietnamese comfort food truck from former Foreign & Domestic chef recently opened in front of Gibson Bar. It serves Southern-Vietnamese fusion dishes like fried catfish with fresh herbs, rice bowls and bao, and thit kho.
1109 S Lamar Blvd | 737.808.6468
Bulevar Mexican Kitchen | Bulevar celebrates the simple pleasures of premium seafood, prime steaks, organic chicken and heirloom vegetables cooked over live coals and shared around the family table.
9400 Arboretum Blvd | 512.377.9877
Choo Sando | Japanese sushi and sandwich pop-up Choo Sando opened a permanent shop in Brentwood offering to-go sandwiches like tamago (Japanese-style egg salad), lobster, or fruit sandwiches, as well as omakase by preorder.
5222 Burnet Rd #535
Este | From the Suerte team, this new coastal Mexican restaurant celebrates fresh seafood, Mexican flavors, and charcoal cooking.
2113 Manor Rd | 512.522.4047
Honey Pig | East Coast Korean barbecue chain Honey Pig opened its first Austin location which offers grill-it-yourself brisket, and bulgogi, with other dishes like noodles, soups, and bibimbap.
11301 Lakeline Blvd #7 | 512.358.1307
KG BBQ | This Texas barbecue spot with Egyptian influences just opened their permanent location on Manor Road. Look for lamb bacon ribs, grilled chicken kebabs, pink potato salad, and bowls.
3108 Manor Rd | 512.586.9624
Koko’s Bavarian | Located in east Austin, this new German Texan brewery and beer hall features a full bar with sausages, pretzels, and more.
4715 E 5th St | 512.428.4177
Local Foods | Located in the 2nd Street District this cafe is passionate about creating amazingly fresh, hyper-seasonal, and just plain great dishes made from scratch every day with the best local ingredients.
454 W 2nd St
Maie Day | This new restaurant, located in the South Congress Hotel, embraces all of the things people love about steakhouses: great steaks, sides and cocktails, but with its own South Congress style – casual, lively, and always a party.
1603 S Congress Ave | 512.942.0823
Marufuku Ramen | San Francisco’s best ramen restaurant just opened a location in Mueller! Marufuku focus on Hakata-style tonkotsu ramen served with varying spice levels.
1900 Aldrich St #180 | 512.503.5003
Proud Mary Coffee | Australian all-day cafe, Proud Mary, just opened in South Austin and offers ricotta pancakes, avocado toast, excellent coffee, and more.
Rosie’s Wine Bar | An intimate, lively wine bar located off Blanco Street behind Howards Bar & Club with an eclectic rotating wine list that features bottles from around the world with an emphasis on natural winemaking from unique terroirs and small producers.
1130 W 6th St
Sweet Memes | Located on South Congress, Sweet Memes is dedicated to creating a unique and innovative new-style tea beverage and dessert experience.
3801 S Congress Ave #109 | 512.893.3389
Vintage Bookstore and Wine Bar | Equal parts independent bookstore and friendly neighborhood wine bar, Vintage will help you discover new books while enjoy great wine and delicious snacks.