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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Outdoor Event Space
“Zilker Park is where ACL happens, where a great Zilker Christmas Light Show is, where the Stevie Ray Vaughn bronze is. Close enough to Casa Willow and Holly Neighborhood. Google what is happening at Zilker when you come.”
  • 810 locals recommend
Pool
“6 miles. Springs Pool has been attracting all walks of life since its inception in 1837. You can always count on a place to swim at Barton Springs Pool, and you can also always count on the water being a brisk 68 degrees. If you haven’t been to Barton Springs Pool, go it's beautiful and the sound of children laughing coupled with Cicadas on a hot summer day will put you into a zen state of mind. ”
  • 970 locals recommend
Capitol Building
“The pink-granite building is the centerpiece of downtown Austin, perched on a hill at 12th Street and Congress Avenue. Free guided tours are held daily, starting in the South Foyer, but brochures are also available on the first floor for self-guided tours. The Texas Legislature meets every two years, so you’ll have to check the schedule if you want to see an actual session in progress.”
  • 442 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Some of the best BBQ in the world. They open at 11am and run out. Get there early (7am-ish) and be prepared to wait up to 4 hours. ”
  • 450 locals recommend
Cinema
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“Best movie theaters ever, all locations great! Come hungry and thirsty, buy tickets online ”
  • 433 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“3.8 miles. A great place to stop and grab a slice of pizza in the heart of South Congress Neighborhood. ~3 miles from Farmhouse”
  • 321 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“The first place I ever went two-stepping! The Continental Club is 100% classic Austin music venue on South Congress, and don't forget to check out the Continental Club Gallery upstairs which features live jazz!”
  • 406 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“The queso is bomb! But there’s honestly no wrong choice you can make at this place. Indulge! ”
  • 350 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“The supplemmetn street to 6th St. Its a newer area with bars next to each other. most having live music and all in a 2 block area. Also worth going there at night”
  • 329 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“3.8 miles. These burgers are amazing! The Llano poblano and the magic mushroom are two favorites of mine. They have gluten free buns! ”
  • 291 locals recommend
History Museum
“If you are interested in Texas history, this is w really cool museum. It also has an IMAX theater that shows cool documentaries and feature films.”
  • 232 locals recommend
Lake
“A must-do, this famous lake is home to a wide variety of outdoors activities. Pro tip: rent a kayak, paddle board, canoe or boat around sunset time to watch 1.5+ Million bats go out from under the South Congress bridge! You may also make a reservation at a bat sightseeing boat which includes a guided tour. ”
  • 364 locals recommend
Art Museum
“In January 2015, Ellsworth Kelly gifted the Blanton a design concept for his most monumental work: the first and only building the artist designed, as well as the last project before his death in December 2015. The stained glass in this building is super cool! One of Austin’s better museums. ”
  • 229 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“4 miles. A great dive bar/ honkey tonk with live country music and a hip upbeat vibe.”
  • 332 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Uchi is our favorite sushi restaurant. We'd highly recommend going for happy hour that starts at 5pm, but get there at 4:45pm to secure your spot! Otherwise, don't forget to make a reservation, this place is hopping!”
  • 299 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Rustic bar with handcrafted cocktails and outdoor seating. There's a good food truck,Thai Kun, there too ”
  • 241 locals recommend

Top restaurants

BBQ Restaurant
“Some of the best BBQ in the world. They open at 11am and run out. Get there early (7am-ish) and be prepared to wait up to 4 hours. ”
  • 450 locals recommend
Cinema
“Best movie theaters ever, all locations great! Come hungry and thirsty, buy tickets online ”
  • 433 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“3.8 miles. A great place to stop and grab a slice of pizza in the heart of South Congress Neighborhood. ~3 miles from Farmhouse”
  • 321 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“The queso is bomb! But there’s honestly no wrong choice you can make at this place. Indulge! ”
  • 350 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“3.8 miles. These burgers are amazing! The Llano poblano and the magic mushroom are two favorites of mine. They have gluten free buns! ”
  • 291 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“Uchi is our favorite sushi restaurant. We'd highly recommend going for happy hour that starts at 5pm, but get there at 4:45pm to secure your spot! Otherwise, don't forget to make a reservation, this place is hopping!”
  • 299 locals recommend
Diner
“Magnolia is open 24 hours but still serves up some killer dishes! Try the queso or enchiladas or go for breakfast anytime! ”
  • 190 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Located in a renovated historic home in the East Cesar Chavez neighborhood, Cenote specializes in high quality espresso and local fair trade coffees, but that isn't all this coffeehouse has to offer. The menu includes delicious pastries, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, salads and plenty of gluten-free options, all made with local organic ingredients. With great coffee, fresh food, and a comfortable atmosphere, Cenote is definitely worth checking out.”
  • 199 locals recommend

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