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Our 15 Favorite Dishes in Austin

Austin shows us that there's more to the Lone Star State than Tex-Mex and red meat. Make no mistake, however, Austin does both of those things really well. Yet, as the fastest growing large city in the country, Austin has seen culinary influences introduced from a wide range of sources. Our 15 favorite dishes range from Asian-inspired beets to good old-fashioned pizza.

Appetizers

Fonda San Miguel

Entrées

don juan + chips + salsa = best

beet home fries

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Desserts

Amy's at the Airport

Drinks

mexican martini

Where Can I Find All of These Tasty Treats?

Behold; we've created a treasure map of Austin's culinary goods.

(featured image via waytru, CC)