Hola, it’s 2023! The year has changed, but the question of foodies all over the world remains the same - Where should I eat now? Well, Austin's culinary scene has the answer for you and quite the delicious ones!

Have a look at the top mix of exciting restaurants and food services open in Austin in 2023.

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Barley Swine
Restaurant $
6555 Burnet Rd Suite 400, Austin TX, 78757
Barley Swine, a delightful culinary haven by the celebrated chef, Bryce Gilmore, is a contemporary gastropub serving a seasonal tasting menu. Try its à la carte offerings with a notable selection of wine or beer.
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506 West Ave, Austin TX, 78701
Whether you’re carving tacos, burgers, or wings, Irene’s promises delectable taste with tons of fun. Make a stop here in the evening and chill on their outdoor patio with their great drink selections.
Gloria's Latin Cuisine
Bar & Restaurant
300 W 6th St, Ste 100, Austin Tx, 78701
If you fancy authentic Latin cuisine, Gloria’s is sure to blow your mind. With flavorful food, an extensive drink menu, and specialty drinks, it’ll quickly become your favorite. We recommend joining the salsa dance after dinner.
Taquero Mucho
Bar & Restaurant
508 West Avenue, Austin TX, 78701
Get all dolled up for this Instagrammable taco spot on West Avenue. Beautiful interiors, a warm setting, and a truly delicious menu will win over your heart. Try their pink tacos and cocktails.
40 North
Restaurant $$
900 W 10th St, Austin TX, 78703
Pizza lovers, it’s a disservice to your taste buds if you don’t have 40 North on your foodie bucket list. A small joint, but serves a variety of pizzas with perfectly crisp crusts, exotic flavors, and filling cheese toppings.
Old Thousand
Restaurant $
1000 E 11th St Ste 150, Austin TX, 78702
Old Thousand is a hipster Chinese restaurant that’s serving the traditional home-style taste of Austin. Whether you want American-Chinese classics or a fusion taste with fine cocktails, Old Thousand is a jack of all trades.
Honey Moon Spirit Lounge
Restaurant $$
624 W 34th St., Austin TX, 78705
Looking for a cozy yet happening dinner date night shelter? This decadent French-inspired house, designed with chic antiques and velvet walls, will make a perfect spot for delicious food and drinks.
4801 Burnet Rd., Austin TX, 78756
Need something healthy in your tummy? Visit Picnik - a chic new space on South First offering plant-based goodness on your plate with a mission to make real food inclusive and accessible to all.
Lamberts Downtown Barbecue
Restaurant $$
401 W 2nd St, Austin TX, 78701
Lamberts is home to one of the best barbeques in the whole of Austin. Causal and happening, this restaurant in the restored Historic Schneider Brothers Building serves up inventive BBQ, modern Texas cooking, and cocktails.
Swift's Attic
Bar & Restaurant $
315 Congress Ave, Austin TX, 78701
Creative, whimsical, and delicious - that’s how Swift’s Attic defines itself. Try the farm-to-table menu, innovative craft cocktails, and draft beers in this historical building on Congress.