In the AT&T Center

The Carillon On the hotel side; a convenient option for higher-end dining and a lunch buffet - 1900 University Ave., ATX 78705

Gabriel's Cafe On the hotel side; casual salads, burgers and sandwiches-1900 University Ave., ATX 78705

Moontower Cafe New! Located on the first floor of Rowling Hall (connects to the conference Center on the M1 level). Quick counter service.


Arturo's Bakery & Cafe Casual Healthy breakfast & lunch spot with tacos, sandwiches & salads - 314 W. 17th St., ATX 78701

Austin Land & Cattle ALC Steaks in a relaxed atmosphere - 1205 N. Lamar Blvd., ATX 78703

The Carillon In the AT&T Conference Center Hotel, the convenient option for high-end dining - 1900 University Ave., ATX 78705

Clay Pit Contemporary Indian menu - 1601 Guadalupe St., ATX 78701

Coco's Cafe Bubble tea and Taiwanese menu - 1910 Guadalupe St., ATX 78705

El Mercado Nearby Tex-mex, can accommodate large parties - 1702 Lavaca St., ATX 78701

Kerbey Lane Homegrown diner-style food, open 24 hours - 2606 Guadalupe St., ATX 78705

Olamaie Modern Southern menu in polished space - 1610 San Antonio St., ATX 78701

Pluckers Best chicken wings in the nation, sports bar, grill offering wings, burgers & more, plus trivia & bingo nights!   2222 Rio Grande Austin, TX 78705

Ruby's BBQ Authentic Anthony Bourdain-approved Texan BBQ just north of campus - 512 W. 29th St., ATX 78705

Spider House Cafe Legendary hotspot/music since 1995, patio bar & cafe offering cocktails/artisan inspired menu tacos, sandwiches & salads - 2906 Fruth St., ATX 78705

Scholz Garten Historic biergarten with BBQ, German plates, & burgers - 1607 San Jacinto Blvd., ATX 78701

Texas Chili Parlor Since 1976, Texas style chili, amazing enchiladas, & big juicy burgers - 1409 Lavaca St., ATX 78701

Texas French Bread Bakery cafe with creative bistro fare - 2900 Rio Grande St., ATX 78705

Torchy's Tacos Award-winning hot sauce & inventive tacos - 2801 Guadalupe St., ATX 78705

Favorite spots for drinks near campus - Trudy's - 409 W 30th St., ATX 78705, Hole in the Wall2538 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705

Of course Austin is known for it's funky roadside collection of food trucks/food trailer parks found all around town and provides many options if your group cannot agree - - South Austin - S. 1st Street 78704 is the most notable.

If you are looking for more cost effective and quick eats & restaurants within walking distance of AT&T Conference Ctr., CLICK HERE for listing.


24 Diner Traditional locally sourced diner fare with an exciting & upscale twist - 600 N. Lamar Blvd., ATX 78703

Bangers Abundant sausages inside a rustic-chic cottage or outside in a leafy beer garden - 79 Rainey St., ATX 78701

Bouldin Creek Cafe Eco-friendly, bohemian cafe offering hearty meatless meals, coffees & a rotating monthly art show - 1900 S. 1st St., ATX 78704

Casa Columbia Only authentic Colombian restaurant - 2409 E. 7th St., ATX 78702

Chilantro Korean barbecue, home of the original kimchi fries - 823 Congress Ave., Austin, Texas 78701

Cisco's Iconic part of Austin's history located in East Austin, breakfast faves at this daytime institution includes migas & biscuits - Oh my the biscuits! - 1511 E. 6th St., ATX 78702

Eastside Cafe Growing their own veggies at this eatery serving simple, seasonal food in a bungalow, vegetarian friendly & gluten free - 2113 Manor Rd., ATX 78722

Hula Hut Tex-mex Polynesian east tacos, fajitas & luau platters plus tropical cocktails under a thatched-roof pier with lake views - 3825 Lake Austin Blvd., ATX 78703

Juan in a Million - East side tradition serves Mexican food and known for "Don Juan Taco" also featured on "Man vs. Food" - 2300 E. Cesar Chavez St., ATX 78702

Justine's Brasserie East Austin hot spot is a “true French brasserie" serving steaks & snails plus wine & cocktails in a little bungalow with a light-strung patio - 4710 E. 5th St., ATX 78702

LaCondesa Innovative” takes on Mexican street food and an “impressive” cocktail menu delight diners - 400 W. 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

Lamberts Fancy BBQ & meaty fare in a refurbished general store with an upstairs bar with live music - 401 W. 2nd St., ATX 78701

Magnolia Cafe American “home-cooking” menu, from tons of vegan/vegetarian/gluten free options to Tex-mex to pancakes that fans dream about - 1920 S. Congress Ave., ATX and 2304 Lake Austin Blvd., ATX 78703

Maiko Sushi Lounge - Japanese menu with Western influences from sushi to hanger steak - 311 W. 6th St., ATX 78701

Mi Madre's Fresh housemade food such as popular breakfast tacos served in a casual dining room or patio - 2201 Manor Rd., ATX 78722

Midori Sushi Reliably yummy sushi in North Austin - 13435 Research Blvd. #301, ATX 78750

Mother's Cafe Vegan/vegetarian favorites, soups, enchiladas, veggie burgers & desserts - 4215 Duval St., ATX 78751

Moonshine Austin fave beloved for its Southern‑American fare with modern flair - best grits in town! - 303 Red River St., ATX 78701

Mr. Natural Vegatarian/vegan/gluten free simply delicious with two locations - 2414 S. Lamar Blvd., ATX 78704 and 1901 E. Cesar Chavez St., ATX 78702

Perlas Fish, oysters & surf 'n' turf are dished at this laid-back spot with an open kitchen shaded patio - 1400 S. Congress Ave., ATX 78704

Most popular takes on Tex-Mex - Chuy's - 1728 Barton Springs Rd., ATX 78704  * Guero's - 1412 S. Congress Ave., ATX 78704 * Polvo's - 2004 S. 1st St., ATX 78704 

Ranch 616 Texana oddities adorn buzzy hangout serving Southwestern - 616 Nueces St., ATX 78701

Salt Lick Bar-B-Que A Hill country institution. BYOB family-style barbeque - 18300 FM 1826, Driftwood, TX 78619

Shady Grove Casual spot with a big patio under pecan trees – Tex-mex, burgers, plus live music - 1624 Barton Springs Rd., ATX 78704

Slake Cafe Satisfy a craving, quench hunger & thirst!  Whole roasted meats, sides from fresh vegetables, homemade breads and desserts - 120 E. 7th St., ATX 78701

Stubb's Legendary BBQ and live music venue - 801 Red River St., ATX 78701

Sway Curries, seafood & creative desserts draw fans to this hip open kitchen Thai eatery - 1417 S. 1st St., ATX 78704

Threadgills Local hallmark home cooking with chicken fried steak & meatloaf comfort foods located in historical armadillo headquarters - 301 W. Riverside Dr., ATX 78704

Uchi Exceptional Japanese fusion menu, one of the city's most acclaimed restaurants - 801 South Lamar Blvd., ATX 78704

Vespaio One of the “best” Italian restaurants in Austin delectable fare & fine wine selection - 1610 S. Congress Ave., ATX 78704