Posts Tagged ‘#southcongress’

Magnolia Cafe South

I was 18 or 19 years old when I visited Austin for the very first time. I took a tour of the Capitol building, I visited the DMV (long story), and as a random choice I ate at the Magnolia Cafe. This icon of Austin cuisine is what started my long love affair with this city, and have always been happy to return each time since.

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Hey Cupcake!

Before I moved to Austin, I had some very strong reservations about eating from “Food Trucks” or mobile kitchens that travel from place to place. In Houston and San Antonio, these are nicknamed “Roach Coaches” for a reason. In Austin, eating from a food truck is a local institution.

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