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One Night in Austin- Money No issue PLEASE HELP

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hrl422 Oct 15, 2010 08:02 AM

4 guys looking a great meal after the UT/Iowa State game next weekend. have a reservation at Eddie v's right now, but am opening to anything. Love great food.

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  1. ATXGastronomist RE: hrl422 Oct 15, 2010 02:47 PM

    I've gotta recommend Hudson's on the Bend. The drive out to the restaurant is through some of the prettiest parts of the Texas Hill Country, and the cuisine is unreal. The 5 course tasting menu is $110 per person with wine and is one of the best food experiences I've had in Texas. It features locally grown produce and wild game, and it's worth every penny.

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      chrisdds98 RE: hrl422 Oct 15, 2010 02:52 PM

      wink, uchi, paggi house, trio, aquarelle are some of my favorites

      1. Homero RE: hrl422 Oct 16, 2010 09:07 AM

        The last few times I have been to La Condesa have made it one of my favorite restaurants in town. Olivia might also be nice. Some pre-dinner cocktails at the Driskill Bar before dinner at Parkside as well if you would like to stay down on 6th street for the celebrations might be fun too.

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        La Condesa
        400-A W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

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          mac8111 RE: hrl422 Oct 17, 2010 09:40 AM

          Hudsons if you are willing to drive out there.

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            notsusan RE: hrl422 Sep 2, 2011 07:55 PM

            Uchi or Uchiko both have great food.

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            Uchi Restaurant
            801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

            Uchiko
            4200 North Lamar, Austin, TX 78756

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              singlemalt RE: hrl422 Sep 3, 2011 06:04 AM

              If money is not an issue, then Congress. It is a David Bull restuarant, recently listed as one of the US's top 10 by Bon Appetit, is right down town and would be the homerun for Austin eating imo.I havn't been there yet so must admit my knowledge is second hand. OTW, I concur with Hudsons because it is a unique sort of dining and the setting is pleasant. It is bit of a drive but doable.

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                nibs RE: hrl422 Sep 3, 2011 12:59 PM

                Congress!!

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                  singlemalt RE: hrl422 Sep 4, 2011 12:05 PM

                  Whatever you decide, please let us know. Just curious. J.

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                    NirvRush RE: singlemalt Sep 4, 2011 12:51 PM

                    this post was almost a year old. surely that dinner has come and gone.

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                      singlemalt RE: NirvRush Sep 5, 2011 06:28 AM

                      Nevermind!

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