Guide to Austin's best spots
Big Top Candy Shop is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

1. Big Top Candy Shop

8.7
1706 S Congress Ave (at Milton St.), Austin, TX
Candy Store · Bouldin Creek · 81 tips and reviews

Examiner.comExaminer.com: Step into a truly sweet time machine at Big Top Candy Shop on South Congress. Quality candy, genuine faces and a blast from the past. Read more.

Torchy's Tacos is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

2. Torchy's Tacos

1311 S 1st St (btwn W Elizabeth & W Gibson St), Austin, TX
Taco Restaurant · Bouldin Creek · 219 tips and reviews

Examiner.comExaminer.com: Some of the best tacos in south Texas! Read more.

Güero's Taco Bar is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

3. Güero's Taco Bar

7.8
1412 S Congress Ave (at Elizabeth St.), Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Bouldin Creek · 247 tips and reviews

ChevroletChevrolet: Street-style tacos and plenty of other favorites to feed your hunger for Mexican food. Guero’s is also the place to see and be seen during SXSW & the Austin City Limits Music Festival.

Threadgill's is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

4. Threadgill's

301 W Riverside Dr (at S 1st St), Austin, TX
American Restaurant · Bouldin Creek · 98 tips and reviews

Big RedBig Red: Fantastic Sunday brunch here! Arrive early for a seat close to the live gospel band.

Barton Springs Pool is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

5. Barton Springs Pool

9.3
2101 Barton Springs Rd (at William Barton Dr), Austin, TX
Swimming Pool · Barton Hills · 211 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Three acres in size, the pool is fed from under ground springs and is on average 68 degrees year round. Over the years it has drawn people from all walks of life.

Chuy's Tex-Mex is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

6. Chuy's Tex-Mex

9.0
1728 Barton Springs Rd (Sterzing St.), Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Zilker · 192 tips and reviews

Ryan C.Ryan Cain: Be sure to ask for some creamy jalapeno with your chips and salsa!

The Woodland is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

7. The Woodland

1716 S Congress Ave (at W Milton), Austin, TX
Breakfast Spot · 33 tips and reviews

EaterEater: With a range of prices on their entrees, creative cocktails and a great South Congress location, The Woodland is our go-to birthday restaurant. [Eater 38 Member]

8. The Salt Lick BBQ

6.6
Barbara Jordan Terminal, near Gate 21 (AUS Airport), Austin, TX
BBQ Joint · 206 tips and reviews

Sunshine W.Sunshine Woodyard: The best barbecue I've ever had, it's just as good at the airport as at their original location!

The Salt Lick is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

9. The Salt Lick

9.3
18300 Farm to Market Rd 1826, Driftwood, TX
BBQ Joint · 426 tips and reviews
Magnolia Cafe South is one of Guide to Austin's best spots.

10. Magnolia Cafe South

8.7
1920 S Congress Ave (at E. Mary St.), Austin, TX
Diner · Bouldin Creek · 285 tips and reviews