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Rancho Rio Food Truck Park; Lustre Pearl's Not Douchey

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WEST CAMPUS — New food truck park alert: Rancho Rio Eatery is now serving late into the night at the corner of 26th Street and Rio Grande. Trucks parked there include Short Bus Subs, Wunder Waffle, Firefly Pies and Wurst Tex, with Mighty Cone coming in February. [Daily Texan]

BAKERYWIRE — Baked goods: Austin has them. CultureMap visits Baguette et Chocolat out west and Sugar Mama's Bake Shop and La Mexicana in South Austin to sample some of the sweets. [CultureMap Austin]

RAINEY STREET — Has anyone heard of this place Lustre Pearl on Rainey Street? The Austinot calls it an "excellent showpiece for this revitalized, formerly residential district" and says that the reputed "douchiness of Lustre Pearl" didn't show, since "upwardly mobile types" and "the average college types" got along just fine. [The Austinot]

[Photo: Rancho Rio Eatery/Facebook]

Lustre Pearl Bar

97 Rainey Street, Austin, TX 78701 512 469 0400 Visit Website

The Mighty Cone

1720 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas 78704 512 383 9609 Visit Website

Wurst Tex

1603 South Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78704 Visit Website

Rancho Rio Eatery

2512 Rio Grande Street, Austin, TX

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