clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Whole Foods’ 25 Cent Coffee, Texas Comfort Foods, and More A.M. Intel

The latest seven restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now.

Matt's El Rancho
Matt's El Rancho
Paul H./Yelp
Nadia Chaudhury is the editor of Eater Austin covering food and pop culture, as well as a photographer, writer, and frequent panel moderator and podcast guest.

— Whole Foods’ 25 cent coffee deal is hitting Austin on Wednesday, October 28. This applies to 12 ounce cups of either coffee or tea.

— After complaints over the acoustics of Italic, the Italian restaurant made changes to soundproof the space.

Texas Highways collected readers’ suggestions for the state’s best comfort foods. Austin is represented with Threadgill’s (for mac ‘n cheese) and Matt’s El Rancho (for Tex Mex).

— Jodi Elliott was included in Food & Wine’s list of best new bakeries across the country with Bribery Bakery.

— Because of a maintenance problem over the weekend, The Rotten Bunch, which opened last week, is temporarily closed until Tuesday, October 26.

— The Alamo Drafthouse might not be making its way to Phoenix. The group behind impending entertainment development The Row told the Austin Business Journal that the movie theater chain will not become a part of the district.

— The JW Marriott is still making some of the highest liquor sales in Austin.

Whole Foods Market [Austin]

525 North Lamar Boulevard, , TX 78703 (512) 476-1206 Visit Website

Threadgill's [CLOSED]

6416 North Lamar Boulevard, , TX 78752 (512) 451-5440 Visit Website

Matt's El Rancho

2613 South Lamar Boulevard, , TX 78704 (512) 462-9333 Visit Website

JW Marriott Austin

110 East 2nd Street, , TX 78701 (512) 474-4777 Visit Website

The Rotten Bunch

14900 Avery Ranch Boulevard, , TX 78717 (512) 276-2537 Visit Website


123 West 6th Street, , TX 78701 (512) 660-5390 Visit Website