The Chronicle published its extensive First Plates feature for the year. This includes their list of the 100 best restaurants of the year in Austin, separated into regions. There’s Downtown, including Congress; East with Contigo; Uchiko in Midtown; Old West Austin and Jeffrey’s; and many more.
Food editor Brandon Watson and Virginia Wood also put out their personal top ten restaurants of the year, too. Dai Due topped both lists.
THE BLOGS: Austinite Tips found Austin’s three best burgers, Burger Mary brunched at Sawyer & Co, South Austin Foodie loved the slices at 40 North Pizza, and Fed Man Walking Mike Sutter’s taco project continues with Polvos, Waterloo Ice House, East Side King, and Cabo Bob’s Burritos.