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Perla’s Fire, Sway’s Brunch, and More A.M. Intel

The latest three restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now.

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.

— Perla's kitchen caught on fire on Saturday night. The Austin Fire Department estimated damages cost approximately $25,000. No one was hurt.

— In more brunch news, look out for Sway’s modern Thai take on brunch, coming soon.

— A Reddit user found out that parts of long-gone music venue Liberty Lunch were used for the birding shelter in the Hornsby Bend Bird Observatory.


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