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Star Wars Screenings With Black’s BBQ, Austin’s Liquor Sales, and More A.M. Intel

The latest six restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now

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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.

— Blue Starlite is screening all three of the original Star Wars films this summer, with Black's BBQ serving barbecue at the drive-in move theater. The $55 pass includes two general admission tickets to all nights of the film festival in August.

— At this year's Foodways Texas Symposium held over the weekend, Alexander Hoover shared that he is working on getting rid of tipping at Hoover’s Cooking.

Take a look at the different alcohol sales of the top restaurants, bars, and hotels in Austin since 2013, including Stubb's Bar-B-Que, Alamo Drafthouse, and Eddie V's.

— A dog in far south Austin started a house fire after trying to grab barbecue left on the stovetop, accidentally turning the burners on.

—Hopdoddy Burger Bar’s San Antonio location set its opening date: Monday, April 25. The Austin-based burger chain is also donating $1 of each Goodnight Burger sales to nonprofit Silver & BLack Give Back’s Team Up challenge.

— Reddit reminisces about old Dirty Sixth with with a video from When We Were Live.

Hopdoddy Burger Bar

1400 South Congress Avenue, , TX 78704 (512) 243-7505 Visit Website

Hoover's Cooking

2002 Manor Road, , TX 78722 (512) 479-5006 Visit Website