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East Side King’s Ramen, Daily Show Jessica Williams at Franklin Barbecue, and More A.M. Intel

The latest seven restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now

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— Ramen is coming to East Side King's spot at Space 24 Twenty soon.

— While Daily Show correspondent Jessica Williams was in Austin for the Moontower Comedy Festival, she stopped by Franklin Barbecue for the works.

Texas Bamma. #eatcraylove #austin #franklinbbq

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— Actor Henry Winkler approved of Today Show co-host Tamron Hall's choice of snacks at Franklin Barbecue.

— Teo Gelato is headed to the finals of the Gelato World Tour competition again this year, taking place in Italy in 2017. The gelato shop's Texas pecan pie flavor made it to the 2014 competition, where it landed in the top five list, and was voted as the best American gelato.

Architectural Digest put out its own Austin guide, recommending Josephine House, Launderette, Lenoir, and the various bars of Rainey Street.

— Cedar Park Center will be renamed HEB Center at Cedar Park after the supermarket chain purchased the naming rights for the sports and concert venue.

Texas Monthly has a bone to pick with Thrillist's list of metropolitan-adjacent suburban cities in the country. Instead of Round Rock for Austin, the magazine suggests Georgetown, San Marcos, Wimberley, or barbecue-loving Lockhart.

East Side King

1618 1/2 East 6th Street, Austin, TX 78702

Cedar Park Center

2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park, TX 78613 (512) 600-5000 Visit Website

Space24Twenty @ UO

2420 Guadalupe, Austin, TX

Franklin Barbecue

900 East 11th Street, , TX 78702 (512) 653-1187 Visit Website

Teo Espresso, Gelato & Bella Vita

1206 W 38th St, Austin, TX 78705 (512) 451-9555 Visit Website

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