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Shake Shack’s Free Burgers, Why L’Oca d’Oro Is a Sanctuary Restaurant, and More A.M. Intel

The latest nine restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now

Shake Shack’s burger
Shake Shack’s burger
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— Shake Shack is giving away a free burger to those who download the chain’s iOS app using the code "shackappy" when placing an order. Pick-up times are available in fifteen-minute increments. The offer lasts until Tuesday, February 28.

— Now that Michael Phillips is helming the booze at Kemuri, Alamo Drafthouse is looking for a new general manager for downtown speakeasy Midnight Cowboy.

— L’Oca d’Oro co-owner and chef Fiore Tedesco explained why he's proud that the Italian establishment is a sanctuary restaurant and safe space for everyone. This include adding tips to all checks already.

— After the announcement that El Gallo is shuttering this weekend, the Tex-Mex restaurant was packed last night.

Statesman profiles Anneliese Tanner, the food services director of the Austin School District, who is all about providing quality food to students.

— As part of Z’Tejas’ Cornbread for a Cause, the Southwestern chain is donating part of its cornbread sales towards nonprofit Marbridge, a residential community for adults with intellectual disabilities, until March 31.

— Zilker Brewing Co. is donating a portion of all sales of its Coffee Milk Stout to Mothers’ Milk Bank in February. There’s a kick-off event, dubbed “Beer, Babies, & Boobs,” on Thursday, February 2 at the brewery from 5 to 7 p.m.

— Kyoten Sushiko now features wine, including champagne, Chardonnay, and rose.

— Tamale House East is looking for a bartender.

Midnight Cowboy

313 East 6th Street, , TX 78701 (512) 843-2715 Visit Website

Shake Shack [Domain]

11228 Domain Drive, Austin, Texas 78759 Visit Website

Kyoten Sushiko

4600 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723 (512) 888-7559 Visit Website

Tamale House East

1707 East 6th Street, , TX 78702 (512) 495-9504 Visit Website

El Gallo

2910 S Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas 78704 Visit Website

Zilker Brewing Co.

1701 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702


1110 West 6th Street, , TX 78703 (512) 478-5355 Visit Website

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