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Bikinis Owner Selling Texas City, Kerlin BBQ’s Kolaches, and More A.M. Intel

The latest six restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now

Kerlin BBQ’s kolaches
Kerlin BBQ’s kolaches
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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.

— Bikinis Sports Bar owner Doug Guller is selling his Texas city, the town originally known as Bankersmith. It’ll comes with a bar and dance hall. He debuted Bikinis the city back in 2013.

— Say farewell to Jeffrey's pink seersucker-clad valets. The staffers now wear darker uniforms.

— Hooray: everyone can now try Kerlin BBQ's famous kolaches. The barbecue trailer is making the pastries available for preorders at $4.50 to $4.75 each, with fillings like chopped brisket/cheddar and roasted red pepper/goat cheese, with minimum orders of a dozen. Remember, pitmaster Bill Kerlin is looking to launch a dedicated kolache trailer, too.

— Longhorn fans' beers of choice are Coors and Miller Lite, according to sales numbers at the Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium at UT Austin. For Austin beers, Uncle Billy's was the top-seller.

— General Tso’Boy is now offering up family-style dishes like General Tso’s chicken, black pepper beef, char siu pulled pork, and more, alongside its Chinese-American po-boys.

Austin Business Journal quickly profiled the city’s top business people, including general manager of the Driskill Lance Stumpf, Alamo Drafthouse's Tim League, Matt Shook of JuiceLand, and Kendall Antonelli of Antonelli's Cheese Shop.


1204 West Lynn Street, , TX 78703 (512) 477-5584 Visit Website

Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium

2100 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin, TX 78712 (512) 471-4602 Visit Website

Kerlin BBQ

2207 East Cesar Chavez Street, , TX 78702 (512) 412-5588 Visit Website