— Texas Monthy made cases for the best fast food burger, the Lone Star state’s favorite chain Whataburger or West Coast import In-N-Out. While In-N-Out uses fresh meat, Whataburger offers the best bun and patty size. There’s In-N-Out's thin fries and secret menu and then Whataburger's famous ketchup and friendly service. Because this is Texas, Whataburger is overwhelmingly ahead in the readers' poll.
— Drummer of alt-rock band Wilco, Glenn Kotche, stopped by Bonhomie for a meal on Sunday. The band played performed at Bass Concert Hall that night.
— Austin chain Hat Creek Burger Co. is expanding into Dripping Springs for its ninth Texas restaurant. It’s set to open in Belterra on Hargraves Drive early next year.
— Austin Eastciders' Texas Honey was named as one of Food & Wine's best ciders in the country.