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Actor Taylor Kitsch Indulged in Gluten-Free Pizza in Austin

Plus chef Tom Colicchio’s favorite Austin restaurants, and more news

'Waco' World Premiere
Taylor Kitsch at the Waco world premiere
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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.

— In light of television show Waco, GQ hung out with actor and star Taylor Kitsch in Austin, where he ordered gluten-free pizza and beer, perhaps from ABGB or Pinthouse Pizza?

— Celebrity chef and Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio named his two favorite restaurants in Austin: Foreign & Domestic and Barley Swine. He also said he wants to check out Holy Roller, but he hasn’t been yet.

— Health food chain True Food Kitchen is opening its second Austin location in the Domain. It’s taking over Blackfinn Ameripub’s old space at 11410 Century Oaks. The restaurant is planning on opening sometime late this year. The first Austin location opened in Seaholm in March 2016.

— Dessert truck Churro Co. moved from its East Riverside location to a new home at 1906 South First Street. Co-owners David Martinez and Leo Mendoza added a fire pit, space heaters, and stage to the new location. They’re looking to open a second food truck, as well as a brick-and-mortar restaurant.

— East Cesar Chavez restaurant Pitchfork Pretty added a prix fixe option to its lineup. For $45, guests can have a four-course meal with snacks, appetizers, entrees, and desserts. The restaurant still offers a la carte dishes as well.

Holy Roller

509 Rio Grande Street, , TX 78701 (512) 502-5119 Visit Website

Barley Swine

6555 Burnet Road, , TX 78757 (512) 394-8150 Visit Website

Foreign & Domestic

306 East 53rd Street, , TX 78751 (512) 459-1010

Pitchfork Pretty

2708 East Cesar Chavez Street, , TX 78702 (512) 494-4593 Visit Website