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Galaxy Cafe Is Closing in the Triangle

Plus Austin’s best tacos, and more news

Galaxy Cafe’s French toast with strawberries and bananas
Galaxy Cafe’s French toast with strawberries and bananas
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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.

Galaxy Cafe, the mini-Austin neighborhood restaurant chain, is closing its location in the Triangle at 4616 Triangle Avenue. Its last day will be on Sunday, April 15. The owners, including co-owner Kelly Chappell, is looking to relocate the restaurant in another “friendly neighborhood,” according to the Facebook post, that offers more parking spots and easier access for people walking. Along with the other three locations: West Lynn, Brodie Lane, and Mesa Drive, Galaxy Cafe also runs Zozolo Cafe and Top Notch.

Bon Appetit tried 26 tacos in Austin and decided that the best specialty taco (the taco spot’s signature dish) came from Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ with its Real Deal Holyfield, and the best classic taco is from Rosita al Pastor. Other tacos came from Veracruz All Natural, Dai Due Taqueria, Tamale House East, Tacodeli, and more.

— Snow’s Barbecue, one of the state’s best barbecue spots, will be closed on Saturday, May 5. Pitmaster Tootsie Tomanetz and the crew will be participating in the Lexington Homecoming Celebration that day.

— Yeti was going to offer public offerings of its stocks but decided to pull back.

— Sunset Valley pizzeria Cane Rosso is hosting a happy hour for law enforcement and first responders today, Wednesday, March 28 from 5 to 7 p.m., in light of the recent package bombings. Sunset Valley mayor Rose Cardona will be there.

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