West Campus Diner Opening
Counter Cafe, the classic Austin diner mini-chain, opened its third location at the beginning of this year. The West Campus restaurant is found at 603 West 29th Street, where longtime pizzeria Conans Pizza Central had been until it closed in July 2019. On deck is the same all-day breakfast and lunch menu with all sorts of eggs, sandwiches, and more. Its hours are from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily.
New Cookie Shop
Cookie delivery service Tiff’s Treats opened a new location in the Riverside neighborhood at 1700 East Oltorf Street yesterday, as reported by CultureMap Austin. With this new shop, the company is able to deliver cookies in the southeast region of the city. Tiff’s is celebrating the new opening with a cookie party benefitting the Andy Roddick Foundation on Saturday, January 18.
Austin-based chain Tacodeli is now the “official taco” sponsor of the Austin Marathon on Sunday, February 16. The restaurant will cater to the VIP area, and host parties for the volunteers. The downtown Austin restaurant at Congress Avenue will also open at 6 a.m. for runners and attendees.