Rosh Hashanah — the Jewish New Year — takes place later this month. and the high holiday is often celebrated with feasts. In Austin, this means restaurants offering dine-in or takeout specials for the celebration, which runs from Sunday, September 25 through Tuesday, September 27.
The bakery’s Rosh Hashanah offerings are challahs, one plain ($9) and the other with raisins ($9.50). Preorders are being accepted now through Wednesday, September 21 at 3 p.m. Pickups take place on Friday, September 23, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and then Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
16604 Fitzhugh Road, Dripping Springs
2902 East 12th Street, Chestnut
The Mediterranean Chicago-import restaurant is offering a takeout meal and dine-in special for Rosh Hashanah. The takeout meal dishes include latkes, roasted apples with apple butter, matzo ball soup, and honey pie. Wine bottles can be added on. The meals cost $64.95 per serving and come in orders of two, four, six, or eight. The deadline for preorders is on Friday, September 23 by 5 p.m. Pickups take place on Sunday and Monday, September 25 and 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Then for dine-in, the restaurant is offering its shawarma-rubbed brisket entree for $28.95 during those two days as well.
1011 South Congress Avenue, Travis Heights
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Update, Wednesday, September 21, 2:33 p.m.: This guide, originally published on September 9, has been updated to include additional specials.