South by Southwest (SXSW) consumes the city, and Austinites either love or hate it. What everyone can agree on is that dining out is really hard during that time. Here is Eater’s updated guide with restaurant suggestions outside of the city’s crowded, very-branded centers (downtown, east side, Rainey, South Lamar, South Congress), offering great meals without the hassle. You might just remember why you love living in this town.
If you’ve got friends in town for the conference asking you “Where should I eat now?” direct them to Eater’s SXSW guides for more dining and drinking ideas
Looking to avoid SXSW with drinks? Eater has you covered over here. For other dining suggestions, look to the Eater Austin 38 essential restaurants and the heatmap. If you are SXSWing, check out the rest of Eater’s .
With updates by Erin Russell.Read More