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17 Great Austin Restaurants That Will Cater Your Wedding

A guide to reliably enticing wedding food options

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Austin is an amazing city for food, so it makes sense to have the already reliable favorite restaurants cater weddings. Here’s how to get those favorite dishes and meals to one of the most important days in a person's life.

Austin's wedding catering options include barbecue from Micklethwait Craft Meats, Tex-Mex from Matt’s El Rancho, Southern-Asian fusion from the Peached Tortilla’s food truck, decadent cakes from Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop, Detroit-style pizza from Via 313, Tex-Mex barbecue tacos from Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ, and plenty more.

To round out the wedding experience, Eater gathered the best bakeries baking wedding cakes, restaurants that offer wedding venue spaces, as well as the city's best private dining rooms.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Garbo's

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12709 N Mopac Expy
Austin, TX 78727
(512) 350-9814
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The seafood restaurant offers both truck and buffet options for all the lobster rolls a person could want.

2. Second Bar + Kitchen

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3121 Palm Way #101
Austin, TX 78758
(737) 300-4800
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While the Archer Hotel restaurant caters for in-house events, it also has tons of options for catering outside of its Domain Northside location, including simple lunch boxes all the way up to decadent meals.

3. The Peached Tortilla

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5520 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 222-8781
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Rent the very popular Southern-Asian food truck for a menu that ranges from casual with fish tacos and sliders, to plated options like ginger salmon and Korean braised short ribs.

Tacos and fries from Peached Tortilla
Tacos and fries from Peached Tortilla
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4. Black's Barbecue Austin

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3110 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 524-0801
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Looking to introduce your out-of-town wedding guests to traditional Central Texas barbecue on your special day? This family-owned joint will provide brisket and all the fixins’. 

5. Via 313 Pizza

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3016 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 358-6193
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Make a wedding feast out of Detroit-style pizzas from Via 313’s catering branch.

6. El Chile Café y Cantina

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1900 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 457-9900
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For those looking for a South of the Border type menu for their big day, look now further than the El Chile Group. This Eastside staple, which recently moved across the street, offers everything from antojitos (passed hors d’oeuvres) to cakes. 

7. Swedish Hill

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1120 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 472-1347
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The MML Hospitality bakery offers more than its deli and breakfast goods when it comes to catering events and weddings. Fancy appetizers and rotisserie chicken dinner top the menu, along with dessert platters full of assorted cookies, macarons, brownies, tartlets, and more. 

8. Walton's Fancy and Staple

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609 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 542-3380
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The gourmet grocery store fulfills all wedding needs with catering both sweet and savory with appetizers, salads, platters, and a whole lot of desserts, along with flowers.

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A cake from Walton’s
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9. Micklethwait Craft Meats

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1309 Rosewood Ave
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 791-5961
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Having a barbecue buffet at an Austin wedding is a no-brainer. Look out for smoked meats, sides, and pie.

Barbecue, sides, and desserts from Micklethwait Craft Meats
Barbecue, sides, and desserts from Micklethwait Craft Meats
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10. Suerte

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1800 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 953-0092
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Popular east side Mexican restaurant Suerte is launching a catering service this month. Chefs will be available to curate a variety of meals, from intimate tasting menus to 75-person taco bars.

11. Aba Austin

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1011 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
(737) 273-0199
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Your wedding guests can dine on a Mediterranean feast, including dips and spreads, kebabs, and a plethora of mezze, with catering from this SoCo hotspot. 

12. Chi'lantro

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1509 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 428-5269
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The popular Mexican-Korean fusion truck offers kimchi fries, bulgogi tacos, and more from its catering menu.

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Food from Chi’lantro
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13. Fresa's South First

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1703 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 992-2946
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In addition to private dining on its spacious patio, this South Austin chicken eatery offers several menu options, including botana stations, passed bites, wood-grilled meals, and taco bars. 

14. Sugar Mama's Bakeshop

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1905 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 448-3727
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Kim Kardashian used Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop for Kanye’s birthday cake back in the day, so its custom-designed desserts work well for weddings, too.

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A cake from Sugar Mama’s
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15. Matt's Famous El Rancho

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2613 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 462-9333
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Tacos, enchiladas, and fajitas are the Tex-Mex restaurant’s answer to wedding food. The buffet options range from breakfast, to appetizers, to dinner, along with a full bar.

A Tex-Mex plate from Matt’s
A Tex-Mex plate from Matt’s
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16. Lucy's Fried Chicken

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2218 College Ave
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 297-2423
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Everything fried chicken is the right call for a wedding. Lucy’s doesn’t disappoint with its cold and hot fried chicken, mix of smoked and fried chicken wings, and fried chicken spaghetti, along with the oyster shucking station.

Chicken and waffle bites from Lucy’s Fried Chicken
Chicken and waffle bites from Lucy’s Fried Chicken
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17. Valentina's Tex Mex BBQ

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11500 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748

Valentina's Tex Mex BBQ brings together the best of Austin's food worlds with barbecue and Tex-Mex. For catering, the truck offers up taco stations, nacho bars, and entrees masquerading as appetizers.

Bites from Valentina’s
Bites from Valentina’s
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1. Garbo's

12709 N Mopac Expy, Austin, TX 78727

The seafood restaurant offers both truck and buffet options for all the lobster rolls a person could want.

12709 N Mopac Expy
Austin, TX 78727

2. Second Bar + Kitchen

3121 Palm Way #101, Austin, TX 78758

While the Archer Hotel restaurant caters for in-house events, it also has tons of options for catering outside of its Domain Northside location, including simple lunch boxes all the way up to decadent meals.

3121 Palm Way #101
Austin, TX 78758

3. The Peached Tortilla

5520 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
Tacos and fries from Peached Tortilla
Tacos and fries from Peached Tortilla
Peached Tortilla/Facebook

Rent the very popular Southern-Asian food truck for a menu that ranges from casual with fish tacos and sliders, to plated options like ginger salmon and Korean braised short ribs.

5520 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756

4. Black's Barbecue Austin

3110 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705

Looking to introduce your out-of-town wedding guests to traditional Central Texas barbecue on your special day? This family-owned joint will provide brisket and all the fixins’. 

3110 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705

5. Via 313 Pizza

3016 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705

Make a wedding feast out of Detroit-style pizzas from Via 313’s catering branch.

3016 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705

6. El Chile Café y Cantina

1900 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

For those looking for a South of the Border type menu for their big day, look now further than the El Chile Group. This Eastside staple, which recently moved across the street, offers everything from antojitos (passed hors d’oeuvres) to cakes. 

1900 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722

7. Swedish Hill

1120 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703

The MML Hospitality bakery offers more than its deli and breakfast goods when it comes to catering events and weddings. Fancy appetizers and rotisserie chicken dinner top the menu, along with dessert platters full of assorted cookies, macarons, brownies, tartlets, and more. 

1120 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78703

8. Walton's Fancy and Staple

609 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
A cake from Walton’s
A cake from Walton’s
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The gourmet grocery store fulfills all wedding needs with catering both sweet and savory with appetizers, salads, platters, and a whole lot of desserts, along with flowers.

609 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701

9. Micklethwait Craft Meats

1309 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX 78702
Barbecue, sides, and desserts from Micklethwait Craft Meats
Barbecue, sides, and desserts from Micklethwait Craft Meats
Micklethwait Craft Meats/Facebook

Having a barbecue buffet at an Austin wedding is a no-brainer. Look out for smoked meats, sides, and pie.

1309 Rosewood Ave
Austin, TX 78702

10. Suerte

1800 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702

Popular east side Mexican restaurant Suerte is launching a catering service this month. Chefs will be available to curate a variety of meals, from intimate tasting menus to 75-person taco bars.

1800 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78702

11. Aba Austin

1011 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Your wedding guests can dine on a Mediterranean feast, including dips and spreads, kebabs, and a plethora of mezze, with catering from this SoCo hotspot. 

1011 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704

12. Chi'lantro

1509 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Food from Chi’lantro
Food from Chi’lantro
Chi’lantro/Facebook

The popular Mexican-Korean fusion truck offers kimchi fries, bulgogi tacos, and more from its catering menu.

1509 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

13. Fresa's South First

1703 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704

In addition to private dining on its spacious patio, this South Austin chicken eatery offers several menu options, including botana stations, passed bites, wood-grilled meals, and taco bars. 

1703 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704

14. Sugar Mama's Bakeshop

1905 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
A cake from Sugar Mama’s
A cake from Sugar Mama’s
Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop/Facebook

Kim Kardashian used Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop for Kanye’s birthday cake back in the day, so its custom-designed desserts work well for weddings, too.

1905 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704

15. Matt's Famous El Rancho

2613 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
A Tex-Mex plate from Matt’s
A Tex-Mex plate from Matt’s
Matt’s El Rancho/Facebook

Tacos, enchiladas, and fajitas are the Tex-Mex restaurant’s answer to wedding food. The buffet options range from breakfast, to appetizers, to dinner, along with a full bar.

2613 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

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16. Lucy's Fried Chicken

2218 College Ave, Austin, TX 78704
Chicken and waffle bites from Lucy’s Fried Chicken
Chicken and waffle bites from Lucy’s Fried Chicken
Lucy’s Fried Chicken [Official]

Everything fried chicken is the right call for a wedding. Lucy’s doesn’t disappoint with its cold and hot fried chicken, mix of smoked and fried chicken wings, and fried chicken spaghetti, along with the oyster shucking station.

2218 College Ave
Austin, TX 78704

17. Valentina's Tex Mex BBQ

11500 Manchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78748
Bites from Valentina’s
Bites from Valentina’s
Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ/Facebook

Valentina's Tex Mex BBQ brings together the best of Austin's food worlds with barbecue and Tex-Mex. For catering, the truck offers up taco stations, nacho bars, and entrees masquerading as appetizers.

11500 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748

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