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Eater Readers' Guide to North Austin and Cedar Park

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Last week, Eater's astute and obsessive readers provided recommendations on where to eat in far North Austin. Opinions streamed in fast and furious over Twitter, Facebook, and the comments. The culinary trails of 183 and North Lamar offer delights from Mediterranean to Korean, Salvadoran to sandwiches. Just in time for another ACL-ridden downtown weekend, Eater has your ultimate guide to northern exploration.

Is your favorite spot missing? Have a thought on which place should fill the banh mi hole in the map? Hit the comments to get it added to the list, or drop a your recommendation down the tipline.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Daichi Sushi & Grill

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2051 Cypress Creek Rd
Cedar Park, TX 78613

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2. Soto Japanese Cuisine

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11066 Pecan Park Blvd Suite 404
Austin, TX 78613
(512) 257-0788
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3. Osaka Mansun

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13492 N Highway 183, Ste 160
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 918-8012

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4. Noble Pig

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11815 620 N., Suite 4
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 382-6248
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The best sandwiches in Northwest Austin for sure. Noble's inventive pairings and obsessive attention to detail makes them worth the trip, at least until the Burnet Road location opens later this fall.

5. Shandeez Grill

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8883 Anderson Lane
Austin, TX
(512) 258-6464

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6. A + A Sichuan China

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13376 N Highway 183, Ste 100
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 258-5445

Austin's other massively popular Sichuan joint. Go with a bunch of friends and get the hot pot.

7. Asia Cafe

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8650 Spicewood Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 336-8888
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Most Austinites, including chefs, consider this some of the best Chinese in the city. Get the eggplant with ground pork.

8. Ajishin Sushi & Noodle

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6301 W Parmer Ln
Austin, TX 78729
(512) 297-2758

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9. Bombay Bistro

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10710 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 342-2252
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10. Baguette House & Cafe‎

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10901 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 837-9100

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11. Tomodachi Sushi

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4101 W Parmer Ln, Ste E
Austin, TX 78727
(512) 821-9472

The husband and wife team behind Tomo serve amazing sushi at remarkably reasonable prices.

12. Pars Deli

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8820 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78757

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13. Cafe Java

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11900 Metric Blvd
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 339-7677
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14. Din Ho Chinese BBQ

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8557 Research Blvd, Ste 116
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 832-8788
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15. Taco More

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9400 Parkfield Dr
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 845-3874

Some of North Austin's best tacos. Editor emeritus Andrea Grimes recommends the posole, too.

16. Ramen Tatsu-ya

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8557 Research Blvd, #126
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 834-8810

Austin's first ramen shop is also its best. Their obsessive commitment to quality and consistency makes the wait totally worth it.

17. Pho Saigon

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10901 N Lamar Blvd, #108
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 821-1022

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18. Korean Grill

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10901 N Lamar Blvd, #204
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 339-0234
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19. Rice Bowl Cafe

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11220 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 835-8888
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20. Costa Del Sol

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7901 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX
(512) 832-5331

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21. Antojitos Hondurenos

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7901 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX 78754
(512) 719-5515

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1. Daichi Sushi & Grill

2051 Cypress Creek Rd, Cedar Park, TX 78613

[Photo: Keri B./Yelp]

2051 Cypress Creek Rd
Cedar Park, TX 78613

2. Soto Japanese Cuisine

11066 Pecan Park Blvd Suite 404, Austin, TX 78613

[Photo:Amy D./Yelp]

11066 Pecan Park Blvd Suite 404
Austin, TX 78613

3. Osaka Mansun

13492 N Highway 183, Ste 160, Austin, TX 78750

[Photo: Phillip B./Yelp]

13492 N Highway 183, Ste 160
Austin, TX 78750

4. Noble Pig

11815 620 N., Suite 4, Austin, TX 78750

The best sandwiches in Northwest Austin for sure. Noble's inventive pairings and obsessive attention to detail makes them worth the trip, at least until the Burnet Road location opens later this fall.

11815 620 N., Suite 4
Austin, TX 78750

5. Shandeez Grill

8883 Anderson Lane, Austin, TX

[Photo: H.C./Yelp]

8883 Anderson Lane
Austin, TX

6. A + A Sichuan China

13376 N Highway 183, Ste 100, Austin, TX 78750

Austin's other massively popular Sichuan joint. Go with a bunch of friends and get the hot pot.

13376 N Highway 183, Ste 100
Austin, TX 78750

7. Asia Cafe

8650 Spicewood Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78759

Most Austinites, including chefs, consider this some of the best Chinese in the city. Get the eggplant with ground pork.

8650 Spicewood Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78759

8. Ajishin Sushi & Noodle

6301 W Parmer Ln, Austin, TX 78729

[Photo: Yelp]

6301 W Parmer Ln
Austin, TX 78729

9. Bombay Bistro

10710 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78759

[Photo:JJT/Yelp]

10710 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78759

10. Baguette House & Cafe‎

10901 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753

[Photo: Bryan D./Yelp

10901 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78753

11. Tomodachi Sushi

4101 W Parmer Ln, Ste E, Austin, TX 78727

The husband and wife team behind Tomo serve amazing sushi at remarkably reasonable prices.

4101 W Parmer Ln, Ste E
Austin, TX 78727

12. Pars Deli

8820 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78757

[Photo: Grace C./Yelp]

8820 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78757

13. Cafe Java

11900 Metric Blvd, Austin, TX 78758

[Photo: t.s./Yelp]

11900 Metric Blvd
Austin, TX 78758

14. Din Ho Chinese BBQ

8557 Research Blvd, Ste 116, Austin, TX 78758

[Photo: Dustin S./Yelp]

8557 Research Blvd, Ste 116
Austin, TX 78758

15. Taco More

9400 Parkfield Dr, Austin, TX 78758

Some of North Austin's best tacos. Editor emeritus Andrea Grimes recommends the posole, too.

9400 Parkfield Dr
Austin, TX 78758

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16. Ramen Tatsu-ya

8557 Research Blvd, #126, Austin, TX 78758

Austin's first ramen shop is also its best. Their obsessive commitment to quality and consistency makes the wait totally worth it.

8557 Research Blvd, #126
Austin, TX 78758

17. Pho Saigon

10901 N Lamar Blvd, #108, Austin, TX 78753

[Photo: Gary K/Yelp]

10901 N Lamar Blvd, #108
Austin, TX 78753

18. Korean Grill

10901 N Lamar Blvd, #204, Austin, TX 78753

[Photo: Gary K/Yelp]

10901 N Lamar Blvd, #204
Austin, TX 78753

19. Rice Bowl Cafe

11220 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753

[Photo: JC Y./Yelp]

11220 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78753

20. Costa Del Sol

7901 Cameron Rd, Austin, TX

[Photo: Kevin N/Yelp]

7901 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX

21. Antojitos Hondurenos

7901 Cameron Rd, Austin, TX 78754

[Photo:Kelly S./Yelp]

7901 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX 78754

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