Although social distancing may make “normal” activities somewhat challenging, Austin is a very lucky city when it comes to restaurants with quality food. Many of the city’s favorites are currently cooking up family-style meals that make dinner at home both fun and affordable.
And, a number of spots offer scenic outdoor dining and kids’ menus to keep little ones happy. Use this guide to plan your next family meal, whether you want pizza, burgers, barbecue, sushi, Tex-Mex, or something else entirely. At these 12 budget-friendly spots, there’s sure to be something for everyone.
Be sure to check each of these spots before you go, as the state continues to adapt to new guidelines and regulations. A number of Austin’s restaurants have resumed (or pared down) dine-in service, and this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns. For updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit austintexas.gov. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More