What NOT To Do in Austin
1. Don’t waste your time with bad Tex-Mex.
Sorry, Chuy’s lovers — and that includes a lot of people — but your chips are soft, your food greasy, and your location on Barton Springs definitely not worth the wait and noise. I know it’s an Austin institution, but there are far better options out there.
Do enjoy all of Austin’s culinary delights
Trudy’s Tex-Mex is above and beyond Chuy’s. For that matter, even Obama approves of Torchy’s Tacos. With a new Voodoo Doughnut downtown, Austin is a haven of Tex-Mex, sweets, and food trucks.