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2010 Winner3339 Hancock DriveIn the almost 20 years since Russell Milner founded his original bakery, trends in baked goods have come and gone, and Russell's is still top-tier. If you crave the fluffy crumb of this bakery's cupcakes, then treat yourself to a Russell's birthda...
2010 Winner1115 W. Lynn St.This old-fashioned drug store is constantly bustling, and while it's famous for its burgers and fountain drinks, it also does a brisk business during breakfast hours. Till 11am most days, you can get everything from breakfast tacos and fried egg s...
2010 Winner1000 E 40TH StWe all know what South by Southwest is supposed to be: industry yadda yadda networking blah blah conference yammer yammer. Let's cut the bullcorn, shall we? Open bars, dancing, making out with people from across the world, and meeting hotshot new ...
2010 Winner1400 E. 38th 1/2 St.To say the menu at Cherrywood Coffeehouse is extensive is an understatement as is calling this Eastside restaurant just a coffeehouse. Seriously, what coffeehouse boasts such great grub? Sure, some might feature tasty tidbits rolled in and rehea...
2010 Winner208 W. 4th St.For having such a thriving gay scene, Austin has surprisingly few designated gay destinations. Now we have one more. M Two offers a relaxed loungelike atmosphere for food, cocktails, and camaraderie. And it's pleasantly affordable, too. The brainc...
2010 WinnerAmy Donovan PlazaIt's like an ultra-spacious first-class cabin on the swankest airplane to destination: Luxury. There's a cocktail lounge to relax in before being escorted to your incredibly comfortable, fully reclining seat with a small lighted table and offered ...
2010 Winner100 N Loop BlvdFinally mustered up the courage to talk to that friend of a friend (possibly even of a friend) but unsure of what to do after you get the all-important phone number? Suggest a date at the Tigress. It won't have the potential for long-form dinner a...
2010 Winner603 N Lamar BlvdAll you tech heads can go bang your digital drum elsewhere: Well be curled up with a good book at BookPeople, where the printed page is still king. This essential Austin spot has everything you require in a big bookstore a vast and eclectic sel...
2010 WinnerNorth, 11506 Century Oaks Terrace #124It's like the attic of your supercool grandmother's mansion, packed to the gills with clothes, furniture, art, textiles, jewelery, and flatware from eras gone by. Wading through this sardine can of a store is half the fun.
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