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Siena Ristorante: A taste of Tuscany in Austin

Siena Ristorante: A taste of Tuscany in Austin

Often when one thinks of restaurants in Austin, Texas, Siena Ristorante Toscana is not likely to be at the forefront of what comes to mind. This romantic Italian restaurant sits on the quieter side of the city behind a strip off of 360 and RM 2222 along the rolling hills. This is a place I would likely bring my husband to on a date night (if he were here in Austin). Since it was just myself, I decided to visit on the lunch hour...

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Beignets and board games.

Beignets and board games.

As a previously self-proclaimed non-sandwich lover, I am no more. It turns out, I love a hearty, well-made sandwich. Initially, I scouted out Sugar Addict Bakery because of their beignets. Since coming to Austin, local French cuisine has not let me down. Similarly, Sugar Addict Bakery, which is a bright orange food trailer sitting outside of Pats Games, did not fail to impress...

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Apothecary | The pumpkin flavors you've been waiting for all season

Apothecary | The pumpkin flavors you've been waiting for all season

Austinites take their Sunday brunches very seriously. I am no exception and brunch is by far one of my favorite weekend activities. Sometimes a long wait is telling of how good of a brunch a restaurant has...other times I think the food tastes amazing because you've been starving in line for an hour. Apothecary Cafe & Wine Bar delivered without the wait and served up probably my best brunch experience in Austin to-date...

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