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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Mon Aug 04, 2014 12:54 pm 
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Guys, guys, guys... those beignets are like the greatest thing ever. EVER. And super cheap.

But the ones down south aren't vegan I think. Have to go to the trailer. You won't be confused, the south location isn't listed anywhere anyway. And the tofu jumbalaya is awesome so get that for a meal before the best dessert in town. And that's saying something in a town with Sweet Ritual.

Baton Creole is on east 6th, not the location I mentioned earlier though.


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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Mon Aug 04, 2014 2:07 pm 
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Yeah the trailer moved a few months ago. I wonder why the Sweetwater location doesn't have the vegan beignets? When you read their yelp reviews half of them are like "hooray for vegan food". And it's not like anyone would be able to tell. Hopefully it will change. I need to go there again, it's so close to my house.

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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Tue Aug 05, 2014 11:31 am 
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They have a different chef down there. He has his own recipe that he wants to do for beignets.


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LAME! Do you live down here Tigon? We should hang out!

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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Thu Aug 07, 2014 3:07 pm 
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I can't believe I missed this thread and coldandsleepy! I totally could have met up, and you were so close to me.


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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Mon Aug 18, 2014 1:16 pm 
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Yes, I'm at Congress and William Canon so I was pretty curious about Sweetwater's vegan specifics. I think it's too far south for most of my friends to travel to for football games, etc. though.


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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 5:28 pm 
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I'm sure we'll have some updates before VVC next year, but here is a nice long list of vegan news in Austin right now: http://www.redhotvegans.com/2014/09/veg ... -bites-13/

It sadly includes the breaking up of the all vegan trailer park, but most of the places are still around, just in new locations.


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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Tue Mar 03, 2015 12:18 pm 
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I'm going to Austin on Thursday!! I'm so excited, I've never been :) My only regret is that we planned such a short trip - thanks to work, we'll only be in town for Thursday evening/night, Friday all day, and Saturday all day (leaving early Sunday morning). My partner and I already agreed to split meals so we can eat more often at more places!

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 Post subject: Re: AUSTIN-- Where do I go, what do I eat?!
PostPosted: Wed Mar 04, 2015 10:00 am 
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Bistro Vonish and BBQ Revolution are right next to each other so that's a place I wouldn't skip. Since almost all the best vegan places are trailers I'm always checking their Facebook page to make sure they're open before I go. And to check on their location in case they moved.

My other "must go" places would be Bouldin Creek Cafe, Vegan Nom, Unity Vegan, and a bac'n cheeseburger from Arlo's. And maybe the vegan jumbalaya on a stick and beignets from Baton Creole. And Counter Culture, Golden Spike, and Cool Beans if you have time. And the Rabbit Food Grocery Store of course. I should have stopped a while ago. Now I'm hungry.


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And it was 70 today, but now it's freezing. You picked one of the 3 days a year that temperatures are under 40, but I'm sure it'll be warm again by the weekend.


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Lazy Smurf did an update for SXSW.
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