Luxury League’s Guide to Austin’s Best Restaurants

The holidays are a time for gathering, and what better way is there to treat friends and family than to a delicious meal? From seafood to country fried chicken, we asked our members to share with us their favorite restaurants to enjoy in the Austin area.

1. Jeffrey’sEric Copper, Austin Portfolio Real Estate

A common favorite among our members, this fine dining restaurant provides French-American classics paired with fine wines. Named One of Top 10 Best New Restaurants by Bon Appetit Magazine, Jeffrey’s seasonal cooking and professional service are unmatched.

2. Matt’s El RanchoSharman Reed, Austin Portfolio Real Estate

Owned and operated by Matt’s daughters, this family business has been serving authentic Mexican food to the Austin community for over 60 years. The legendary fajitas and queso dip from Matt’s El Rancho will cure your cravings and provide the best meals for gatherings.

3. Clark’s Oyster BarWade Giles, Moreland Properties

Enjoy the fabulous raw bar, fresh fish and homemade baked sourdough at this small, chic Austin neighborhood restaurant. Accommodating reservations for parties of six or fewer, Clark’s Oyster Bar offers seating at their marble and pecan bar, in the cozy dining room and on their tree-shaded deck.

4. True Food KitchenAna Swanson, Austin Portfolio Real Estate

Aiming to serve the foundation for a healthy lifestyle, True Food Kitchen offers a seasonally rotating menu using ingredients in their prime. Good tasting food and carefully crafted beverages await you at one of their two Austin locations.

5. Gus’s Fried ChickenTodd Grossman, Compass Real Estate

Bringing people together since 1953, the “world’s best fried chicken” has gained much attention from publications and communities all over the country. The spiciness of the perfected family recipe of Gus’s Fried Chicken pairs flawlessly with the slaw and sweet beans served on every plate.

6. Uncle Julio’sMark Clausen, Realty Austin

We Texans love our Tex-Mex! Enjoy made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine from this exciting downtown Austin destination. Sit on the patio while you sip on swirl margaritas and munch on sizzling fajitas in the fun, warm setting of Uncle Julio’s.

7. UchikoLuisa Mauro, Luisa Mauro Real Estate

With a mix of composed dishes and sushi, Uchiko offers the freshest and finest products from farm and sea. This Japanese farmhouse inspired restaurant showcases new and refreshing flavors to bring a unique dining experience with ingredients flown in from around the globe.

We hope you enjoy these seven delicious restaurants! Be sure to check out our members’ available listings here.