Austin and the surrounding area are full of places to explore. From hiking the many Green Belt trails to enjoying delicious food and drink in various scenic locations, you can find many ideas to keep you and your friends busy. If you and your friend are food, the picture just gets brighter. Here is a list of fun things to do in Austin, Texas with your mates.
- Start and end the day with miserable.
Austin is known for many things, including breakfast tacos. A great way to start your day is to check out some of the many delicious food trucks that are all over the city. The Vera Cruz taco truck has been rated some of the best breakfast taco in the entire city!
Even when you are not on a food truck, there are many delicious restaurants that serve tacos to eat. Torchy's is a taco-based restaurant that has expanded throughout the city and beyond. Known for a more gourmet and creative taco on the typical street taco, these restaurants continue to grow in popularity, and as a result, many customers begin and end the day with taco.
- Texas Wineries
In the immediate area, there are many Texas wineries who make delicious wines and provide tours, scenic tastings and plenty of wine tasting. You can spend all your time bouncing around from vineyard to vineyard. Austin Winery and Austin Custom Winery are a few places to check out.
If you want to stay centrally in the city, there are many wine tasting places that are happy to serve wines from the surrounding area. The Texas Reds and Whites Tasting Room offers a central place to sample all the wines you want, and the Austin Wine Merchant can count on importing or finding the elusive wines you seek.
- Local ingredients produced in Texas
There are many companies that produce high quality products that are used throughout the country. The Texas Hill Country Olive Company creates delicious aged balsamic vinegar, olive oils, and even has a gift shop full of great gift ideas, including starter kits with samples of their fine products. Located in the Hill Country on the outskirts of Austin, the tour is worth the scenic beauty, and the products provide perfect household gifts.
Check out these places the next time you and your friends, family or visitors want to have a food adventure in and around Austin.