New to Austin

First of all, welcome to Austin!

We understand that moving to Austin can be a challenge, so we’d love to help you get better acclimated with the city. Austin is a blend of so many sectors of society – business, government, education, and the arts. It’s a city filled with different foods, music, and recreation. Your exploration will never end, but here are some ways to start.

Get Started in Austin

Places to Eat

  • Franklin’s BBQ
  • Kerbey Lane
  • Hyde Park Bar & Grill
  • Phil’s Ice House
  • Hopdoddy’s
  • East Side Pies
  • Mozart’s Coffee
  • East Side Cafe
  • Uchi/Uchiko
  • Taco Deli or Torchy’s
  • SO many more!

Things to Do

  • Visit the Capitol
  • Live Music
  • Barton Springs
  • Deep Eddy
  • Zilker Park
  • Butler Trail
  • 6th Street
  • Kayaking/paddle boarding the lakes
  • Hiking the Greenbelts

Getting Around