Best Burger in Southwest Austin Ok…FINE, I’ll take the 16 dollar burger, fries and a drink, but I am NOT happy about it, Burger Fi I am angry…angry about 9 dollar hamburgers, and 5 dollar plates of fries. At BurgerFi in Southwest Austin (and judging from the expense and effort put into the interior design,…

Calton Cases of Austin: The Highest Quality Guitar Cases We’ve Ever Seen For over 40 years, Calton Cases has been making fine instrument cases–but these aren’t like any guitar case you’ll find for $109 at your big-box musical instrument store. Calton makes a fiberglass-shelled, hyper-protective, handmade masterpiece. And they do all this right here in…

Texas as a whole has some of the best freshwater fishing in the industrial world. We have Lyndon B. Johnson to thank for that. His rural electrification programs have speckled this state with massive reservoirs, entirely artificial environments filled with whatever sport fish the state cares to stock. Within the Austin city limits, the fishing…

Curra’s Grill in South Austin is the perfect dinner spot for someone looking to escape the standard Tex-Mex dishes in town and try something a little more authentic. The kitchen offers a welcoming selection of chicken, beef, pork, seafood and vegetarian dishes with a descriptive menu that even non-foodies can understand. All of their meals…

Harris Hill Road is a member-based race track in north San Marcos, about 24 miles south of downtown Austin, off of IH35. It’s not the finest race track in the area (think Circuit of the Americas), but for the do-it-yourselfer, it’s heaven on earth. Membership fees are about $190 per month, plus tax, and membership…

After celebrating its seventh year in business this past October, Feathers Boutique still remains one of the the premiere places to shop for ladies vintage clothing in Austin. Somehow, owners Masha Poloskova and Emily Hoover have managed to acquire some of the most chic vintage wear around town. I think it is because they value…