Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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Where to spend your 21st birthday in Austin

Andrea Tinning September 4, 2018

Planning your 21st birthday in Austin can be overwhelming. There are countless venues to consider. Whether you’re down for Dirty Sixth or something more mild, the city never fails to deliver. Here...

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5 simple dorm meals for when you’re too lazy to walk to J2

Brooke Sjoberg August 31, 2018

Each year, college students across the nation leave the luxury of home-cooked meals behind and venture into a life of finding sustenance in the cafeteria or dorm microwave. After leaving the nest,...

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Deals and Discounts on and off The Drag

Liliana Hall August 27, 2018

As the semester approaches and students unwillingly say their goodbyes to home-cooked meals, panic sets in as they realize they only know how to make Easy Mac. Before you start binge-watching videos on...

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Fast-casual Brazilian food cart comes to East Austin

Helen Galli July 15, 2018

From a tiny kitchen situated in the the passenger space of a converted tuk-tuk, a three-wheeled motorized vehicle used as a taxi all across Asia, a chef sears Brazilian-style meats over a Japanese clay...

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4 for $4 no more at Union

Tiana Woodard June 12, 2018

Just two weeks ago, students made it past the aromas of Panda Express’ Beijing beef, the allure of Chick-fil-A’s spicy chicken sandwiches and the salads of Field of Greens to find a place as...

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Second annual Austin Chicken Wing Festival didn’t chicken out in spite of stormy weather

Charles Liu May 23, 2018

Some people may prefer dry rubs, but on Sunday, May 20, attendees at the second annual Austin Chicken Wing Festival got a heavy helping of wet as they braved heavy rain and wind to pick wings clean and...

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Austin Chicken Wing Festival: Waller Creek Pub House hopes to mix and mingle with attendees, share wings brined in ale

Charles Liu May 19, 2018

After participating in the Austin Chicken Wing Festival last year, Waller Creek Pub House will return for a second go-around on Sunday, May 20 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the festival’s new, larger...

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Austin Chicken Wing Festival: Wild Chix & Waffles to serve up wing-inspired food

Charles Liu May 14, 2018

Chicken wings might be the main attraction of the Austin Chicken Wing Festival, but they won’t the only food attendees will find at the event, which takes place this Sunday, May 20th at the The Auguste...

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Forced to eat? How the UT meal plan impacts students, food insecurity

Sierra Quarzaza May 3, 2018

A meal plan should be able to give individuality and healthy options, and be affordable — UT’s meal plan provides none of these things. According to University of Texas Housing and Dining,...

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Hank’s serves up American cuisine in Windsor Park

Noelle Henry April 25, 2018

Andy Means and Jessie Katz are changing the restaurant game by giving out five-star food that’ll fulfill your cravings in a casual setting with bargain prices. Their new restaurant, Hank’s,...

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Boteco brings an authentic piece of Brazil to Austin

Francesca D'Annunzio April 16, 2018

When Fernando Marri came from Minas Gerais, Brazil, to the United States to study English, he did not imagine he would one day open a food truck in East Austin inside a revamped FedEx delivery truck. Boteco...

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Revival Coffee serves beverages with a side of community benefit

Brooke Sjoberg April 9, 2018

Now under new ownership, the former Vintage Heart Cafe has found life as Revival Coffee. With community-oriented business practices, Revival Coffee partnered with Austin Pets Alive, Casa Marianella...