Restaurant Guides

Beat The Heat: Austin Restaurants with Beautiful Interiors

Austin's summer sun can be a force to be reckoned with. But fear not, fellow foodies!
This guide unveils a haven of restaurants offering respite from the heat, each boasting unique ambiance and delectable cuisine. So, grab your shades, ditch the sweat, and embark on a culinary adventure through Austin's coolest summer escapes.
00 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701
Descend into a subterranean oasis at Subterra Agave Bar. This dimly lit and stylish space below Ember Kitchen offers a cool retreat from the sun, while the extensive tequila selection and innovative agave-based cocktails provide ample opportunity to quench your thirst.
Multiple Locations
Immerse yourself in a wellness haven at The Well. This light-filled and airy cafe features a focus on healthy cuisine and fresh-pressed juices, perfect for a refreshing and energizing summer meal.
500 W 6th St Suite 100, Austin, TX 78701
Slip into a speakeasy-inspired haven at Devil May Care. This intimate and dimly lit space offers a cool escape from the heat, while expertly crafted cocktails and decadent bar bites ensure an unforgettable experience.
501 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
Embrace the serenity of Japanese minimalism at TenTen. This sleek and modern restaurant features clean lines and a focus on natural light, creating a calming oasis for enjoying exquisite sushi and innovative Japanese cuisine in a cool and refreshing setting.
400 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701

Step into the beautiful space of Estelle'e and enjoy specialty cocktails and shareable bites. The upscale and trendy social lounge features a swanky downstairs bar with additional seating upstairs.

201 W 3rd St, Austin, TX 78701
Experience the warmth and comfort of Chinese home cooking at RedFarm. This lively and welcoming space offers a cool escape from the sun, perfect for savoring steaming noodle dishes and delectable dim sum in a vibrant communal atmosphere.
500 San Marcos St Ste 102, Austin, TX 78702
Escape to a sophisticated wine cellar experience at Cape Bottle Room. This welcoming and temperature-controlled haven boasts an extensive wine list and delicious small plates, offering a perfect cool refuge for wine enthusiasts.
1600 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
Embrace a laid-back vibe at Underdog. This casual eatery features a spacious indoor area and patio, with a menu focusing on fresh, seasonal ingredients, perfect for a cool and satisfying meal that will keep you energized for summer adventures.
1506 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
Transport yourself to the heart of the Yucatan at Nômadé This beautiful decorated and intimate space offers a cool retreat, with colorful mosaics and dim lighting setting the stage for a culinary journey through Yucatan cuisine.
110 San Antonio St, Austin, TX 78701
Head downtown to check out The Guest House, a new dining destination perfect for any occasion. The Guest House infuses timeless classics with a modern twist featuring theatrical cocktails and hearty New American cuisine.