We each had different tacos, steak, duck, chicken, and seafood. All of us were delighted with our food. The rooftop was comfortable and the waitstaff friendly and attentive. My son's favorite restaurant in Austin.
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A gem that is definitely an Austin staple!! The carne asade and chicken tacos awesome!!!! I did flour. The white wine very good as you never know on that in a Mexican restaurant!! The decor so fun and inside stone staircase with tree at the...More
Im a 28 year Austin resident and by far El Alma is my favorite cantina. I tell all who ask for recommendations to come here. Plenty of parking and right between Austin's best parks on Barton Springs Road.
good service, friendly people. the food wasn't very good. the waiter recommended the duck tacos. I couldn't eat it. I'm not sure what they did to give it such a bad taste. the ceviche appetizer was good however. the menu tried to be clever and...More
This amazing culinary gem is located within walking distance from the Long Center which is why we decided to eat there. I had passed it many times and never paid much attention to it as it doesn't look like much from the outside. WOW -...More
When I get tired from the hustling beat, and need some excellent Mexican fare and powerful Margarita, I take the stairs up to the rooftop section of this kitschy eatery, removed from the downtown maze just enough to still be easily reachable. Whether having a...More
This is a great place to stop if you're out walking around the lake or want to escape S. Lamar craziness. The rooftop is perfect pretty much year around, and the stuffed pepper with duck is truly great.