austin: keepin’ things weird

Austin holds a special place in our heart. It’s where we first met and fell in love (with food), and it’s where HMHS was born. It’s unique; it’s diverse and we hope you find whatever you feel like eating here.

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austin: odd duck

Odd Duck’s menu has complex items that are so eccentric and eclectic. The antelope tataki and smoked chicken nachos are amalganations of not just flavors and unique food items but also cultures. Antelope tataki combines antelope (a unique meat, in my opinion) and the Japanese cooking style of tataki – lightly searing meat. What this unlocks is a reservoir of flavors almost never seen beforehand.

austin: bakery lorraine

Bakery Lorraine is a cute, aesthetic brunch spot located in the Domain. Known for their pastries, Bakery Lorraine has an array of macarons and other desserts, including croissants, cinnamon rolls, kouign-amann, cheese danish, muffins and bread pudding.

austin: l’oca d’oro

hether it’s a casual or formal occasion, a date with a significant other or a night out with friends, L’oca D’oro really is the place to go.

austin: ramen tatsuya

Having started off with ramen on the wrong foot, I now stand before you as a (self-acclaimed) ramen guru with my go-to Ramen Tatsuya orders, tips and tricks.

austin: lin’s asian bar + dim sum

Dim sum is a huge part of Chinese (especially Southwest Chinese) culture — there’s early morning dim sum, afternoon dim sum, late night dim sum, so growing up, we were always on the lookout for good dim sum in the area. Here in Austin, there aren’t that many places that have good, authentic dim sum, but fortunately, Lin’s is one of those few.

austin: salty sow

Salty Sow has quickly become one of our favorite happy hour locations. As they advertise themselves, Salty Sow is an American Gastropub that serves contemporary farmhouse fare located fairly near campus on Manor Road.