LANCE ARMSTRONG’S AUSTIN ESSENTIALS


LODGING
The Driskill, $195-$2,500; (800) 252-9367

Four Seasons Hotel Austin, $240-$395; (800) 332-3442

DINING
Castle Hill Cafe, international; $18-$22; (512) 476-7218

Hudson’s on the Bend, Texas cuisine; $28-$38; (512) 266-1369

Hula Hut, Mexican, $5-$18; (512) 476-4852

Maudie’s Café, Mexican; $5-$8; (512) 473-3740

Mirabelle Restaurant, international; $15-$22; (512) 346-7900

The Oasis, Tex-Mex; $8-$27; (512) 266-2442

The Salt Lick, barbecue; $9-$14; (512) 894-3117

Sweetish Hill Bakery, bakery; $1-$6; (512) 472-1347

The Upper Crust Bakery, bakery; $2-$5; (512) 467-0102

Z-Tejas Grill, Southwestern; $8-$18; (512) 478-5355

SHOPPING
Bicycle Sport Shop, bike shop; (512) 477-3472

Central Market, upscale grocery store; (512) 206-1000

NIGHTLIFE
Antone’s, live music; (512) 474-5314

The Backyard, live music; (512) 263-4146

The Continental Club, live music; (512) 441-2444

Four Season’s Lobby Lounge, hotel bar; (512) 685-8150

Lucky Lounge, bar; (512) 479-7700

Paramount Theatre, concert venue; (512) 472-5470

Stubb’s Bar-B-Q, live music; (512) 480-8341