Local Business Partners

Local Business Partners are local restaurants, bars, boutiques and other retail businesses that have committed to supporting Big Medium by donating a percentage of sales during both weekends of the West Austin Studio Tour. WEST Local Business Partners directly support Austin’s artists and the contemporary arts community by providing vital funds that keep WEST programming free and accessible to the public. In turn, Big Medium encourages tour goers to support these select local businesses by visiting them while planning their WEST schedule, as well as year‑round.

Local Business Partners are located within WEST boundaries (West of I-35, East of Mopac, South of 183, North of William Cannon). Each business commits to supporting Big Medium with a donation of 10% of sales during both WEST weekends, or a minimum of $300 if proceeds do not exceed that amount. Our Local Business Partners are welcome to exhibit art in their space as part of their WEST participation but are not required.

  • P1. Lick Honest Ice Creams

    6555 Burnet Rd, #200
    → May 11–12 / 12:30pm – 11:30pm
    → May 18–19 / 12:30pm – 10pm

    Since 2011, Lick Honest Ice Creams has been crafting artisanal ice creams with peak-season ingredients sourced responsibly from local farmers and artisan partners. Committed to sustainability and supporting the Central Texas community, Lick prides itself on creating and sharing with integrity unique, inspired, and enlightening flavors that curious customers feel good about eating.

    (512) 609-8029 / ilikelick.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P2. The Peached Tortilla

    5520 Burnet Rd, #100
    → May 11–12 / 11am – 2pm, 5pm – 11pm
    → May 18–19 / 10:30am – 2:30pm, 5pm – 9pm

    The Peached Tortilla, located at 5520 Burnet Rd., specializes in modern Asian comfort food. Inspired by chef/owner Eric Silverstein's childhood in Asia, the menu features a variety of dishes meant to be shared, ranging from southern fun and dan dan noodles to pork belly buns and crispy umami chicken wings. Peached Tortilla also features a full bar program that includes a variety of craft cocktails, wines and draft beers.

    (512) 297-8635 / thepeachedtortilla.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P3. Forbidden Fruit

    108 E North Loop Blvd
    → May 11–12 / 11am – 9pm
    → May 18–19 / 12pm – 6pm

    Simply put, we strive to foster sexual self-awareness and communication, to educate and inform our community and support lifestyle needs. We strive to make you feel comfortable and safe, to answer your questions, offer solutions, and make sure you find what you’re looking for.Our staff aims to nurture sexual self-awareness, acceptance, and a sense of humor about our bodies, our sexuality, our hang-ups and our kinks. We encourage ourselves and others to explore, experience, and accept new facets of sexuality. We want to nourish those desires and needs that we have already accepted with love, consent, and high-quality products! And of course, to #KEEPAUSTINKINKY!

    (512) 453-8090 / forbiddenfruit.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P4. Possum Park

    701 E 53rd St
    → WEST Weekends / 10am – 9pm

    Austin's best kept secret is located on North Loop IBiz District. A place to eat, shop, and drink in Austin's favorite neighborhood, North Loop. All food vendors located in the park are 100% plant based.

    (512) 363-8812 / VisitPossumPark.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P5. Casey’s New Orleans Snowballs

    808 E 51st St
    → WEST Weekends / 12 – 9pm

    Austin's home for happiness in a cup since 1996 Casey's offers a fun and flavorful shaved ice experience 7 days per week. Come visit us to try some of our 72 flavors!

    caseyssnowballs.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P6. Mantis Salon

    4526 Burnet Rd
    → WEST Weekends / 11am – 5pm

    Mantis Salon has featured local artists work since our opening in 2007. We host a monthly event called Second Sunday Salon that brings together Art, Music, Wellness, and Creativity. We love working with people in our community to create hairstyles and color that reflect their individual style. Come visit our space to see a group show of local artists and get a free consultation from one of our talented stylists. Come visit our space to see a group show of local artists Christopher Locke, Olivia Rains, and Alex Ward.

    (512) 417-6476 / mantissalon.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P7. Uchiko

    4200 N Lamar Blvd
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 5 – 11pm, Sunday 5 – 10pm

    Uchi redefined, this “child of Uchi” opened in 2010 in Austin with the same warm and welcoming atmosphere as the original. Derived from Uchi’s innovative menu, Uchiko’s mix of composed dishes and sushi is accented with noteworthy flavor additions to round out the dining experience.

    (512) 916-4808 / uchikoaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P8. BFREE Yoga Austin

    3110 Guadalupe St, #120
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 8am – 12pm, Sunday 9am – 1:30pm & 3:30pm – 6pm

    Our intention is to inspire the community to keep it real through genuine personal connections and alignment-based flow from the most educated teachers. We offer a variety of class styles including heated and nonheated classes, vinyasa, hatha, yin/restorative, yoga nidra, and meditation. Try our intro offer - $24 for unlimited yoga for 1 week!

    (512) 587-6705 / bfreeyogaaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P9. Goodall's Kitchen

    1900 Rio Grande St
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday, 7am – 2pm & 5 – 10pm, Sunday 7am – 2:30pm & 5 – 10pm

    Located in Hotel Ella, Goodall's Kitchen is a local American bistro with casual indoor and outdoor dining.

    (443) 347-3373 / goodallskitchen.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P10. Josephine House

    1601 Waterston Ave
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 10am – 10pm, Sunday 10am – 3pm

    The sister restaurant to Austin fine dining institution Jeffrey’s, offering breakfast, lunch, brunch, happy hour, dinner & Monday night steak frites. The Clarksville cottage features a small marble bar for coffee or cocktails, intimate tables in the dining room, shady nooks on our patio and a grassy front lawn for lounging. Serving an eclectic daily menu featuring the best locally sourced products.

    (512) 477-5584 / josephineofaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P11. Jeffrey's

    1204 West Lynn St
    → WEST Weekends / 4:30pm – 11pm

    Jeffrey’s is a neighborhood fine dining restaurant featuring dry-aged prime beef and French American classics.

    (512) 477-5584 / jeffreysofaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P12. Bar Peached

    1315 W 6th St
    → WEST Weekends / 11am – 9pm

    Located in the historic Clarksville neighborhood, Bar Peached features a large 13 seat bar, a cozy indoor dining space accented by shiplap walls, and a large outdoor patio featuring a historic heritage tree. The restaurant's dinner menu focuses on a variety of Asian inspired snacky plates, fusion taco selections (both small and large format) and Asian comfort food items, while the bar menu offers a wide selection of draft cocktails, to order cocktails, wines and beers.

    (512) 297-8635 / barpeached.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P13. Clark's Austin

    1200 W 6th St
    → WEST Weekends / 11am – 11pm

    Clark’s is a small chic West Austin neighborhood spot with a great raw bar, house baked sourdough, fresh fish, lobster rolls, pan roasted hamburgers and tasty libations. Join us inside at the marble & pecan bar, along the banquette in our cozy dining room or under the awning on our tree-shaded deck for lunch, brunch, happy hour and dinner.

    (512) 297-2525 / clarksaustin.com / Instagram / Twitter

  • P14. La Condesa

    400 W 2nd St, A
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday, 11am – 3pm & 5 – 11pm, Sunday 11am – 3pm & 5 – 10pm

    La Condesa is an award-winning Mexican restaurant located in Austin’s vibrant 2nd Street District. Helmed by Executive Chef Rick Lopez, La Condesa’s menu features modern Mexican dishes made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients, plus a renowned bar program with the largest collection of 100% blue agave tequila and mezcal in the city.

    (443) 347-3373 / lacondesa.com / Facebook / Twitter

  • P15. Le Politique

    110 San Antonio St
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 10:30am – 11pm, Sunday 10:30am – 10pm

    Translated to ‘The Politician,’ Le Politique is both a nod to Austin’s roots as a capital city and an homage to Texas and French politicians, past & present, who roam these very streets. Specific inspiration was drawn from the Count Dubois de Saligny, a French diplomat known for being quite the rabble-rouser in 19th-century Texas. Vive les pigs!

    (443) 347-3373 / lepolitiqueaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P16. Lamberts Downtown Barbecue

    401 W 2nd St
    → May 11–12 / Saturday, 11am – 10:30am, Sunday 11am – 10pm
    → May 18–19 / Saturday, 8am – 1am, Sunday 8am – 11pm

    Located in the carefully restored & historic Schneider Brothers Building, Lamberts serves up slow smoked BBQ & modern Texas cooking with local beers, classic cocktails and new world wines. Situated in the heart of bustling 2nd Street Lamberts has a fun laid back atmosphere and warm professional service.

    (512) 494-1500 / lambertsaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P17. Uchi

    801 South Lamar Blvd
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 5 – 11pm, Sunday 5 – 10pm

    Translated from the Japanese word “house,” the original Uchi is located in a refurbished South Austin bungalow. Award-winning Chef Tyson Cole’s signature non-traditional take on Japanese food has delighted Austin’s diverse dining crowd as well as visitors from across the country and around the world since 2003.

    (512) 916-4808 / uchiaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P18. Lick Honest Ice Creams

    1100 S Lamar, #1135
    → May 11–12 / 12:30pm – 11:30pm
    → May 18–19 / 12:30pm – 10pm

    Since 2011, Lick Honest Ice Creams has been crafting artisanal ice creams with peak-season ingredients sourced responsibly from local farmers and artisan partners. Committed to sustainability and supporting the Central Texas community, Lick prides itself on creating and sharing with integrity unique, inspired, and enlightening flavors that curious customers feel good about eating.

    (512) 363-5622 / ilikelick.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P19. Loro

    2115 S Lamar Blvd
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday 11am – 11pm, Sunday 11am – 10pm

    (512) 916-4858 / loroaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P20. Patika

    2159 S Lamar Blvd
    → WEST Weekends / 7am – 6pm

    Patika's acclaimed coffee, food and hospitality have established it as one of the must-try spots in Austin. Their creative, comfortable, and fresh breakfast and lunch offerings along with their meticulously crafted coffee menu have won awards and recognition across the city.

    patikacoffee.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P21. Thai Fresh

    909 West Mary St
    → WEST Weekends / 9am – 10pm

    Thai Fresh is committed to bringing you authentic Thai meals that are made with fresh local ingredients whenever possible. All of our meats are raised in Texas and free of antibiotics and hormones. We keep things fresh by bringing in seasonal vegetables and herbs from local farms and our own garden.

    (512) 694-9796 / thai-fresh.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

  • P22. Sway

    1417 S 1st St
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday, 11am – 11pm, Sunday 11am – 10pm

    (443) 347-3373 / swaythai.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P23. Elizabeth Street Café

    1501 S 1st St
    → WEST Weekends / 8am – 10:30pm

    Elizabeth Street Café is a neighborhood Vietnamese cafe and French bakery in South Austin opened in December 2011. The little restaurant boasts sunny dining rooms and a shady garden patio and serves fresh breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as takeout.

    (512) 291-2881 / elizabethstreetcafe.com / Instagram / Twitter

  • P24. Joann's Fine Foods

    1224 S Congress Ave
    → WEST Weekends / 8am – 12am

    Joann’s Fine Foods is a South Congress neighborhood spot, a new take on the American diner, and a vacation for locals and tourists alike. Open early and late at the Austin Motel, Joann’s is a welcome respite for early birds and night owls, outlaws and in-laws, all ways always.

    (512) 358-6054 / joannsaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P25. Perla's Oyster Bar

    1400 S Congress Ave
    → WEST Weekends / 10:30am – 11pm

    Perla’s offers fresh fish and oysters flown in daily from both coasts with an emphasis on sourcing from the Gulf of Mexico and simple, clean preparations. The bar makes delicious coastal cocktails and the wine list is stocked with fun sparkling, rosé & white wines.

    (512) 291-7300 / perlasaustin.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P26. June's All Day

    1722 S Congress Ave
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday, 8am – 1am, Sunday 8am – 11pm

    Situated on a sunny corner of South Congress Avenue, June’s offers breakfast, brunch, and grab-and-go pastries & coffee by morning, with an all day bistro menu late into the evenings. The restaurant has a petite patio, ideal for people watching and hanging with your pup. The classically styled interior features a vintage jukebox, cozy banquette seating and a long marble bar complete with a TV in the corner tuned to our favorite sporting events.

    (512) 416-1722 / junesallday.com / Instagram / Facebook

  • P27. Southside Flying Pizza

    2206 S Congress Ave
    → WEST Weekends / Saturday, 11am – 12am, Sunday 12pm – 11pm

    Our independent restaurants are dedicated to serving fresh, artisan quality food in generous portions. Our pizza is hand-tossed from our own recipes, and is always “not to thick and not to thin”. We are perfect for dine-in, take-out, catering or delivery. We serve the freshest salads and the most delicious sandwiches, appetizers, and desserts. All of our food is made on site and from scratch – our own dough, ground meats, sauces, dips, dressings, and brownies. A live collection of wall size murals defying the traffic for a big chunk of South Congress. Pizza in flight and more from the fertile minds of our cosmic artists. Next to the giant sunglasses.

    (512) 442-4246 / southsideflyingpizza.com / Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

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