Italic Concept

Italic is an approachable Italian restaurant helmed by Chef Curren and centrally located in downtown Austin. Antipasti selections range from cured meats, Italian cheeses, olives and house-marinated produce to house-baked focaccia. Rustic pizzas and entrées such as roasted half chicken or Florence-style T-bone steak are made in our top-of-the-line American-built pizza oven. Farm-to-table selections include seasonally rotating pastas – perfect with a cocktail or selection from our 100-percent Italian wine list curated by Master Sommelier Craig Collins.

italicaustin.com123 W. Sixth Street, Austin 78701
Irene's Concept

Irene’s has the soul of an unpretentious dive bar but a firm hand on service and keen eye to hospitality. Chef Curren always takes great care in sourcing quality local produce and preparing even simple American comfort-food classics such as pigs in a blanket or a meatball sandwich with the utmost care, while Master Sommelier Collins curates the bar offerings, which includes boozy punches, local taps and strong cocktails. Irene's was named best new restaurant 2016 by Austin Chronicle readers and best new patio by Austin Monthly, as well as one of the best seats in beer by Draft Magazine. 

irenesaustin.com506 West Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
Fareground at One Eleven Concept

Fareground is a meeting place where tourists and locals alike can pick and choose from a wide variety of cuisines crafted under one roof by some of the city's most-loved chefs & restaurateurs – or just enjoy a drink in a park-like oasis in the heart of downtown. Austin's first food hall features Italic, Contigo, Dai Due Taquería, TLV, Henbit and Ni-Komé as well as a full bar. 

faregroundaustin.com111 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704
Ellis Concept

Situated at the bustling corner of 2nd and Congress, Ellis is the latest concept, and first cocktail bar, from ELM Restaurant Group. Guests can sidle up to the bar and enjoy craft beer and cocktails, as well as a selection of world class wines, or hang under the canopy of beautiful heritage oaks in its raised outdoor lounge. The sleek 17 seat indoor bar, as well as the patio style private dining area, also offer drinksand bites from the Ellis menu. Signature dishes and unique one-offs from Fareground’s celebrated food partners are ordered and served table and bar-side in the distinctive indoor/ outdoor space designed by Hsu House of Architecture. An extension of Fareground, Austin’s first and only food hall situated at the ground floor of 111 Congress,  Ellis is a sophisticated space with an approachable menu and welcoming service. The bar’s name a nod to the coming together of community and ideas to create an experience greater than the sum of its parts, and beverage and food offerings coming inspired by various cultures around the world. Ellis is open daily from 11 am - 2 am.

111 Congress Avenue