Join CultureMap for the Annual CultureMap Tastemaker Awards, a celebration of Austin’s talented food and drink community. A spotlight will shine on the people that make this city’s restaurant scene special with their innovation, energy and creativity.
Savor samples from nominated restaurants including some of Austin’s newest and hottest establishments including 416 Bar & Grille, Apis Restaurant & Apiary, Fixe, Sala & Betty as well as favorites like Arro, Hightower, Jacoby’s Restaurant & Mercantile, Noble Sandwich Company, Parkside, Swift’s Attic and Terry Black’s Barbecue. Sip on exclusive Herradura cocktails created by the Best Bartender nominees from qui, Half Step, King Bee Lounge, Garage, drink.well, Bar Congress and more. Enjoy music by DJ Gatsby.
This year’s nominees were collectively selected by a panel of highly respected culinary experts who are dynamically engaged in Austin’s dining scene. Winners will be announced at the CultureMapTastemaker Awards on May 12th at Brazos Hall.