TAKEOUT AND DELIVERY MAP UPDATE: Pinthouse Pizza, El Chile reopening for takeout, curbside pickup

Local pizza joint and brewery Pinthouse Pizza will reopen for takeout and delivery on May 6. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
Local pizza joint and brewery Pinthouse Pizza will reopen for takeout and delivery on May 6. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Local pizza joint and brewery Pinthouse Pizza will reopen for takeout and delivery on May 6. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Editor's Note: This interactive map was last updated at 5 p.m. on May 1. See a place that's missing? Get in touch with us at [email protected]

In an effort to share information with our readers and let residents know what takeout and delivery options are out there for local restaurants fighting to hang on, Community Impact Newspaper started an interactive map with information on locally owned spots throughout the area. While we can never provide a comprehensive list of every restaurant in Central Austin, this will be a living document that is updated regularly. Readers and business owners who would like to share updates with our editorial team can reach out to us by emailing [email protected].


Restaurants were allowed to open to 25% capacity on May 1 according to a new order from Gov. Greg Abbott. While most Central Austin restaurants will wait to open their dining rooms, some have chosen to open. You can find a map of those options here.

By Jack Flagler
Jack is the editor of Community Impact Newspaper's Central Austin and Southwest Austin editions. He began his career as a sports reporter in Massachusetts and North Carolina before moving to Austin in 2018. He grew up in Maine and graduated from Boston University, but prefers tacos al pastor to lobster rolls. You can get in touch at [email protected]


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