These bars and restaurants are now open in Central Austin

Spread & Co. opened at 1601 W. 38th St. on Oct. 22. Courtesy Spread & Co.
Spread & Co. opened at 1601 W. 38th St. on Oct. 22. Courtesy Spread & Co.

Spread & Co. opened at 1601 W. 38th St. on Oct. 22. Courtesy Spread & Co.

Shishman Grill opened in mid-October at 7020 Easy Wind Drive, Ste. 150, Austin, in the location of a former Subway in the Midtown Commons shopping area. The Mediterranean spot’s menu includes kebabs, gyros and falafel. It originally opened in 2015 as a food truck. 512-668-9779.

Austin’s Pizza opened Nov. 7 at 5425 Burnet Road, Ste. 110, Austin, in the space adjacent to sports bar Little Woodrow’s—formerly a Brooklyn Pie. Austin’s Pizza fi rst opened in 1999 and is now owned by the Austin-based Murphy Adams Restaurant Group, which also owns and operates Mama Fu’s Asian House. 512-982-6031.

Spread & Co., a new restaurant from husband-and-wife team Rosemary and Austin Ewald, opened Oct. 22 at 1601 W. 38th St., Unit 1, Austin, in the space previously occupied by Russell’s Bistro. Rosemary founded Spread & Co. in 2016 as a cheese board delivery service; the counter-service restaurant will serve breakfast and lunch fare with a focus on gourmet cheese. It will also offer catering and classes.

MezzeMe Turkish Kitchen opened its second location Oct. 1 at 2530 Guadalupe St., Austin. Austin resident and Turkey native Mahmud Ugur opened the original location in the Triangle development in 2017. 512-900-8200.

JuiceLand opened a new location in the Third + Shoal development Oct. 18 at 607 W. Third St., Ste. 115, Austin. This is the juice and healthy food shop’s 27th location. 512-356-9348.

Vegan deli and wine shop Rebel Cheese opened at 2200 Aldrich St., Ste. 120, Austin, in the Mueller development Oct. 27. The shop is owned by husbandand-wife team Kirsten Maitland and Fred Zwar, who moved to Austin seven years ago. Maitland grew up in England, and according to a media release her affi nity for European cafes inspired the concept. 512-382-0048.

Batch Brewery, a new venture from brothers and Batch Craft Beer & Kolaches owners Noah and Josh Lit, opened Nov. 6 at 3218 Manor Road, Austin. The family-owned kolache bakery, taproom and retail craft beer store is located next door. 512-401-3025.

Bar and record store Troublemaker opened Nov. 8 at 1209 E. Seventh St., Austin. The spot is a collaboration from the team behind the Hightower, which previously occupied the space, and Andy Uhler, reporter for National Public Radio’s “Marketplace.” End of an Ear is partnering with the team for the record store portion. 512-524-1448.


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