Georgetown to get steakhouse, speakeasy plus more Central Texas news

City Post is located at 113 E. Eighth St., Georgetown. (Courtesy City Post)
City Post is located at 113 E. Eighth St., Georgetown. (Courtesy City Post)

City Post is located at 113 E. Eighth St., Georgetown. (Courtesy City Post)

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Georgetown

City Post to bring steakhouse, market, speakeasy to downtown Georgetown


Georgetown residents can expect a new steakhouse, oyster bar, butcher counter, small market and event space—all in what was formerly the historic post office, which was built in the 1930s.

But what is a Prohibition-era building without a speakeasy? Residents can expect that, as well. The basement is complete with a hidden entrance.​​​​



PHOTOS: Football is back on the field for Georgetown ISD


Georgetown ISD kicked off its 2020 football season with a series of scrimmage games between Georgetown High School's and East View High School's freshman, junior varsity and varsity teams Sept. 18.

Black Sugar Caffe now open on the Georgetown Square, plus more business news

Stay up to date on Georgetown business news with the following updates.

Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto

Prost Alehouse to open downtown Pflugerville brewery, and 4 other business updates


Prost Alehouse will open a brewery in downtown Pflugerville in the coming months. Read on to learn about the Alehouse and four other business updates from Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto.

Kalahari Resorts to hold drive-thru hiring event for hundreds of Round Rock jobs

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, which is hiring 700 employees by the end of the year, is hosting a drive-thru career fair Sept. 24.

The resort is hiring culinary, office, housekeeping and water park staff for its Round Rock location, which is expected to open Nov. 12.

Central Austin

Easy Tiger announces permanent closure of original Sixth Street location


Easy Tiger announced Sept. 18 it will permanently close its original downtown location at 709 E. Sixth St., Austin. “This is a bittersweet moment. 6th Street is our birthplace, where we baked our first loaves of bread and poured our first craft beers,” the owners wrote in a social media post.

Lake Travis-Westlake

Biderman's Deli closes its Westlake location


Biderman’s Deli permanently closed its location at 701 S. Capital of Texas Hwy., West Lake Hills, as well as its downtown Austin location, according to a Sept. 20 statement from owner Zach Biderman. The New York-style, Jewish-inspired deli opened last Novemember within the Village at Westlake to serve bagels, sandwhiches and other menu items such as matzo ball soup.

Kelsey Thompson, Amy Rae Dadamo, Taylor Jackson Buchanan, Sally Grace Holtgrieve, Ali Linan and Jack Flagler contributed to this report.



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Romeo's Pizza held its Georgetown groundbreaking April 6. (Courtesy Romeo's Pizza)
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The Georgetown Arts and Cultural Board has scheduled for two new murals to be installed this spring. (Courtesy The Georgetown Arts & Cultural Board)
2 new murals to go up in Georgetown

The murals will be installed this spring.

The splash pads at San Jose Park, Downtown Georgetown, Rabbit Hill and Garey Park are now open. (Courtesy Georgetown Parks & Recreation)
Splash pads now open in Georgetown

Four splash pads across the city are open for the summer.

Romeo's Pizza held its Georgetown groundbreaking April 6. (Courtesy Romeo's Pizza)
Romeo's Pizza coming to Georgetown

The pizza joint plans to open in June.

Austin Public Health holds a vaccination clinic at the Delco Activity Center in Northeast Austin. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Williamson County added more than 200 new COVID-19 cases April 5-7. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds more than 200 new COVID-19 cases April 5-7

Here is what you need to know today about COVID-19 in Williamson County.

A resident at EdenHill Communities receives their second dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. (Lauren Canterberry/Community Impact Newspaper)
Amid the struggle to get vaccinated, these Austin moms have helped over 3,900 people get appointments

The women volunteer their time searching for hard-to-find time slots that often become available in the middle of the night.

Campaign finance reports show campaign donations and expenditures. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Georgetown City Council candidates file latest campaign finance reports

Early voting will run between April 19-27. Election day is May 1.

The campaign finance reports show campaign donations and expenditures. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Candidates for Georgetown ISD board of trustees file latest campaign finance reports

The campaign finance reports come 30 days before the May election.

Papa Frank's Barber Shop celebrated its 10-year anniversary in April. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Papa Frank's Barber Shop celebrates 10-year anniversary

The business is located just north of the Square on South Austin Avenue.

Georgetown Pediatrics is set to open in Georgetown this spring. (Fernanda Figueroa/Community Impact Newspaper)
Georgetown Pediatrics to open this spring

The medical practice will be located on Williams Drive.