Southside Market opens in Hutto and 3 other business updates

Southside Market & Barbeque's menu features sausage, brisket, turkey and pork ribs plates; sandwiches and salads; hand-dipped ice cream and desserts; and classic side dishes, such as coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni and cheese, and corn on the cob. (Courtesy Southside Marrket & Barbeque)
Southside Market & Barbeque's menu features sausage, brisket, turkey and pork ribs plates; sandwiches and salads; hand-dipped ice cream and desserts; and classic side dishes, such as coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni and cheese, and corn on the cob. (Courtesy Southside Marrket & Barbeque)

Southside Market & Barbeque's menu features sausage, brisket, turkey and pork ribs plates; sandwiches and salads; hand-dipped ice cream and desserts; and classic side dishes, such as coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni and cheese, and corn on the cob. (Courtesy Southside Marrket & Barbeque)

Since 1882, Southside Market & Barbeque has served up authentic Texan barbecue. This week, Southside will bring its classic dishes to Hutto’s Co-Op District with the launch of its latest restaurant. Read on for details about Southside’s grand opening celebration and news from three other businesses.

Now open: Southside Market & Barbeque

Southside Market & Barbeque celebrated the grand opening of its fourth location Oct. 15. Located at 106 Co-Op Blvd., Hutto, the restaurant’s menu features sausage, brisket, turkey and pork ribs plates; sandwiches and salads; hand-dipped ice cream and desserts; as well as classic side dishes, such as coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni and cheese, and corn on the cob.

“Rachel and I are both so thankful for the tremendous opportunity to bring our Texas-friendly hospitality and Central Texas BBQ to Hutto,” said Bryan Bracewell, the owner of Southside Market & Barbeque, in an Oct. 13 company release. “Southside Market is our family history, our legacy, our everything. We are excited to serve and meet our new neighbors. When selecting where to open our fourth location, we feel very blessed to have found another community of kindred spirits in the City of Hutto.”

Indoor dining will be limited to 75% capacity with customers required to adhere to mask-wearing and social distancing provisions. 512-518-2117. www.southsidemarket.com


Coming soon: Denny’s

A Denny’s is under construction south of Gattis School Road and east of SH 130 in Hutto and has a planned opening date of Nov. 30, company representatives confirmed in an email. The diner chain’s menu features items such as omelets, pancakes and breakfast sandwiches; burgers, salads and steaks; and kids and dessert menus. www.dennys.com

Now open: Highlight Family Dentistry of Hutto

Highlight Family Dentistry of Hutto opened its practice at 531 Ed Schmidt Blvd., Ste. 100, Hutto, in August. The practice specializes in pediatric, family, emergency and cosmetic dentistry services. 512-886-2644. www.highlightfamilydentistry.com

Coming soon: Saleen Performance Parts

Saleen Performance Parts announced Oct. 7 that the company will relocate manufacturing operations from Southern California a 20,000-square-foot manufacturing and office space at 900 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Bldg. 3, Round Rock. Saleen is a U.S.-based manufacturer and distributor of automotive performance and restyling parts, according to the company’s website. Operations that will be relocated to Round Rock include plastic injection and advanced composites manufacturing. Saleen is projected to add more than 150 manufacturing-related jobs over the next several years, according to a Round Rock Chamber news release. www.saleenperformance.com

By Kelsey Thompson
Kelsey Thompson is the reporter for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, where her work focuses on education, city government and community development. Originally from Upstate New York, Kelsey relocated to Austin after graduating from Syracuse University in May 2019.


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