Magnolia Cafe celebrates 40th anniversary

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Magnolia Cafe celebrated its 40th anniversary in January. The local, family-owned diner opened as the Omelettry West on Lake Austin Boulevard in 1979, changed its name to Magnolia Cafe in 1987 and expanded to its second location in South Austin at 1920 S. Congress Ave., Austin, in 1988. 512-445-0000. www.magnoliacafeaustin.com
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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