Nothing tastes better in cool or warm weather than coffee. When it comes to really good coffee, we know that finding the right cup of joe can make anyone's day a lot better! With plenty of coffee shops within 78704 - South Austin, it can be a challenge to choose your favorite!

We gathered a list of our best 78704 coffee shops that you should visit for your next cup!

1. Cosmic Coffee and Beer

Price Range: $$

121 Pickle Rd

Austin, TX 78704

Located near St. Edwards University and across the parking of Infinite Monkey Theorem is one of our favorites, Cosmic Coffee and Beer Garden. They offer specialty coffee, cocktails, locally brewed draft beer, and more. The ambiance of the shop is unlike any other you might have encountered.

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78704 is more than just a zip code of South Austin, it is a neighborhood that has an eclectic mix of trendy, hip, and unique vibes. 78704 is one of the best areas to live and experience Austin living. And oh, don’t forget about the food scene in the area! If you’re lost on where to begin your trip the best places to eat in 78704, we got something for you!

Austin is known for its delicious homegrown dishes and its mouthwatering barbecue restaurants that will definitely keep you wanting more. Here is our list of the best places to eat in 78704 in no particular order.

1. Eberly


615 S Lamar Blvd

Austin, TX 78704

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Photo from Eberly Austin's website.

Eberly is Austin’s must-try restaurants owned by Eddy Paterson and John…

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Austin is named as the #1 place to start a business in America by CNBC. In 2016, the Texas capital was leading at number one for the best cities in the U.S. for launching startup technology. Small businesses are growing and there are numerous opportunities for each individual in the City. A recent study by Fit Small Business stated that Texas is the best place to start a business.

There is a diverse mix of government employees, tech workers, blue-collar workers, and corporate and business people in the area. If you live within the area and are interested to start a business, here are some ideas for new business opportunities in Austin. Texas.

1. Day Care

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Most parents in Austin are full-time employers that work within offices with tight…

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Think you’re going to miss the fun in summer? It’s not too late to have fun! We prepared a list for you to enjoy the last few weeks or days before summer ends. When it comes to live music, green spaces, delicious meals, and a vibrant nightlife, Austin surely tops the lists amongst other cities in Texas!


You might be overwhelmed with the countless things you can do here whether you are a tourist or someone who lives in the beautiful Bat City. We made things easier for you so we made a simple yet cool guide to fun things to do before summer ends in Austin!


1. Cool Off in Hamilton Pool Preserve

A beautiful and historic swimming hole within the Dripping Springs area. Water from the Hamilton Creek flows down to the limestone outcroppings…

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Summer is about to come to an end soon, so let's wrap it up with a nice, juicy, and delicious barbecue feast! Recipes and flavors are truly important when it comes to grilling, but what makes them work are the techniques used. Here are some grilling tips you can take notes from for a successful grilling feast with your friends and family!

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1. Preheat the Grill

Preheat your grill for 10-20 minutes to make sure that it reaches the right temperature and to kill any bacteria in the grill grate. Your grill should reach 500°F with its lid closed. For high heat, it will range from 400-450°F and 250-300°F for low heat.

Heat helps loosens bits of food left on the grill grate and makes it easier to brush them…

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The battle for the best smart speakers for homes is tough; with recent developments between Google Home vs. Amazon Echo, it might be a challenge in choosing which is better for your home. In this blog, we’ll lay out a comparison guide between Google Home and Amazon Echo, also known as Amazon Alexa, to help you figure out which is best for your home, needs, and budget!

Thanks to technology, artificial intelligence can now transform your home. Both smart speakers are booming in the market. Obviously, it does make it easier and convenient for consumers to have these gadgets at home. From news, weather, conversion, facts, controlling the lights and devices in your home, and more; everything is just a “Hey Google...” or “Alexa...” away with these…

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Austin has a great number of delicious restaurants and food trucks around the city. It is known for its traditional barbecue, mouth watering Tex-Mex dishes, and a fusion of different cultures in a plate! Not sure where to start? Here’s a guide to the top places to eat in Austin, Texas!

Our guide consists of some of the top-rated restaurants and food trucks in Austin. Get to know more about them below!

1. Chez Zee American Bistro

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Photo from Chez Zee American Bistro Website

5406 Balcones Dr

Austin, TX 78731 - $$

The family-friendly American restaurant was established in 1989 and is known for its amazing desserts and weekend brunch! They also have a bakery for your pastries and bread. Chez Zee American Bistro specializes in food that is…

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Are you visiting Austin for a business trip, seeing a friend, or planning on a vacation in ATX? Well, here are 12 things to expect when visiting Austin, Texas! If you are not sure where to begin with, let us lead you the way to the quirky, hip, and beautiful city of Austin!

1. Music

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Austin’s music scene is one of the things you will want to look forward to in your visit. Aside from being known as the Bat City, we are also the Live Music Capital of the World! Don’t be surprised if you hear music once you arrived. Austin’s music will greet you from the airport to grocery stores, and anywhere you go. We have over hundreds of venues where you can listen to free, live music.

2. Food

Who doesn’t love food? You’ll never go hungry on your…

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Got plans for summer with your family? If not yet, think about this, what’s the best way to beat the heat in Austin? Take a cold drink, make use of the AC, or have some fun and cool down by taking a dip or swimming in these spots within Austin! We have listed 10 Best Family Swimming Spots in Austin, Texas. Check out our list and see if you find a swimming spot near you!


1. Barton Springs

One of the most popular swimming spots in Austin is Barton Springs located within the grounds of Zilker Park. Aside from the beautiful houses within the area also lies the recreational outdoor swimming pool filled with water from the Main Barton Spring which is the fourth largest spring in Texas. The temperature hovers between around 68°F to 74°F. Not just…

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Matt Fajkus Architecture

MF Architecture is an award-winning, licensed architecture office that welcomes residential and commercial projects, both small and large. The brilliant mind behind designing some of the best Austin homes and commercial spaces in Austin is Matt Fakjus.

Matt, a native of Austin, holds a Master in Architecture from Havard University Graduate School of Design where he completed his thesis work with Pritzker Prize-winning architect Rafael Moneo. In 2010, Matt established MF Architecture and achieved significant experience in architectural practice. He worked in numerous high-profile, international large-scale projects, as well as small-scaled award-winning projects. He was then awarded two AIA National Emerging…

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