Exquisite food and attentive staff in a classy environment are 3 descriptions for The Carillon. On their website, they state their restaurant is a “New American Grill with a sophisticated twist” which is an excellent way to explain these masterpieces for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner.
TIP: Mon 6:30-10am; Tue-Sat 6:30-10am and 5:30-10pm; and Sun 7-11am. Reservations available through Open Table. Free parking with validated ticketed in parking garage, located southside of 20th & Whitis.
Staying on the theme of Sophistication, around the corner from The Carillon is the Blanton Museum of Art. With more than 17,000 pieces of art, the museum on University of Texas campus has the largest collection in Central Texas. Peruse their website for endless Exhibits, Workshops, and activities such as the free Third Thursdays. What a great way to enjoy the day or night before dinner at The Carillon.
TIP: Open Tues-Fri 10-5pm, Sat 11-5pm and Sun 1-5pm. Parking available at Brazos Garage.
During a visit to the Blanton Museum of Art, The Blanton Cafe is a great way to relax and take in the environment of the museum with a cup of coffee, Italian soda or glass of wine on a Thursday evening.
TIP: Hours are 8am-4pm Mon-Fri; and 12-4pm Sat-Sun. Sandwiches, Salads, Breakfast tacos and additional snacks available.
All 3 locations located within 300 feet of 1900 University Avenue, UT Campus.