Outside of Japan, Musashino stands to compete as one of the best sushi restaurants in the nation. The seafood is flown in fresh and many ingredients are sourced locally. Their style of sushi is Edomae Zushi and it’s history runs deep to the origins of sushi in Tokyo. The Texas Hybrid Roll is a highlight but definitely indulge in the fresh sushi and sashimi in this cozy, authentic atmosphere.
Musashino is a great launching point to discover Shoal Creek Greenbelt or University of Texas. Shoal Creek Greenbelt is provided by the Austin Parks Foundation and is a great way to explore the city via bike or foot. There are off-leash areas, picnic tables, kids playgrounds and gorgeous scenery. Getting to and from Fino, there is a large sidewalk along Lamar street with a stone bridge to cross onto the trail near 24th street.
TIP: If taking bikes to Fino, they have an elevator. Great map provided by Mountain Bikes Tx or maps across the street at bike shop.
Does your bike need a tune up? No problem. Across the street from Fino is a local, family owned bike shop, University Cyclery. Providing amazing new and used bikes, service and repair for 36 years, this bike shop will be sure to impress with their knowledge and expertise.
TIP: Walk in appointments for service welcome. Mon-Fri 10am-7pm, Sat 10-6pm and Sun 12-5pm.
After a delicious meal at Fino, discovering the treasures of UT Campus is a perfect way to spend the day. With a bike lane along 29th, right down the street is one of the best bakeries in Austin, Polkadots Cupcake Factory. Amazing cupcakes and cookies homemade by a husband and wife team, can be enjoyed at this charming house with quaint seating indoors and on their patio, cupcakes and cookies.
All 4 locations within 500 feet of 2905 San Gabriel Street, near UT campus in Central Austin.