The burgers are P. Terry’s are amazing. Fresh ingredients and special sauce make these fast food burgers better than the rest. The milkshakes are fantastic (try Oreo!) and perfect to dip a fry, or two, into. With multiple Austin locations P. Terry’s is convenient for a quick lunch with the kids.
Harrison’s Tip: Really cool sandboxes, plus they have toys already in them to play with! My 3-year-old sister won’t eat when we’re there because she just wants to play in the sandbox. Some locations have bigger sandboxes than others.
TIP: Open Mon-Thurs 7 am-12 am, Tues 7 am-1 am, Sat 8 am-1 am, Sun 8 am-12 am, multiple area locations. DOWNTOWN: 515 CONGRESS
Amy’s Ice Cream, an Austin original since 1984, is the perfect place to embrace your sweet tooth. Mixing and matching flavors with the available toppings or “crush ins,” to create a customized dessert. The toppings range from sprinkles to fresh fruit and are sure to satisfy any craving. Try the Mexican Vanilla with strawberries before strolling over the the nearby Central Park.
TIP: Open Sun-Thurs 11:00 am-10:30 pm, Fri-Sat 11:00 am-11:30 pm, multiple area locations
Both located within 2700 ft of 3303 North Lamar Boulevard.