La Traviata is a small, intimate Italian restaurant in the hub of downtown Austin, and a great place for a romantic lunch or dinner.  The staff is attentive and Chef Gillcrest provides delicious entrees providing the ultimate food experience.  Try the Spaghetti Aglio e Olio or the Spaghetti alla Carbonara with pancetta, onion, cream, & lemon topped with a farm fresh egg yolk.  Pure delight.

TIP:  Mon-Fri 11:30 am-2 pm, Mon-Thurs 5:30 pm -10 pm, Fri – Sat 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm, Closed on Sunday.  Metered street parking or parking lot next to restaurant.
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The Contemporary Austin-Jones Center has been a continued classy establishment for art and displays for over 100 years.  There are amazing displays and exhibits coming through here for hours of enjoyment before or a meal at La Traviata. Definitely check out the rooftop view overlooking downtown.  Hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11am-7pm and Sunday 12-5pm.

TIP:  Rental available for Private Parties.  Check out website for workshops and educational classes.  Additional location at Laguna Gloria.

 Both locations located within 300 feet of each other on 314 Congress Avenue, Downtown Austin.


Please note: Featured image is from La Traviata website.