Flying into or out of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport can be quite the treat, if you know where to eat. Lucky for us, we have some of our best restaurants coming to bat at every terminal, luring you in with delicious smelling barbecue, chicken sandwiches, tacos, and more. There is so much good food at the Austin airport that even a flight delay or layover doesn’t feel so long. Here’s our guide to the best Austin airport food.
Between Gates 20-21
Open at the crack of dawn for even your earliest BBQ cravings, Salt Lick serves up brisket, pork, bison, and beef when you just need something to hold you over on your flight.
Near Gate 21
Everyone’s favorite spot for mouthwatering chicken sandwiches is right past Austin airport security, perfect for a bite to eat on your way to your flight.
Grab a delicious bite to eat at Hat Creek Burger Company on your way out of Austin. This pitstop features the best burgers in town, in addition to vegan and vegetarian options!
Really just looking for something fresh and healthy? MAD Greens is your go-to for vibrant and exotic salads with quirky names.
Between Gates 16-17
From 11 am – 5:30 pm, The Peached Tortilla is open for business at Austin airport! Grab 2 for $10 tacos, a rice bowl, or a salad with toppings like Korean Steak and BBQ Brisket.
Near Gate 19
Need a pick-me-up for that early flight? Out of all the Austin airport food, Jo’s Coffee is the only place with coffee, cold sandwiches, and breakfast tacos.
Near Gate 21
Ice cream might not be the first thing you think of when you need a little snack at the airport, but Amy’s delivers its frozen treats on those hot days, regardless.
For burgers, chicken sandwiches, hoagies, and a beer, Haymaker is among the best Austin airport food for when you’re in a pinch.
Near Gate 16
We couldn’t leave out the best bar in the Austin airport. Second Bar + Kitchen is there when you need a drink before your flight, plus a little something to settle your stomach.