Oregon resident, Texas native, cigar smoker, beer enthusiast, web developer.
I would recommend Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden - it's not TexMex, but it has your other requirements and spades. It's also in a cool part of town. And, luckily, a lot of Austin places have a good patio. I'm sure other will... See More
So many things! For the outdoors-y stuff, check out the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area (one of the stops is the famous Multnomah Falls). There are a ton of trails along that way. If you don't want to rent a car, Forest... See More