Austin: Attractions near Congress Avenue Bridge
Follow the bridge south and you'll find all kinds or great restaurants and stores just south of the bridge. It will be obvious when you hit the meat of the area.
Austin: Best eats/bars in Austin under $25?
Try Juan In A Million on the east side. Great food and Juan is a super-nice guy. It's primarily a "locals-only" place.
Austin: Best BBQ in/near Austin?
Hands down...go to the Salt Lick BBQ in Driftwood, a few miles outside of Austin. It's the most famous BBQ place around the area and has all kinds of awards. Be warned, they only take cash. Rudy's in...