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Austin Chamber Music Center Pre Fixe - Saturday, Oct 3rd

Enjoy a special menu in advance of Austin Chamber Music Center's presentation of "Street Songs," courtesy of chef Jason Tallent.

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Chef’s Tasting Dinner French Wine, Italian Cuisine

Gusto presents a tasting dinner with French wines imported by Margeaux & Associates and hosted by the French American Business Council of Austin &

Italy-America Chamber of Commerce of Texas. Join these thriving organizations for an evening of great food created by Chef Jason Tallent. Reserve your spot:

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Conspirare Prix Fixe Dinner Sept 13th

Celebrating Conspirare’s Presentation of

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Dining Out for Life - 9/14

in support of AIDS Services of Austin, we are happy to be donating 15% of Monday night's sales to Dining Out for Life.  We invite you to be part of this special fundraising effort while taking advantage of our special wine offers (25% off bottles of wine from 4-10pm). 

Summer Chamber Music Festival Menus Announced

Three weeks of mind-blowing chamber music performed by world-class artists, including Ida Kavafian, Peter Serkin, the American String Quartet, the Miró 
, Mother Falcon and more await you at the Austin Chamber Music Festival July 3rd thru 9th. Each weekend, Gusto will present a special menu in honor of the festival's programming. Take a look at the amazing food line-up and then... continue reading

Winemaker Dinner feat. Martin Mackenzie of Petroni Vineyards

In partnership with The Wine & Food Foundation of Texas, our summer winemaker dinner features the wines of Petroni Vineyards from Sonoma, California. Enjoy an evening with Martin McKenzie of Petroni Vineyards and a five-course dinner hosted by Gusto Managing Partner Cameron Lockley. Tickets available... continue reading

Negroni Week

Orson Welles said of the Negroni, "The bitters are excellent for your liver, the gin is bad for you. They balance each other." The classic Italian cocktail is having a moment this week with $1 per purchase of the drink going to charity. Try it the way its namesake Count Carmillo Negroni preferred, with sweet vermouth and a flamed orange peel. Or... continue reading

Celebrating Conspirare’s Presentation of “Great Big Choruses”

Celebrating Conspirare’s Presentation of “Great Big Choruses” with this special menu:


Kids Eat Free!

In a addition to our regular Sunday night offer for kiddoes, Gusto is once again pleased to be able to provide our Kids Eat Free program to families on the go this summer. With kids out of school and parents on the run, sometimes it's just easier to grab a seat in the A/C of your favorite neighborhood Italian eatery to enjoy lunch or dinner rather than make every meal of the day.  Details for purchase requirements are included here... continue reading

New Brunch Menu Available Sunday, May 17th!

With the change of season comes a change of plating. We have updated our Sunday brunch to a la carte ordering that includes a large antipasta selection.  Chef Jason Tallent has created an extensive range of options, including savory items like a traditional frittata or a scrumptious baked egg with potato, besciamella sauce and leeks to something slightly sweeter, like french toast with marmalade & strawberry butter. ... continue reading

Upcoming Performance Prix Fixe Dinners April 18th & 25th

Before Conspirare's singular performance of "How Little You Are," a commissioned work by young American composer Nico Muhly, please join us for dinner on April 18th.

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Hop over for Easter Brunch!

Celebrate Easter with friends and family while dining al fresco on a beautiful spring day. Our expansive Italian Brunch Buffet includes a huge selction of delectable dishes featuring local produce and farm-fresh eggs. Sip a variety of beverages with fresh squeezed juices or try a hand-crafted cocktail. We look forward to seeing you!


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