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East Austin restaurant says ciao and more of the week's most popular stories

East Austin restaurant says ciao and more of the week's top stories

Al Fico dining room
Al Fico suddenly closed up shop this week. Photo courtesy of Al Fico
Tipsy Texan wedding
The wedding of David Alan and Joe Eifler is enough to turn any Austinite green with envy. Photo by Tristan Rhodes
Aviary Decor
Aviary is part wine lounge, part home decor store, and 100 percent under the radar. Aviary Decor/Facebook
Uber
Despite the huff over Proposition 1, UberEats is still operating in Austin. Uber/Facebook
Volaris Airline
Volaris is offering new nonstop service between Austin and Guadalajara. Photo courtesy of Volaris
Al Fico dining room
Tipsy Texan wedding
Aviary Decor
Uber
Volaris Airline

Editor's note: A surprising restaurant closure and an envy-inducing wedding lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's most popular headlines.

2. Tipsy Texan wedding brings out all of Austin's heavy hitters. With catering by Franklin Barbecue set against the backdrop of the beautiful Treaty Oak Distilling Ranch, the wedding of "Tipsy Texans" David Alan and Joe Eifler is enough to turn any Austinite green with envy.

3. Nine under-the-radar South Lamar spots you must try right now. South Lamar Boulevard was cool way before acronyms became a trend. SoLa? SoNo. As the new and spendy spots get a lot of love, we wanted to balance that particular bias with a few favorites that might not get as much buzz these days. 

5. New nonstop flight from Austin to Mexico takes off with cheap fares. Dreaming of a Mexican vacation, but dreading the price tag? Low-cost Mexican airline Volaris has a new nonstop option for budget-conscious Austinites.