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Better Half branding was created by Lauren Dickens. Photo by Alison Narro
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The bar of the all-day cafe. Photo by Alison Narro
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Chef Rich Riembolt. Photo by Alison Narro
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The menu is filled with approachable Southern dishes. Photo by Alison Narro
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Heart Coffee Roasters is the go-to bean at Better Half. Photo by Alison Narro
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Green and grain bowl.  Photo by Alison Narro
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Modern interiors are softened with personal touches.  Photo by Alison Narro
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Signage was painted by Austin artists.  Photo by Alison Narro
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"The more and more personal it became, it became the place where [we] wanted to go eat," said co-owner Matthew Bolick.   Photo by Alison Narro