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St. Philip Pizza and Wine
St. Philip from Uchi Restaurant Group closed after one year in operation. St. Philip/Facebook
Bess Bistro Austin restaurant interior
Celebrity-owned Bess Bistro was a West Sixth Street staple since 2006. Bess Bistro/Facebook
Restaurant Congress salmon belly dish
Restaurant Congress closes to make way for a Second Bar + Kitchen expansion. Congress Austin/Facebook
Freddie's Place Austin
Freddie's Place shuttered in late June. Freddie's Place/Facebook
Fork and Taco Austin
Fork and Taco closed suddenly after only one year in business on Burnet Road. Fork and Taco/Facebook