Austin Blog

August 28, 2018
Beginning Monday, the City of Austin is tightening its rules on water usage due to drought and dangerously low lake levels, resulting in Stage 1 restrictions for the first time in two years. These restrictions impact Austin restaurants, as they must refrain from automatically presenting their guests with a glass of water, and also limiting any patio misters from 4:00 pm until midnight. Servers can still provide guests with glasses of water, but only upon request. Many servers and restaurants...