Author: Abby Newton

Best Vape Shop: TooTer’s

TooTer’s Vape Shop is officially the first ever winner for the Best Vape Store in BCS category. Located on Texas Ave., TooTers strives to fulfill all your vaping needs. Their staff creates a welcoming atmosphere, and they can get you everything you need, from juice blends that are hard to find to signature blends done just the way you want them. If you are part of the vaping community, stop in to Tooter’s and see what the hype is about for...

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Best Cocktail: West End Elixir

Bartenders at West End Elixir can make virtually any cocktail request you throw their way, and they can make it the best you’ve ever had. There are 68 traditional cocktails to choose from, but you can also trust the bartender to mix up exactly what you didn’t know you needed. This high end cocktail bar uses only premium ingredients and strives to set the bar for cocktail bars...

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Best Poetry/Open Mic Night: Revolution (Mic Check)

The unique, laid-back atmosphere of Revolutions Cafe and Bar creates the perfect place for poetry open mic night. For the second year in a row, Revs, the home of Mic Check Poetry on Sunday nights, is the BCS favorite. Passionate artists, featured poets and supporters join together each Sunday to share their love for written and spoken word. Revolution’s inviting environment welcomes new poets and Mic Check regulars to express themselves and let their creativity...

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Best Steak: The Republic

There was tough competition in this category, but The Republic reigns supreme. As a fifth year winner in this category, The Republic is no stranger to Best of BCS. Delicious filets and briskets, made from Texas-raised cattle, paired with a large drink selection makes The Republic the perfect graduation dinner location. Make sure and get your reservation ahead of time. Check them out, and don’t forget to order the...

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Best New Restaurant: Hopdoddy

The Best New Restaurant category is the home of strong contenders each year, but, this year, Hopdoddy Burger Bar takes first place. This Austin native company provides a fresh, unique experience through signature burgers, truffle fries and milkshakes that  rock your taste buds. Hopdoddy has been featured in GQ Magazine and highlighted by Jimmy Kimmel, Rachael Ray, the Food Network and more! Located in Calvary Court, Hopdoddy moved to town and instantly rocked our world, making them the favorite new restaurant in...

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