Travel, Maps, Restaurants

 

Travel arrangements and booking are the responsibility of the individual participants.

 

Venue

On Monday-Wednesday, the events will take place in the Peter O’Donnell, Jr. Building (POB) for Applied Computational Engineering and Sciences, located on The University of Texas campus. The room is on the 6th Floor, POB 6.304.

The Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences is also located in the POB at the intersection of 24th Street and Speedway. The street address is:

201 E 24th Street, Austin, TX 78712

To view on a map visit: https://www.ices.utexas.edu/about/map/

On Thursday-Friday, the events will take place in the The Blanton Museum of Art, Capitol Room, located on The University of Texas campus. The street address is:

200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Austin, TX 78701

View the map here

Arrival and Departure

The Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is the closest airport to Austin and the University of Texas.  For transportation to and from the airport, feel free to take a taxi or the Super Shuttle.  Super Shuttle can be reached at (512) 258-3826 or 1-800-BLUE VAN  or online at http://www.supershuttle.com/ or you can book a ride upon arrival.

 

Bus Routes

The city bus service which operates buses throughout the city and University of Texas campus is called Capitol Metro.

The electronic bus schedules, including the University of Texas Shuttle Bus Services are available here: http://www.capmetro.org/schedulebook.aspx

An interactive website including the Trip Planner can be found at http://www.capmetro.org/planner/

Restaurants

Restaurants near campus

Madam Mam’s: Thai

 510 W 26th St

Raku: Sushi & Asian fusion

2222 Rio Grande St

Torchy’s Tacos, an Austin favorite

2801 Guadalupe St

Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot

2400 Seton Ave

Freedmen’s: BBQ

2402 San Gabriel St

Fricano’s Deli & Catering: sandwiches

Recommended for lunch

2405 Nueces St

K-Bop: Korean

2002 Guadalupe St

Phở Thái Sơn UT: Vietnamese

1908 Guadalupe St

Clay Pit: Indian

1601 Guadalupe St

El Mercado: Mexican food

1702 Lavaca St

Schultz Garden: German food& beer garden

1607 San Jacinto Blvd

Texas Chili Parlor

1409 Lavaca St

Lavaca Teppan: Japanese

1712 Lavaca St

Olamaie: Southern flare

1610 San Antonio St

 

Restaurants further away

Matt’s El Rancho: Mexican

2613 S Lamar Blvd

Closed Tuesday’s

South of the river

Guero’s Taco Bar

1412 S Congress Ave

South of the river

South Congress neighborhood

Hopdoddy Burger bar

1400 S Congress Ave

South Congress

Bar Chi Sushi

206 Colorado St

downtown

Taverna: Casual Italian

258 W 2nd St

downtown

Moonshine: Comfort food and steaks

303 Red River St

downtown

La Condesa: Mexican Tapas

400 W 2nd St A

Downtown

Second Bar + Kitchen

Downtown

200 Congress Ave

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