Jester King Brewery Gorgeous space for hanging out in the hill country with good beer and room for the kids to roam. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon/evenings. Get there early for Stanley's Farmhouse Pizza too (before the lines get long!).
Outside of Austin you'll find this authentic BBQ place, The Salt Lick. If you feel like you got lost on your drive there, keep going... you'll find it sooner or later! This place is truely a Bar-B-Que paradise!