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Looking for some great places with Georgetown flavor? Here are some great options.

600 Degrees Pizzeria

Georgetown’s local pizzeria baking quality north beach pies, and has 30 beers on draft.

124 E. 8th Street (on the square)


Assistance League of Georgetown Thrift Store

Top notch thrift items at a good price; also accepts donation items.

603 West University Avenue


The BiG Cafe

Brookwood in Georgetown, where adults with special needs contribute to the world, operates this cafe which serves coffee, smoothies, salads, sandwiches, and sweet treats. All proceeds directly benefit the BiG citizens and mission.

905 N. Church Street


Bob’s Catfish -n- More

Bob’s serves fried catfish and various seafood platters.

305 East Morrow


Burger University

Graduate to a better burger!  They offer offer classic options such as burgers, hand-cut fries, hand battered onion rings and hand made shakes.
119 W. 7th Street (Town Square)


Camille’s Hand Dipped Ice-Cream Bars
Camille’s makes delicious hand-made ice cream, frozen yogurt and non-dairy bars. 
1013 W. University Ave. #165 (Wolf Ranch)


The Caring Place Thrift Store

Offers inexpensive clothing and household items as well as accepting food pantry donations.

2000 Railroad Street



CherryBerry self-serve frozen yogurt offers over 50 premium rotating healthy and fat-free frozen yogurt flavors and over 50 toppings. 
1103 Rivery Blvd., Suite 260


Cianfranni Coffee Company

Georgetown’s local coffee dive.

109 West 7th Street (Town Square)


City Lights Theatre

“The Last Great Movie House” in Georgetown.

420 Wolf Ranch Parkway, behind Home Depot.


Cotton Patch Cafe

A place where real, homemade, fresh food is served in a comfortable and welcoming environment, full of Texas pride.
1021 W. University Ave.


Dos Salsas Tex-Mex Restaurant

A Tex-Mex staple in downtown Georgetown.

1104 South Main (Town Square)


Eats on 8th

Farm to table restaurant located on the Georgetown square.

204 E. 8th Street (Town Square)


El Monumento

Sourcing the freshest ingredients available, El Monumento serves home-style, made-from-scratch Mexican fare.
205 W. 2nd Street


First Fridays

Galleries, local artists, exhibits, and live music, all in Georgetown’s Town Square.
6-8pm on the 1st Friday of each month in the Town Square.


Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Five Guys Burgers and Fries offers handcrafted burgers, fries, hot dogs, shakes, and more. Plus get free peanuts while you wait.

1201 University Avenue, Suite 110 (Wolf Ranch)


Galaxy Cupcakes

Georgetown’s gourmet cupcake bakery. Cupcakes made fresh every day and specialty flavors.  
107 East 7th Street on the Square.


Georgetown Art Center

The centerpiece of arts and culture in Georgetown.  Each year more than 100 different artists and 200 different pieces are exhibited at the center.

816 S. Main Street (Town Square)


Georgetown Recreation Center

Georgetown Parks & Recreation operates this year round recreation center open to all citizens. Offers group classes, weights, and a swimming pool with open swim times.

1003 N. Austin Avenue


Georgetown Symphony Society

Brings notable musicians to town each season.


Georgetown Winery

Boutique winery, wine bar, and personalized wines/labels. 

715 South Main (Town Square)


Gigi’s Cupcakes
A locally owned and operated franchise that offers a rotating daily menu of 11 cupcake flavors as well as mini cupcakes, drinks and cupcake-size cheesecakes.
1013 W. University Ave. #130 (Wolf Ranch).


Khun Kan Thai Kitchen

Georgetown’s authentic Thai restaurant.

114 East 7th Street (Town Square)


Lake Georgetown

Lakeside trails, camping, and parks.
3 mi. west of Georgetown


Laurie’s Too Tea Room

Laurie’s offers a variety of good, homemade food.

612 Main Street


Mel’s Lone Star Lanes

Georgetown’s only bowling alley, offers fully automated scoring, and an outstanding snack bar. CJ’s Sports Bar & Grill  offers lounge seating on the bowling lanes, billiards, shuffle board and a full service restaurant for your enjoyment. 
1010 North Austin Avenue.


Monument Cafe

Serves great local food, amazing biscuits, and daily specials.

500 South Austin Avenue


The Palace Theatre

Located in the historic downtown district it is home to a year-round season of live theater productions including musicals, comedies, and dramas. 
810 South Austin Avenue


Red Poppy Coffee Co. at the Georgetown Public Library

Enjoy a delicious cup of coffee while perusing the library shelves.

402 West 8th Street


San Gabriel River Trail

Hike, walk, run, bike, stroll…
San Gabriel Park to Lake Georgetown


San Gabriel Writers’ League

Provides support and training for local writers.


Second Saturday Market Days

Hand-made arts and crafts, live music and entertainment.
2nd Saturday of each month, Mar-Dec from 10-5pm in the Town Square.


Shake’s Frozen Custard

A Georgetown favorite that offers classic sundaes, old fashioned shakes and malts, and their signature concretes and cakes. 
1208 Williams Drive


Sweet Serendipity

Georgetown’s own chocolate factory located on the square.  Their homemade candy collection includes white, milk, and dark chocolate selections. 
710 S. Austin Ave.


Thundercould Subs

Austin based sub sandwich shopped located in one of Georgetown’s old fire bays.
814 S. Main St.


The Uptown Social

Rooftop restaurant, bar, lounge, and terrace on the Square. 
501 South Austin Avenue, 4th Floor.


Williamson County Art Guild

Hosts shows, workshops and scholarships for artists of all ages.

610 South Main


Williamson County Museum

The Museum is a non-profit organization that was established in 1997 to collect and interpret items that promote the unique culture and heritage of Williamson County. The museum provides free educational programming, exhibits and events to the public including the Up the Chisholm Trail cattle drive and chuck wagon cook-off each September. 
716 South Austin Avenue


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