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

Assistance League of Georgetown Thrift Store

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

603 West University Avenue


Bob’s Catfish -n- More

Bob’s serves fried catfish and various seafood platters.

305 East Morrow


Books on Tap
Locally owned and operated bookstore and brewery.
718 S. Austin Ave.


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.

Dia Thai Cuisine

Georgetown’s authentic Thai restaurant.

114 East 7th Street (Town Square)


Dos Salsas Tex-Mex Restaurant

A Tex-Mex staple in downtown Georgetown.

1104 South Main (Town Square)


Duke’s BBQ

Smokehouse that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week.  Duke’s also offers live music, on-site catering, and banquet rooms. 
408 West Morrow Street

El Monumento

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


The Exchange at Annarella

A men’s and women’s clothing, and accessory consignment store. Upscale merchandise includes new and unique items that are name brand or one of a kind.
800 S. Austin Ave., Ste. A.


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.


Galaxy Cupcakes

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


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).


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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