Cantine, the Italian and Mediterranean restaurant from Asti owners Lisa and Emmett Fox, opens today in Lamar Union (1100 S. Lamar Blvd.). The restaurant serves homemade pasta, rotisserie meats, pizzas, and more, and offers a full bar, beer, and wine. The restaurant, which joins Shake Shack and Vox Table at the mixed-use development that is home to Alamo Drafthouse, is now taking limited reservations on its website.
Seattle-based Mod Pizza opened its third Austin-area location today. The Anderson Mill location of the restaurant founded by Seattle Coffee co-founders Scott and Ally Svenson is at 11521 RM 620 neat Anderson Mill Road. Mod’s other locations are in the Mueller development (1801 E 51st St.) and Westlake Hills (701 Loop 360). View the menu here.