The mud bugs are back at Shoal Creek Saloon.
Austin’s home of the New Orleans Saints celebrates the launch of crawfish season tonight. A few hundred pounds of the critters have arrived and their kicking off their boil at 5 p.m. tonight. You should follow them on social media to stay up to date on availability, pricing and times. But, for now, the Shoal Creek Saloon Facebook page says the restaurant will be serving the sweet creatures 5 to 9 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday and Friday; noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday; and noon to 9:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Cost is $9 for one pound; $25 for three pounds; and $41 for pounds. Pay 50 cents for corn, potato and melted butter and another $4.99 for three links of andouille sausage.