The “hidden jewel” of Westlake, Las Palomas is West Austin’s only authentic Interior Mexican restaurant and bar.
Las Palomas’ menu spans multiple regions of Mexico, as well as the cultures which influenced Mexico’s cuisine, including Spanish, French, South American and Aztec tastes. Our signature Mole, Chile Relleno, Steak Chimichurri and Paella recipes reflect the delicious blend of multiple cultures, honed to perfection by Amelia Corona, our founder. Join us for a culinary trip across Mexico, enhanced by an accompanying glass of wine or fresh lime margarita.
Meet the Owner, MariCarmen Corona Dale
and her Mother, Amelia
We invite you to come in and taste our time-honored family recipes from throughout interior Mexico. Whether you choose our signature Chile Relleno, Paella, Mole Poblano, Fish Veracruzano, or another item from our extensive menu, we are confident you will find them delicious. Salud!
The many brides’ and grooms’ families who plan rehearsal dinners at Las Palomas all have different ideas of what makes up the perfect rehearsal dinner, including guests, themes, menu, toasts and appropriate dress. Rest assured that there is no ONE correct way to do it; it’s your party! But take a moment to read these tips to help you with hassle-free planning and give us a call to book the perfect venue and menu!
Although we love our Margaritas and cold beers, many of the Interior Mexican dishes on Las Palomas’ menu pair perfectly with a glass of one of our delicious wines. The rose’ for instance, is ideal for the warm weather and is a lovely complement to our many seafood dishes. And our steaks, including this month’s special Carne Huaxteca, are balanced beautifully by a cabernet sauvignon or Spanish syrah blend. Please check out our wine menu and join us soon for a glass (or two…)!
Bridal showers both large and small are held at Las Palomas and the guests have ranged from a few close friends to what appears to be the entire wedding guest list! Though there is no absolute rule as to who should or shouldn’t be invited, a few simple guidelines will help you celebrate the bride and not unintentionally offend anyone. Read more>>>
Las Palomas Restuarant-Bar has been selected as OpenTable’s Diners’ Choice local pick for “Neighborhood Gem” and “Great for Lunch” in Austin this month. These selections have been determined by recent, verified OpenTable diner reviews within Austin for the second month in a row. Read more »
We will again offer a limited seat very special pre-fixe dinner with tequila pairings, and this time be debuting the new Tequila 512 Reposado! Our guests were so delighted with our first Las Palomas/Tequila 512 dinner, that we received numerous requests to hold an encore, and we are equally delighted to oblige!
Scott Willis, the founder of Tequila 512, will be our special guest for the evening of Thursday, June 25th, and will guide us through the tasting. Though new to the market, Tequila 512 has won the 2012 Best Blanco Tequila at Austin Tequila Fest, a 2013 Gold Medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, and a 2013 Gold Medal at the SIP Awards in Las Vegas. Read more »