Agency Execs' Favorite SXSW Hot Spots

Festival vets make their picks

Austin is a Texas-sized town, but it’s about to get super crowded as an estimated 28,000 people descend on it for South by Southwest. That means a massive amount of competition for places to meet, be they bar stools, dining tables or a random patch of grass near Lady Bird Lake. Adweek asked a few SXSW veterans, including one local ringer, what are their favorite locales.

David Berkowitz, 360i’s vp of emerging media, based in New York:

Lamberts Downtown Barbecue: It’s a misnomer because this isn’t real barbecue, but it is great nouveau Texan cuisine, and the one spot I always return to every year. They make a mean cocktail, too. As an added bonus, it’s one of the only great downtown restaurants on OpenTable, which comes in handy when planning to meet clients in advance.Festival vets make their picks

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