The Perfect Golf Day in Austin

August 19, 2011

Sam Irwin, 26-year resident of Austin, is the lead singer of the rock band Duck Soup

After breakfast at Dario’s (512-479-8105) — try the Migas, a concoction of scrambled-eggs, chiles, onions and crumbled tostados — go tee it up at Circle C (, a wonderful Jay Morrish track. For lunch, the Salt Lick Barbecue ( ribs are the best you’ll ever have. Anywhere! They catered Ben Crenshaw Masters Champions Dinner [in 1995]. Finish your day with some music at Cedar Street Courtyard ( on 4th Avenue. Try a “guava-rita” cocktail. Me, I’m in bed by 10:30-gotta get up early and play golf!