Bavarian Bistro Temporarily Closed

Well, folks...I'm sorry but we had to close down our German food trailer, Chef Keem's Bavarian Bistro. Due to the planned development of our location at Congress and 3rd, we had to move out without a place to go. Bummer. Looks like we'll be shut down until the...

LiveMom Blog Features Chef Keem’s Bavarian Bistro

If you're an Austin mom, you're probably familiar with LiveMom.com, the Queen of Austin's mom blogs. A couple of weeks ago, owner Catherine and food editor Shannon visited our Bavarian Bistro trailer for a schnitzel lunch and an interview. Read all about it here,...

Welcome to Schnitzel in Austin!

Welcome to Austin - ACL Fest visitors! And a huge Thank You to all our regular customers for your wonderful support over the last 2 months! We have authentic German sausages for you - right here in the Heart of Texas! And we have schnitzels: Wiener Schnitzel and...

Bratkartoffel | German Sauteed Griddle Potatoes

Bratkartoffel is a traditional German side dish served with almost anything...sausages, burgers, meatloaf, steaks, fried fish, you name it. "Brat" means fried, and "Kartoffel" is German for potato. Most of the time, the plural is used: "Bratkartoffeln". Notice the...

Jaeger Sauce Recipe For Jaeger Schnitzel

Jaeger Sauce Recipe is one of the most frequent search terms bringing visitors to this blog. Although I've written about authentic German Jaeger Schnitzel before, I've never described the actual recipe for the matching sauce. A quick recap: Wiener Schnitzel is a...

Bavarian Bistro On Yelp – First Reviews

So nice. So kind. The first yelp reviews of our Bavarian Bistro are in. We truly appreciate the thoughtfulness and sophistication of our first reviewers. Thank you, ladies, for your kind words. I knew that Austin foodies do better than just stuffing their mouths with...

Wiener Schnitzel – Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is Wiener Schnitzel a hot dog? No. In 1961, the first store of the future American fast-food franchise adopted the name "Der Wienerschnitzel" (correct German article: Das Wienerschnitzel), although they never served the real thing. Ever since, people have been...

Wiener Schnitzel In Austin, Texas

Where can you get a real Wiener Schnitzel in Austin, Texas? (Hint: At the new Bavarian Bistro food trailer on Congress and 3rd!) We featured Wiener Schnitzel as our lunch special today, and we sold out. Wow! People love the panko/almond breaded pork loin or chicken...

Bavarian Bistro’s Chef Keem On Food Network TV

Currently, the Food Network is running a new show called "Kid in a Candy Store". Part of the "Classic Twists" episode was filmed at our beloved Big Top Candy Shop on South Congress Ave. As one of the chocolatiers for BTCS, I was invited to be on the show. Here's the...

New Austin Lunch Spot – The Bavarian Bistro

Downtown Austin lunch seekers love our veal bratwurst! I'm really happy about that because I searched long and hard for the best tasting version of this traditional Bavarian lunch food. However, we have an amazing knockwurst as well. It's meaty and juicy and it has...

German Food In Austin, TX | Bavarian Bistro Updates

Austinites love German food; our authentic Bavarian Veal Bratwurst has been a hit during our first two opening days. And even folks who normally don't like sauerkraut exclaimed that they love our Bohemian Sauerkraut recipe. Thank you all for checking us out right...

Bavarian Bistro Now Open!

We're open, we're open! I can't believe Chef Keem's Bavarian Bistro is finally open! 🙂 Please come see us at the corner of Congress Avenue and 3rd Street, next to the magnificent Austonian building in the heart of downtown Austin, Texas. For right now, we serve...