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Emmer and Rye Sunday Brunch on Rainey Street.

Austinites, you now have another amazing place for Brunch. Emmer & Rye is new restaurant that opened up in Austin’s Rainey Street neighborhood. They have a love for unique ingredients, comforting flavors, and creating with local ingredients. This Emmer  and Rye Sunday brunch looks like a good one that I can’t wait to try!

Emmer and Rye Sunday Brunch

Begin Press Release:

Executive Chef and Owner Kevin Fink and the team behind recently opened Rainey Street restaurant, Emmer and Rye, is excited to announce the launch of brunch beginning this Sunday, November 22. Brunch will be served on Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

“Opening Emmer and Rye has been a dream come true, and we are so excited to expand our offerings,” said Executive Chef and Owner Kevin Fink. “Beginning brunch allows us to cater to the city in a new way, with thoughtful and playful dishes that still stay true to who we are.”

The full menu will include dishes like Polenta with Charred Kale, Oma Cheese, and a Soft Egg; a Chestnut and Ricotta Pancake Steen’s Cane Syrup; Sweet Porridge made with Smoked Oats and Emmer, Braised Pumpkin; and a Texas Toast Breakfast Sandwich.

In addition to a rotating weekly menu, brunch will also feature dim sum service full of pastries and desserts handmade by Emmer and Rye’s pastry chef, Tavel Bristol-Joseph, such as Sweet Potato and Persimmons Roll Cake with crème fraiche, Orange Marmalade Tea Scone; and a Fruit Tart with chestnut flour shell, lemon curd, and merengue.

Emmer and Rye boasts 160 seats in the restaurant and features different dining options, including bar seating, a chef’s table, outdoor seating, a main dining room, and a 14-seat private dining room. Emmer & Rye is located at 51 Rainey Street and is open Tuesday through Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., Thursday through Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., and Sundays for brunch or dinner from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

For more information on Emmer and Rye, please visit www.emmerandrye.com and follow on Instagram @emmerandrye and like on Facebook at @EmmerAndRyeAustin.

Photo Credit: Alicynn Fink

Valentine’s Day At Emmer & Rye

February 14, 2016 5:30pm

Special 7-course prix fixe Valentine’s Day menu to celebrate the most romantic day of the year.

$75 per person is a dinner meant to be shared. with a couple suprises from the kitchen as well!  Optional beverage pairing will be available.

The special dinner will feature the following courses: 

  • Crudo, Green Strawberries, Shiso Vinegar, Shiso
  • Salad of Heirloom Lettuces, Bagna Cauda, Sourdough Crumb, Puffed Wheat Berries
  • Sunchokes confit in Beef Taro, Fermented Sunchoke Crumb, Roasted Emmer Koji
  • Ember Roasted Root Vegetables
  • Beef Cheek Agnolotti, Shiitake, Celery, Tomato Broth
  • Smoked Pork Belly, Pork Broth, Charred Brassicas, Lime, Radish, Chili
  • Dark Chocolate Rum Cake, Tangerine Kosho, Milk Chocolate Mousse, White Chocolate 

Reservations for this exclusive dinner can be made by calling (512) 366-5530 or visiting www.emmerandrye.com