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The Best Wurst

201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
1 Dec 2016
“Great late-night food”
20 Oct 2016
“Great little food cart on 6th”
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201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

East 6th St and the surrounding area is loaded with food options. If you want something tasty, this is your place. It's just a little cart on the sidewalk. I tried a smoked jalapeno sausage one night on the way home from the bars, and...More

Thank Cleveland_Holly
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I was wondering down 6th street late at night, which is a strip of a few blocks in downtown Austin replete with bars, restaurants, shops, etc. that is closed to traffic at night. I am big fan of sausages in general and had to give...More

Thank Duane T
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The bratwurst was peculiar in a couple of ways: 1. Too much salt 2. Curry ketchup? Only in Berlin, not in the rest of Germany, and then on fries, not sausage. 3. Sauerkraut? Not where I grew up. 4. The bread? Typical American and therefore...More

Thank drcyberquack
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Hotdog was average - however, within my exceptions of a hotdog stand on 6th Street, apart from the price - seemed expensive. What I think is cheeky is the guy taking the order asked if we wanted to tip. For a hotdog wrapped in a...More

Thank J20ELA111
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Delicious bratwurst and worth the stop if you are in the area. It is a small little stand along the street.

Thank Kayley H
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The best 6th street late night snack. Sometimes after a night out in the bars of Austin, you need the perfect food to keep you from regretting your choice of drinks the night before. This food is Best Wurst. When my husband and I were...More

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We hit them up 2 nights in a row. Great late night snack. Quick (line moves quickly), tasty and authentic.... Try them

Thank bruce4623
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

I always get the jalapeno with onions and mustard and it is delicious every time!!! Yummy!!! The group I was with had decided on pizza but I knew what I wanted... so after I got mine they were changing their minds real quick!!!

Thank AmandaBeej
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Good but got really sick after eating the jalepeno braut. The smell also got to us. May be just a fluke but it was bad.

Thank jjjday
Reviewed 29 March 2015

OMG I'm so drunk...wait...what's that smell. Smells like heaven. Look, it's coming from that little food cart parked in the middle of the sidewalk. As I get closer my mouth starts to water, my stomach is begging for a little substance to mix with all...More

Thank Brian S
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Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Thursday
7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Friday
7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3625
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
Description
The First, The Best, The Wurst since 1993The Best Wurst serves quality sausage sandwiches from one of Austin's smallest kitchens, a 4' x 5' kiosk, in the heart of Austin's 6th Street entertainment district.Our wursts include bratwurst, a German style pork sausage, Italian, a Texas version of the New York style sausage, Jalapeño, made with pork and beef, and beef sausage. All of our sandwiches are served with grilled onions, sauerkraut, spicy mustard and curry ketchup. Our delicious salt potatoes are also available at special events.The Best Wurst is happy to offer catering for your next event! We can come out to your event, complete with our cart, or call and ask about getting a party package. We’ll set you up with trays of sausages, buns and condiments, perfect for making your own sausage sandwiches.
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