Whether it’s a $1 billion investment from Apple or one of the leading female-led companies, Austin is a thriving hub of innovation and opportunity. Office workers here have a number of apps to help streamline the workday, as well as find great activities and deals after business hours. Check out our shortlist of some of the best apps for office workers in Austin, Texas.
The Hooked app is free to download and provides hundreds of short-term meal deals for the city’s top bars and restaurants. As such, it can help you decide where to eat or drink, as well as introduce you to new restaurants in the area. What better place than Austin to try new cuisine? Plus, because Hooked is currently in 48 markets in the U.S., you can also use it to enhance your dining experience in other locations
If you prefer to eat in, the Favor Delivery app lets you order from your favorite local restaurants and get your meals delivered straight to your door. The app promises you can “get anything delivered in under an hour” and, as office workers, we all love being able to count on lunch when we need it. In Austin, the app coverage includes Barton Hills, Cedar Park, Circle C Ranch, Georgetown, Hyde Park, Pflugerville, Rollingwood, Round Rock, Tarrytown, the University of Texas and West Lake Hills.
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Swipe your credit card and grab a bike from the city’s streets with the BCycle bike-sharing app, which is a great way to get to work quickly and explore Austin at the same time. Use the app to locate available bikes and stations, check out a bike, get directions, and track your trips.
The Keep Austin Eatin’ app is full of great information and photos to help you find the best places to eat around the city. Specifically, it names the top 20 food experiences throughout the city, as well as the best places for desserts, drinks and live music.
What do you want to do today? The Austin 360 app is an easy way to find things to do in and around Austin, including movies, music venues, restaurants, and other local events and activities.
Make Park ATX your go-to app when looking for a parking spot in the busy streets of Austin. Plus, use the app to pay for parking and manage your session with just a few clicks to save precious time driving around the city.
Having a rough week? YMCA of Austin’s eight branches help more than 100,000 people transform their lives. Download their app to find class schedules near your office and set your fitness goals.
Keep Austin’s treasures at your fingertips and get the most out of life in this vibrant city! With these apps, you’re sure not to miss out on anything that Austin has to offer.