One of the most renowned barbeque pits in Texas sits just 30 minutes from downtown Austin. Located in Driftwood, The Salt Lick has been smoking meats since 1967.


It’s easy to see why thousands flock to this hill country restaurant every week. Surrounded by rolling hills, century-old oak trees and native wildflowers, guests can bring their favorite beverages to enjoy on the patio with live music. Nothing beats a BBQ feast at The Salt Lick.


If the Texas Hill Country landscape is what are looking for – the areas surrounding The Salt Lick could be the perfect fit for you. Close enough to enjoy all that downtown Austin has to offer, but surrounded by open skies and varied topography.


Whether you’re looking for acreage with room to roam, or a family-friendly master planned community with amenities, Driftwood and Dripping Springs and the surrounding areas have all that to offer and more. Both Driftwood and Dripping Springs are part of the highly renowned Dripping Springs ISD, ranked 6th in the top school districts of Texas.


Located Southwest of Austin, Driftwood/Dripping Springs is an easy hour drive to San Antonio, and about a 2.5-hour drive to Houston. It is also conveniently close to MoPac/Loop 1 for commuting to Austin.


Contact me to today to learn more about enjoying the best of both worlds – Austin and the Texas Hill Country!


Neighborhoods of interest in and around Driftwood and Dripping Springs:

Julie Gualandri

Austin Portfolio Real Estate