Michael Fojtasek

Michael Fojtasek


About Michael Fojtasek

Executive Chef/Owner, Michael Fojtasek opened Olamaie in August 2014, bringing the taste of the South with a new modern spin to Austin.


  • Best New Restaurant Semi-finalist
    James Beard Awards
  • Best Chef: Southwest Nominee, 2018
    James Beard Foundation
  • Best New Chefs
    Food & Wine Magazine
  • Where to Eat Now
    Texas Monthly
  • Best New Restaurant in Austin
    Austin American-Statesman

At My Venues

$$$, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Southern / Soul, Downtown
"With much debate to the best biscuits in Austin, these definitely make the list. But they are off menu (yet pricey, $8 for 2, just to set expectations), but worth an order. Honey butter is on point"