Fresh ingredients and no preservatives make this authentic East Coast-style pie addictive.
14900 Avery Ranch Blvd. Ste. C-700 512/238-8889
The pastry cases here are filled with cinnamon rolls, sausage kolaches, cookies, brownies, croissants, and Danish pastries. The lunch menu features hearty sandwiches, tasty soups, and a selection of inviting salads.
519 Hwy. 281 N., Marble Falls 830/798-8278
This national chain serves "immigrant Southern Italian" cuisine. Dishes are served family-style or personalized for two with smaller portions.
3612 Tudor 512/342-8462
Affiliated with the St. David's Healthy Dining Program, 80% of this Tex-Mex/Mediterranean fusion chalupa menu is gluten fee, and the rest can be made vegan.
2201 S. First 512/662-2801
4608 West Gate Blvd. 512/892-1800
Build your own burger at this longtime no-frills restaurant. Try the chicken-fried steak.
Pick up freshly prepared burritos, tacos, quesadillas, and tortas, as well as reasonably priced plate specials.
2025 Guadalupe (Dobie Mall, second floor) 512/480-8680
Buster's meats are smoked over green pecan wood in a custom-made smoker, East Texas style. Try the Garlic Bomb: a pork shoulder studded throughout with garlic cloves prior to smoking.
2125 Lohmans Crossing Rd. 512/263-2340
This Manor stalwart has taken traditional roadhouse food to a delicious new level. Try the green eggs and ham, but don't miss the comfort food for lunch and dinner. This place is worth the drive.
11011 Hwy. 290 E., Manor 512/278-8780
The most elegant food at the mall, with a menu strong on ladies-who-lunch fare. Salads and sandwiches are exceptional, but more substantial offerings are there for the asking.
Barton Creek Square, 2901 Capital of TX Hwy. S. 512/691-3500
The best meal to have here is Sunday brunch. The steak and eggs are just that, a decent-sized rib eye and a couple of eggs, all cooked precisely to order. All seats are alfresco. Read our review.
12921 Hill Country Blvd., #120, Bee Cave 512/366-5230
3736 Bee Caves Rd. #8 512/732-2505
The eclectic menu includes everything from Russian-style beef stroganoff to jambalaya. Before you end the evening, stop by the Casbah for a cigar.
900 RR 620 S. Ste. C-104, Lakeway 512/263-3322
12636 Research Blvd. A-110 512/335-8888
301 E. Eighth (at St. David's Episcopal Church) 512/610-3500
Has many loyal fans who stop in for excellent fare. The pork tenderloin is amazing, and so is the beef, but you have to try the daily special, too. Read our review.
1201 E. Sixth 512/382-1189