Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden
Hours: Mon.-Wed., 4pm-11pm; Thu.-Sat., 11am-12mid; Sun., 10am-11pm
Celebrating sausage on Rainey Street, this place has become a neighborhood staple. Sure, the ample and often unexpected selections of sausage are responsible, but don't forget the creative specials, such as fried chicken sausage atop creamy mashed potatoes.
A special Cajun-themed Smoke Out with a whole cooked hog served over dirty rice and brews from Abita Brewing Company. Sat., Feb. 25, noon-11:30pm.
Don't fear the Manmosa. Sun., Nov. 30 - Sun., April 2Sundays, 11am-3pm..
Boudin balls, beignets, and Bell’s Brewery. Tue., Feb. 28, 6-11pm.
Banger's does brats right, but it's the more adventurous menu items that really sing
Claudia Alarcón, August 1, 2013
Located inside the Downtown DoubleTree Suites, the cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
303 W. 15th, 512/478-7000
The bistro burger with fries is the best bet here during the daytime, but Tuesday through Thursday from 4 to 7pm, you can nab great bar food for $5.
319 Congress, 512/472-1884
Fans of humble hogmeat will adore this pork parlor that offers breakfast all day, and bacon worthy of the name. Local beers round out your cholesterol and carbohydrate intake.
900 W. 10th, 512/322-9777