Hours: Wed, 3pm-12mid; Sat, Noon-1am; Sun, 5pm-Midnight
has an extensive wine list with several brave international choices. A light food menu is well-chosen to complement the wines.
238 W. Second, 512/472-9463
Spicy comfort food is just half the story at this Downtown wine bar. The list is affordable and varied for those dining in, and the retail area offers great specials.
207 San Jacinto, 512/904-0111
A smart wine list and seasonal menu provide big-city sophistication Downtown. Cheese and cured meat plates are available during brunch if you're not ready for poached eggs. Sidewalk seating is available.
360 Nueces #20, 512/320-0297