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La Mexicana Bakery

Bakery/Coffeehouse, Interior Mexican, Late Night | $

1924 S. First
Austin, 78704
512/443-6369
Hours: 24 hours, daily
The wide selection of inexpensive pan dulces, empanadas, and galletas is available 24/7, just like the taqueria menu. Get the tres leches cake on your way out.

BEST OF AUSTIN AWARDS

  • 2011: Critics Best Breakfast Taco at 3am
  • 2006: Critics Best 24-Hour Cheap Eats
  • 2001: Critics Best Sheet Cake (made To Order!)
  • 2000: Critics Best Late-Night Sugar Fix, South
  • 1995: Critics Best Mainline To White Sugar OD

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