Spider House Patio Bar & Cafe

American Cafe | $

2908 Fruth
Austin, 78705
Hours: Daily, 7am-2am
This cozy North Campus bungalow provides coffees, juice, and a full bar, as well as an eclectic, vegetarian-friendly menu in a comfortably shabby atmosphere. The giant patio fills up quickly during finals.


  • 2009: Critics Most Friendly Exit (Spider House)
  • 2005: Critics Most Romantic Nerd Night Out (Tuesday Night Firefly at Spider House)
  • 2004: Readers Best Teen Hangout (TIE: Barton Springs, Spiderhouse)
  • 2003: Readers Best Coffehouse
  • 2003: Critics Best Place to Play Chess
  • 2002: Readers Best Coffeehouse
  • 2001: Readers Best Casual Hangout
  • 2001: Readers Best Coffeehouse
  • 2000: Readers Best Casual Hangout
  • 2000: Readers Best Coffeehouse
  • 1999: Readers Best Place To Meet A Blind Date
  • 1998: Readers Best Coffee House


  • 2001: Readers Coffee

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