Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11am-2pm, Sun.-Thu., 5-10pm; Fri.-Sat., 5-11pm
Frog legs? Grilled duck breast? We’ll just start with the Don Combo: a platter of half fried oysters and half calamari. Some regulars swear by the venison chili Frito pie.
Located inside the DoubleTree Guest Suites, the cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Try the Sunday buffet.
303 W. 15th, 512/478-7000
If you’re wandering past The Driskill Hotel, don’t overlook this place. The cafe has had a face-lift and acquired a new chef. Be sure to sample the pricey but delicious selection of baked goods.
604 Brazos, 512/391-7066
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