12225 Hwy. 290 W.
Hours: Bar: 11am-12am, except Sat, 11am-1am;
Kitchen: 11am-10pm Daily
Good food, good prices, and a gorgeous outdoor venue for eating steak fries (actually a rib eye and french fries) under a big oak.
Beyond the morning cup o' joe, Austin Java offers an array of sustenance plus luscious desserts.
1608 Barton Springs Rd., 512/482-9450
The menu is studded with specialties from stir-fry to filet mignon to chicken Florentine – classic diner food designed for those who crave the honest, homemade flavors of Mama's cooking.
5404 Manchaca Rd., 512/443-5167
CLOSEDBuilt to please with its Cajun-style
specialties, generous happy hours, and real gator meat. Plus, no cover charge for live blues.
3003 S. Lamar, 512/691-9140