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Central Market South

Deli/Sandwich Shop, Groceries |

4477 S. Lamar
Austin, 78745
512/899-4300
Hours: Daily, 8am-10pm Cafe: Sun.-Thu., 7am-9pm; Fri.-Sat., 7am-10pm

Other Locations

Central Market North, 4001 N. Lamar

BEST OF AUSTIN AWARDS

  • 2007: Critics Best Smoothie Named After a Dead Icon (The King at Central Market)
  • 2004: Critics Best Reason Not to Grind Your Own White & Blue Corn Tortillas (Central Market at Central Park)
  • 2003: Critics Best Reason Not to Have a Cell Phone
  • 2003: Readers Best Produce
  • 2002: Critics Best Place to Just Set and Meditate and Watch The Crosspaths of Ducks, Heart Patients, Food Connoisseurs and State Hospital Patients
  • 2002: Readers Best Florist
  • 2002: Readers Best Lunch Hour Spot
  • 2002: Readers Best Produce
  • 2002: Critics Best Mom's Best Friend
  • 2001: Readers Best Produce
  • 2001: Readers Best Florist
  • 2000: Critics Best Welcome To The Neighborhood
  • 2000: Readers Best Produce
  • 2000: Critics Best Person To Ring 'em Up
  • 2000: Readers Best Retail Beer & Wine
  • 1999: Critics Best Reason To Remain A Carnivore
  • 1999: Readers Best Grocery Store
  • 1999: Readers Best Produce
  • 1999: Readers Best Retail Beer & Wine
  • 1999: Readers Best Florist
  • 1998: Readers Best Grocery Store
  • 1998: Readers Best Wine Selection (retail)
  • 1998: Readers Best Beer Selection (Retail)
  • 1997: Readers Best Place To Meet People
  • 1997: Readers Best Grocery Store
  • 1997: Readers Best Wine Selection (Retail)
  • 1997: Critics Best Free Meal & Grazing & Beer Sale
  • 1996: Readers Best Grocery Store
  • 1996: Readers Best Take-out Food
  • 1996: Readers Best Wine Selection (Retail)
  • 1996: Critics Best Fresh Juice
  • 1996: Critics Best Way To Fake A Home-Cooked Meal
  • 1996: Critics Best Grocery Store Imitation Of A Theme Park
  • 1995: Readers Best Grocery Store
  • 1995: Readers Best Wine Selection (Retail)
  • 1995: Critics Best Croutons
  • 1995: Critics Best Free Family Entertainment
  • 1994: Readers Best Beer Selection
  • 1994: Readers Best Wine Selection (Retail)
  • 1994: Readers Best Seafood Counter
  • 1994: Critics Best Place To Buy Marmite

RESTAURANT POLL AWARDS

  • 2012: Readers Grocery
  • 2011: Readers Grocery
  • 2010: Readers Bread
  • 2010: Readers Grocery
  • 2009: Readers Grocery
  • 2008: Readers Grocery
  • 2008: Critics Best Place to Take a Break From Shopping
  • 2007: Readers Soup
  • 2007: Readers Grocery
  • 2006: Readers Place to Take Kids
  • 2006: Readers Grocery
  • 2005: Readers Soup
  • 2005: Readers Bread
  • 2005: Readers Grocery
  • 2005: Readers Place to Take Kids
  • 2005: Readers Takeout
  • 2004: Readers Takeout
  • 2004: Critics Takeout
  • 2004: Critics Place to Take Kids
  • 2003: Critics Place to Take Kids
  • 2002: Critics Takeout
  • 2002: Critics Place to Take Kids
  • 2001: Readers Takeout
  • 2001: Readers French Fries
  • 2001: Readers Place to Take Kids
  • 2000: Readers Takeout
  • 2000: Critics Chicken Dishes
  • 1997: Readers Takeout
  • 1997: Critics Best Place For Family Food & Entertainment
  • 1996: Critics Best Take-Out

more: Delis/Sandwich Shops

Avenue B Grocery

These days Austin's oldest surviving grocery offers a bountiful menu of hot and cold sandwiches, an array of fresh salads, and hearty soups in the fall and winter.
4403 Avenue B, 512/453-3921

Baguette et Chocolat

In addition to a full espresso bar and French bakery, this place has an extensive menu including sweet and savory crepes, quiches, and croque-monsieurs. Sandwiches are available as paninis or on a fresh half-baguette, and all breads and pastries are baked in-house.
12101 FM 2244, 512/263-8388

Bud's Po'Boys and More

This trailer serves excellent Louisiana-style fare.
4209 Airport, 512/586-4425