Hours: Mon.-Wed., 4-11pm; Thu.-Sat., 11am-2am; Sun., 11am-11pm
Celebrating sausage on Rainey Street for a year now, this place has become a neighborhood staple. Sure, the ample and often unexpected selections of sausage are responsible, but don't forget the creative specials, such as fried chicken sausage atop creamy mashed potatoes.
Craft beer giant offers pours of rare collaborative brews. Sat., July 26, noon-6pm. Free event, $6 pours.
Banger's does brats right, but it's the more adventurous menu items that really sing
Claudia Alarcón, 2013-08-01
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