1102 E. Cesar Chavez
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 6:30pm-1:30pm; Sat.-Sun., noon-1:30am
This fusion of Middle Eastern and barbecue features dishes such as Boy Dakar lamb burger, and yassa chicken quesadilla.
Comfortable and unpretentious, Alborz captures the essentials of Persia's rich and astoundingly varied culinary heritage. The daily lunch buffet is highly recommended.
3300 W. Anderson #300, 512/420-2222
serves Mediterranean-American cuisine, Philly subs, gyros, and salads, making it a quick campus-area halal option.
411 W. 24th, 512/236-1811
The menu is solidly Persian, with an assortment of Mediterranean standards thrown in for the less adventurous. Don't miss the spinach pie and lamb shanks.
8820 Burnet Rd. #502, 512/452-4888