1209 E. Seventh, 512/524-1448
Hours: Sun.-Thu., 11am-10pm; Fri.-Sat., 11am-10:30pm
Sit in the main room at a tall communal table and enjoy myriad small plates. Standouts include the blistered green beans and brussels sprouts tossed with house peanut butter, golden raisins, sambal, and lemon.
The Hightower hasn't found its groove – yet
Virginia B. Wood, April 3, 2014
Neighborhood coffeehouse with a welcoming patio also serves sandwiches, tacos, wine, and beer.
1010 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/524-1311
In the breakfast business for more than 50 years, Cisco's still serves migas, huevos rancheros, and hot biscuits with a healthy dose of Austin political history.
1511 E. Sixth, 512/478-2420
The compact list of eclectic diner fare is based on quality ingredients, many from purveyors known for all-natural and organic products. This is one of the few places in town to go for breakfast and lunch all day, every day, including the crab cakes, bone-in pork chop, and grilled quail with your eggs.
1914-A E. Sixth, 512/351-9961