2115 Holly, 512/382-1599
Reimagining an old washateria into a neighborhood bistro, chefs Rene Ortiz and Laura Sawicki consistently wow with their seasonal, vegetable-forward menu.
Ortiz and Sawicki hit all the right notes
Virginia B. Wood, April 16, 2015
15 chefs share kitchen tunes & exclusive bites
Jessi Cape, May 23, 2019
- 2019: Readers Pastry Chef (Laura Sawicki (Launderette))
- 2018: Readers Pastry Chef (Laura Sawicki)
- 2015: Readers Best New Restaurant
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