This old-school teppanyaki restaurant is can be found in an impressive, vibrant setting near campus. Try beef tataki and tempura don; thanks to the reasonable pricing, you'll be back for the rest.
1712 Lavaca, 512/520-8630
Affordable Japanese street food from the owners of Michi Ramen. The mix-and-match menu is the way to go with choices of kushiyaki, tempura vegetables, and korokke.
2538 Guadalupe, 512/284-9085