This local co-op is not just for members only. Not only is it a great neighborhood grocery store, the prepared foods are great for lunch.
Around the corner from El Mercado, you'll find Mexican fare, sandwiches, burgers, and smoothies to enjoy in the expansive basement dining area.
314 W. 17th, 512/469-0380
Morning fare consists of cappuccino, espresso, pastries, and breakfast tacos. By lunchtime, you can choose from a staggering array of sandwiches, soups, salads, and side dishes.
616 W. 34th, 512/420-8400