The Steeping Room
Afternoon tea is back in style
Kate Thornberry, May 8, 2008
- 2008: Readers Best Tea Room
Persian sweets are plentiful here, and include everything from the ubiquitous Nan Badomie (almond cookie) to the less common Sagh Aroos (Apple Jam Finger). Dream is equally well-known for cheesecakes, cupcakes, occasion cakes, and Napoleans, as well as cream puffs and tiramisu. They close at 6pm on most evenings, so take these treats home to a sugar-starved crowd.
9422 Anderson Mill Rd., 512/219-1235
Combining an Instagram-friendly, pastel-washed, black and white aesthetic with a menu your grandmother could love, Fluff is a modern patisserie that sources fine ingredients to produce unique, tasty treats perfect for celebrating special occasions, big and small.
4800 Burnet Rd. #450
The menu in this cozy cottage offers flaky Danish and sandwiches made with local, fresh ingredients. This roadside gem is worth a stop.
333 Hwy. 290 W., Dripping Springs, 512/894-0001