909 W. Mary, 512/494-6436
Hours: Daily, 11am-9pm
This combination restaurant/deli/grocery/bakery/cooking school draws patrons from beyond South Austin for some of the best Thai in Texas. Many don't even realize the bakery is gluten-free because the products are so satisfying.
More dining room seating, a tea bar, a bakery case, and a case of homemade ice creams are just some of the things to look forward to
Kate Thornberry, April 29, 2010
Thai Fresh is like a mini farmers' market in Bouldin Creek
Kate Thornberry, November 20, 2008
How Thai Fresh accidentally became a mecca for gluten-free sweets
Kate Thornberry, April 10, 2014
- 2009: Critics Best Seasonal Taste of the Hill Country (Fredericksburg Peach and Mint Ice Cream at Thai Fresh)
Making Vietnamese cuisine with grass-fed meats, eggs from pastured chickens, locally grown organic produce, and seafood fresh from the Gulf makes us happy, but not as happy as the dreamy drip coffee served iced or hot.
1501 S. First, 512/291-2881
The wide selection of inexpensive pan dulces, empanadas, and galletas is available 24/7, just like the taqueria menu. Get the tres leches cake on your way out.
1924 S. First, 512/443-6369
This petite Parisian bakery and coffee shop specializes in French pastries: croissants, pain au chocolat, almond and pear brioche, rose and citron madeleines, chouquettes, financiers, palmiers, chocolate and coffee éclairs, mille-feuille, tarte tatins, and gâteaux, as well as more than two dozen flavors of macaron.
602 W. Annie, 512/912-0033