Jack Allen's Kitchen
7720 Hwy. 71 W., 512/852-8558
photo by John Anderson
This elegantly casual interior, rich with reclaimed wood, earth tones, and natural light, has a separate lounge and bar area. Locally sourced dishes make this a South Austin delight.
We'll decide when to say "when"
Emily Beyda, Dec. 19, 2019
High-quality, approachable whiskeys to get you out of your comfort zone
Jessi Cape, Feb. 7, 2019
Life's too short not to indulge
Jessi Cape, Dec. 27, 2018
- 2022: Readers Chicken-Fried Steak
- 2022: Readers Weekend Brunch
- 2021: Readers Weekend Brunch (Jack Allen’s Kitchen)
- 2019: Readers Weekend Brunch
- 2018: Readers Weekend Brunch
This sunny, lovely bistro specializes in French treats like tartines, mussels, and boeuf bourguignon.
3663 Bee Cave Rd., 512/306-1668
The most elegant food at the mall, with a menu strong on ladies-who-lunch fare. Salads and sandwiches are exceptional, but more substantial offerings are there for the asking.
Barton Creek Square, 2901 Capital of TX Hwy. S., 512/691-3500
Breakfast fare includes most of the standards, along with decent tacos and waffles. For lunch or dinner, try the chicken-fried steak plate.
7101 Hwy. 71 W., 512/288-2408