Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden
79 Rainey, 512/386-1656
Celebrating sausage on Rainey Street, this place has become a neighborhood staple. Sure, the ample and often unexpected selections of sausage are responsible, but don't forget the creative specials, such as fried chicken sausage atop creamy mashed potatoes.
Sat., Oct. 7
JD Casper (8:00), Sachin & the Porch (4:00)
Sun., Oct. 8
Donovan Keith (2:00), Giddy Up Go (10:00am)
Thu., Oct. 12, 7pm and Thu., Oct. 26, 7pm
Shadow Band ATX
Sat., Oct. 14
Rye Mountain Revelry (8:00), Taylor Graves & the Tombstone Trio (4:00)
Sun., Oct. 15
Donovan Keith (2:00), Easy Trouble (10:00am)
Sat., Oct. 21
JD Casper (8:00), Scott Strickland (4:00)
Banger's does brats right, but it's the more adventurous menu items that really sing
Claudia Alarcón, August 1, 2013
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Located inside the Downtown DoubleTree Suites, the cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
303 W. 15th
The best meal to have here is Sunday brunch. The steak and eggs are just that, a decent-sized rib eye and a couple of eggs, all cooked precisely to order. All seats are alfresco.
340 E. Second, 512/428-5796
This is a restaurant for the big ballers, the heavy hitters, the corporate accounts; basically, for anyone who wants to make like an old-school Rockefeller and eat some of the best food available anywhere.
117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005