Batch Craft Beer + Kolaches
3220 Manor Rd., 512/401-3025
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 7am-11pm; Sat., 9am-11pm, Sun., 9am-10pm;
photo by John Anderson
Texas-Czech pastries both savory and sweet and with inspired fillings (PB&J, Micklethwait brisket, pickle, and Swiss), plus extensive beer and coffee selections.
Fri., Feb. 28, 6pm
Conscious Raving presents Bonafide w/ Jason Jenkins, DJ Donavin Velez, Lefty, Scott Slyter, Seldonite
Thu., March 19, 7pm
Heterodox Records & AnimaSonic present Lost Cat Magnet (10:30), Try Not to Make Sounds (9:30), Crystal Voyager (8:30), Gift Culture (7:30)
Fri., March 20
Girls Rock Austin presents the Minks (9:40), Prom Threat (9:15), Crystal Voyager (8:40), Stretch Panic (8:05), Izzy Jane (7:40), Suna & the Strike (7:05), Robsie (6:30), Haunted Hollows (6:05), Parker Woodland (5:30), the Mothermold (5:05), Stella & the Very Messed (4:30), Micaela Salaverry (3:55), Whit (3:20), Lex the Lexicon Artist (2:45), Valerie the Vulture (2:15), New Fame (1:40), Linqua Franqa (1:05), Kaleidoscopes (12:30), Volk (11:55am), Magz Diaz (11:30)
Thu., March 26, 7pm, Thu., April 23, 7pm, Thu., May 28, 7pm and Thu., June 25, 7pm
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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, 512/387-0605
Stop by the coffee shop and juice bar attached to Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop for hot and cold drinks, snacks, pastries, and craft beer.
400 Nueces, 512/473-0222