Cake & Spoon
Available at Farmers Markets, 512/426-7697
Bistro fare like panini and pizzas served with espresso drinks and wine. Weekend brunch breaks out the bottomless mimosas and quiche.
914 Congress, 512/505-8784
“Slow down and stay awhile” is the motto of this upscale diner. While a split-level bakeshop and beer garden may seem an unlikely pairing, the interplay among handcrafted breads, house-cured meats, and a lovingly curated beer menu is surprisingly successful.
709 E. Sixth, 512/614-4972
Located in the Driskill Hotel, this cafe is a convenient and casual option for Downtown workers and hotel guests. Favorites include the aptly named Hangover Burger and the pricey but delicious selection of baked goods.
604 Brazos, 512/391-7066