9001 Brodie Ste. B-3, 512/282-1300
photo by John Anderson
Comfy couches, clean open space, and shabby chic decor suggest a home away from home in the land of strip malls. Cafe fare includes sandwiches, rotating soups, and simple salads for lunch and dinner, and omelets, migas, and French toast for weekend brunch.
Pastry chef Jessica Forkner goes brick and mortar with a homey South Austin cafe
Melanie Haupt, July 18, 2013
- 2021: Readers Pastry Chef (Jessica Forkner Tomberlin (Crema))
French-press coffee and jazz on Saturday nights up the cool factor, while bargain prices and delicious food keep you coming back.
9911 Brodie #750, 512/233-6000
At this welcome South Austin branch of the venerable neighborhood institution, the coziness of the original is replaced with a sleek sensibility. The menu is identical, it includes the legendary fries.
4521 Westgate Blvd., 512/899-2700
The famously fabulous breakfasts, lunches, and dinners are a favorite of the late-night set.
4301 W. William Cannon, 512/899-1500