Dean’s One Trick Pony
111 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/473-1570
Hours: Sun.-Mon., 11am-5pm; Tue.-Sat., 11am-10pm
Walk-up Window: Fri.-Sun., 1-9pm
Photo by David Brendan Hall
This casual cafe in the LINE Hotel serves up food and booze to help the good times flow, with bar snacks like fries with country ham gravy, frozen Aperol pink lemonade cocktails, and other eclectic fare.
Located inside the Downtown DoubleTree Suites, the cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
303 W. 15th, 512/478-7000
The bistro burger with fries is the best bet here during the daytime, but Tuesday through Thursday from 4 to 7pm, you can nab great bar food for $5.
319 Congress, 512/472-1884
Beyond the necessary hot cup o' joe, Austin Java offers an array of sustenance plus luscious desserts to get you back on the move on a cold day.
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