Elizabeth Street Cafe
1501 S. First, 512/291-2881
Photo by John Anderson
Making Vietnamese cuisine with grass-fed meats, eggs from pastured chickens, locally grown organic produce, and seafood fresh from the Gulf makes us happy, but not as happy as the dreamy drip coffee served iced or hot.
Kate Thornberry, March 1, 2012
A seemingly random assortment of flavors linked by excellence
Wayne Alan Brenner, Dec. 27, 2018
Austin, in one way or another, has it escargot-ing on
Wayne Alan Brenner, July 19, 2018
Your next drink might involve foie gras and a centrifuge
Adrienne Whitehorse, May 31, 2018
The wide selection of inexpensive pan dulces, empanadas, and galletas is available 24/7, just like the taqueria menu. Get the tres leches cake on your way out.
1924 S. First, 512/443-6369
This petite Parisian bakery and coffee shop specializes in French pastries: croissants, pain au chocolat, almond and pear brioche, rose and citron madeleines, chouquettes, financiers, palmiers, chocolate and coffee éclairs, mille-feuille, tarte tatins, and gâteaux, as well as more than two dozen flavors of macaron.
602 W. Annie, 512/912-0033
Located at South Congress Hotel. Specialty coffee, beer, and wine drinks, fresh-baked goods, and more.
1603 S. Congress, 512/872-3144