3309 Esperanza Crossing #100, 512/833-6400
The large indoor and outdoor dining spaces dwarf this chain's menu, a middling mixture of Salvadoran and Tex-Mex dishes. The standouts are Gloria's Super Special and the Mar y Tierra. At least the drinks are cheap and pack a wallop, and the service is excellent.
Food truck offers homemade Venezuelan fare including cachapa, tequeños, and empanaditas.
408 E. Rundberg Ln., 254/780-8033
Go here for wonderful Salvadoran cuisine, as well as Tex-Mex favorites. The tamales are lighter than air.
7901 Cameron #4, 512/832-5331
This locally owned Brazilian steak house boasts a relaxed, fine-dining atmosphere and the only Brazilian wine list in town.
10000 Research, 512/345-5600