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Hit the Spot Cafe

5121 Albert Brown
Del Valle, 78617
512/470-2953
Hours: Mon.-Thu., 6am-3pm; Fri., 6am-9pm; Sat., 6am-3pm; Sun., 7:30am-3pm
Located inside the Garfield Public Library, this place is the unlikely source of the best chicken-fried steak and onion rings around. Check out the ethereal chicken-fried steak and the Angus hamburger steak in brown onion gravy. Don't forget to stop by for breakfast.

Chronicle Reviews

One For the Books

The Hit the Spot cafe does just that

Mick Vann, October 30, 2014

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