Original David's Brick Oven
1608 W. 35th, 512/453-4330
This restaurant serves some of the best home-style, thin-crust pizzas in town with a personal touch.
A Clarksville charmer, Cipollina has the feel of well-kept secret. Mediterranean-inspired dishes abound, such as paninos at lunchtime, as well as pasta and signature wood-fired pizzas all the time. For dinner, try the cioppino.
1213 West Lynn, 512/477-5211
Housed in a gorgeous mid-century-modern structure, this is Italian grandmother-inspired cooking with a sophisticated spin. Classic dishes meet seasonal, local ingredients in unexpected ways.
3411 Glenview, 512/467-9898