301 E. Sixth, Austin, 78701, 512/474-9898
Hours: Mon.-Sat., 5pm-12mid; Sun., 5pm-11pm
Boasts simple surf and turf in a bistro setting with a full oyster bar, amazing mac and cheese, and great desserts. Stop by for dinner and the late-night scene or a quick prowl through the half-price bar menu at happy hour.
Freshness and simplicity brighten palates in a former steak house
MM Pack, June 12, 2008
- 2008: Critics Best Raw Oysters & Cocktails
- 2008: Critics Cheapest Way to Get Your Bond On ($3 Martini Mondays at Parkside)
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
Fans of humble hogmeat will adore this pork parlor that offers breakfast all day, and bacon worthy of the name. Local beers round out your cholesterol and carbohydrate intake.
900 W. 10th, 512/322-9777