301 E. Sixth, 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
Beyond the necessary hot cup o' joe, Austin Java offers an array of sustenance plus luscious desserts to get you back on the move on a cold day.
301 W. Second, 512/481-9400