Phoenicia Bakery & Deli
2912 S. Lamar, 512/447-4444
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9:30am-7pm; Sat., 9:30am-6pm
The family-run Phoenicia serves up the most scrumptious Mediterranean specialties and deli sandwiches around. This is one of Austin's treasures.
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