Russell's Bakery & Coffee Bar
3339 Hancock, 512/419-7877
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 6:30am-8pm; Sat.-Sun, 7am-5pm
A fine assortment of cakes, cookies, and sandwiches along with coffee, juices, and Italian sodas await you here. The peanut-butter-and-chocolate-chip cookie is a tasty reward.
- 2010: Readers Best Birthday Cakes (Russell's Bakery)
- 2007: Critics Best Grownup Food Trend (The Cupcake Comes of Age)
- 1997: Critics Best Mom & Pop Neighborhood Bakery
Eighteen flavors of steamed bagels; 11 varieties of shmears; a host of sandwiches served on bagels, challah, or sourdough baguettes; and salads, soups, and roll-ups.
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Family business specializing in Chinese baked goods, including traditional egg tarts, a variety of sweet and savory breads, and banh mi.
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In addition to the sandwiches on fresh bread, daily soups, and hand-tossed salads, you'll find tasty pastries.
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