Ski Shores Cafe
2905 Pearce, 512/394-7511
Post-renovation, Austin's "oldest family establishment" still serves up great music as well as burgers and cold brews.
Cake balls: Not just for breakfast anymore. The menu here features appetizers, salads, entrées, soups, and desserts complemented by a well-chosen wine list, a selection of local craft beers in bottles, and a roster of custom cocktails.
3401 Esperanza Crossing #104, 512/215-3633
Order a Bar Burgers & Wings Platter and check out a game on one of more than 30 hi-def TVs. The midway keeps the kids entertained while you cheer your team on.
9333 Research, 512/346-8015
A restaurant with a “soul-satisfying mission,” their menu promotes overall wellness with a full complement of salads, wraps, and grain bowls.
11721 Rock Rose B100, 512/777-2493