Texas State Capitol Grill
Room E1.002, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 7:30am–5pm
Counter-service breakfast and lunch, plus a soup and salad bar, keeps legislators and visitors alike well fed inside the Texas State Capitol's Capitol Extension building.
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