6705 Hwy. 290 W. #606, 512/899-9233
A group of local Buddhist nuns and volunteers are spreading their message of peace and love through vegan dishes like soy-caramel braised tofu and spicy lemongrass seitan.
2301 W. Parmer Lane, 512/696-1807
The classics stand out at this contemporary Vietnamese restaurant.
5001 Airport, 512/358-4101
Using a 100-year-old family recipe learned over the course of several visits to the proprietor of Bánh Mì Phuong street stand in Hoi An, a city on the south central coast of Vietnam, the owners here offer up roughly half a dozen variations on the iconic sandwich. Try the oxtail sandwich when it's available.
9070 Research, 512/454-3264