Wheatsville Food Co-op
3101 Guadalupe, 512/478-2667
Hours: Deli: Daily, 9am-9pm; Store: Daily, 9am-11pm
photo by John Anderson
This local co-op is not just for members only. Not only is it a great neighborhood grocery store, the prepared foods are great for lunch.
Around the corner from El Mercado, you'll find Mexican fare, sandwiches, burgers, and smoothies to enjoy in the expansive basement dining area.
314 W. 17th, 512/469-0380
Morning fare consists of cappuccino, espresso, pastries, and breakfast tacos. By lunchtime, you can choose from a staggering array of sandwiches, soups, salads, and side dishes.
616 W. 34th, 512/420-8400
The bread comes daily from Panaderia Chuy, the cold cuts are made by Boar's Head, and the soups, spreads, dressings, baked goods, and sides are made fresh each morning.
2405 Nueces, 512/482-3322