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15th Street Cafe

American CafeDowntown$25-$40

Located inside the Downtown DoubleTree Suites, the cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

303 W. 15th, 512/478-7000

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Austin Java

American Cafe, CoffeehouseDowntownUnder $10

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

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Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden

American CafeDowntown$10-$25 First Plates 

Celebrating sausage on Rainey Street, this place has become a neighborhood staple. Sure, the ample and often unexpected selections of sausage are responsible, but don't forget the creative specials, such as fried chicken sausage atop creamy mashed potatoes.

79 Rainey, 512/386-1656

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Barley Bean

American Cafe, CoffeehouseDowntown

This Austin born-and-bred coffee roasting and retail business serves artisanal coffee, smoothies and vegetable squeezes, and a variety of breakfast tacos, panini, wraps, and more in the cafe.

303 Colorado #100, 512/220-2326

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Cafe Blue

American CafeDowntown$10-$25

The best meal to have here is Sunday brunch. The steak and eggs are just that, a decent-sized rib eye and a couple of eggs, all cooked precisely to order. All seats are alfresco.

340 E. Second, 512/428-5796

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Cafe Divine

American CafeDowntown

301 E. Eighth (at St. David's Episcopal Church), 512/610-3500

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Caffe Aragona

American Cafe, Bakery, Coffeehouse, Gelato/SorbettoDowntown

Bistro fare like panini and pizzas served with espresso drinks and wine. Weekend brunch breaks out the bottomless mimosas and quiche.

914 Congress, 512/505-8784

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The Capital Grille

American CafeDowntown$40+

This is a restaurant for the big ballers, the heavy hitters, the corporate accounts; basically, for anyone who wants to make like an old-school Rockefeller and eat some of the best food available anywhere.

117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005

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Caroline

American Cafe, CoffeehouseDowntown

621 Congress #101, 512/982-6766

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Dean’s One Trick Pony

American Cafe, Gastro PubDowntown

This casual cafe in the LINE Hotel serves up food and booze to help the good times flow, with bar snacks like fries with country ham gravy, frozen Aperol pink lemonade cocktails, and other eclectic fare.

111 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/473-1570

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Easy Tiger Downtown

American Cafe, Bakery, Gastro PubDowntown$10-$25 First Plates 

“Slow down and stay awhile” is the motto of this upscale diner. While a split-level bakeshop and beer garden may seem an unlikely pairing, the interplay among handcrafted breads, house-cured meats, and a lovingly curated beer menu is surprisingly successful.

709 E. Sixth, 512/614-4972

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1886 Cafe & Bakery

American Cafe, BakeryDowntown$10-$25

Located in the Driskill Hotel, this cafe is a convenient and casual option for Downtown workers and hotel guests. Favorites include the aptly named Hangover Burger and the pricey but delicious selection of baked goods.

604 Brazos, 512/391-7066

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Eighteenth Over Austin

American CafeDowntown

500 N. I-35, 512/457-7971

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Emmer & Rye

American CafeDowntown$25-$40

Chef owner Kevin Fink's grain-forward concept combines a weekly menu with dim sum service served in wooden carts.

51 Rainey #110, 512/366-5530

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Eureka!

American CafeDowntown

200 E. Sixth, 512/735-1144

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