Cenote is one of our go-tos for any great, casual meal on the East Side. Get yourself a (really big) coffee cup, grab a seat outside, and prepare to stay a while. Free wifi means you can treat yourself to an excellent brunch even if you’re doing work on a weekend.
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Veracruz All Natural
Veracruz in East Austin makes the hands-down the greatest migas taco we’ve ever tasted. You won’t be mad at the quesadillas, either.
Pueblo Viejo in East Austin has some breakfast tacos in town, and it’s also open until midnight on weekends for your post-6th St. drinking needs.
Rosarito Tacos & Ceviche
Rosarito sells ceviche, tostadas, and fish bowls out of a food truck in East Austin.
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T22 Chicken Joint
T22 is where to go in North Austin for Nashville-style hot chicken, or any other time you feel like sweating a lot while you eat a sandwich.
Eddie V’s Prime Seafood
Eddie V's is a large steakhouse on 5th near the convention center that's great for big groups that don't want to have to yell.
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Better Half Coffee & Cocktails
This all-day cafe from the team behind Brew & Brew serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with a great Happy Hour and big backyard.
South Congress Cafe
South Congress Cafe is a reliable spot for brunch or a weekday breakfast. But it’s not a secret - get there early or expect a wait.
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