If you want to make some people happy with little effort, book a group dinner (or brunch) at Central Standard. The menu is crowd-pleasing but not boring, it's conveniently located on South Congress, and the space looks like the perfectly-decorated house of that rich uncle you don’t have.
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Autenticos Michoacana is a food truck with a wide menu of tacos, tortas, quesadillas, and machetes.
Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden
Cosmic Coffee is a coffee shop and bar with a huge porch and backyard where you can bring your dog and eat great barbecue from Leroy and Lewis.
Pueblo Viejo is a taco trailer down south at Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden, with great breakfast tacos.
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The Tavern downtown is one of the best places to post up at the bar - order a drink and the messy but fantastic burger, and watch whatever’s on TV.
Upper Crust Bakery
One of Austin's best bakeries, Upper Crust is home to life-altering cinnamon rolls and solid lunch foods.
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