Eastside Cafe has a cookbook named, “Fresh & New, Tried & True” which is a perfect description of this Austin favorite. Fresh and local ingredients are used to make many of their dishes including vegetables and herbs out of their own garden. Try the Greek Grilled Chicken Salad with locally raised Holmes Food Chicken, or the Ruby Trout with Shiitake Mushroom, Ginger Sauce.
TIP: Open for Lunch, Dinner and Sat/Sun Brunch. Reservations available, call 512.476.5858.
Located on the premises of Eastside Cafe is laid back Elaine’s Pork & Pie. What could be a better southern combination than Pulled Pork sandwiches and Pie? Perfect! They have a cute deck for eating when it’s nice, and pick up is available, if a fast lunch is needed. Otherwise, sit back, grab a glass of wine and relax on this gorgeous East Austin homestead.
TIP: Open Tues-Thurs 11:15am-9:15pm; Fri 11:15-10pm; Sat 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-9:30pm.
A pride of Austin is a local, grocery store, In.gredients who earned Entrepreneur’s magazine 2012 Top 100 Brilliant Companies. Seasonal food, no containers, acoustic recordings, Geeks Who Drink trivia and Porch Jams, this is more than just your typical grocery store. This type of innovation is what makes Austin one of the trendiest cities in the nation.
TIP: Bring your own containers from home. Full description including video of the store is located online.
All 3 venues located within 1500 feet of each other at 2113 Manor Road in East Austin.