1886 Cafe & Bakery, located in the Driskill Hotel, is a legend and consistently brings amazing food and staff. The story about the cafe inside The Driskill Hotel and how it started as a socializing parlor and saved from the community in bake sale form is fascinating. Open 6:30am daily, they serve delicious breakfast ranging from Oatmeal to Texas shaped waffles. Their delicious Cinnamon Roll is the biggest in the city…perfect for a sweet tooth.
TIP: Open for Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, & Dinner from 6:30am-10pm and midnight on Fri-Sat. Reservations available through Open Table. Custom Cakes are available for ordering.
After finishing a delicious breakfast at 1886 Cafe & Bakery, walk to Houndstooth Coffee a block away. Chic and cool is the vibe at this local Austin coffee shop with delicious coffee and snacks. It’s a perfect place to grab a coffee and relax before or during a work day in downtown Austin.
TIP: Hours Mon-Fri 6:30am-7pm; Sat-Sun 8am-5pm. 2nd location on North Lamar. They hold weekly educational classes.
Both locations within 300 feet of 604 Brazos Street, Downtown Austin.