Do you love French food? We do too, and that's why we dedicate ourselves to finding the best places to enjoy French cuisine in Austin. We've diligently scouted out the top eateries, and we've listened to our readers and their reviews of Austin restaurants. We share the places that get great buzz, like Chez Nous, and we showcase the ones that have proven themselves over time, like Sweetish Hill Bakery. We also point out good neighborhoods for French restaurants in Austin - North Austin, for instance. When the craving hits, we'll make sure you get your fix!

La Madeleine French Bakery & Café

A good bet for classical French cooking in casual surroundings, La Madeleine is part of a small chain with locations across the South, from Washington, DC, to Texas. Breakfast is a good time to try house-made pastries, and omelets and quiches...  Read More

Sweetish Hill Bakery

This bakery has been around for 30 years and is known for pastries and breads crafted from premium ingredients. Locals fill the place from morning to late afternoon, taking advantage of a large variety of breakfast and lunch fare. Hot breakfast...  Read More


The owners of Chez Nous are transplanted Parisians, but in their cozy restaurant, you'll think you've been transported to the City of Light. Tables are dressed with flowers in wine bottles, lace curtains hang at the windows, and many servers...  Read More