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

Upper Crust Bakery

This neighborhood bakery is a favorite gathering spot for light breakfast fare of freshly baked croissants, danishes, bagels, and pastries. Desserts are worthy as well.

This European-style cafe with its soaring ceilings and brick-clad walls overlooks Lake Austin and features a host of specialty coffees, espressos, gourmet teas, and granitas, not to mention an array of stellar desserts and pastries made...  Read More

Quack's 43rd Street Bakery

Quack's is something of an Austin landmark and still retains a bit of its original slacker vibe. The space is appealing, thanks to local artwork and an assortment of board games and reading materials that help pass the time. The laid-back place...  Read More

Regionally famous, this bakery/doughnut shop's bright yellow doughnuts are known to produce sighs of bliss from adoring fans. Through changes in ownership and other travails, the doughnuts have endured, drawing crowds from open to close every...  Read More

1886 Café & Bakery

To start, 1886 Café & Bakery serves great sandwiches and casual American fare, and their grilled cheese panini is second to none. But their desserts – rich, complex concoctions with mood-altering properties – cause folks to swoon. To...  Read More

Russell's Bakery & Coffee Bar

Start your day at Russell's with a steaming cup of coffee and a homemade cinnamon roll, danish, muffin, or scone. Or stop by for soup or a sandwich – the Italian Godfather (turkey, ham, salami, provolone, and a splash of Italian dressing) has...  Read More

Mrs. Johnson's Bakery

A beacon in the night, Mrs. Johnson's has been providing Austin night owls and early risers with hot fresh doughnuts for over 50 years. Plain glazed rings are the top sellers, but you'll also find several filled varieties, cake doughnuts, apple...  Read More