Take Out

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



When you see the moving cows, you know you've found Amy's. This famous Austin creamery specializes in homemade ice cream in a wide variety of flavors and even supplies their wonderful creations to a number of Austin's restaurants. Open until 1am...  Read More



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



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

Irie Bean Coffee Bar


Intent on customer satisfaction, Irie enjoys a loyal clientele and adds its own brand of cool to the neighborhood. The place's name (pronounced "eye-ree") is Jamaican and translates as "the state of feeling great." That vibe is evident thanks to...  Read More



Having trained in the arts of espresso- and gelato-making in Italy, the owner of this shop brought the well-earned know-how to Austin, and locals are quick to show their appreciation. Even a traffic-heavy location isn't enough to dissuade folks...  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

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 neighborhood café and espresso bar features sumptuous homemade gelato and premium coffees. Open late.



A definite Latin flair characterizes this intimate, family-owned coffeehouse. Colorful tables, Mexican tilework, and handmade metal accents hint at the inspiration, and a wealth of native art and crafts from Bolivia and Peru adorn the place...  Read More