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Essentials in Austin

Coffee Shop
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“They've got coffee. They've got beer. Great little spot to chill out for a bit.”
99 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Flagship store. The food will not disappoint. Harder to get to and you will need to park in their garage. But great place to shop quality and grab pre-made meals.”
459 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Neighborhood pizza restaurant. Pretty much outdoor seating only. This restaurant is BYOB and there’s a great local grocery store across the street to pick up a six pack or a bottle of wine.”
69 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“They have the best coffee in town! A tad pricey for a cuppa Joe, but it's really, really good coffee. Friendly baristas and a small selection of pastries. There's TacoDeli next door if you want to grab some tacos to go while sipping your coffee! houndstoothcoffee.com”
65 locals recommend
Health Food Store
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“For cheap, fast, and healthy food, head to Mr. Natural for solid veggie-topped soy burgers and delicious smoothies. And, hey, it’s Ethan Hawke-approved.”
71 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Never know when you might need some toothpaste. Actually, don't go here for toothpaste - I'll get you some if you need it.”
23 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
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“A nice treat if you want to pick up fancy cheese, bread and wine for the night. Cute Hyde Park neighborhood spot not too far from us.”
52 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“An old-school, family-owned pharmacy that serves up nostalgic eats, shakes and fountain sodas.”
67 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“24 hours a day- has it all! Remember no beer past 12am except on Saturday when it's 1am!”
23 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“Have everything you need for groceries and also has a pharmacy. Have a cafe that serves food and drinks as well. ”
46 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“House Wine, 408 Josephine St. - wine bar with cheese plates and snacks. housewineaustin.com”
47 locals recommend
Grocery Store
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“The HEB off of Oltorf and South Congress is the nearest full-service grocery store which is open from 6am - 1am daily. ”
218 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“Open 24 hours supplying everything from beauty products to toilet paper or bandaids. It's only a 7 minute walk. ”
19 locals recommend
Supermarket
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“Best grocery store you will ever experience! Also has a restaurant/ coffee bar/ outdoor area with playscape. ”
232 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Delicious kolaches and great outdoor biergarten. Great place for kids to roam.”
28 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
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“Gourmet grocery akin to Whole Foods but you don't have to fight the downtown traffic. ”
180 locals recommend