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Food and restaurants in Zilker, Austin

Top restaurants

Cinema
“Best movie theaters ever, all locations great! Come hungry and thirsty, buy tickets online ”
  • 434 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“The queso is bomb! But there’s honestly no wrong choice you can make at this place. Indulge! ”
  • 350 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“Uchi is our favorite sushi restaurant. We'd highly recommend going for happy hour that starts at 5pm, but get there at 4:45pm to secure your spot! Otherwise, don't forget to make a reservation, this place is hopping!”
  • 299 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
“Yummy bahn mí and delicious cocktails on a sweet little patio. Park on the street.”
  • 234 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“A great date night or nicer dinner with a group. This place has a dark and comfortable setting with sharable dishes great for sharing and exploring different dishes together. They also have unique cocktails and a lovely bar and outdoor seating. ”
  • 182 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“Food and drinks and music. This place has it all. Its got a really cool vibe. Always bursting at the seams with life. The beers are HUGE. The pizzas are amazing. ”
  • 210 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“The original Chuy's! It doesn't feel like a national chain inside—they have really quirky decor and a fun vibe. Favorite things on the menu: their stuffed avocado or the Chicka-Chicka Boom-Boom Enchiladas (pro tip: get extra Boom-Boom sauce).”
  • 158 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Bryce and I love this American restaurant. The menu changes monthly and there’s always something local and in season!”
  • 160 locals recommend

Cafes

Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“The queso is bomb! But there’s honestly no wrong choice you can make at this place. Indulge! ”
  • 350 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
“Yummy bahn mí and delicious cocktails on a sweet little patio. Park on the street.”
  • 234 locals recommend
Juice Bar
“Local Organic Juices - locations all over the city! There is something for everyone! A daily special, a monthly feature, and some solid prepackaged wraps/soba noodles/treats. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Opa! Is a cute coffee and wine bar with tons of personality in a converted home with sofa seating. A great place to get a bite and relax for small groups”
  • 81 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great local spot for some quick coffee today or stay awhile with your laptop. They have fresh pastries but theres also an awesome breakfast taco truck right outside. ”
  • 73 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“You can walk to this one, and they have taco deli tacos in the morning. It’s a limited supply though, so maybe call first to confirm they still have tacos before heading over. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Locally sourced coffee & espresso drinks & baked goods served in a cafe space with Danish flair.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Juice Bar
“Great place to grab a quick smoothie, salad or, of course, a cup of soup. And it's owned by our next-door neighbor!”
  • 47 locals recommend

Bakeries

Vietnamese Restaurant
“Yummy bahn mí and delicious cocktails on a sweet little patio. Park on the street.”
  • 234 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Locally sourced coffee & espresso drinks & baked goods served in a cafe space with Danish flair.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great breakfast, brunch! Except to wait around 20-30 minutes depending on your party size (they do not take reservations). Enjoy a mimosa with fresh squeezed juices while you wait :)”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bakery
“La Mexicana is a 24 hour mexican bakery which makes is a great place to hit at 1 or 2 am when you're stumbling home from being out. You can get a variety of greasy mexican foods and they have churros and horchata.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Bakery
“Retro inspired sweet spot with fun cupcake flavors! The Marilyn Monroe is delicious!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Pastry Shop
“This little gem is right next to the Greetings from Austin mural. No tourist trap here, just delicious offerings. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Bakery
“You’ve never had a donut like this. There’s a food truck on South 1st or a brick and mortar on Lamar - both pretty close. They serve sweet and savory donut concoctions. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“This is the best Thai place in town and the prices are fair. Organic, seasonal, local, vegan, grass-fed beef, gluten-free dessert and coconut ice cream options!”
  • 110 locals recommend