Think of this as a brainstorming session to find a good downtown Austin lunch restaurant. These aren’t necessarily narrowed down to the best lunch restaurants in Austin. Rather, we’re providing a big, broad list + map of places you can eat lunch in downtown Austin so you can find a location near you and the type of food you’re craving.
Use the map below to find a downtown Austin lunch spot near you.
Downtown Austin Lunch Restaurants: 50 Ideas + A Map
6. Pecan Square Cafe
A modest cafe with a seasonal menu for lunch and dinner on weekdays, and brunch on weekends. The food and drink menu is influenced by the cuisines of Texas, the Mediterranean, and California. WEBSITE | 1200 W 6th St #B, Austin, TX 78703
7. Malibu Poke
Poke restaurant uses sashimi-grade fish that has been carefully sourced, combined with homemade sauces, fresh produce from nearby farms, and herbs. WEBSITE | 211 Walter Seaholm Dr LR 115, Austin, TX 78703
9. The Grove Wine Bar
Downtown food hall with multiple food vendors. Indoor seating and an outdoor patio, as well as 2 bars. Expect things like farm-to-table burgers, rotisserie chicken, wings, & tacos. WEBSITE | 111 Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701
15. Favorite Pizza
Small corner restaurant serving full pies, slices, subs, salads, beer on tap, wines by the glass and bottle, frozen drinks, and gelato. Has outdoor seating, drink food rails, and an interior sit-down bar. WEBSITE | 801 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703
19. Snap Kitchen
A range of chef-crafted entrees, salads, snacks, desserts, and more that you can purchase and heat at home in the microwave. Simple, freshly made healthy meals for busy people. WEBSITE | 1014 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78703