79 "Cheap Eats" restaurants in Austin.
Hay Elotes is one of our favorite spots on the East Side for ice cream, sorbet, fruit cups, elotes, and birria.
Bad Larry Burger Club is a pop-up that serves smashburgers, often delivered by a chute.
Buddy’s Burger in North Austin serves excellent smashburgers that are caramelized and juicy.
Ñoño’s Tacos in North Austin makes excellent breakfast tacos, tortas, and chicken al carbon.
At Yucatan Tacos & More in the parking lot of a gas station on Braker and Burnet, you can, in fact, get tacos and more.
Autenticos Michoacana is a food truck with a wide menu of tacos, tortas, quesadillas, and machetes.
Cuba Bakery & Cafe is a small shop in a Round Rock strip mall making excellent Cuban sandwiches, pastries, and coffees.
Cafe Nena’i is a small, mother-and-daughter owned Latin American bakery and cafe near Riverside and Montopolis where nothing on the menu is over $5.
Don is a popular food trailer serving up classic Japanese donburi bowls in the campus area.
Baguette house is a longstanding cafe in Austin’s Chinatown, best known for their banh mi.
Posse East, just north of campus, is a sports bar that’s been around since 1971.
Breakfast and lunch tacos, menudo, and birria out of a food trailer on South Congress.
El Borrego De Oro serves a large menu of Mexican classics, like fajitas, tacos, enchiladas, and soups.
Birria tacos, quesabirria, birria quesadillas, tortas, and consomé out of a food trailer near 7th and Lamar.
Machetes Doña Leova on North Lamar does all sorts of things, including breakfast tacos, gorditas, huaraches, quesadillas, burritos, and machetes.