Bringing "the true taste of Argentina," right to the heart of Austin, Texas! Argentine Certified Chef Dan Barreto cooks up a feast of her original recipes featuring "authentic Argentine food," perfect for every occasion or craving that you may have. All "fresh and made to order, using top quality and fresh ingredients." From sweet to savory, there is just so much variety to choose from! Aside from their scrumptious food selection, they are also known for their “excellent service”, with the option of having "unique and tailored menus" and customized catering based on your preferences. Whether for a corporate event or a private party, dazzle your guests while you relax, sit back and gorge on the Argentine treats served just for you!
Blue Baker (Arboretum) is a "local bakery for bread, pizza, sandwiches, croissants, muffins, cookies". This is a "very cool place to eat and hangout". Upon visiting, you will find that "the inside is spacious with plenty of tables, booths and even couches with a back patio as well". They also "offer free WiFi and a nice variety of food and drinks". Their "Powder Blue is the best turkey sandwich in Austin". You will "also love the tomato soup with a slice of their homemade bread". You can also find "loaves of bread that you can buy to-go, including a big selection of day-old bread that's 50% off (and still tastes great)". Their "bread bowl and broccoli cheese soup hit the spot". And finally, "Blue Baker makes an AMAZING chocolate chip cookie".
Crema Bakery and Cafe describes itself as "Southwest Austin's one-stop shop for amazing baked goods, custom desserts, exceptional café fare, locally roasted coffee and more, all wrapped up in a space that welcomes guests and invites them to stick around for a while". That is an amazing sales talk. I would surely want to get in, have a drink, and have a bite! If you are wondering what to order, how about a Fredericksburg Peach Cobbler and a Cappuccino? If it is warm outside, you can order a cold brew instead. And if you are planning to stop by, why not bring your family and friends too? I'm sure they too will enjoy the food and ambiance here.
Time to discover just "how delicious gluten-free food can be when prepared correctly" with the GFY Kitchen A.K.A. Gluten-Free Yourself Kitchen. As their name says, all their baked products are "proprietary gluten-free, nut-free, rice flour blend and do not contain any preservatives, artificial ingredients, or cornflour." This has been the mission of GFYK’s baker Tim after he experienced just how limited options are for people who need the food that they consume to be gluten-free. They have also been recognized for their appetizing, made-daily artisan food options, which include being a top 25 finalist in the HEB Quest for Texas Best in 2017, being a runner up in the Sam Adams Brewing the American Dream pitch room competition at SXSW placed 5th in Anderson Cooper’s cookie competition and getting handpicked to participate in Martha Stewart’s American Made Summit in New York City. GFY Kitchen’s menu includes a substantial selection of bread, muffins, cookies, and toaster pies that are devilishly good and yet, GFY or "good for you!"
Jinx Bread, which is located in Austin, Texas, is a neighborhood bakery specializing in naturally-leavened bread. The bakery does not use commercial yeast. The bread here also has no seeds, sugar, nuts, dairy, or artificial sourdough flavoring. Customers love the bread here because the caramelized crust of the bread provides a perfect crunchy texture that compliments the extra soft bread underneath that crust. Visit the store for some much-deserved excellent bread. They have The Original Rustic, Whole Wheat, Rustic Mini, and Guzzini Bread Box. They also have Sugar Cookies (Classic and Premium) as well as Fresh Pasta (Classic, Premium, and Fancy). While you are here, buy a jar of Herb & Garlic Butter as well. You can pick up your order of bread in any of these locations. If Wednesday is a good day for you, visit the Dripping Springs Farmers Market anytime from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. If you want a Saturday pick-up, head up to Barton Creek Farmers' Market anytime between 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Every Sunday, the Pedernales Farmers Market is where you can pick up your order, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
In just a bite of one of her baked goods, and it brings you straight to France! Exquisitely plated and wonderfully presented French pastries and delicacies, baked by "award-winning French graduated pastry chef and blogger" Julie Myrtille. Superbly flavored and incredibly textured breads and brioches are available along with other sweet, savory, and filling offerings such as quiches, croissant sandwiches, salads and toasts, croissants and danish, patisseries and cookies.Every visit will surely be one French gastronomic adventure, without having to leave Austin! Dubbed as "Austin’s premiere French bakery," the Julie Myrtille bakery has been awarded by Time Out as the Best Austin Bakery in 2016 and 2017 and as the Best International Bakery in 2019 by The Austin Chronicle.
Food can also be a work of art, as in the case of Local Creative Edibles! Run by a husband-and-wife duo in Austin, they work together to provide “seasonal and locally sourced organic cuisine” as well as other digital art services to the community. Here everything is vegan and dairy-free, and their sweets homemade from scratch using organic white spelt! Let go of your concerns for your special dietary needs and indulge in their fried pies, oatmeal fruit bars, glazed potato doughnuts, fruit jam cookies, cinnamon rolls, and energy bites. You can even take a walk on the darker side and get sinful with their 63% dark chocolate chip cookies and their 3-layer chocolate ganache cake! Let's not forget the must-try Gluten and Gelatin-Free Rice Crispy treats – which has become “Austin’s Favorite!”
“Chewy, cheesy, awesomeness” that “brings the flavours of Brazil” to Texas. This is the promise of Lua Brazil, as they fulfill their "mission to deliver delicious Brazilian snacks to the United States" through the heart and soul of their business, their Pão de Queijo. This Brazilian Cheese Bread is a traditional Brazilian food that they tweaked into their gourmet, healthier version, that is gluten and grain-free! Grab some Traditional Cheese Bread for yourself, or order the 60-piece large bag for parties and your family. Lua Brazil has also upgraded their traditional cheese bread into delectably tasty gourmet flavors such as Pizza, Jalapeno, Basil, Cinnamon, and even a Truffles and Mushrooms flavor, They also have a Vegan Power Bread option that has the same taste, but without eggs and dairy in it! Get these hot and fresh, or in frozen bags of 12, that you can throw into the oven "anytime, anywhere!"
The Moonlight is a great and “one of a kind bakery in South Austin” that is definitely worth stopping in to satisfy your sweet tooth, especially if you're a fan of light-as-air croissant pastries and tarts. They also have a dependable menu of “delicious European-like bread and pastries, pies, cakes, and kolaches” that has the perfect size, always warm and ready to go! You can't go wrong with anything they offer, but the “cinnamon rolls” are arguably the best in Austin. They were more than worth it! Fat, thick, moist in all the right places, and with just enough sugar icing on top.
Mr. Natural South Austin is a family-owned restaurant that offers a variety of vegetarian items and can also be made wheat-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, and gluten-free. Keeping true to their family’s belief that “good nutrition starts at the dining table,” they encourage everyone to “embrace a nutritious and tasty lifestyle” through their cuisine. Everything is made in-house covering every meal of the day, even snacks and cravings: appetizers, breakfast, burgers and sandwiches, soups and salads, tacos, and even a dinner menu! Mr. Natural managed to create “great Tex-Mex vegan fare at a good price.” They also have a bakery that uses whole wheat flour or spelt and natural sweeteners, everything natural and without any preservatives! Grab one or more of their cakes, empanadas, muffins, cookies, and more pastries!
Rosen's Bagel Company, which is in Austin, Texas, is a bagel shop specializing in traditional bagels and house-made schmears. Customers are raving about the bagels here. Rosen's Bagel Company is fast becoming the place that produces bagels hailed as one of the best in Austin. They have a brick-and-mortar shop that is open from Wednesdays to Sundays starting at 7 AM to 2 PM. If you enjoy the bagels here, you might want to follow them on social media so that you'll know if they are releasing any more limited-time bagel flavors, like the delectable Smoked Brisket Schmearwich.
Texas French Bread is a staple bakery that makes exceptional freshly baked artisan bread, pastries, and desserts. Given that a reservation is a must if you want to secure a spot says a lot about how well known this place is. Texas French Bread adheres to the conventional methods of baking in French country. Today, they are now serving catered lunch and offers a bistro dinner service. What’s more is that they serve wine, cider, and beer, too! Texas French Bread is a “neighborhood gem” that offers “amazing bread and sandwiches”. Their “challah French toast” and “tostadas” are what make their devoted patrons keep on coming back.