ACL Festival: Where to Brunch Near the Fest

Photo Credit @24dinerATX Instagram
As the name implies you can dine in at 24 Diner anytime as they are open 24 x 7. The decadent menu adds a twist to American classics and they have a gluten free menu.

What to Order: Irish Coffee, 24 Hash, Waffle Sandwich

Mimosas: $4, add a shot of vodka for $2; $20 Mimosa Service (includes a bottle of bubbles)

Brunch Hours: Breakfast served all day, everyday 

Phone: 512-472.5400
Address: 600 North Lamar
Photo Credit @chicon_austin Instagram

Chicon is a comfortable neighborhood restaurant in East Austin focused on locally sourced produce & meats and offer fresh-baked pastries & breads. Notably happy hour is offered every day of the week in their dining room and patio, and they feature a crowd-pleasing brunch on Saturdays and Sundays. 

What to Order: $2 Mimosas, Apple Cream Kolaches, The Elvis

Mimosas: $2

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am – 2pm

Phone: 512-354-1480
Address: 1914 East 6th Street, Ste. C 
Corner Breakfast Burger at Corner

Corner notably has a nice brunch menu which they serve until 4pm on both Saturday & Sundays. There outside patio is the perfect place to enjoy a gorgeous Austin day and pony up to the bar to catch the games.

What to Order: Mimosa Flight, Texas Draft Beer, Corner Breakfast Burger and Flat Iron Steak & Eggs

Mimosas: $39 Mimosa Flight comes with a bottle of Prosseco and variety of fresh juices

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 1am to 4pm
Phone: 512-608-4488
Address: 110 E 2nd St

Counter Culture which started as food trailer 2009 serves up vegan comfort food that is made fresh daily. Catering to vegetarians, yet popular with omnivores, Counter Culture offers friendly, informal service in a lively mid-century atmosphere. The menu has oil free, gluten-free and soy-free options.

What to order: Lavender Lemonade Mimosa, Tofu Rancheros, Seasonal Omelet

Mimosas: made with choice of OJ, juice of the day or lavender lemonade

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 11am – 3pm

Phone: 512-524-1540 
Address: 2337 East Cesar Chavez Street 

Elizabeth Street Cafe recently got their full liquor license and launched an impressive cocktail menu. Their welcoming patio and quaint converted house dining will make you feel right at home.

What to Order: Chartrulep cocktail (with Old Forrester Bourbon), Breakfast Banh Mi, French Macarons

Mimosas: $8 Passion Mimosas
Brunch Hours: 8am – 2:30pm, Breakfast 8am-11am daily
Phone: 512-291-2881
Address: 1501 S. First Street

Steak & Eggs at Eureka

Eureka! is an approachable restaurant known for its craft beer selection, creative cocktails and lively atmosphere.  Their price point is excellent the kitchen delivers. 

What to Order: $5 Bloody Mary, Steak N’ Eggs, Bread Pudding French Toast

Mimosas: $5

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10am – 2pm

Phone: 512-735-1144
Address: 200 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701

Holy Roller offers a menu that will cure all the things from a hangover to a sweet tooth. Run by the most bad ass ladies in Austin, this early morning to late night spirited hot spot is serving up nostalgic comfort food with a side of punk rock. 
What to Order: Lust for Life cocktail, Trash Fries topped with sunny side up egg, Blackberry Pancakes served with soft serve ice cream 
Mimosas: ?
Brunch Hours: breakfasty menu items served all day, Sunday School Brunch 10am – 4pm
Phone: 512-502-5119
Address: 509 Rio Grande St

Mascarpone Toast at Irene\’s

Irene\’s has the most festive brunch in town with Saturday Rosé All Day and Sunday Rare Grooves All Day with a live DJ noon-4pm. Not only do they serve some of the best toast and biscuits in town, their Instagrammable entrance is worth a visit alone.  

What to order: $5 Frosé, Biscuit Breakfast, Seasonal Toast.

Mimosas: $3.

Brunch Hours: Sunday 11am – 3pm

Phone: 512-298-0853
Address: 506 West Avenue

Juliet Italian Kitchen

What to order: Rosé by the bottle ($20-$25 select bottles), Truffle Polenta, Brunch Risotto

Mimosas: made with choice of OJ or grapefruit. $4 a glass and $16 carafe.

Brunch Hours: Sunday 11am – 3pm

Phone: 512-524-1540 
Address: 2337 East Cesar Chavez Street
Brunch Spread at Juniper

Juniper is one of the top restaurants in Austin and boy do they go all out for brunch! I recommend sitting at the bar to get a view of all the action in the open kitchen or finding a table on the on the covered patio. 
What to Order: Puffy Potatoes, Polenta with 6 minute egg, Blueberry Pancakes with ricotta
Brunch Hours: Sunday 10:30am – 2:30pm
Address: 2400 E Cesar Chavez St #30
Telephone Number: 512-220-9421
Turmeric Latte at My Name is Joe

My Name is Joe is one of my favorite spots for a caffeinated beverage and delicious bites. Their mission is to serve those in the industry who are looking for a new life from drug and alcohol addiction. Notably they have lots of gluten free options.

What to order: Turmeric Latte, Smoke Salmon Toast (can sub for gf bread), Texas Rancher T\’Oats

Hours: Monday-Friday 7am-3pm

Address: 503 Colorado St
Salad a Native Hostel

Native Hostel
 is the hottest new venue on the east side and you can brunch and actually book a bed their too! With an exceptional bar menu, phenomenal eats with lots of vegetarian offerings, yoga classes and live music… you may never want to leave.

What to order: Loaded Mimosa, All Day Veggie Chorizo Taco, Cardamom French Toast 
Mimosas: $6 Loaded Mimosas topped off with a shot of Deep Eddy Orange Vodka

Hours: 7am – 2pm

Address: 807 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78702
Telephone Number: 512-551-9947
Frosé at Revelry Kitchen + Bar

Revelry Kitchen + Bar is one of my favorite east side haunts! They serve up innovative drinks, incredible food in a comfortable atmosphere. The folks here love what they do and it shows in their genuine hospitably. 
What to Order: Frosé, Mexican Fruit Bowl, Wings & Waffles
Mimosas: $3
Hours: Sunday 11am – 3pm
Address: 1410 East 6th Street
Telephone Number: 512-322-5223

Black Truffle Pomme Frites at Second Bar + Kitchen

You\’ll fee fancy brunching the afternoon away at the gorgeous Second Bar + Kitchen.  Second Bar + Kitchen beautifully combines seasonal ingredients with local artisan products to creating a delicious dining experience. 

What to Order: Hibiscus Paloma, Black Truffle Pomme Frites, SBK Benedict

Mimosas: $6

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 11am – 4pm
Telephone Number: 512-827-2750

Address: 200 Congress Ave

Dessert at TRACE

TRACE is home of the $1 mimosas ..need I say more? TRACE invites you to join them for a hearty meal before heading to the Austin City Limits Music Fest and all the JAY-Z jams with DJ Kurupt. 

What to Order: $1 Mimosas, Everything Cured Salmon, Breakfast Perogi and anything baked by Pastry Chef Angel Begaye

Mimosas: $1

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10:30am – 3pm

Telephone Number: 512-542-3660
Address: 200 Lavaca Street

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: