The Domain has quickly become one of the most popular spots in the Austin area for dining, coffee, and shopping! With over 100 stores and restaurants, there’s no shortage of places to explore.
The next time you head to the Domain, use this guide of some of our favorite spots to make your day memorable and full of incredible coffee, food, and things to do!
Start your morning off with a cup of joe at Houndstooth Coffee, a locally owned and operated business that sources sustainable products from the finest estates, farms, and provinces around the world!
This sophisticated, modern shop offers coffee, tea, and pastries that will give you all the fuel you need for a day in the Domain.
Another caffeine option is Starbucks Reserve, one of Starbucks’ 12 locations with a Reserve Bar! This spot is home to the rarest, most extraordinary coffees Starbucks offers and is designed to incorporate educational aspects of coffee roasting.
After fueling up on caffeine, fill your stomach with a delicious, carb-filled breakfast at Bakery Lorraine. This bakeshop offers an array of cookies, tarts, muffins, and more tasty treats that you can enjoy on their gorgeous outdoor patio!
For our late risers, try a brunch at Second Bar + Kitchen, a fantastic restaurant inside the four-star Forbes Travel Guide-rated Archer Hotel. Choose from multiple incredible options like classic breakfast tacos, a caramel pecan cinnamon roll, a Texas-shaped waffle, sandwiches, pizza, and more!
One of our favorite lunch spots in the Domain is Yard House, a high-end sports-bar chain where beer and food lovers unite. Enjoy an extensive list of draft beers and a globally inspired menu, with signature starters like Poke Nachos and Fried Mac + Cheese, street tacos, grilled burgers, pizza, seafood, and steaks.
Another tasty eatery that’ll satisfy your carb craving is Mia Italian Tapas & Bar! This stylish hangout offers guests incredible hospitality paired with a unique approach to Italian food, featuring grilled pizzas, hand-made pasta, and small plates.
CRU Food & Wine Bar is the perfect stop for drinks during your day in the Domain! Choose from an assortment of wines and New American fare, including stone-fired pizzas and cheese plates at this relaxed, Napa-style wine bar.
End the night at Culinary Dropout, a British-style gastropub where food and music are life. Grab a signature cocktail and slow-braised 26-hour pork ribs while enjoying a live band to wind down after a full day!
Donuts always sounds like a good idea! Little Lucy’s Mini Donuts is a cute, colorful food truck in the Domain serving hot fresh mini donuts with a wide variety of flavors, toppings, and dipping sauces and made from natural ingredients.
You can’t ever go wrong with a taco truck! El Huarache Food Truck features authentic Mexican street tacos, sopes, huaraches, and a secret habanero sauce that is a must-try if you’re in the Domain.
Beirut Restaurant features incredible, authentic, and traditional Lebanese eats, from shawarma to falafel wraps to fattoush. Enjoy your meal out on the large picnic tables to enjoy the beautiful Austin sun as you dine!
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