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Texas French Bread

2900 Rio Grande St, Austin, TX 78705-3616
+1 512-499-0544
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Delicatessen
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2900 Rio Grande St, Austin, TX 78705-3616
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

OM-to the Gee! This place is absolutely delicious! We drove from Houston TX (about 2 1/2 hours) to SXSW and stumbled upon this place for breakfast. What a wonderful experience better then opening a gift! I had the challah (pronounced Hallah) French toast and it...More

Thank wflores11
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

First time eating here yesterday! Seems to be a popular location offering both an interesting menu and fresh baked products. I got the special of the day which is a half a sandwich, a side (I choose their potato salad (not recommended), a drink and...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Texas French Bread is an Austin institution that I have frequented MANY times over the years. However, I had never eaten dinner there and actually didn't even know they served dinner. My son and I headed over for a late dinner after getting him situated...More

Thank Camille Y
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I always want to like this place more. The sandwiches we ordered - vegetarian and the ham and swiss on rye were ok, but not great. I blame the bread, yes, you read that correctly, the bread. The ciabatta was tough on the veggie sandwich...More

Thank AR1350
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Good coffee and croissants. Lots of folks were enjoying breakfast and everything is made fresh. Will have to return for a full meal.

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This place didn't seem like much from the outside and surrounding places but it turned out to be a super cute, quiet spot. Tons of bakery items from fresh bread loves to danishes plus meal options. Breakfast here was spot on. I got the challah...More

Thank Haley R
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here while staying over in Austin. It was absolutely amazing, low key relaxed setting with a friendly staff made for a good start. The food was well prepared and the bread was absolutely delicious! We had tostada's, granola and standard breakfast, so left...More

Thank Emil J
Reviewed 12 June 2017

have eaten here for many years. were there for breakfast and had the eggs benedict and the tostado eggs. both were as good as it gets. tostado/egg with black beans had a great sauce which had just the right amount of heat...eggs benedict served on...More

Thank zzchipster
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were a group of eight for breakfast. Almost everybody ordered something different and everybody liked what they got - banana walnut pancakes, french toast, various egg dishes, and coffee. Prices seemed high and the portions huge, so we made it more reasonable by sharing...More

Thank HeatherSidney
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful family dinner; interesting menu. Well prepared food. Would love to go for lunch. Reminded me of 'Chef and the Farmer' .

Thank betty j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Rio Grande St, Austin, TX 78705-3616
    (W. 29th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > West Campus
  • Neighbourhood: West Campus
  • Phone Number: +1 512-499-0544
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