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Arturo's Underground Cafe

#122 of 3,317 Restaurants in Austin
$American, , Cafe
314 W 17th St, Austin, TX 78701-1205
+1 512-469-0380
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“breakfast tacos” (18 reviews)
“quesadilla” (14 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
314 W 17th St, Austin, TX 78701-1205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is small and near to the office for a quick bite. The options to eat are decent and would recommend for a quick lunch - nothing too great about the seating area or other services. Take away might be a good option.

Thank TravelDiaries_Pulkit
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is a hidden gem that you simply must try. We visited here 4 years ago on a family vacation and made a point of stopping by on our trip to Austin (15 minute walk in the rain so you know we wanted it). We...More

Thank LindaIC
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Had the French toast breakfast sandwich and my husband had the Texas eggs in a hole and there is nothing left on our plate! They got us in super quick and it was a neat atmosphere. They have mimosas but I didn’t get one. We...More

Thank hlg253
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast. I was pleasantly surprised that the seating area was almost empty. Seems most folks order tacos to go. I placed my order at the counter and had a seat. While the food took a bit to arrive it was hot and...More

Thank karouselkid
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Came here on our last day in Austin. Lots of great items on the menu, my friend and I settled for the Huevos Rancheros. The food came out quickly , it was hot and delicious. Especially the beans, potatoes and salsa. Highly recommended!

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Ordered the migas, and wow were they good! Loved the potatoes that came with the meal. Was seated right away. Waitress was friendly and attentive. Really cool little place to eat.

Thank KSO1995
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

The coffee wasn’t really the best and the tacos were nothing special. The atmosphere feels like a european hostel which is kinda fun and the art on the walls is very nice. This is a fun place and very cheap, don’t be afraid to stop...More

Thank ryankarc
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I stopped in here for breakfast one morning and it was packed so I had time to read the things they had posted on the walls. I like to support all-inclusive business owners who don’t feel the need to make persons uncomfortable by posting mean...More

1  Thank Kenipela
Reviewed 26 April 2018

If you read my reviews regularly (because people do that, right?) you will know that I don't eat eggs which makes breakfast a challenge! Arturo's made that a non-issue with the BEST breakfast tacos I have ever had. Ever. No Joke. The fresh flour tortillas...More

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Perhaps I am biased, since it is a block away from my office, but if I haven't had time to eat breakfast, Arturo's is a great place to pick up a breakfast taco and coffee. My favorite is bacon, eggs, cheese and potatoes. Their black...More

Thank faking1524
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3 September 2016|
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Response from marycatherine23 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice if there were gluten free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 W 17th St, Austin, TX 78701-1205 (Formerly Arturo's Bakery & Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-469-0380
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