A hip cafe in a 96-year-old building in Five Points.
Continental fare at a historic mountain hotel.
Perfect pastas and pizzas in a former service station.
Now in a brick-and-mortar spot, Desert Oak remains the only traditional Central Texas–style barbecue in town.
The mine-like decor belies the warm, come-as-you-are vibe.
Located near UTEP, this is a good bet for a pre-game or pre-concert dinner.
This neighborhood favorite has a fine patio, house-made pastas, and steaks big enough to share.