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.
Come for the food (and endless mimosa), stay for the people watching.
Sandwiches, daily specials, and plenty of coffee and tea to keep travelers awake.
Expect tasty Italian food from a Calabria-born chef at this longtime El Paso favorite.