Candy, Ice Cream and Bakeries in Austin
An Austin original, Amy's Ice Creams has grown from one store on Guadalupe to twelve in Austin as well as locations in Houston and San Antonio. Luckily, Amy's website has a feature to enter your zip code to find the location nearest you. The friendly and fun staff pound a variety of treats into delicious high butterfat ice cream. Amy's Ice Cream is a perennial winner in the Austin Chronicle Restaurant Poll for “Best Ice Cream.”
La Mexicana Bakery is a family owned Mexican restaurant located in South Austin. Open 24 hours, they have lots of authentic mexican pastries, as well as a variety of restaurant dishes.
The breads at Moonlight Bakery are baked fresh daily and come out of the oven between 6:30 and 10:30 A.M. Monday through Saturday. Ciabatta rolls, focaccia, Italian bread, home-style white bread and baguettes are baked every day. Alpine 7 Grain bread is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday. German rye bread is available on Mondays only. Cinnamon raisin bread is available on Tuesdays and Saturdays and Challah is available on Fridays only. Other specialty breads can be baked on request such as crusty rolls and soft yeast rolls. Other available baked goods include cookies, muffins, kolaches,scones and other pastries. Moonlight Bakery also specializes in custom cakes for special occasions including weddings and birthdays.