- Vegan & vegetarian comfort food
- Breakfast all day
- Gluten free options
- Locally roasted coffee
- Beer, wine and specialty cocktails
- Open until 11 PM Friday & Saturday
- 1900 South First Street
- (512) 416-1601
Bouldin Creek Cafe has been a favorite among Austin residents for over 20 years, thanks to its delicious vegan and vegetarian dishes. The cafe has a relaxed and inviting atmosphere, with local artwork on the walls and a well-used public bulletin board. There is also counter seating at the coffee bar, where baristas serve locally roasted coffee and espresso with a choice of oat milk, almond milk, soy milk, or dairy milk.
The cafe has a cozy and rustic interior, with wooden tables and chairs, exposed brick walls, and plenty of natural light. The outdoor patio is dog friendly and the friendly staff adds to the cafe’s inviting vibe. Bouldin Creek Cafe is open late until 11 PM on Fridays and Saturdays. The cafe opens at 8 AM every day.
One of the standout dishes on the Bouldin Creek Cafe menu is the Bouldin Benedict, which features a perfectly poached egg, avocado, and bacon on top of a toasted English muffin, all smothered in a rich and creamy hollandaise sauce. Other popular dishes include the Bouldin Creek Spicy Scrambler, an award winning veggie burger and a wide variety of delicious desserts.
Breakfast plates can be made either with tofu scramble or pasture raised eggs. All the food is made from scratch. The lunch menu is available after 10 AM. Takeout is available for pick up.
Beer. wine and a curated selection of cocktails are served. Happy hour is 3 PM to 6 PM on Monday thru Friday with $1 off all alcohol beverages and $2 off all appetizers. Had a late night and an early morning? Try the SWAMP THING Hangover Helper served over ice with matcha, Emergen-C and apple juice
Parking is available in the lot behind the building. If the parking lot is full, additional parking can be found in the neighborhood around Bouldin Creek Cafe.
Bouldin Creek Cafe is part of the One Fair Wage non-profit national coalition working to improve wages in the service sector for tipped workers. A 20% surcharge is added to all guest checks to ensure that the restaurant’s staff makes a living wage.
Here’s an insider’s tip for weekends and other busy times. Use the Yelp Waitlist online to get on the list for a table before arriving.