The culinary scene in Round Rock offers several options to satisfy one's brunch cravings. From joints that specialize in international breakfast foods to extravagant waffles, here is our noncomprehensive list of must-visit local brunch spots.
Jack Allen’s Kitchen
For an upscale brunch made only with local ingredients, check out Jack Allen’s Kitchen on Saturdays and Sundays after 11 a.m. Boozy drink options include pomegranate sangria, fresh-squeezed screwdriver, house bloody mary, mimosa and three specialty morning-friendly cocktails. On the menu, classics have been given a breakfast twist with platters like crispy fried chicken and biscuits and the JAK Con Todo Quesadilla, which has a whole hog sausage in it.
2500 Hoppe Trail, Round Rock
Breakfast bruschetta, Texas brisket hash, and chicken and waffles are just a few standouts on Finley’s brunch menu, served Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Drink specials include a bloody mary and mimosa bucket, which comes with a bottle of champagne and juice of your choice: orange, grapefruit, pineapple or cranberry.
410 W. Main St.
Greenhouse Local Craft Food
This joint is known for its cozy atmosphere and its ingredients sourced from Texas farms. On Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., the farm-to-table restaurant is open for brunch with menu options like avocado toast with black beans and verde salsa, the Hangover Burger, breakfast tacos and cheddar grits with fried chicken.
1400 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Ste.110, Round Rock
This downtown eatery with indoor and outdoor seating has an extensive brunch menu with 20 different platters to choose from plus an a la carte menu. Available Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., the drink menu offers breakfast cocktails, bubbles, wine, beer, cider and nonalcoholic beverages. The rooftop is closed on Sunday, but if you visit on Saturday, be sure to check it out after your meal for views of downtown Round Rock.
110 S. Harris St., Round Rock
Waffles are a breakfast staple, but Waffle Love’s authentic Belgian Liége waffles are anything but traditional. Loaded with fruit, sauces and toppings, the unique flavor combinations are endless, offering everything from sweet to savory.
1300 Gattis School Road, Ste. 100, Round Rock
Papi’s Pies has a robust menu with ideal brunch picks: liege waffles, croissants, quiches, frittatas, saltenas, crepes, sandwiches and pie. The chefs and co-owners have a passion for international cuisine, with dishes inspired from all over the world.
10 Chisholm Trail Road, Round Rock