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Confession, I like browsing for tomorrow’s lunch right before bedtime. Anyone else do that? It’s been so hot in Austin and traffic is awful so I’ve been staying in and ordering more meals to the office and at home. I use Grubhub to order from my favorite local Austin restaurants – you can get breakfast, lunch, dinner, late night, and brunch delivered!
SEE ALSO: My Favorite Restaurants In Austin
I like Grubhub especially because you can order meals in advance. For example, if you need lunch delivered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday or dinner delivered every Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm. Today, Basil and I are working from the office so I ordered lunch through Grubhub and it was delivered within 30 minutes! Here are my favorite local restaurants for food delivery in Austin.
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FOR SANDWICHES: NOBLE SANDWICHES
Noble Sandwiches makes some of the best sandwiches in Austin with their iconic Noble Pig sandwich (spicy ham, pulled pork, bacon, provolone, spicy mustard, and mayo0, smoked duck pastrami, seared beef tongue sandwich (my favorite), and mac and gouda cheese. You’ll want to order more than one of the mac and gouda cheese!
WHAT TO ORDER: Smoked Duck Pastrami, The Noble Pig Sandwich, and Mac And Gouda Cheese.
No minimum, $4.99 delivery fee, order The Noble Pig
FOR HEALTHY MEAL: GALAXY CAFE
Galaxy Cafe makes healthy and delicious meals for lunch and dinner with all-natural free-range, hormone and antibiotic free beef, chicken and eggs. The bread, coffee, produce, and beer (served in restaurant) are from locally owned businesses. Plus, to-go orders are packaged with biodegradable, compostable to-go packaging!
WHAT TO ORDER: Thai Steak Salad, Chimichurri Steak Wrap, and Grilled Salmon Dinner.
$15 min, $7.95 delivery fee, order Galaxy Cafe
FOR RAMEN: YOSHI RAMEN
Skip the ordinary Chinese takeout and order in Japanese ramen from Yoshi Ramen! You can even get a crispy fried ramen burger (yep, a burger made out of ramen noodle) with a side of fried pork gyoza.
WHAT TO ORDER: Tonkotsu Ramen, Pork Gyoza, Japanese Eggplant Mazemen (my fav!), and Spicy Sichuan Burger.
No minimum, $2.99 + delivery fee, order Yoshi Ramen
FOR TEX-MEX: TRUDY’S
Tex-Mex delivered? Yes, please! Order all the comfort food like chile con queso, bean and cheese nachos, crispy beef tacos, quesadillas, migas enchiladas breakfast, and that famous fried avocado.
WHAT TO ORDER: Chile con queso, stuffed avocado, chicken fajita quesadilla, and migas enchiladas breakfast.
No minimum, $2.99 + delivery fee, order Trudy’s
FOR MEDITERRANEAN: THE HALAL GUYS
New York’s famed food cart is now in Austin and you can enjoy hot gyros and combo platters without standing in line in the heat.
WHAT TO ORDER: regular combo platter, gyro sandwich, and baklava.
No minimum, $4.99 delivery fee, order The Halal Guys
FOR GOURMET HOT DOGS: FRANK
Frank doesn’t make your ordinary hot dog with ketchup and mustard. 100% Vienna dogs with chili and cheese, or the classic Chicago dog with a pickle spear. Frank’s even has vegan and vegetarian chili cheese dogs. The queso fries with waffle fries, queso, and pico de gallo might send you into a food coma.
WHAT TO ORDER: Chili cheese dog, Chicago dog, street corn, and queso fries.
No minimum, $5.99 delivery fee, order Frank
FOR MEXICAN FOOD: ZOCALO CAFE
I could eat Mexican food every single day but if only Austin traffic wasn’t so terrible. I can now get it delivered with GrubHub to my door! My order is the chile con queso blanco, loco platter (comes with campechana, 4 flautas, 2 empanadas, queso, and guacamole), and an order of churros.
WHAT TO ORDER: chile con queso blanco, loco platter, posole soup, zocalo plate (chilaquiles), chicken flautas, and churros.
No minimum, $6.99 delivery fee, order Zocalo Cafe
FOR SMOOTHIES & JUICES: JUICE AUSTIN
Need a quick and healthy lunch? Juice Austin has healthy smoothie bowls, freshly made juices and smoothies, and salads.
WHAT TO ORDER: smoothie bowl, kale to the chief juice, tropic thunder juice, yoga boom boom juice, and coco burning love smoothie.
No minimum, $6.99 delivery fee, order Juice Austin
FOR ETHIOPIAN FOOD: ASTER’S ETHIOPIAN
Have you ever tried Ethiopian food? Aster’s Ethiopian has been making classic Ethiopian dishes since 1991. Doro Watt is a spicy slow simmered chicken in Berbere sauce or alicha begg watt, a tender lamb stew simmered in curried turmeric sauce. Have friends over? Try the meat combo with four meat dishes, three vegetarian side dishes, and two injera.
WHAT TO ORDER: Doro Watt, atakelt beyaynetu, and meat combo.
No minimum, $3.99 delivery fee, order Aster’s Ethiopian