The Dripping Springs community and the surrounding Texas Hill Country are home to a number of great eating establishments that range from fast food burgers, Texas BBQ, Italian, Asian, Tex-Mex, Comfort Food, Sea Food & Steaks, gourmet soups and sandwiches, and everything in between. Below is a list of our favorite places to eat in our area. The ones marked with our DSSF “note” are eateries that support the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival – we eat regularly at these places, we know the owners, love their food, and we highly recommend them.
Thundercloud Subs – Official Subs of the DSSF! Great sandwiches, soups and salads made with fresh and healthy ingredients. Don’t forget a cookie! – 598 E. Hwy. 290 #230 – 512-858-4400
DoubleDaves Pizzaworks Trailer – Chain counter-serve pizzeria known for its Peproni Rolls & make-your-own pizzas. Fresh, delicious and they deliver! – 1005 W Hwy 290, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – (737) 217-3522
Mazama Coffee Company – Gourmet coffee and espresso, breakfast tacos, sandwiches & salads – all responsively sourced – Free WIFI – An official Stage Venue of the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival – 301-B Mercer Street, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – 512-200-6472
Creek Road Cafe– Excellent steaks, the freshest seafood, artistic and imaginative salads, pastas, sandwiches, soups and even a great big burger to enjoy with all of the things that nature provides. Fresh oysters on Tuesdays! – 301 Highway 290 West, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – 512-858-9459
Verdes Mexican Parrilla – Infusing the flavors of Mexico with the grill. Everything is made from scratch with fresh seafood arriving daily. The best Margaritas & Mexican Martinis! – 16018 Hamilton Pool Rd., Austin, TX 78738 – 512-263-0500
Barber Shop Bar – Craft beer pub with fresh gourmet sandwiches served Tuesday through Sunday. An official Stage Venue of the DSSF. – 207 W Mercer St, Dripping Springs TX 78620 – 512-829-4636