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, to BBQ, Italian, Asian, Tex-Mex and everything in between. Below is a list of places to eat in our area. The ones marked with our DSSF note logo are eateries that support the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival – we eat regularly at these places, we love their food, and we highly recommend them.
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
Thundercloud Subs – Great sandwiches, soups and salads made with fresh and healthy ingredients. Don’t forget a cookie! – 598 E. Hwy. 290 #230 – 512-858-4400
Verdes Mexican Parrilla – Infusing the flavors of Mexico with the grill. Everything is made from scratch with fresh seafood arriving daily. 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. 207 W Mercer St, Dripping Springs TX 78620 – 512-829-4636
Mazama Coffee Company – Gourmet coffee and espresso, breakfast tacos, sandwiches & salads – all responsively sourced – Free WIFI – (an official venue of the Dripping Springs Songwriters Festival) – 301-B Mercer Street, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 – 512-200-6472