Often times it is difficult to find a place to eat in Lakeway. Not because there is a shortage of good restaurants but choosing which one can create some indecision. Here are a few of the local eateries that are either established favorites or are promising newcomers among Lakeway restaurants. Each of them offers a unique atmosphere, and their own specialties. All of these locations are a great place to have a relaxing dinner with friends or to take the family out for a fun meal.
The Lighthouse Restaurant and Lounge offers great food, fantastic drinks, fun, live music and games. This relaxing and cozy restaurant has a great view of Lake Travis and is a favorite stop for lunch, dinner and happy hour. There is marina parking for those who have arrived by boat. The lounge and the restaurant are separated from one another and there is a room available for private events. A few of the highlights on their menu are: • delicious burgers • coconut shrimp • Neptune tacos • Southern spice salmon • tequila lime chicken and shrimp The Lighthouse Restaurant & Lounge is located at 513 Sleat Dr. Briarcliff, TX 78669. The phone number is (512) 213-1313.
McArthur's Gastropub Bistro has a bustling and upbeat atmosphere that offers creative dishes and specialty drinks. The staff treat customers like they are one of the family, and this is a great location to enjoy live entertainment or watching the football game. There is little wait time for food, but you can relax indoors or on the outdoor patio as long as you like. They offer a variety of lattes, cappuccinos, macchiatos, and espressos if you just need a little lift. A few of the delicious items featured on their menu are: • Burgers • Blackened Chicken • Flatbread Pizza • Ribeye Steaks • Salads • Salmon • Shrimp MacArthur's is located at 1516 Ranch Road 620 S, 200, Lakeway, TX. To reach the restaurant by phone call (512) 553-3030.
Cafe Lago has been serving great breakfast and lunch in Lakeway for 16 years. They serve breakfast 7 days a week and lunch every day except on Sundays. This coffee house has that friendly hometown atmosphere and is a terrific place to stop for a quick bite or to pick up takeout. They offer a variety of lattes, cappuccinos, mochas or just good old-fashioned drip coffee that is a great companion to their delicious pastries. Some of their popular menu items are: • breakfast tacos • Texas breakfast burrito • huevos rancheros • Biscuits and gravy • Oriental salad • Jalapeno turkey melt Cafe Lago is located at 1200 Lakeway Dr, Lakeway, TX 78734. For daily special information call (512) 261-8141
Canyon Grill Rough Hollow sits above the Rough Hollow Yacht Club and features breathtaking views of Lake Travis. Fine food is served in a casual and welcoming atmosphere in the dining room and the beautiful patio. At dinner, you can enjoy a beautiful Hill Country sunset while the professional staff prepares your order. There is an extensive and affordable wine list to choose from and delicious desserts as a perfect ending to a meal or to enjoy with some coffee. The Canyon Grill offers an extensive regular menu and a brunch menu. a few of the delicious items featured are: • Habanero bacon wrapped shrimp appetizers • Grilled chicken taco salad • A variety of Taco platters • Filet mignon and wedge • Blackened Redfish • Crab and shrimp enchilada Canyon Grill at Rough Hollow is located at 103 Yacht Club Cove Lakeway, TX 78734. The phone number is (512)261.3444.
Hops and Thyme offers an inviting indoor and outdoor space with a wide selection of craft beers and wine with small plate creations made from scratch. The friendly and professional staff focus on making the meal a memorable experience. The Patio Long Bar is a great place for sports fans to gather to watch the game and there is live music and lawn games on spring evenings. Hops and Thyme is new in Lakeway and has been met with enthusiastic reviews by its patrons. They have many menu offerings. • 44 Farms chimichurri steak skewers • Po boy sandwich • Pork belly fried rice • Baja shrimp tacos Hops and Thyme is located at 2125 Lohmans Crossing, Suite 400 Lakeway, TX 78734. They can be reached at all (512) 710-1011.
These are just a few of the great places to eat in Lakeway. All of these restaurants exemplify the friendly, casual yet elegant atmosphere found in the community of Lakeway. There is always something to do and enjoy in the area, no matter what your taste in food or entertainment might be.