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The Hideout

#757 of 3,094 Restaurants in Austin}
617 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3214
+1 512-443-3688
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
23 Jul 2017
“Very good.”
25 Oct 2016
“My Kind of Coffee Shop”
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Cafe, Diner
617 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3214
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Great coffee house with nice selection of pastries. Great location, fast wi-fi and cool ambiance. Recommended.

Thank Ramil A
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This place is local and welcoming when walking in the door. The counter waitstaff was friendly and could initiate a friendly conversation to start the day. This is not a chain where children make grown ups coffee, this is the real deal for the adult...More

Thank cokerbud
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Walk past starbucks if you can!!! This little 'hideout' is cozy and welcoming. They have some really delicious specialty coffees, i recommend the hazelnut caramel chilled.

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Looking for great coffee? You'll find it at the hideout! Handmade coffee and espresso drinks with pastries. Great stop in the morning or a boost in the middle of the day.

Thank emmbeekay
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Located on Congress, this coffee shop is great for a run and go cup of joe or sitting and catching up on some work. They have a variety of sandwiches and lunch items as well. The coffee and atmosphere helps start the day on the...More

Thank Sophia A
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Great coffee, killer location, righteous owners-workers, portal for live art-poetry, comedy, improvisation theater, great selection of local food and drink. Eat off of copper tables.

Thank FredFoxAustin
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This was on my list of coffee shops to seek out and then was also recommended by someone at the Visitors Center. It was exactly what I was looking for. It has a great atmosphere. The menu looked pretty good! I only had a bagel...More

Thank aee1999
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Cute spot with delicious breakfast tacos. Fast wifi and cozy cafe with outlets, big windows, and good coffee. Great location and nice service.

Thank Alyssa R
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Nice place to take a break, enjoy a beverage and/or a quick breakfast. The almond croissants are fresh and delicious.

Thank nancyinmke
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We went to The Hideout for a pastry and coffee every morning on our long weekend to Austin. Good coffee, good pastries (I love the cinnamon "muffin"), and awesome atmosphere. Cozy, a bit eclectic, and super friendly.

1  Thank Deb S
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Cafe, Diner
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-3214
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-443-3688
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