Head for the Hills Free Music Fridays
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Hills Cafe was originally a 20-seat coffee shop in 1947, we’ve come a long way since then!  Hill’s Cafe has been an Austin tradition since 1947.  We’ve been located in South Austin since we opened as a coffee shop over 50 years ago.  We are proud to be a part of Austin’s rich history.

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Texas Homestyle Cooking

A Texas style diner serving up Texas favorites like chicken fried steaks, rib-eyes, and cobblers for over 60 years.  What down-home southern food should be.  Crispy fried green tomatoes, smoked hand cut rib-eyes, our famous truck-stop enchiladas and more!

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Live Music

Join us for great FREE live music with our Head For the Hill’s Free Music Fridays! The free music series will feature fun, energetic, up-and-coming and well-known Texas bluegrass, country, Americana and country rock bands to the iconic Hills stage every Friday from 7-9pm. Head for the Hills!

Lunch Specials

11am - 4pm Mon - Fri

Soup & Salad $7.95

Cup of the soup of the day & your choice of a house or Caesar Salad


Soup or Salad & Half Sandwich $8.95

Cup of the soup of the day or a house or Caesar Salad & half of any sandwich

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