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Cisco's Restaurant Bakery & Bar

East Austin
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1511 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3375
+1 512-478-2420
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Reading, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommended by my brother (I will get him back), he told us to go here for good breakfast. Food was fair, and the place can use a good cleaning.

Thank Mary Ellen H
Oklahoma City, Ok
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has been close to forty years since I enjoyed a meal at Ciscos. The memory of excellent migas was rewarded when I felt the same thrill while dining on my old favorite. I enjoyed the Julian Read table. Interesting pictures and articles. Sure hope I return a lot faster than 40 years!

Thank GoAndDo
Fort Worth, Texas
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120 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast on east 6th street I always get the kivas breakfast or huevos rancheros and the are great. Must stop for leaving town on Sunday morning !!!! Place has been there since the 1950's.

Thank beachbummin777
Austin, Texas
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363 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 526 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

As a long-time Austin resident, and with the wife and kids out of town on a recent weekend, I decided to make a long overdue trip to Cisco's. I'm a huge breakfast taco fan, and with Cisco's traditionally making many top breakfast taco lists in Austin, I was excited to give it a try. I was not disappointed. While I... More 

Thank Counterweight
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Hidden on the east side of Austin is one of the three "must go" family Mexican restaurants (Cisco's, Angie's, and Juan in a Million). Relaxed and laid back, the staff is friendly and quick. I had the migas, which comes with a sausage patty as well as refried beans. Ask for one of each when they ask if you would... More 

Thank John W
New York City, New York
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

I heard a rumor that Cisco's is going to be closing. I hope it's not true. I think I have been here each and every time I've visited Austin – about five times, which is a good thing. A real Austin institution, I've been told. Physically, the place is a disheveled mishmash of adjoining rooms, which is all part of... More 

Thank Joseph D
Boca Raton, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

We were told that Cisco's was a must not miss place for breakfast. The food was excellent as were the prices. The Migas were great and the decor was pretty funky. Definitely worth the trip

Thank David T
Donna, Texas
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

I have not been here in 15 years and still nothing has changed. The food was a wonderful as I had remembered and the very quick and kind waitresses - my son's first time there and will not be his last - Thank you Cisco's for still being here 😀

Thank Debbie F
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159 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

Wonderful breakfast--Migas were great and very filling. Have yours with 1 biscuit, 1 tortilla so you can try both. We also had chorizo and egg breakfast taco, which was also yummy. We hadn't ordered biscuits at first but they looked so good at another table, we changed our order! They serve breakfast and lunch all day long. Austin institution--don't miss... More 

Thank Kiki B
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

If you want a classic, tex-mex, old school Austin breakfast, check out Cisco's on the east side! The breakfast tacos are great but the best part is the ambiance. I would highly recommend Cisco's if you are looking for an affordable, casual dining experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1511 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3375
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighborhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-478-2420

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?