The Highest-Rated Cheap Eats in Austin, According to Tripadvisor

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With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in the U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Austin that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

30. Dirty Martin's Place

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (78 reviews)
- Category: American
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29. Julio's Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (57 reviews)
- Category: Mexican
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28. El Primo Taco Stand

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Latin
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27. Dan's Hamburgers

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (78 reviews)
- Category: American, Fast Food
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26. Xian Sushi and Noodle

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (46 reviews)
- Category: Chinese, Sushi
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25. Tan My Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (43 reviews)
- Category: Asian, Vietnamese
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24. Troy ATX

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (37 reviews)
- Category: Mediterranean, Turkish
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23. Tamale House East

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (62 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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22. East Side Pies - Rosewood Store

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Category: Pizza, Italian
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21. Royal Blue Grocery

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (84 reviews)
- Category: American
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20. Mi Madre's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (110 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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19. Top Notch Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (94 reviews)
- Category: American, Fast Food
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18. San Jac Saloon

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (55 reviews)
- Category: Pub
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17. Joe's Bakery & Mexican Food

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Category: Mexican
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16. Little Deli & Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Category: American, Pizza
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15. Habanero Mexican Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (106 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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14. Roppolo's Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (144 reviews)
- Category: Italian, Pizza
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13. East Side King

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (77 reviews)
- Category: Asian
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12. Blind Pig Pub

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (90 reviews)
- Category: Bar, Pub
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11. Amaya's Taco Village

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (209 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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10. Velvet Taco Domain

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Category: Mexican
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9. Paperboy

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (48 reviews)
- Category: American
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8. Javi's Best of Tex-Mex

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (199 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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7. The Omelettry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (164 reviews)
- Category: American, Cafe
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6. Arturo's Underground Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (125 reviews)
- Category: Southwestern, Cafe
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5. Lazarus Brewing Co.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (79 reviews)
- Category: Pub
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4. Texas Chili Parlor

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (556 reviews)
- Category: American, Bar
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3. Juan in a Million

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (470 reviews)
- Category: Mexican, Southwestern
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2. Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (747 reviews)
- Category: American
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1. Home Slice Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,867 reviews)
- Category: Italian, Pizza
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