The 8 Best Grilled Cheeses In Austin

Updated: June 28, 2022

Looking for the best grilled cheese in Austin? Look no further than this list of top sandwich spots! We scoured top blogs and publications, incorporating millions of reviews for the ultimate grilled cheese bars. When we need grilled provolone on rye or colby cheese and pickles on white bread we head to these Austin diners.

Find the perfect Grilled cheese spot

La Tunita 512

Food Truck, $, Parker LaneFood Truck, $Austin, Parker Lane
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0
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American, $$$, Old West AustinAmerican, $$$Austin, Old West Austin
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Meat & Bread

$$, Downtown$$Austin, Downtown
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0


Food Truck, BouldinFood TruckAustin, Bouldin
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Moreno Barbecue

$$, Garrison Park$$Austin, Garrison Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Spread & Co

$$, Rosedale$$Austin, Rosedale
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Soup Peddler Real Food & Juice Bar

$, Bouldin$Austin, Bouldin
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Mason's Famous Lobster Rolls

$$, Downtown$$Austin, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Grilled cheese craving shouldn't be so tough. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 7042 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1014 lists and articles from Thrillist and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The restaurants you see have been featured in Thrillist - Where to Eat in Austin Right Now. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Grilled cheese aficionado in you will rejoice.

Questions & answers

Nightcap is the highest-rated grilled cheese spot that is good for a date night in Austin.

Nightcap, The Omelettry, and Meat & Bread are the highest-rated grilled cheese spots to get a quick lunch in Austin.

Nightcap, The Omelettry, and Meat & Bread are the highest-rated grilled cheese spots for take-out in Austin.

Nightcap, The Omelettry, and Meat & Bread are the highest-rated late-night spots for grilled cheese in Austin.

La Tunita 512, the RAD-DISH, and International Grub are the highest-rated food trucks that serve grilled cheese in Austin.

Interesting facts about Grilled cheese

  • Who made the first sanwhich?

    Earl of Sandwich John Montagu is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous sanwhich.

  • 6 sandwich of peanut butter and jelly sandwich, please!

    Never get between Patrick Bertoletti and their peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Patrick Bertoletti holds the record for most peanut butter and jelly sandwich eaten in 1 minutes, an incredible 6.

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