Whenever you’re too busy to go out to eat or too lazy to go pick something up, convenient delivery services come to your rescue. The delivery food of choice is often pizza, with numerous options like Domino’s, Pizza Hut, Austin’s Pizza and Double Dave’s located close to campus. However, there are plenty of other restaurants that deliver to campus that you’ve probably never thought of. Consider this your meal plan for the next few lazy nights. You’re welcome.
Plucker’s: 512-469-9464, pluckers.com
Wings at your fingertips until the wee hours of the morning, without having to fight the West Campus crowd. Need I say more? Plucker’s is open until 3 a.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 2 a.m. Sunday through Wednesday.
Pita Pit: 512-474-7482,pitapitusa.com
Think only “junk food” restaurants deliver? Think again. Pita Pit offers healthier, lighter options and lots of them. This option might work better for earlier meals, as they only deliver between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Flying Falafel and Po-Boys: 512-494-1400, flyingfalafelaustin.com
Enjoy a range of Mediterranean food form pitas and gyros to hot seafood plates. Some of their dishes are also vegetarian and vegan friendly. They are open for delivery until 8:30 p.m. on most days, until 9:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and closed on Sundays.
Arpeggio Grill: 512-479-1212, agrillaustin.com
This Drag favorite delivers its beloved gyros to your door. In addition to typical Mediterranean foods like hummus, meat kabobs and seafood choices; they also have a variety of pizza and wings. Look out for their daily specials to get good deals on great food.
Ming’s Café: 512-476-8888
As with most Chinese food restaurants, the menu is not lacking in options. From fried rice to soup to vegetarian dishes, there’s something for everyone. Expect large portions at a reasonable price.
Hoa Hoa Restaurant: 512-505-0155, hoahoadobie.com
Located conveniently in Dobie Mall, the Chinese/Vietnamese food is known to be plentiful and cheap. Delivery hours are from 4:15p.m. to 9:15p.m. every day except Saturdays when they are closed.
Tiff’s Treats: 512-473-2600,tiffstreats.com/Austin
This much-loved bakery delivers warm, freshly baked cookies right to your door for those late night study sessions. Fan favorites include snicker doodle and the classic chocolate chip. Is your mouth watering already? Just make sure and order them before 11:45 p.m. and enjoy!
Longhorn Delivery: longhorndelivery.com
Longhorn Delivery is a service that coordinates with different restaurants to deliver the food you want right to you; often with places that don’t deliver on their own. You can view menus of the restaurants that are open and order right from their website. Restaurants span from McDonalds and Ken’s Donuts to Qdoba and Zen. They even accept Bevo Bucks and their service runs until 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.
Eat Out In: eatoutin.com
A service that is similar to Longhorn Delivery but its delivery area includes not only campus, but also much of Austin and San Antonio. Hours are from Monday-Friday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on weekends. If you order the day before, you can even get breakfast delivered as early as 7 a.m. Restaurants such as BJ’s Restaurant, Chuy’s, P.F. Chang’s, Quiznos and Zio’s Italian Kitchen are available for online ordering and delivery through Eat Out In.