Cookbook Bar and Café, located in the Austin Central Library, is located at 710 W. Cesar Chavez in Austin, Texas. For more information, email us at

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710 W. César Chavez St.
Second Street Entrance
Austin, Texas


The Austin Central Library features two levels of underground parking with 140 public parking spaces. The entrance is on West Avenue. The parking garage opens at 9:30 a.m. and is enforced 24/7. Parking is not validated. If the lot if full, park at City Hall or on the street (with city pay stations). View map of downtown parking options.

The Central library connects directly to both the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail and the Lance Armstrong Bikeway. There are numerous free places to park bikes.


Monday–Thursday, 9am–9pm
Friday–Saturday, 9am–7pm
Sunday, 11am–7pm

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Need more information? Need catering? Have a press inquiry? Want to more info on donation and event participation? We welcome any questions. Please email us and we’ll get back with you as soon as possible.

Telephone: 512-487-5166

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