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A guide to all the best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

There are so many fun things to do in Austin especially on a guy’s trip. There are cool restaurants, hiking, kayaking, stand up paddle boards, swimming, bars and music venues. We have provided you with a one stop shop for everything you need to find all the best things to do in Austin on a guy’s trip. 

Don’t like to be put in a box? use our a-la cart Build Your own page. On the Build your own itinerary page you will see fun things to do in Austin for each region of the city divided by Morning, Day and Night with suggested activities, restaurants, bars, music venues and more. You want options, we got options, you want to eat breakfast tacos, paddle board and dance the night away, we got you covered. You want ride your bike, eat a salad and finish the afternoon with yoga, we got you covered and everything in between.

Build your own adventure Itinerary

Build your own itinerary with all the best things to do on a weekend trip to Austin

Morning Day and Night

Morning, Day and Night Guide for the best things to do on a weekend trip to Austin

Our Morning, Day ad Night guide for fun things to do in Austin. Customize your itinerary by determining the best things to do Austin using Our Morning, Day and Night section. This is a quick and easy way to build  your own Thursday through Sunday itinerary. When planning trip, plan ahead and get reservations for Dinner. Last but not least, enjoy the abundance of bars, restaurants, entertainment options, outdoor activities, barbeque, art and more

East

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Key activity areas: Main activity areas East 6th St, E Cesar Chavez, Chicon, E 12th St, MLK, Manor Rd and Airport

West

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Main activity areas: Clarksville, W 6th St, Far West 6th St, Tarrytown and Rosedale

Morning

 

Tacos

Littlefield’s (Veracruz) https://www.littlefieldsatx.com/

Taco Shack https://tacoshack.com/

 

Coffee

 
Mozart’s https://mozartscoffee.com/
Walton’s Fancy and Staples https://www.waltonsfancyandstaple.com/

Tiny’s Milk and Cookies https://tinysmilkandcookies.com/

 
Brunch
 
Better Half  https://www.betterhalfbar.com/
Lin’s Asian Bar and Dim Sum https://www.linasianbar.com/
Wu Chow https://wuchowaustin.com/
 

Day 

 

Activities

 

Love Cycling https://www.lovecyclingstudio.com/

 

Deep Eddy Swimming Pool https://www.austintexas.gov/department/deep-eddy-pool

 

Black Swan Yoga https://blackswanyoga.com/

 

Lunch

 
True Food https://www.truefoodkitchen.com/locations/austin/
Pool Burger https://www.poolburger.com/ 

Otherside Deli  https://www.othersidedeliatx.com/

 

Happy Hour

 
Clark’s Oyster Bar https://clarksaustin.com/
Bar Peached https://barpeached.com/ 
Nightcap  https://www.nightcapaustin.com/
 

Night 

 

Dinner

  

Uchiko  https://uchikoaustin.com/

Beer Plant http://thebeerplant.com/

Jeffrey’s https://jeffreysofaustin.com/

 
Drinks
 
Cocktails
 
Codependent https://www.codependentatx.com/
Irene’s http://irenesaustin.com/
Josephine House https://josephineofaustin.com/
 
Dive Bars
 
Deep Eddy Cabaret https://deepeddycabaret.com/
Dirty Bill’s https://www.dirtybillsaustin.com/
Mean Eyed Cat https://themeaneyedcat.com/
 
Food Trucks

Pepe’s Tacos  https://www.pepestacostx.com/

Via 313 at Star Bar https://www.via313.com/

Little House Kitchen 

https://www.facebook.com/littlehouseatx/

Central

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Main activity areas: Hyde Park, Triangle, North Loop, Guadalupe

Morning

 
Tacos
 
 Tyson’s Tacos https://www.tysonstacos.com/

Cafe Hornitos https://www.facebook.com/CafeHornitos/

Taco Joint https://austintacojoint.com/

 
Coffee
 
Merit Coffee https://meritcoffee.com/pages/austin
 
Cherrywood Coffee House https://cherrywoodcoffeehouse.com/
 
Quack’s Bakery  https://quacksbakery160953351.wpcomstaging.com/
 
Brunch
 
Original Kerbey Lane on Kerbey Lane https://kerbeylanecafe.com/locations/central
Oakmont Food Company https://oakmontfood.com/
Foodheads https://www.foodheads.com/
 

Day 

 
Activities
Dane’s Body Shop https://danesbodyshop.com/
Hyde Park Walks
Hancock Golf Course
https://www.austintexas.gov/department/hancock-course
 
Lunch
 

Julio’s Cafe https://juliosaustin.com/

New World Deli https://neworldeli.com/

Cabo Bob’s https://cabobobs.com/

 
Happy Hour
 

Crown and Anchor Pub https://crownandanchorpub.com/

 

Night 

 
Dinner
 
Mongers https://www.mongersaustin.com/
Little Nicky’s https://unclenickys.com/
Hopfield’s  http://hopfieldsaustin.com/
 
Drinks
 
Cocktails
 
Honey Spirit Lounge https://honeymoonspiritlounge.com/menus
 
 
Dive Bars
 

Back Lot https://www.backlotatx.com/

Hole in the Wall https://www.holeinthewallaustin.com/

The Grand https://thegrandatx.com/

 
Food Trucks
 
Plow Burger https://www.plowburger.com/

Biscuits and Groovy http://iwantbiscuits.com/

Wayside https://waysideatx.com/

South

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Main activity areas: S Lamar, E Riverside, S Congress, S 1st St and St Elmo

Morning

 

Tacos

 

El Primo https://www.elprimoatx.com/

Habanero Cafe http://www.habanerocafe.com/

Con Madre  https://www.conmadre.kitchen/

 

Coffee

 

Summer Moon https://summermooncoffee.com/pages/south-first-austin

Cosmic Coffee  https://www.cosmiccoffeebeer.com/

Opa https://www.facebook.com/austinopa/

 

Brunch

 

Phoebe’s Diner https://www.phoebesdiner.com/

Cafe No Se https://cafenoseaustin.com/

Carpenter’s Hall https://carpenterhotel.com/eat-drink/carpenters-hall/

 

Day 

 

Activities

 

Barton Springs Pool https://www.austintexas.org/listings/barton-springs-pool/4687/

The Rowing Dock

 

 

Lunch

 

Fresa’s https://www.fresaschicken.com/

Elizabeth Street Cafe https://elizabethstreetcafe.com/

The Meteor https://espressochampagnechainlube.com/

 

Happy Hour

 

Uchi https://uchiaustin.com/menu

Barton Springs Saloon https://www.bartonspringssaloonatx.com/

The Little Darlin https://www.thelittledarlin.com/

 

Night 

 

Dinner

 

1618 Asian https://1618asianfusion.com/

Odd Duck https://www.oddduckaustin.com/

Matt’s El Rancho https://www.mattselrancho.com/

 

Drinks

 

Cocktails

 

Golden Goose https://www.thegooseaustin.com/
Gibson Street https://gibsonstreetbar.com/
Cedar Tavern https://eberlyaustin.com/cedar-tavern
 

Dive Bars

 
Crow Bar https://crowbaraustin.com/
Black Sheep Lodge https://blacksheeplodge.com/
Sagebrush https://sagebrushtexas.com/
 

Food Trucks

 
La Tunita 512 https://la-tunita-512.square.site/ 
Distant Relatives https://www.distatantrelativesatx.com/
Rosita’s Al Pastor  https://www.facebook.com/rositasalpastor.atx/

North

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Key activity areas: N Lamar, Crestview, Brentwood, Domain, and Burnet Rd

Morning

 

Tacos

 
Tacos Yo Soy https://zmenu.com/tacos-yo-soy-austin-online-menu/
Brazos Taco House https://www.brazastacohouseaustin.com/
La Cocina de Consuelo -breakfast burritos https://consueloskitchen.com/

 

Coffee

 

Epoch Coffee https://epochcoffee.com/
Barrett’s Coffee https://www.barrettscoffee.com/
Nervous Charlie’s Bagels https://www.nervouscharlies.com/
 
Brunch
 
Dim sum counter at 99 Ranch Market https://www.99ranch.com/
Citizen eatery-vegan/vegetarian https://www.citizeneatery.com/
The Original Pancake House https://www.originalpancakehouse.com/
 

Day 

 

Lunch

 
IchiUmi (Haru Sushi) https://ichiumisushitx.com/

Little Deli and Pizzeria https://littledeliandpizza.com/

Dia’s Market https://diasmarket.com/

 

Happy Hour

 
The Aristocrat Lounge https://www.facebook.com/AristocratLoungeATX/
Workhorse Bar https://www.workhorsebar.com/
The Little Darlin https://www.thelittledarlin.com/

 

Night 

 

Dinner

 
Jan Chi Korean Cuisine and BBQ https://www.janchiatx.com/
Foreign and Domestic http://fndaustin.com/
Fonda San Miguel https://www.fondasanmiguel.com/
 

Drinks

 

Cocktails

 
The Tigress Pub https://www.thetigresspub.com/
Night Owl https://www.facebook.com/nightowlatx/
Drinkwell https://www.drinkwellaustin.com/
 

Dive Bars

 
Lala’s Little Nugget https://www.lalasaustintexas.com/
The Long Play https://www.thelongplaylounge.com/
Barfly’s http://www.barflysaustin.com/
 

Food Trucks

 
Paprika ATX https://paprikaatx.com/
T Loc’s Sonora Hot Dogs https://www.tlocs.com/
Wat Zab Thai  https://wat-zab-thai-food.business.site/?utm_source=gmb&utm_medium=referral

Downtown

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

Main activity areas: 2nd street District, Dirty 6th, Lavaca, Congress

Rainey

Best things to do on your weekend trip to Austin

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