Darn Good Places: Drinks

Where to grab a drink in Austin

So you have had a long day of adventure and fun, soaking up all that Austin has to offer and you have decided what you need is a drink, okay great, but do you know what type of bar and atmosphere you are looking for? Know how to determine one from another in your research? We have you covered.

Examples: Dive bar, day drinking, happy hour, cocktails, breweries

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Drinks East

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

Cocktails

 

E Cesar Chavez: Justine’s (intimate)

E 6th St: Whistler’s (lively)

MLK: cozy (The Wheel Bar)

Webberville: The Lost Well (eclectic)



Dive Bar

 

E Cesar Chavez: cozy (High Noon), relaxed (Drinks Lounge)

E 6th St: Shangri-La, The Liberty (upbeat)

E 12th St: King Bee (relaxed)

Rosewood: Nickel City (lively)

 

Happy Hour

 

E Cesar Chavez: Jacoby’s (intimate), Grizzelda’s (upbeat)

E 6th St: Licha’s Cantina (cozy)

Manor: Salty Sow (cozy)

Windsor Park: Hank’s (upbeat)


Outdoor

 

Govalle: Central Machine Works (upbeat), Kinda Tropical (upbeat)

E 6th St: Lazarus (upbeat)

E 7th St: Easy Tiger (relaxed)

Manor: Butterfly Bar (lively)

Webberville: Kitty Cohen’s (upbeat)

 

Specialty

 

E Cesar Chavez: Blue Owl (relaxed)

Govalle: Austin Eastciders Collaboratory Tap Room (upbeat)

E 6th St: White Horse Saloon (honky tonk), Milonga Room (intimate), Buenos Aires (intimate), LoLo Wine (intimate)

Manor: Techo Mezcaleria & Agave (intimate)

Mueller: Whichcraft Taproom and Bottle Shop

 

Trendy

 

Holly: Launderette (vibrant)

E 6th St: The Upside at East Austin Hotel (vibrant)

Drinks West

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

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Dive Bar

 

W 5th: Mean Eyed Cat (eclectic)

 

Happy Hour

 

Clarksville: Jeffrey’s (sophisticated)

 

Far West 6th: Clark’s Oyster Bar (vibrant)

 

Outdoor

 

Old West: Draught House (relaxed)

 

Specialty

 

W 5th St: Donn’s Depot (lively)

Drinks Central

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

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Cocktails

 

N Loop: Drinkwell (Intimate) 

 

Happy Hour

 

N Loop: Foreign and Domestic (lively)

Drinks North

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

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Dive Bar

 

Burnet Rd: Lala’s Little Nugget (eclectic)

 

Outdoor

 

Highland: Easy Tiger Lince (upbeat)

Drinks South

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

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Cocktails

 

S Lamar: Gibson Street (intimate), Cedar Tavern and Eberly (sophisticated)



Dive Bar



Riverside: Jackalope South Shore (eclectic)

S Lamar: Black Sheep Lodge (lively)

 

Happy Hour

 

S 1st St.: Fresa’s South First (relaxed)

 

Outdoor

 

Misc: Moontower Saloon (relaxed), Meanwhile Brewing (relaxed), The Little Darlin (relaxed)

S Congress: Cosmic Coffee and Beer Garden (relaxed), Perla’s (upbeat)

S Lamar: ABGB (relaxed), Easy Tiger (relaxed)

 

Specialty

 

Barton Springs: Austin Eastciders (relaxed)

Far South Congress: Sagebrush (honky tonk)

Misc: Pinthouse Brewing (relaxed)

Oltorf: Winebelly (intimate)

Riverside: Mour Cafe (wine)

 

Trendy


S Congress: South Congress Hotel (lively), San Jose Hotel Lounge (intimate)

Drinks Downtown

Where to grab a drink in Austin

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

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Cocktails

 

Colorado St.: cozy (Garage Bar)

Congress: intimate (Ellis Bar)

5th St: sophisticated (The Roosevelt Room)

Dirty 6th: cozy(Firehouse Lounge)

7th St: intimate (Small Victory)


Dive Bar

 

Dirty 6th: eclectic (Casino El Camino)

Red River: eclectic (Side Bar), Valhalla (eclectic)

 

Happy Hour

 

2nd St: lively (Lambert’s)

Congress: lively (Swift’s Attic)

Dirty 6th: lively (Parkside)

 

Specialty

 

4th St: eclectic (Floppy Disk Repair Co)

Dirty 6th: intimate (Midnight Cowboy)

 

Trendy

 

Congress: vibrant (P6 at The Line)

W 2nd St: Upside (La Piscina at the Proper Hotel)

7th St: Intimate (Here Nor There)

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