The best new bars, speakeasies, breweries, wine bars, and incredibly fun cocktail spots in Austin.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 23, 2022
From former brothel-turned-bars to rooftop mezcalerias, these are the best secret bars in Austin.
Nicolai McCraryJuly 22, 2022
The best new bars in Austin, according to us.
The DomainNorth Austin
The Dirdie Birdie is a bar and restaurant at The Domain with a 12-hole mini golf course.
In Plain Sight is a tiny, eight-seat cocktail bar downtown that makes excellent cocktails.
Howard’s Bar & Club in Clarksville is from the restaurant group that brought you places like Sammie’s, Perla’s, and Lambert’s.
Bosses Office is a speakeasy-style bar in Govalle.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 15, 2022
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Haymaker is a popular sit-down spot at the Austin airport with burgers, sandwiches, and a full bar.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 14, 2022
The Stay Put is a brewery on Rainey Street with two patios and a cozy lodge-like interior.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 13, 2022
Tiki Tatsu-Ya is a tiki bar and restaurant in South Austin from the Ramen Tatsu-Ya team.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 12, 2022
Wingzup looks kind of like a generic sports bar from the outside, but they serve some of the best chicken wings in Austin.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 7, 2022
A swanky lounge-bar hybrid with palm trees, exotic cocktails and a pool.
Marisa DunnDecember 5, 2022
Bar FoodHot Dogs•
Nickel City is a Detroit-themed bar on East 11th with cocktails, frozen Irish coffees, and Coney Island hot dogs.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 5, 2022
Roosevelt Room is where you go for excellent, low-key cocktails downtown.
Jordan HaroDecember 5, 2022
The dive bar Lala's Little Nugget in Brentwood has been continually and epically decorated for Christmas since the 1970s.
Raphael BrionDecember 5, 2022
The Cavalier is a great neighborhood pub in East Austin, with plenty of parking, cheap drinks, and great food.
North UniversityCentral Austin
Tweedy's is a bar in an old remodeled house near UT with a few food trucks nearby.
Nicolai McCrary & Raphael BrionNovember 21, 2022
Industry is an all-day cafe, bar, and restaurant at Plaza Saltillo in Austin.
Nicolai McCraryNovember 3, 2022
Cauldron Coffee is a coffee shop and bar inside of a restored historic building in West Campus.
Central AustinEast Austin
Skinny's OTB is a 1970s themed sports bar in East Austin with a food trailer on the patio.
Nicolai McCraryOctober 19, 2022
Lucille has one of the largest backyards on Rainey Street and two separate bars, all of which make it a good spot for big groups and impatient people.
Nicolai McCrarySeptember 16, 2022
Clive Bar was the first Rainey Street bar and has a great mezcal bar located in a shack out back for when you want to escape the crowd inside.