The best new bars, speakeasies, breweries, wine bars, and incredibly fun cocktail spots in Austin.
Nicolai McCraryFebruary 3, 2023
You’re in Austin for the first time. You’ve got 72 hours and you want to drink at a bar. Where do you start? Here’s the answer.
Jordan Haro & Adele HazanJune 29, 2022
Some of the best breweries to enjoy a beer outside in Austin.
Nicolai McCrary & Raphael BrionDecember 12, 2022
Lake Austin Blvd
The best new bars in Austin, according to us.
Some of the best places to enjoy a beer outside.
Hold Out is a brewery/restaurant from the folks that brought you Little Brother, Brew & Brew, and Better Half.
Nicolai McCraryDecember 12, 2022
A swanky lounge-bar hybrid with palm trees, exotic cocktails and a pool.
Marisa DunnDecember 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
El Chile has three things that no other spot on Manor has: strong margaritas, puffy tacos, and a big patio.
Nicolai McCraryOctober 31, 2022
Guero's is a decent Tex-Mex restaurant with a great patio on South Congress.
Nicolai McCraryOctober 25, 2022
Hula Hut is a fun and kitschy Hawaiian Tex-Mex restaurant on the lake.
Nicolai McCrarySeptember 20, 2022
With a massive patio and over 200 beers on draft, Banger's on Rainey Street is one of the best spots in Austin for outdoor drinking and eating.
Nicolai McCrarySeptember 16, 2022
Stagger Lee is a bar on Rainey Street that also has some pretty good barbecue.
Placeholder Tiki Bar serves tiki drinks out of a renovated bungalow on Rainey Street.
The Tavern is an historic two-story pub near 12th and Lamar with dozens of TVs and great bar food.
Nicolai McCrarySeptember 7, 2022
Billy’s On Burnet has lots of beer, plenty of TVs constantly playing sports, and a great burger. It’s a Packers bar.
Adele HazanAugust 19, 2022
Half brewhouse, half pizza hall, Pinthouse Pizza in Rosedale is a revelation.
Nicolai McCraryAugust 11, 2022
With its excellent tap selection and huge outdoor space, Draught House is where you want to have your next day drinking outing.
Nicolai McCraryAugust 10, 2022
B.D. Riley's is an Irish Pub with classic pub fare and drinks in the Mueller neighborhood.
Nicolai McCraryJune 29, 2022
Bouldin Acres is an an enormous beer garden in South Austin with pickleball courts and corn hole.
Raphael BrionJune 14, 2022
South CongressSouth Austin
Cosmic Coffee is a coffee shop and bar with a huge patio where you can bring your dog and eat great barbecue from Leroy and Lewis.
Jordan HaroMay 24, 2022
Brown’s Bar-B-Que serves traditional Central Texas-style barbecue from a trailer parked outside Corner Bar on South Lamar.
Raphael BrionApril 13, 2022