307 W 5th St
SXSW show. It's got the fancy feel without the fancy prices. Depending what you get obv. The upstairs balcony provides a great view and will give you a rest if there's a huge crowd. Bar upstairs too.
1109 S Lamar Blvd
Fun activities here. Bitches and bingo on Thursdays is awesome and free cheese plate with wine on Wednesdays.
Old School Bar & Grill
401 E 6th St
Old School bar & grill. Friendly people awesome location and great food!! I recommend the Mac & cheese wedge ?
1816 E 6th St
A place with sexy character and craft cocktails! Find a table in the back with low-lit candles and sweet mirrors. It's a different vibe from any other place in Austin! The live jams are soothing too!
Dave & Buster's
183 Research Blvd
Get your wheel of fortune on! Win big prizes. Eat, Drink and Play at Dave and Busters!
2 Rainey St
Ambience in this place is beyond intimate, and with craft cocktails that are sure to impress you can't go wrong. Even with it being a tad busy at times, the staff is always great. #classy
1315 S Congress Ave
Austin landmark and one of the best places to see live music in Austin. Go any night of the week- you won't be disappointed!
The Ginger Man
301 Lavaca St
50+ amazing craft beers on tap in an awesome downtown bar. Huge atmosphere
The Trophy Room
310 E 6th St
Free mat shots at The Trophy Room?! What better way to introduce your out of town friends to dirty 6th!
1308 E 6th St
This place has the Bloody Mary of all Bloody Mary's-- basically a meal in a glass. They craft fancy cocktails with infused liquors, and indoor/outdoor seating is quirky and cozy. One of my fav spots!
The North Door
502 Brushy St
This is a great venue close to downtown that hosts concerts, screenings, theatrical productions and more. Full bar, spacious, and a fun place to hang out.
422 E 6th St
Beautiful open upstairs patio with huge bar and they have a wide variety of drink specials. Their indoor 2nd floor plays great music too, if you're in the mood to dance!
Lone Star Court
10901 Domain Dr
Relaxing, quiet, great music. If you want a relaxing atmosphere and great drinks this is the place.
709 E 6th St
EASY TIGER. Need I say more? Best sandwiches in town with fresh homemade bread. Beer/ping-pong/cocktails/brats. Happy hour with $3 pints. What more could an Austinite ask for? Get to Easy T, fast.
St Roch's Bar
515 Pedernales St
A lovely neighborhood bar with cheap drinks, a patio, and a great jukebox.
1308 E 6th St
Bring and play your own vinyl at Rio Rita on Monday nights, 9p-2a.
Kung Fu Saloon
510 Rio Grande St
Pickle shots! Free vintage arcade games, relaxed atmosphere, great drinks and good people!
The Local Pub and Patio
2610 Guadalupe St
Headquarters for Denver Broncos football in Austin!
1308 E 4th St
Favorite grungy venue in the city. Cheap Lonestar, indoor and outdoor stages. Back deck with a bar provides a great view of the stage. Don't miss their Tacky Tuesday specials!
2314 Rutland Dr
Beer tasting + live music + artwork to admire = Austin! Great place for a date or to hang out with friends. There was a great food truck conveniently located right outside which was perfect.
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