Bars

Whether you’re looking for a cocktail or a beer, use our guide to find the best bars and drinking in Austin

Meet the finalists of Time Out Austin's 2018 Bar Awards
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Meet the finalists of Time Out Austin's 2018 Bar Awards

It takes a village to keep our city hydrated.

10 Bloody Marys you need in your life
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10 Bloody Marys you need in your life

Austin's best Bloody Marys are killing the brunch game.

Drink in semi-secrecy at these 10 speakeasies
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Drink in semi-secrecy at these 10 speakeasies

These watering holes may be hard to find, but they're worth the hunt.

Where to find the 10 best margaritas in town
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Where to find the 10 best margaritas in town

From classic to unexpected picks. 

Stock up on booze at these top liquor stores
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Stock up on booze at these top liquor stores

Give your home bar a makeover.

Latest bar news

Four new happy hour spots to try
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Four new happy hour spots to try

"We don't need another happy hour spot," said no one ever. 

Vista Brewing opens in Driftwood
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Vista Brewing opens in Driftwood

The brewery brings beer, food and stunning views.

Two new breweries on our radar
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Two new breweries on our radar

Meet the newcomers who have joined Austin's craft beer scene.

 Oddwood Ales opens on Manor
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Oddwood Ales opens on Manor

The brewery specializes in American-style wild ales.

Austin's best bars

Dive bars
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Dive bars

If dark, grungy, homey and cheap are your style, you've come to the right place. 

Rooftop bars
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Rooftop bars

Get elevated at the best of the best rooftop bars in town. 

Wine bars
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Wine bars

We round up the best places to go for red, white and bubbly.

Cocktail bars
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Cocktail bars

Settle in at the classiest cocktail bars in town.

Hotel bars
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Hotel bars

You don't have to be a guest to take advantage of these watering holes. 

Craft beer bars
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Craft beer bars

Sour, hoppy, stout, bright, malty—these beer bars have it all.

Dating in Austin

Austin's best winter dates
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Austin's best winter dates

When all you want is a warm body to cozy up to.

Our favorite first date ideas
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Our favorite first date ideas

Dating in Austin is rough enough—be sure you nail that first date.

15 things that happen to you while dating in Austin
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15 things that happen to you while dating in Austin

A sweat ’stashe is totally normal.

These are the top make-or-break Tinder spots
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These are the top make-or-break Tinder spots

We've come up with a few spots to guarantee a good time—even if your date is a train wreck.