Happy hours are a favorite past-time of many in this beautiful and eventful city, which is why we have compiled a list of the best happy hour spots throughout Austin. From themed happy hours to enjoying a nice breeze on the patio of a renowned restuarant, you can experience happy hour at its finest at the following happy hour hot spots in Austin, TX. For daily specials, visit each happy hour spot’s wesbite!
Map of Austin’s Best Happy Hour Patios
For a map of all of the best happy hours, visit our Happy Hour Pinterest board!
|219 West | 219 W 6th St. | Downtown Austin, 78701
Located on West 6th, this hot spot is known for their eccentric cocktails and happy hour menu.
|Abel’s On The Lake | 3825 Lake Austin Blvd. | Central Austin, 78703
Enjoy an incredible view of Lake Austin from the deck!
|Benji’s Cantina | 716 W. 6th St. | Downtown Austin, 78703
Benji’s boasts the premier rooftop dining space in downtown Austin, featuring unrivaled views of the downtown skyline and offering al fresco dining at it’s best.
|Cedar Door | 201 Brazos | Downtown Austin, 78701
Home of the Original Mexican Martini, you could say they are pretty good at mixin’ up drinks here at the Cedar Door. Try out their delicious menu, too, for some more original recipes.
|Cru | 238 W 2nd St. | Downtown Austin, 78701
The wine selection here is awesome and the prices are very reasonable. Check out this downtown lounge!
|The Dig Pub | 401 Cypress Creek Rd. | North Austin, 78613
Huge beer selection on tap for the true beer afficionados!
|Draught House Pub & Brewery | 4112 Medical Pkwy |Central Austin, 78756
Another pub with a big selection of beer on tap and different food trucks on the property every day!
|The Bar at The Four Seasons Hotel | 98 San Jacinto Blvd. | Downtown Austin, 78701
Lounge or dine at the Four Seasons Hotel and enjoy a couple drinks in the downtown five-star hotel, The Four Seasons.
|Jaspers | 11506 Century Oaks Terrace | North Austin, 78758
Amazing food and even better martinis at this restaurant in The Domain.
|Kona Grill |11410 Century Oaks Terrace | North Austin, 78758
Also located in The Domain, this Japanese/Hawaiin fusion restaurant has a phenomenal happy hour selection.
|Little Woodrow’s | 4 Locations | Bee Cave, Parmer Ln, Southpark Meadows, W 6th
With four locations around Austin, this bar serves as a great happy hour place to grab a beer and play some games.
|Marker 10 (at the Hyatt Regency) | 208 Barton Springs | Downtown Austin, 78704
Come by for nightly happy hour and weekly live music performances that help make Marker 10 one of Austin’s best-loved nightlife destinations. Featuring unparalleled views of Lady Bird Lake and downtown Austin, Marker 10 is an upbeat, contemporary lounge with a large patio.
|Maudie’s | 7 Locations
Maudie’s Tex-Mex Café has been a tradition in Austin since the early 50’s!
|Mean Eyed Cat | 1621 W 5th St. | Downtown Austin, 78703
As a tribute to Johnny Cash, the Mean Eyed Cat is a unique bar on the outskirts of the Downtown area. Stubbs BBQ is served daily.
|Mohawk | 912 Red River St. | Downtown Austin, 78701
Also known as a concert venue, the Mohawk serves up a great menu of food and drink, sometimes with a theme.
|The Oasis | 6550 Commanche Trl | Lake Travis, 78732
Enjoy a drink and a bite to eat at the “Sunset Capital of the World.”
|Six Lounge |117 W 4th St. | Downtown Austin, 78701
Happy hour at “The Best Party in Town” in the Warehouse District of Downtown Austin.
|Stephen F’s Bar & Terrace | 701 Congress Ave. | Downtown Austin, 78701
Located on the second floor of the Intercontinental Hotel, this bar is known for their selection of scotches, but has plenty more to offer.
|Tacos N Tequila | 507 Pressler Street | Downtown Austin, 78703
Top Shelf Tequilas, great tacos, brunch, and tasting events. Over 100 types of tequila and unique specialty margaritas made with fresh squeezed juices, fruits and herbs.
| Takoba | 1411 E 7th St. | East Austin, 78702
Casual Interior Mexican food restaurant on the East Side with expansive outdoor patio and terrace.
|Tiniest Bar in Texas | 817 W 5th St. | Downtown Austin, 78703
Meet for happy hour at the Tiniest Bar in the state! They’re “super dog friendly”, too!
|Vivo | 2015 Manor Rd. | East Austin, 78722
Enjoy some great mexican food and famous margaritas for great prices at Vivo’s happy hour!
| Whisler’s | 1816 E 6th St. | East Austin, 78702
Savor crafted cocktails at a uniquely styled bar with an ample, relaxed patio at 6th and Chicon.
|Z’ Tejas | 3 Locations | Avery Ranch, Arboretum, W 6th St.
Snack on their cornbread and sip on the patios of one of their three Austin locations.
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