The Butterfly Bar is widely hailed as serving some of the best cocktail mixes in town. Get seated on their large outdoor patio and sip on an exotic list of cocktails prepared by friendly and experienced bartenders. It also has an impressive wine and beer collection. The light snacks and the yummy cheesecakes make for good accompaniments with drinks. All in all, this intimate space meets high standards, while also having reasonably priced drinks.
Posse East is a friendly sports bar located on the fringes of Hyde Park, adjacent to the University of Texas at Austin, making it a popular favorite among tourists and students alike. Established in 1971, Posse East offers patrons a casual space where they can drink beer and feast on food while hanging out with friends. The menu features delicious tacos, burgers, sandwiches, soups and salads. Airing of popular sports, open mic and trivia nights, fills this place up with energy and keeps it entertaining for their guests.
Little Woodrow's is part of a chain of bars in Austin and Houston. With a variety of nearly 100 beers on offer, regulars stop by all the time to sample them and also avail of the daily specials. Absolutely warm in its ambiance, this is the perfect spot to sink into your chair and watch sports on the screens. Some of their specials include Ladies Night, Giant Mug Night and Happy Hours.
Lounge at the bar with a group of friends, shoot some pool or play some video games at Shangri-La. Umbrella drinks, jukebox tunes, and an array of beers on tap make for an interesting mix of local patrons. The outdoor area features plenty of tables and the popular Royale with Cheese food truck can be found serving late night grub. With different events throughout the month, there is always something going on down here! Call or see the website for more information.
Pinthouse Pizza is a popular favorite in Rosedale. Opened by five Austin locals with a shared passion for craft beer, this laid-back restaurant offers some of the best brews with artisan pizza. Select from their list of ales and IPAs sourced from homegrown and up-and-coming breweries and enjoy a pint or two on their picnic benches out at the patio.
Located inside the Hotel Vegas, the Hotel Vegas Bar is an eclectic venue that is frequented by travelers as well as the common public for some quality night-outs with chilled drinks and some of the best names in the music circles. Featuring live artists as well as DJ nights, it ensures a happy musical spread to satisfy all taste-buds. There is an outdoor patio to catch your breath amid all the dancing and plenty of drinks are provided to quench your thirst.
Drinks Lounge is a local pub with highly popular happy hours. It is the place to go if you are looking for dancing and lots of booze at inexpensive prices. While the DJ and live music nights are occasional, you can enjoy playing pool and having pictures taken at the photo booth. Every Monday, test your knowledge at the Trivia Nights, and exercise your vocal chords during karaoke sessions on the last Sunday of each month. If you head here on a Tuesday, you can play pool for free. This bar also has VIP booths for those who desire greater privacy. Food is ordered from a local food truck whose menu includes a few vegan dishes. So head here with a large group of friends and have the time of your life.