Midcentury design combined with throwback cocktails. Try the Backbeat ($11) or Spritz & Giggles ($12).1300 S Lamar Blvd, 78704 backbeat-atx.com | the menu
Hip hangout offering giant fresh-baked soft pretzels and craft brews. Play some ping pong or lounge outside. Great for afternoon or evening.
709 E 6th St, 78701easytigeraustin.com | the menu
Unassuming bar in a midcentury space serving up inventive cocktails. 503 Colorado St, 78701garagetx.com
Reservations-only lounge. Hip, speakeasy vibe. This spot offers old-school cocktails; try the Jungle Bird!
313 E 6th St, 78701midnightcowboymodeling.com
Dessert-focused restaurant with wine and sweet bites. Try the Jalapeño Business if you're feeling brave. 1401 W 6th St, 78703nightcapaustin.com | the menu