48 "Day Drinking" restaurants in Austin.
Excellent seafood in an Instagram-ready environment. The only catch is you’ll have to pay mightily for it.
One of our favorite places to spend an afternoon eating in the sun is Lucy’s Fried Chicken, with a bucket of bird, grilled oysters, and beers.
Perla’s is the best upscale seafood experience you can have in Austin.
Towers of beer, sweet and savory funnel cakes, and a big bar. What more do you want?
G’Raj Mahal is easily some of Austin’s best Indian food, and our favorite place to eat on Rainey Street.
The rare tourist destination that locals love too. This is one of the more fun Tex-Mex hangs in town.
A classic Austin Tex-Mex establishment that's one of our favorite places for queso and margs.
Curra’s exists in a class with other local mainstays Maudie's and Gueros, operating on a platform of old Austin nostalgia, margaritas, and queso.
The Little Darlin’ in South Austin is a great place to unwind or spend a chill Sunday afternoon on the picnic tables.
The dive bar Lala's Little Nugget in Crestview has been continually and epically decorated for Christmas since the 1970s.
Central Machine Works is a massive beer hall, brewery, and live music venue in East Austin.
Scholz Garten is the oldest bar in Austin, and is a great beer bar for day drinking and tailgates near campus.