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Address: 604 Brazos St., Austin, TX 78701
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Where else can you go, sit in comfortable chairs, drink great drinks and hear good music? THis is the place.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Where else can you go, sit in comfortable chairs, drink great drinks and hear good music? THis is the place.

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Orange County, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As the title of my review says.. I came here for a few drinks at the bar, late evening-ish with a friend. Excellent, authentic live texas music being played (honestly the band was on fire). By the time I left I found myself wishing I would have stay a few nights.

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Belmar, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had the 7 course price fixed Thanksgiving dinner. My wife had short ribs and I had the turkey. A liitle more gravy would have been nice. The sides were awesome, too. Dan our server did a great job.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at the Driskill was really good! prime spot and very friendly staff. Bar was very good. They must of had some water issues when i stayed because taps and shower were making some funny noises.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly Restaurant Windows water and good employees, near in the Downtown area.near Congress Street.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd read the reviews so I popped in to have a look. The architecture is fascinating and well worth a visit on its own. I looked at both the cafe and restaurant menus and I saw plenty to make me want to go back and eat there. I think staying there is out of my price range but I'd like... More 

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Clarksville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't stay at the hotel, but went to the bar to have a drink and soak in the culture. It gets quite crowded so get there early if possible if you want a seat. There was live music and great people watching. They serve a 'batini' which they claim is the official drink of Austin. To me it wasn't... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel itself is beautiful. Walking inside feels like if you were stepping into history...I don't know if it really is haunted or not but I don't think I'd be brace enough to stay more than one night to find out...especially in room 525 the "suicide suite."

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Cleveland, Oh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't stay in the hotel (we will next time) but we walked in several times and had drinks and snacks. It is a very nice historical building, now being restored on the outside. The space inside is majestic. The bar is wonderful and the selection of wines, beers and small plate impressive. Not more expensive than other places nearby.

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a cool hotel. Definitely provides a taste of Austin culture that can't be captured by big hotel chains. Def recommend staying here when visiting downtown area.

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