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  • Excellent42%
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Nov 9, 2018
“An iconic part of Austin”
3 weeks ago
“Really wouldn’t have thought Austin had such an incredible area”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a bunch of brits we never pictured Austin having such a good night life, sixth street was mental the bars are clean and each have their own unique personality. There are street food places everywhere serving some peng scran. The bars are fairly expensive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travellingjacko
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

East Sixth Street was the place to find great live music and you still can if you want to wade through not so pleasant surroundings. This place was unique - different than the other “weird” street venues across the country. Yes it had some class...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MellohYellow
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

This place is just covered in bars, restaurants and oddly enough ATMs. If you are looking for a bar crawl night out, it’s hard to imagine you wouldn’t find something to your liking here. Just don’t expect this to be a “nice” part of town.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GrayHex
Reviewed August 5, 2018

sixth street at night can only be described as popping adult nightlife. many bars and stores fun places to explre, but not recommended for children.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jaime N
Reviewed May 11, 2018

Walked the street during the day and not much happening. Trucks parked in the street unloading alcohol at the bars, voodoo doughnuts was nice, but really just another street. But when the sun goes down, the street comes alive...bar after bar. I felt a bit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank busconi
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Giving this a low rating because it is not for me. So if are someone who enjoys or wants a night out on the town to drink and be around college age drinking individuals......go here! I was a little afraid to go into any locations...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Allisonspring
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We went to sixth street twice on your trip and sorry to say but there are far too many homeless people begging on each corner. It gets annoying after a while. The street itself does have plenty of bars and restaurants but you are harassed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank 241trisham
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

6th Street is party central to Austin as Bourbon Street is to NOLA, except that you’ll hear better music in Austin. (With 2 or 3 exceptions, like Fritzel’s, Preservation Hall, Bombay, you gotta get to Frenchmen for serious music in NOLA nowadays.) Esther’s Follies has...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank travelingBard23
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

6th street is a lot of fun but can become overwhelming as the night goes on. If you like a quiet scene, I would visit earlier in the night, as the bars/clubs/streets tend to become very crowded as the hours pass. There are so many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mary G
Reviewed July 3, 2017

This is a must visit for the area. Can be very crowded with drunk college students, but still worth the visit, just for the experience.

Date of experience: September 2016
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