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Saxon Pub

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Apparently an institution, and home to Bob Schneider’s weekly show on Monday night. I’m told his is... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Bandera, Texas
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intimate venue with good sound

One of the handful of old Austin venues still around. Saw Bob Schneider with Lonelyland. Great... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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1320 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-2387
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Apparently an institution, and home to Bob Schneider’s weekly show on Monday night. I’m told his is the longest continuous running show in Austin, maybe since around 1999?Great and sometimes irreverent music that he writes and scores himself, really amazing. Tickets required. And the bar...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

One of the handful of old Austin venues still around. Saw Bob Schneider with Lonelyland. Great show,

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Small local pub with live music. We saw a local southern rock band. The cover was $10 and was an older crowd. They didn’t play too loud and the joint was not crowded. It was a great time! We sat in the back and had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Attended a pay show and it was packed and rush standing room. Bar staff was very efficient and will run tab with credit card. Good from Italian food truck looked good but we didn't have it. Outside sitting area was 98% smokers but that's fine,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Def a local place off the beaten path in Austin, but they get really good music in an intimate setting. Place def fills up so get there early, and like so many places in Austin, there's a good food truck outside and reasonably priced drinks...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Great music venue just south of downtown. Friendly and efficient bar staff and customers. Very good selection of beer (is there anywhere in Austin that doesn't have a great selection?).The place is small but plenty of tables. They sometimes have three bands playing. The first...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this place after day out at ACL - $5 entrance fee to watch great band. Bar staff very friendly and welcoming. Well worth visiting if staying in this part of Austin.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

A very intimate room awaits visitors to the Saxon. Usually several artists play per night, with each requiring a separate admission fee. Whether it is an unknown, up & coming talent, or an old Austin veteran like Bobby Whitlock & CoCo Carmel, you'll be up...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Great place to hear local musicians. Heard David Grissom at the free 6 pm "geezers show". Have multiple shows most nights. Some free some with cover.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at Saxon Pub Saturday night with my wife! We went to see Nakia and MVP perform! Both bands did a great job. Each band had us moving and dancing! Saxon Pub was the perfect place to catch some live music! From...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Gena C | Reviewed this property |
We rented a condo through Airbnb in another part of town too. Sorry. Check out VRBO and Airbnb and see if you can find something close. Or go to hotels finding sites and I think you can put in areas you want within a... More