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Saxon Pub

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Great staff.

Attended a pay show and it was packed and rush standing room. Bar staff was very efficient and will... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
Clint R
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Calgary, Canada
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Great local place to hear great music

Def a local place off the beaten path in Austin, but they get really good music in an intimate... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
bruce c
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Bethlehem, New Hampshire
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1320 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-2387
Zilker Park
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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

Thank Clint R
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

Thank bruce c
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

1  Thank Ian M
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.

Thank dodge
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

1  Thank Jim T
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.

1  Thank Jscott2800
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

Thank Greg S
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Small dark venue with a low-rise stage. Photos here capture exactly what you get. Sit stage-side at tables, or at the wrap around bar. If you want some Austin music-scene without the Austin music-scene, find your way here. One of the best old roadhouses with...More

2  Thank Sit10
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

The Saxon Pub is one of the best places to see music in Austin. It's a hangout of Austin locals, who usually avoid 6th Street. Very intimate little pub, with some of the best music you will ever hear, up close and personal. Great bar,...More

Thank Audreykathleen2
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Great night spot and music in SOCO. Can't go wrong with this venue. Three bands each night and they are always good. Fun crowd and atmosphere. Good service as well.

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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
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