Nightlife in Austin

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  • Monica M
    1 contribution
    Phenomenal experience! Bryant was a joy! He was knowledgeable, communicative, and a great photographer. He provided some history & insight along our ride to the wineries. The wineries chosen for our group were perfect for us. The staff at the wineries informative and never pushy about buying. We were able to purchase wine and drink it on our way back. We were able to connect our music and “jam out”. Bryant deserves 5+⭐️ (we also appreciated the chocolates)! Thank you for the amazing experience. If you are questioning it, do it!
    - The Bride 👰🏻‍♀️
    Written July 20, 2022
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  • Innerfatkid
    Oxnard31 contributions
    We had a great time! We met some really fun loving people and enjoyed our guide Leo’s energy! He was a great guide, not too strict and lots of fun! Lots of good stops, we didn’t stay anywhere for too long and no one got left behind. If you are petite please wear platform sneakers cuz the seats don’t move.
    Written September 17, 2022
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  • Richmelan
    Abbeville, LA43 contributions
    It has been a long time since I laughed so hard! I did not want it to be over...
    If or when I ever get back to Austin, we will be sure to go see it again. Great
    job!!
    Written July 23, 2022
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  • Jet829028
    Nutley, NJ1 contribution
    This place was awesome! They don't take reservations Monday-Thursday - we went on a Thursday night at got there right when the doors opened at 730PM. We got a table right in front of the pianos and were able to enjoy seating as it began to fill up through the night. The performers are so talented! I have been recommending piano bars to folks since we got back.
    Written August 11, 2022
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  • Laura D
    Downers Grove, IL87 contributions
    fun place to walk around. Drinks are NOT cheap One place was $37 for two drinks. We ended up at Lucille's and found that to be more casual and reasonably priced. There are some food trucks at the end of the street. We had the grilled cheese which was very good! Those are card only places down there so be prepared. We were there in the late afternoon so it was not too crowded. I would go early and enjoy the area before it gets too crowded. Parking is available close and it is also a short walk from congress ave.
    Written July 9, 2022
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  • Diane P
    Portland, OR662 contributions
    Such a great spot! Definitely check it out. We went in a Sunday night for a country band and learned how to two-step by some kind locals. Great venue right in the heart of S Congress across from the Hotel San José!
    Written April 6, 2022
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  • LilyB
    Princeton, NJ67 contributions
    Great atmosphere, but the food is ok. But you don’t come here for fine cuisine . You come to the Broken Spoke for awesome music and a fun dance lesson. Terri the daughter of the late owner is an enjoyable entertainer. She teaches the basic steps for the two step and the cotton eye joe . For non-dancers her instructions were very clear sprinkled with Texas humor. If you are a natural dancer , the steps were extremely basic .

    The band was excellent and plenty of space to dance and enjoy the music . A must do in Austin .
    Written January 1, 2022
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  • TravelingSoccerLoon
    Saint Paul, MN1,668 contributions
    Rainey Street makes for a great night out. Although my memory of the night is somewhat blurred, I remember Craft Pride as one of the best places we drank at during our wanderings that night
    Written February 17, 2022
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  • Jeff K
    Pittsburgh, PA1,551 contributions
    We stopped in for a drink on a Friday night and enjoyed it. It’s a bit of a throw -back place. Long cellar with the band at the end of the room. The band sounded good but you couldn’t see them very well. Pretty good selection of beer.

    Service was done via a team approach and worked well,

    We arrive around 9:00 and a line of people waiting to get in formed shortly afterwards.

    They have a cover charge for the live music. I didn’t pay the bill so I don’t know what the cost is.

    Highly recommended for drinks with live jazz.
    Written May 7, 2022
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  • Tom F
    8 contributions
    Very cool little spot downtown. You can skip through the years by having a cocktail from each era. I tried a few and each were masterfully crafted. You can find any kind of cocktail you could ever want to drink here. Ambient was nice and they were projecting the birds on the screen which was cool. I’d say service was a little lacking but overall had a very good time.
    Written September 5, 2022
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  • Deborah B
    Bel Air, MD4 contributions
    On our recent trip to Austin we stopped here twice during our stay. Wines were great and the owners were so helpful and pleasant. Will definitely stop by again on our next trip to Austin.
    Written February 26, 2020
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  • Texan by Association
    Hobbs, NM1 contribution
    First time to Austin. Was moderately concerned by recent reviews but had a great time. Everyone else seemed to be doing the same. Will definitely be back.
    Written May 16, 2021
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  • kimber72761
    Siloam Springs, Arkansas99 contributions
    I highly recommend this place and will definitely go back! Small intimate tables very close to the stage. The wait staff was really on their game, and I love the way you write your drink request on paper and clip it to something on the table so that the waitresses know when you need a drink. A most excellent idea! Back to the music, though, which was FANTASIC. Very cool place!
    Written November 17, 2020
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  • drmader
    Orinda, CA2,013 contributions
    Fun old saw mill turned into a tribute to Johnny cash bar..metcalf BBQ was to side which has excellent brisket and turkey and the spinach was delicious. We thought BBQ was better than Terry Blacks actually..less fatty, no knife needed type beef. Nice service, full bar and fun outdoor patio areas .. dog friendly..one table of smokers ..smoked us out so we had to move indoors sadly.. but really like easy parking, easy casual atmosphere . Will be back .thank you
    Written January 24, 2021
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  • KatherineP
    Los Angeles, CA493 contributions
    Take your kids and head here for great music and a fun atmosphere with very friendly people. The band the night we visited were mostly members of the TX Playboys. No cover by the way.
    Written December 28, 2021
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