Established in 1871, Historic Scoot Inn is known as the oldest bar in central Texas. This landmark venue has catered to the proletariat and the bon vivant in search of a hard drink and easy friendship. In recent years the venue has expanded to host a wide range of musicians across all genres.

Gary Clark Jr. at Historic Scoot Inn. Photo by Roger Ho
Gary Clark Jr. at Historic Scoot Inn. Courtesy of Roger Ho.

Aesthetic renovations combined with top of the line production have helped Scoot Inn foster a reputation as one of the best live music venues in town.

With special events as unique as the city and live music every week, there is always a reason to drop in. Check out the Chronicle Dive Inn Theatre on Wednesdays, featuring free movies and drink specials and Thursday Bike Night with free admission for motorcycles.

Pair a Lone Star beer with bites from their on site food truck Hot Mess serving up barbecue, tacos, and burgers from 4 p.m. 12 a.m. daily.

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