Walk up and down the most famous street in Austin, Texas and you’ll understand why it’s called the Live Music Capital of the World®. Find hotels, restaurants, rooftop bars, live music venues and more on historic Sixth Street.

Maggie Maes rooftop on Sixth Street in Austin Texas
Courtesy of Maggie Mae's.

The Rooftop Life
When the weather is nice, it’s time to find yourself a rooftop overlooking the city. Here’s where downtown shines. Maggie Mae’s, Handlebar, Blind Pig Pub and Speakeasy allow you to rise above the melee.

Heritage Bedroom at the Driskill Hotel in Austin Texas
Courtesy of the Driskill Hotel.

Driskill Hotel and the 1886 Cafe & Bakery
Spend a night at one of the most haunted hotels in Austin and wake up with a benedict at 1886 Cafe.

Catch a show at this double-decker live music venue with the hottest acts in town.

interior at Daruma Ramen
Courtesy of Daruma Ramen.

Daruma Ramen
Slurping good times abound at this intimate ramen spot with both meat and veggie options.

Flamingo Cantina
Jam to good grooves at this irie den with cheap drinks.

bar at Firehouse lounge and hostel
Courtesy of Firehouse Lounge.

Firehouse Lounge
Feel like Nancy Drew in this dark bar behind a hidden bookcase where you can enjoy crafty cocktails.

Casino El Camino
No need to dress up for this hazy bar full of bloody marys and great burgers.

Beer and Burger from Alamo Drafthouse movie theater
Courtesy of Alamo Drafthouse.

Alamo Drafthouse Ritz
Take in dinner and a show (or sing-a-long) at the Austin-based Alamo Drafthouse.

Chez Nous
Say “oui” to classic French fare and a well-priced prix fixe menu.

tiki drink and cocktail from Midnight Cowboy speakeasy bar on Sixth Street
Courtesy of Midnight Cowboy.

Midnight Cowboy
Make sure to get reservations for this underground cocktail speakeasy.

Wild About Music
This is the spot for local gifts, concert posters and photo prints for music lovers.

Comedians performing on stage at Esthers Follies on Sixth Street in Austin Texas
Courtesy of Esther's Follies.

Esther’s Follies
The longest-running show in Austin, you can expect magic, political barbs and laughs.

Easy Tiger
A multi-tiered bakery and craft brew spot, settle in here for a fresh-baked pretzel and some local suds.