When you're on vacation you don't want to have to wait until the evening hours for a great beverage. Explore the map below to check out our list of some of the best happy hour spots in Austin that start early in the day - sorted by the area of town and what time each happy hour starts. We've called out some of our downtown favorites below!
Here are a few of our favorite downtown walk-able spots to day drink:
315 Congress Ave.
Start your crawl with one of Swift’s Attic’s Ice Ball cocktails and some charred edamame, which is served with chile oil and pop rocks!
Happy Hour: Mon-Fri 2-6:30 p.m.
$6-8 specialty cocktails
$5 select wines
$2 Miller lights and Mickey's
Discounted select drafts
110 San Antonio St.
Say oui to this Parisian restaurant - whether you choose to sit inside near the oyster bar or soak up sun on the patio.
Happy Hour: Mon-Fri 3-6 p.m.
Half off house cocktails, beer and wine
25% off fruits de mer
$35 for the Douzaine et Demi special featuring a dozen oysters and half-bottle of bubbly
Irene's Patio. Credit Lost In Austin.
506 West Ave.
Go for the adult juice boxes at this patio bar and eatery in the West Sixth Entertainment District.
Happy Hour Mon-Sat 3:30-6:30 p.m.
$2 off all snacks
$1 off all draft beers
$4 house spirits
500 W. Fifth St.
While you’re here, be sure to curb a future hangover with some delicious bites from the happy hour menu. And order the biscuits on the regular menu - trust us!
Happy Hour: Mon-Sat 4:30-7 p.m., Sun 2 p.m.-close
$9 reserve wines
605 Davis St.
Located in Hotel Van Zandt, a stylish, music themed hotel, Geraldine's regularly offers music programming. Music touches are found everywhere - even being piped out from the in-pool speakers on the pool deck!
Happy Hour: Mon-Fri 5-6:30 p.m.
Specials on food