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14 Places to Drink Holiday Cocktails in Austin

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Now is the time to indulge in seasonal flavors, like nutmeg, cinnamon, and even candy canes, with the best holiday cocktails from Austin’s bars and restaurants. Seek out eggnog, hot chocolates, and other festive boozy drinks. Don’t worry, hot cocktails can be found here.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile

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3235 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 366-5808
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The aptly-named Odd Nog at Jacoby’s uses rum nutmeg and bourbon with cinnamon and fresh cream.

2. Stay Gold

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1910 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78702

Among the wintry cocktails from Stay Gold is the Winterfell, made seasonally-appropriate with a pear, ginger, and sage syrup mixed with St. Germain and champagne.

3. The Townsend

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718 Congress Ave Ste 100
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 887-8778
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Eggnog from The Townsend means absinthe, cognac, and Becherovka.

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4. drink.well.

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207 E 53rd St
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 614-6683
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Look out for Drink.Well’s famed eggy Tom and Jerry punch bowl available at the North Loop bar on Wednesday, December 23.

5. Icenhauer's

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83 Rainey St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 473-0005
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The Rainey Street bar’s ode to Christmas movies in drink-form include Griswold’s Eggnog (Christmas Vacation) made with spiced rum and Kahlua, and You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out (Christmas Story) with candy cane vodka and Bailey’s Irish Cream.

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6. 400 Rabbits

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5701 W Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 476-1320
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The Aztec hot chocolate from the Alamo Drafthouse’s tequila-focused bar uses mezcal and ancho reyes

7. Arro

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601 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 992-2776
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There’s still some time to grab Arro’s rye and cognac eggnog punch, available until Wednesday, December 23.

8. Geraldine's

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605 Davis St Ste 400
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 476-4755

The Muddy Waters works almost like a holiday dessert with cold brew coffee, condensed milk, nutmeg, and orgeat. To booze it up, there’s amaro and cognac.

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9. Prelog's

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360 Nueces St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 350-2895
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Ginger-infused bourbon really spices up Prelog’s eggnog cocktail.

10. The Hightower

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1209 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 524-1448
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The Hightower’s tribute to the ugly sweater is similar to eggnog with egg yolk, cream, rum, rye, and allspice dram.

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11. Visconti Ristorante & Bar

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The Hotel Granduca restaurant’s cocktail version of the Italian zabaglione adds in Cynar to the eggnog-like drink.

12. Peché

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208 W 4th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 495-9669
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Peche’s holiday cocktail Christmas Came Early comes with a mulled wine syrup and gin.

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13. The Tigress Pub

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100 W North Loop Blvd
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 600-3232
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Just for Tuesday and Wednesday, The Tigress’ special will be an eggnog cocktail.

14. JuiceLand

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1625 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 480-9501
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Then, if you want a non-alcoholic way to indulge in the season, Juiceland has it covered with the December special smoothie, full of bananas, pecans, nutmeg, and almond milk. Half the profits will go towards My Healing Place, too.

1. Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile

3235 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702

The aptly-named Odd Nog at Jacoby’s uses rum nutmeg and bourbon with cinnamon and fresh cream.

3235 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78702

2. Stay Gold

1910 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702

Among the wintry cocktails from Stay Gold is the Winterfell, made seasonally-appropriate with a pear, ginger, and sage syrup mixed with St. Germain and champagne.

1910 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78702

3. The Townsend

718 Congress Ave Ste 100, Austin, TX 78701
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Eggnog from The Townsend means absinthe, cognac, and Becherovka.

718 Congress Ave Ste 100
Austin, TX 78701

4. drink.well.

207 E 53rd St, Austin, TX 78751

Look out for Drink.Well’s famed eggy Tom and Jerry punch bowl available at the North Loop bar on Wednesday, December 23.

207 E 53rd St
Austin, TX 78751

5. Icenhauer's

83 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701
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The Rainey Street bar’s ode to Christmas movies in drink-form include Griswold’s Eggnog (Christmas Vacation) made with spiced rum and Kahlua, and You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out (Christmas Story) with candy cane vodka and Bailey’s Irish Cream.

83 Rainey St
Austin, TX 78701

6. 400 Rabbits

5701 W Slaughter Ln, Austin, TX 78749

The Aztec hot chocolate from the Alamo Drafthouse’s tequila-focused bar uses mezcal and ancho reyes

5701 W Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749

7. Arro

601 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701

There’s still some time to grab Arro’s rye and cognac eggnog punch, available until Wednesday, December 23.

601 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78701

8. Geraldine's

605 Davis St Ste 400, Austin, TX 78701
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The Muddy Waters works almost like a holiday dessert with cold brew coffee, condensed milk, nutmeg, and orgeat. To booze it up, there’s amaro and cognac.

605 Davis St Ste 400
Austin, TX 78701

9. Prelog's

360 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78701

Ginger-infused bourbon really spices up Prelog’s eggnog cocktail.

360 Nueces St
Austin, TX 78701

10. The Hightower

1209 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702
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The Hightower’s tribute to the ugly sweater is similar to eggnog with egg yolk, cream, rum, rye, and allspice dram.

1209 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702

11. Visconti Ristorante & Bar

Granduca Hotel, Texas

The Hotel Granduca restaurant’s cocktail version of the Italian zabaglione adds in Cynar to the eggnog-like drink.

12. Peché

208 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701
Peche/Official

Peche’s holiday cocktail Christmas Came Early comes with a mulled wine syrup and gin.

208 W 4th St
Austin, TX 78701

13. The Tigress Pub

100 W North Loop Blvd, Austin, TX 78751

Just for Tuesday and Wednesday, The Tigress’ special will be an eggnog cocktail.

100 W North Loop Blvd
Austin, TX 78751

14. JuiceLand

1625 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

Then, if you want a non-alcoholic way to indulge in the season, Juiceland has it covered with the December special smoothie, full of bananas, pecans, nutmeg, and almond milk. Half the profits will go towards My Healing Place, too.

1625 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704

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