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Warm Up at These Hot Cocktail Destinations in Austin

Hot toddies, spiked hot chocolates, and boozy hot ciders from the city’s best bars and restaurants

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Austin does occasionally encounter cold fronts and freezing rain, so it’s best to warm up with a hot cocktail. The possibilities are wonderful, with comforting toasty drinks like hot toddies, spiked chocolates, hot buttered rums, and more.

For more seasonal bites and drinks, there are maps to the best hot chocolates, as well as the cocktail heatmap and essential bars map.

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Lala's Little Nugget

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It makes sense that the Christmas-forever Crestview bar has a hot cocktail on its menu, the boozy hot chocolates. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in services.

The Roosevelt Room

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Among the downtown bar’s lengthy menu is the hot Blue Blazar cocktail, available with your choice of base spirit mixed with hot water, a gingersnap syrup, a lemon peel, and grated nutmeg. It’s available for indoor dine-in services.

The Cavalier

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The East Austin bar’s winter warmers section includes a bourbon hot toddy with fig syrup and a hot cider with Fairweather’s dry cider and rum. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

The Liberty

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Find all sorts of hot cocktails at the East Sixth bar, including hot toddies. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Yellow Jacket Social Club

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The East Austin bar’s Hot Tipples menu includes warming boozy drinks such as hot toddies, spiced apple ciders, Irish coffees, and spiked hot chocolates. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

The Stay Put

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The Rainey Street brewery’s hot drinks menu includes mulled wine, Irish coffees, and hot toddies. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Sunny's Backyard

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The East Austin vegan bar’s menu includes several hot cocktails, including a bunch of toddies, such as the classic with earl grey tea and whiskey; another with scotch and camomile tea, a mezcal version, and a chai and oat milk one. There’s also boozy hot chocolates with bourbon. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Gibson Street Bar

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There are hot toddies, boozy hot chocolates, and spiked hot ciders available at the South Lamar bar. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Kelly’s Irish Pub

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The Dawson Irish bar naturally has an Irish coffee with whiskey. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Radio Coffee & Beer

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The South Austin coffee bar with two locations — this in the South Lamar neighborhood and the other in McKinney — is serving up a classic hot toddy. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden

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The espresso and coffee drinks at the South Austin cafe can be spiked with shots. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Meanwhile Brewing

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The McKinney brewery’s taproom is serving up amaro hot toddies, and mulled wine,. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Armadillo Den

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The far south Austin bar’s hot cocktails include the Lost Toddy with whiskey; the Cinnamon Toast Crunch hot chocolate with a bunch of spirits; an Irish coffee; and choose-your-own-booze hot cider. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in services.

Drinks Backyard

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The new Pilot Knob bar from the Drinks Lounge team includes boozy hot drinks. Find similar options at their other bars (Drinks Lounge on East Cesar Chavez and Little Drinks on South Congress). There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Lala's Little Nugget

It makes sense that the Christmas-forever Crestview bar has a hot cocktail on its menu, the boozy hot chocolates. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in services.

The Roosevelt Room

Among the downtown bar’s lengthy menu is the hot Blue Blazar cocktail, available with your choice of base spirit mixed with hot water, a gingersnap syrup, a lemon peel, and grated nutmeg. It’s available for indoor dine-in services.

The Cavalier

The East Austin bar’s winter warmers section includes a bourbon hot toddy with fig syrup and a hot cider with Fairweather’s dry cider and rum. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

The Liberty

Find all sorts of hot cocktails at the East Sixth bar, including hot toddies. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Yellow Jacket Social Club

The East Austin bar’s Hot Tipples menu includes warming boozy drinks such as hot toddies, spiced apple ciders, Irish coffees, and spiked hot chocolates. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

The Stay Put

The Rainey Street brewery’s hot drinks menu includes mulled wine, Irish coffees, and hot toddies. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Sunny's Backyard

The East Austin vegan bar’s menu includes several hot cocktails, including a bunch of toddies, such as the classic with earl grey tea and whiskey; another with scotch and camomile tea, a mezcal version, and a chai and oat milk one. There’s also boozy hot chocolates with bourbon. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Gibson Street Bar

There are hot toddies, boozy hot chocolates, and spiked hot ciders available at the South Lamar bar. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Kelly’s Irish Pub

The Dawson Irish bar naturally has an Irish coffee with whiskey. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Radio Coffee & Beer

The South Austin coffee bar with two locations — this in the South Lamar neighborhood and the other in McKinney — is serving up a classic hot toddy. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden

The espresso and coffee drinks at the South Austin cafe can be spiked with shots. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Meanwhile Brewing

The McKinney brewery’s taproom is serving up amaro hot toddies, and mulled wine,. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

Armadillo Den

The far south Austin bar’s hot cocktails include the Lost Toddy with whiskey; the Cinnamon Toast Crunch hot chocolate with a bunch of spirits; an Irish coffee; and choose-your-own-booze hot cider. There are indoor and outdoor dine-in services.

Drinks Backyard

The new Pilot Knob bar from the Drinks Lounge team includes boozy hot drinks. Find similar options at their other bars (Drinks Lounge on East Cesar Chavez and Little Drinks on South Congress). There are indoor and outdoor dine-in areas.

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