Hotel bars serve an important purpose in cities throughout the world, whether it takes the form of dimly-lit boîtes, airy rooftop spaces, lively drinking halls, or low-key cozy pubs. The spaces provide a refuge where travelers can unwind, enjoy a drink and a snack, and gear up for whatever comes next. In Austin, local hotel bars also seek to attract hometown imbibers with fancy cocktails, pretty aesthetics, and welcoming vibes.
With that, here are the best hotel bars in Austin, each with different types of menus and energies, but all with excellent drinks and top-tier service.
For related dining and drinking, check out Eater Austin’s picks for the best hotel restaurants, best private dining room spots, essential cocktail bars, and new cocktail bars.Read More