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The Eater Austin Beer Heatmap, January '15

An updated list on the best places to get beer in Austin.

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Austin takes its beer very seriously, and the ever-growing bar and restaurant scene reflects that obsession. Here's an updated take on the new places that offer the best beers, from Dai Due’s Texas-only list, the coffee and beer combination cafe Stouthaus, and North by North West’s South Austin expansion. If your new favorite watering hole is missing on the list, let us know on the tipline or in the comments below.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. North By Northwest (South)

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5710 W. Slaughter Ln., Bld. D.
Austin, TX

The northern brewery opened a second location in Parkside Village on Slaughter Lane, right near the Alamo Drafthouse, offering beer and food. [Photo: Scott M./Yelp]

2. Taco Flats

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5520 Burnet Rd #101
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 619-9848
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While it’s not the original legendary Taco Flats, the new iteration features a wide selection of beer, available on tap, cans, and bottles. [Photo: Jessica Attie/EATX]

3. Stouthaus Coffee Pub

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4715 S Lamar Blvd
Sunset Valley, TX 78745
(512) 721-0030
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Further South is Stouthaus, another beer/coffee shop that calls itself an “extended living room,” so prepare to drink in comfort.

4. Dai Due Butcher Shop & Supper Club

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2406 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 524-0688
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Dai Due’s beer list reflects the restaurant’s mission for local goods, featuring Texas beers like Live Oak, Real Ale, and Deep Ellum. [Photo: Nadia Chaudhury/EATX]

5. Gardner

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1914 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78762

The vegetable-focused restaurant offers a nice array of beers for dinner and its patio menu. The list includes Texas brews like Jester King, and international ones like Belgium’s Mikkeller. [Photo: Robert J. Lerma/EATX]

6. Radio Coffee & Beer

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4208 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 217-1160
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[Photo: Nicolai McCrary/EATX]

7. Bar 2211

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2211 Webberville Rd
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 699-1830
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This project from the crew behind The Blackheart focuses on canned beers and whiskey. They want to build the city's widest selection of craft canned beers.

8. The Container Bar

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90 Rainey St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 494-4120
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Local and international beers, from Live Oak to Sapporo, in draft, bottles, or cans, are available at the literally-named bar on Rainey Street. [Photo: The Container Bar/Facebook]

9. Blackbird and Henry

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3016 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705

The English pub concept features a weekly Wednesday "curry and pint night" and serves a respectable spread of both local and international beers.

10. Oasis Texas Brewing Company

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6550 Comanche Trail
Austin, TX 78732

Session beers are on tap at this Hill Country brewery overlooking Lake Travis. The tap room’s open from Thursdays to Sundays.

1. North By Northwest (South)

5710 W. Slaughter Ln., Bld. D., Austin, TX

The northern brewery opened a second location in Parkside Village on Slaughter Lane, right near the Alamo Drafthouse, offering beer and food. [Photo: Scott M./Yelp]

5710 W. Slaughter Ln., Bld. D.
Austin, TX

2. Taco Flats

5520 Burnet Rd #101, Austin, TX 78756

While it’s not the original legendary Taco Flats, the new iteration features a wide selection of beer, available on tap, cans, and bottles. [Photo: Jessica Attie/EATX]

5520 Burnet Rd #101
Austin, TX 78756

3. Stouthaus Coffee Pub

4715 S Lamar Blvd, Sunset Valley, TX 78745

Further South is Stouthaus, another beer/coffee shop that calls itself an “extended living room,” so prepare to drink in comfort.

4715 S Lamar Blvd
Sunset Valley, TX 78745

4. Dai Due Butcher Shop & Supper Club

2406 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

Dai Due’s beer list reflects the restaurant’s mission for local goods, featuring Texas beers like Live Oak, Real Ale, and Deep Ellum. [Photo: Nadia Chaudhury/EATX]

2406 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722

5. Gardner

1914 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78762

The vegetable-focused restaurant offers a nice array of beers for dinner and its patio menu. The list includes Texas brews like Jester King, and international ones like Belgium’s Mikkeller. [Photo: Robert J. Lerma/EATX]

1914 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78762

6. Radio Coffee & Beer

4208 Manchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78704
[Photo: Nicolai McCrary/EATX]
4208 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704

7. Bar 2211

2211 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78702

This project from the crew behind The Blackheart focuses on canned beers and whiskey. They want to build the city's widest selection of craft canned beers.

2211 Webberville Rd
Austin, TX 78702

8. The Container Bar

90 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701

Local and international beers, from Live Oak to Sapporo, in draft, bottles, or cans, are available at the literally-named bar on Rainey Street. [Photo: The Container Bar/Facebook]

90 Rainey St
Austin, TX 78701

9. Blackbird and Henry

3016 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705

The English pub concept features a weekly Wednesday "curry and pint night" and serves a respectable spread of both local and international beers.

3016 Guadalupe St
Austin, TX 78705

10. Oasis Texas Brewing Company

6550 Comanche Trail, Austin, TX 78732

Session beers are on tap at this Hill Country brewery overlooking Lake Travis. The tap room’s open from Thursdays to Sundays.

6550 Comanche Trail
Austin, TX 78732

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