Bucket List: 21 Drinks/Happy Hours To Try When You Are 21

I’ve compiled a list of happy hours and drinks that every Austinite should check out. This list will take you from trendy and new to weird and local. They all bring their own unique flair to Austin. They are in no particular order, all worth a taste.

  1. 1. The Brazos Batini at The Driskill, Austin’s “Official Cocktail”

    The Driskill – The Brazos Batini

  2. 2. Frozen Mimosas at Little Woodrow’s

    Little Woodrow’s – Frozen Mimosa

  3. 3. House infused vodka at icenhauer’s

    icenhauer’s – The Liz
    Photo Credit: Kelsey Orr

  4. 4. Mai Tai at East Side Show Room
  5. 5. Blood Mary/Maria at Second Bar + Kitchen
  6. 6. Champagne Punches at Elizabeth Street Café

    Elizabeth Street Cafe – Champagne Punches

  7. 7. Mexican Martini’s at Trudy’s (they are on special Monday nights)

    Trudy’s – Mexican Martini
    Photo Credit: creativitythroughfood.blogspot.com

  8.  8. Devil’s Bow Tie at Papi Tino’s
  9.  9. Avocado Margarita at Curra’s

    Curra’s – Avocado Margarita
    Photo Credit: Tacotopia.net

  10. 10. Syringe Jello Shots at The Common Interest Karaoke Bar

    Common Interest – Syringe Jello Shots

  11. 11. Death in the Afternoon at Péché
  12. 12. Mango Margarita at Hula Hut
  13. 13. Tropical Sangria at Hotel San José

    Hotel San Jose – Tropical Sangria

  14. 14. The Great Train Wreck at Donn’s Depot
  15. 15. $1.00 Beers at Barton Springs Saloon (Mondays – Lone Star Longnecks, Tuesdays – Miller High Life Longnecks, Wednesdays – Keystone Light)
  16. 16.  $1 Mimosa’s & Frozen Bellini’s at Taverna (served during brunch on Saturday & Sundays)
  17. 17. South Congress Cafe Happy Hour (Monday – Friday 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)

    South Congress Cafe Happy Hour

  18. 18. Drink.Well. Happy Hour  (Thursday-Sunday 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) Their speciality cocktails are on their way to becoming legendary in Austin.

    drink.well. “Dead Man’s Party”

  19. 19. 219 West Happy Hour (Monday – Friday 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Saturdays 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)

    219 West

  20. 20. Jack Allen’s Kitchen Happy Hour You can make a meal out of their 1/2 price appetizers. You must try their house-made guacamole. (Monday – Friday 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
  21. 21. Weather Up. 1808 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, Texas 78702 They are so good they don’t even need a website. 

    Weather Up
    Photo Credit: dishblogger.com


Want to try one of these places on us? Like, share, or give us your opinion of this Bucket List and you will be entered to win a $25.00 gift certificate. Winner will be announced Tuesday, July 31st.