Located on the 5th floor of the Austin Proper Hotel, La Piscina is a poolside restaurant and bar serving Texas-inspired Mexican cuisine. It overlooks Downtown Austin and has family-style platters, ceviches, and table-top sizzling fajitas—with fresh seafood grilled over a wood fire and house-made tortillas. The bar has a selection of frozen margaritas, native Mexican spirits, small-batch tequila and mezcal, and outdoor-friendly snacks.

Their happy hour specials include $2 off all alcoholic drinks and 25% off this whole menu.

When: Monday–Friday

Time: 4–6 p.m.

Austin Proper Hotel
600 W 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701

In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. So on January 1, 2010, she made a New Year’s resolution to write about one thing to do each day in her beloved city of Austin, Texas. And thus, 365 Things Austin was born.