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Speakeasy

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Address: 412 Congress Ave Ste D, Austin, TX 78701-4031
Phone Number:
+1 512-476-8086
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 02:00
Tue - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 19:00 - 02:00

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Went for a beer on a Tuesday

Really nice terrace upstairs, went for a beer, live music and exceptional terrace. It was empty but we enjoyed it a lot! Great views, open air terrace. Will go back for sure!

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dreea
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Luxembourg
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Luxembourg
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice terrace upstairs, went for a beer, live music and exceptional terrace. It was empty but we enjoyed it a lot! Great views, open air terrace. Will go back for sure!

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Thank Dreea
Salem, Massachusetts
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606 reviews
141 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were up on the roof in more wind than desirable. The bartenders were good, the seating was comfy (luckily we were there early), and most of all the drinks were good.

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Thank abecedarius
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bouncer lost his mind and started fighting people for no reason. He ended up dislocating one of my friends knees, threw another one over a car, and threw me into the side of a dumpster for absolutely no reason. Scary place with scary workers. Avoid at all costs

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Thank SV1995
McKinney, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this venue for a company event. Great place to hold an event...lots of room between the 3 levels! Fun place with two vintage bowling lanes, shuffle board, and darts. Upstairs was a great view of Congress Ave, and a nice place to sit and visit. The music was great--both the full band and the acoustic set on the... More 

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Thank jlcompton44
Budapest, Hungary
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173 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very hip bar. They have action on multiple stories. Including the magnificent rooftop bar. Okay it can get windy but the view and feeling is awesome. I presume entrance fee depends on the concert. Locals told us this is a hot place for shows. The band we saw was professional as hell. They have open mic nights... More 

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Thank AdamAntal
Austin, TX
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151 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good views from the rooftop patio, although feels a lot more closed in than it used to. Service was also pretty good, but the olives that came with the martini's were the worst olives I have ever tasted. This experience literally left a bad taste in my mouth.

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Thank SpanningTheGlobe
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here during a happy hour bar hop on Friday night. sign out front on sidewalk stated happy hour until 8 PM. instant draw into the place. Venue was quiet at 6:20...went upstairs to the 59 bar and asked bartender apt the happy hour only to be informed by him that happy hour was only from M-Th. No kidding?!?!... More 

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Thank The_Traveling_Harry
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Good venue but don’t go bowling and they unfairly charge you $5 for entry. The place was pretty much empty when we walked in and never got busy so bit surprising that they charged for entry. We were told that the bowling lane was old when we paid to bowl for 30 mins but we weren’t expecting it to be... More 

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Thank Lawrence G
Austin, Texas
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153 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We were in the back room on the lower level and it was really nice. Room was a nice size and the bar was set up in a nice area. Room to dance and just have fun. Will definitely irritated visit again. Didn't get to see the bowling alley that's above. Heard it's nice though.

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Thank JSLoveis13
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Different levels with different music playing. Great atmosphere. Good drinks. Friendly staff. Can get really really loud. Would come again.

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Thank Sandra L

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