This sand volleyball spot off Barton Springs is an ideal place to hang with your friends on a sunny day. Volleyball is the focus here, but if your last attempt at organized sports ended in double iced knees, there’s plenty of food, alcohol, and chairs to sit in while you watch other people throw balls over a net - especially since the games are usually fairly competitive and fun to watch.
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There aren't a lot of places in Austin that have bottle service, so if you're looking for that kind of night, head to The Ranch on West 6th.
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Spider House Patio Bar & Cafe
Spider House is many things - bar, coffee shop, music venue, beer garden - all in one, and it's one of the greatest places to kill time in Austin.
Ah Sing Den
Ah Sing Den is a cocktail bar on East Sixth that’s named after a famous London opium den. Come here for cocktails, or to eat Asian bar food until 2am.
Draught House Pub & Brewery
With its excellent tap selection and huge outdoor space, Draught House is where you want to have your next day drinking outing.
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Lin Asian Bar + Dim Sum
Lin Asian Bar is a new spot from a Wu Chow chef in Clarksville - head here for the soup dumplings and other dim sum dishes in a bright space.
The Liberty on East Sixth is half-dive bar, half-beer garden with an East Side King food truck parked out back.
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