The Domain has quickly become one of Austin’s favorite destinations for shopping, dining, and luxury living spaces, but its nightlife scene is truly the cherry on top. Here are some of the best bars at The Domain that are guaranteed to make for a memorable night out.
Wonder Bar: Where Instagram Meets Cocktails
From the moment you step into Wonder Bar, you know that you’re in for a unique and exciting experience. With rotating interactive installations that complement the drinks, Wonder Bar immerses you in a whimsical ambiance that is perfect for taking Instagram-worthy pictures.
Lavaca Street Bar at Rock Rose: Good Drinks, Great Times
Lavaca Street Bar is a beloved local dive that has now expanded to The Domain, bringing its unbeatable vibe with it. While enjoying a specialty cocktail or a beer, make sure to grab some snacks from Flyrite Chicken and settle into the classic sports bar atmosphere.
The Dogwood: Southern Hospitality with a View
The Dogwood boasts two floors of indoor and outdoor spaces, including a rooftop with a stunning view of The Domain. Let the Southern hospitality of this bar make you feel right at home while you enjoy their Hangover Menu (complete with a Texas-Sized Mimosa!) to reset after a wild night out.
77° Rooftop: Party Above the Rest
If you’re looking for a party that rises above the rest, 77° Rooftop is the ultimate destination. This 21+ club spans three stories with dance floors, club vibes, and hookah rentals with an array of flavors. Make sure to refuel with finger foods and tapas after dancing the night away.
Punch Bowl Social: Top Shelf Date Night
Take date night to the next level at Punch Bowl Social with their signature punch bowls and variety of activities, including bowling, arcade games, karaoke, and mini-golf. Plus, capture the memories in their photo booth and indulge in delicious snacks like Sriracha Peanut Dirty Fries and Roasted Chicken Tacos.
Somersault Innovative Cocktails: A Drink to Flip Over
Somersault Innovative Cocktails lives up to its name with a curated selection of inspired drinks that incorporate fresh produce and steampunk additions like absinthe. Don’t miss the edible cocktails that will make your taste buds dance. Just don’t try to do any actual somersaults inside the bar!
Kung Fu Saloon: Experience Neon Nostalgia
Kung Fu Saloon, located on Rock Rose Avenue in The Domain, is the ultimate destination for those seeking a blast from the past. This 80s-themed bar is decked out in neon lights and retro arcade games, with a functioning Zoltar machine adding to the old-school vibe. As you enjoy the night, you’ll be serenaded by karaoke jams that fill the air, making it the perfect spot for those seeking a nostalgic nightlife experience in one of Austin’s most modern areas. And while you’re there, make sure to try their famous Pickle Shots, along with some Cap’n Crunch Fried Pickles with Sriracha ranch – a pickle lover’s dream come true!
Yard House: Beer Lover’s Paradise
For those who love classic rock and craft beers, Yard House, located on Domain Boulevard, is the perfect spot for a night out. With over 80 local and international beers to choose from, you can enjoy your favorite brew while jamming out to classic rock tracks that play in the background. And when you’re feeling peckish, their globally-inspired menu has something for everyone. Don’t forget to check out their enclosed keg room that holds over 3,000 gallons of beer – a sight to behold!
The Park at the Domain: Not Your Average Sports Bar
The Park, located on Domain Drive, is far from your typical sports bar. While they do have high definition TVs for you to catch the game, their menu elevates the typical pub food, offering healthier options like Margherita craft pizza and Corn Flake Chicken Tacos. And if you’re not a sports fan, The Park hosts events like Mutha Effin Bingo and Gong Karaoke, ensuring a good time for all. With daily drink and snack specials, including Sunday brunch, The Park is the perfect spot for those seeking a unique and exciting nightlife experience.
Little Woodrow’s: Dog-Friendly Fun
Little Woodrow’s, located on Tech Ridge Boulevard, is the perfect spot for a fun night out with your furry friend. This dog-friendly sports bar offers daily happy hour specials and is known for hosting Tex-Mex Monday and Tall Beer Tuesday, making it the go-to spot for Austin FC games. The patio is the perfect place for you and your canine companion to kick back and enjoy a cold one, with doggy treats available for your furry friend.