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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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The White Horse

Live country music is served up in this hip, upbeat, sprawling honky-tonk with a taco truck outside.

500 Comal St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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Casino South Side

A retro-style bar known for its jukebox & 1960s decor, with billiards, skeeball & other games.

1502 W Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78704, USA
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Saxon Pub

Popular concert space with free weekday happy hour shows, a listening room & an intimate atmosphere.

1320 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704, USA
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Donn’s Depot

Piano bar with live music, 2 dance floors & a diverse crowd, set in old rail cars & a former depot.

1600 W 5th St, Austin, TX 78703, USA
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Draught House Pub & Brewery

This hip brewpub’s vast craft-beer menu includes a few made on-site, plus food-truck grub outside.

4112 Medical Pkwy, Austin, TX 78756, USA
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qui

Funky-chic spot for global fusion fare & cocktails in a modern setting with an airy feel.

1600 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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East Side King

Chef Paul Qui’s food truck behind Liberty Bar dispensing late-night snacks of Asian fusion fare.

1618 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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Midnight Cowboy

Intimate reservations-only lounge known for its hip speakeasy vibe & old-school cocktail menu.

313 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Lala’s Little Nugget

Strip-mall tavern with year-round holiday decor, an old-school jukebox, cash-only drinks & games.

2207 Justin Ln, Austin, TX 78757, USA
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Valhalla

Laid-back drinking den featuring pool tables, arcade games, a jukebox & vinyl records on the walls.

710 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Parkside

Known for its small plates & extensive drink menu in a setting that’s upscale for 6th Street.

301 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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The Grand

You’ll find pool, photo booth, darts, foosball, pinball, booze, food and good times at this billiard’s room.

4631 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78751, USA
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Yellow Jacket Social Club

Cozy watering hole known for its global nibbles, dog-friendly patio & recycled wood & stone decor.

1704 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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Cedar Door

A pub menu with all-natural meats, a large beer selection & the signature martini plus a large deck.

201 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Cheer Up Charlies

Sizable gay bar offering a lodge-like indoor space, outdoor music, drinks, drag shows & more.

900 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Oilcan Harry’s

Boisterous, spacious gay dance club with theme nights & a weekly late-night drag show, plus a patio.

211 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Side Bar

No-nonsense beer-focused hangout with a jukebox, billiards & a popular back patio.

602 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Rio Rita

Hip cafe & nighttime lounge with mismatched furniture serving globally inspired fare & craft drinks.

1308 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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Sahara Lounge

Laid-back live music venue with an African twist featuring an eclectic lineup & signature cocktails.

1413 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78721, USA
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King Bee

Bar in an old-school club space with vintage details, plus original cocktails & housemade pizza.

1906 E 12th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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The Wheel

“It’s like Cheers without sad men sitting between you and the bartender. Many viable ways to get sauced at The Wheel. I can honestly say I’ve had most of the menu.”  — Walker Lukens

1902 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd B, Austin, TX 78702
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Ego’s

Karaoke rules at this basic bar & pool venue, which hosts nightly sessions & national tournaments.

510 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704, USA
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Weather Up

“Weather Up, because of its quaint and elegant back patio, and it’s intimate indoor bar decorated in gem stones and copper. They always have unique cocktails with a bit of a ‘kick’ to them, and the food is glorious.”  —  Shy Beast

1808 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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Wright Bros. Brew and Brew

“It’s a full espresso bar with 39 rotating taps of craft beer and cider. Some of my friends work there and it’s a frequent hang spot at all hours of the day. Soy Latte for me!”  —  Shy Beast

500 San Marcos St #105, Austin, TX 78702
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Hopfields

“My wife and I really like this pub called Hopfields. They have a big selection of craft beers and a cozy atmosphere. Order-wise, I try to switch things up each time, but can’t go wrong with a good IPA.”  —  Austin Basham

3110 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705, USA
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Ginny’s Little Longhorn Saloon

This classic honky-tonk draws crowds with cold beer, live music & famous bingo games on Sundays.

5434 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756, United States
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Kitty Cohen’s

Retro bar offering specialty drinks and punches, plus a spacious yard with shaded poolside seating.

2211 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78702, United States
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Iron Bear

Lively LGBT-friendly hangout offering DJ parties, pool, karaoke & daily happy hour.

121 W 8th St, Austin, TX 78701, USA
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Homespun Kitchen and Bar

“Homespun has some great craft cocktails to whet your old whistler. Get an old fashioned. Then order a chicken fried steak that will fill your plate and then some.”  —  Israel Nash

131 E Mercer St, Dripping Springs, TX 78620, USA
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Latchkey

“Best Lone Star in town.”  —  Bee Caves

1308 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702, USA
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