Indie East Austin
Domy Books is one of Indie East Austin.

1. Domy Books

913 E Cesar Chavez St (San Marcos St.), Austin, TX
Bookstore · 6 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Domy isn’t your typical bookstore. While there is no real order to the collection of books, zines and more, it’s a great place to find rarities, an unusual comic or a creative piece of art. Read more.

Progress Coffee is one of Indie East Austin.

2. Progress Coffee

500 San Marcos St #105 (at E 5th St), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · 75 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Situated in the 501 Studios, Progress Coffee serves up organic, fair-trade coffee and foods. You’ll spot many of East Austin’s creatives hacking away on laptops and sipping a cup of joe.

Rio Rita is one of Indie East Austin.

3. Rio Rita

1308 E 6th St (at Navasota St), Austin, TX
Bar · 104 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Coffeehouse by day and moody lounge by night, Rio Rita has a jukebox filled with ’80s hipster hits, comfy couches and Wi-Fi. We recommend the Bloody Mary with one of the infused vodkas.

Juan in a Million is one of Indie East Austin.

4. Juan in a Million

8.9
2300 E Cesar Chavez St (Mildred St.), Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · 219 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Juan in a Million is an East Austin staple, having opened its doors more than 30 years ago. It's packed during lunch and on the weekends, but their breakfast taco called the Don Juan is worth it. Read more.

501 Studios is one of Indie East Austin.

5. 501 Studios

501 Brushy, Austin, TX
Nightclub · 2 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: It doesn’t look like much from the outside, but step inside and you'll see it’s home to about 60 small businesses — including a coffeehouse, hair salon, tattoo parlor and more. Read more.

HOPE Farmers Market is one of Indie East Austin.

6. HOPE Farmers Market

7.9
412 Comal St (5th St), Austin, TX
Farmers Market · Plaza Saltillo · 17 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: This Sunday farmers market that features farm-fresh produce, artisan foods and more. Get some stretching in with Empower Yoga before you pick up groceries, browse the art and take in some music. Read more.

Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive In is one of Indie East Austin.

7. Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive In

1001 E 6th St., Austin, TX
Movie Theater · 5 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: The Blue Starlite drive-in is a throwback to days when families would load up the car and watch a movie on a big projection screen from the comfort of their car seats. Read more.

The Liberty is one of Indie East Austin.

8. The Liberty

9.0
1618 1/2 E 6th St, Austin, TX
Dive Bar · 69 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Liberty is perfect for dreary, rainy nights, when it evokes a basement, thanks to the enveloping darkness. Easy to get to, easy to park, easy to say “Hey, I just want a drink real quick-like.” Read more.

The Brixton is one of Indie East Austin.

9. The Brixton

6.9
1412 E 6th St (at Onion St), Austin, TX
Dive Bar · 47 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: A dive bar inspired by the Clash? It’s probably the only place of its kind you’ll find outside of the U.K. The jukebox is an ’80s punk’s dream.

Shangri-La is one of Indie East Austin.

10. Shangri-La

8.4
1016 E 6th St (at Medina St), Austin, TX
Bar · 63 tips and reviews

Austin 360Austin 360: Perhaps it is the giant patio, the ’90s arcade games or the big selection of bottled beers and drinks, or that Shangri-La is one of the first bars you see on East Sixth keeps locals coming back.