The Driskill Bar is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

1. The Driskill Bar

604 Brazos St (6th St), Austin, TX
Hotel Bar · Downtown Austin · 111 tips and reviews

elizabeth S.elizabeth Scott: Great bar, friendly folks, fancy vibe.

Social N.Social News Network: This is one of the classiest bars in Austin. Go during happy hour for cheap appetizers and drinks, otherwise expect to pay a little extra for the nice atmosphere!

Cindy F.Cindy Friis: Nice relaxing swanky bar!

Lambert's Downtown BBQ is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

2. Lambert's Downtown BBQ

401 W 2nd St (at Guadalupe St), Austin, TX
BBQ Joint · Downtown Austin · 293 tips and reviews

Mark B.Mark Boscariol: Great BBQ joint, Upscale but not too upscale. Had the smoked quail and our table shared the charcuterie plate, grits and mac 'n cheese. Everything we tried was great

Henry C.Henry Cadena: Loved this spot. Classy BBQ, without the sacrifice of good Texas BBQ. Awesome unique menu items. Definitely a must if in ATX

National Geographic Traveller (UK)National Geographic Traveller (UK): Offers a classier bistro-style take on the ubiquitous barbecued meats, and boy does it do a good job, with wonderfully complex flavours and live music upstairs most nights Read more.

The Driskill is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

3. The Driskill

604 Brazos Street, Austin, TX
Hotel · Downtown Austin · 170 tips and reviews

Lola C.Lola Chickenpant: The classiest happy hour in Austin. Awesome.

Sarah L.Sarah Lishin: Fancy schamancy!

Kelly B.Kelly Briley: Cozy and classy, but probably best to avoid on a weekend night if you want to get s spot to sit.

The Domain is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

4. The Domain

11410 Century Oaks Terrace (Palm Way), Austin, TX
Shopping Mall · North Burnet · 75 tips and reviews

VoniaVonia: I prefer the less upscale areas in Austin, but nice to walk around, especially during The Christmas Holidays.

Liz H.Liz Hall: Austin's upscale outdoor mall with every kind of name brand you can think of including a Tesla dealership, Louis Vuitton, and Burberry!

Angela S.Angela Skees: For dfw people: it's like the galleria and mocking bird station had a baby. High end shops in an open air walking setting. Lovely. Parking garages have a 7ft height limit, FYI.

Truluck's Seafood Steak & Crab is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

5. Truluck's Seafood Steak & Crab

400 Colorado St (at 4th St.), Austin, TX
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown Austin · 45 tips and reviews

Brian F.Brian Fleenor: This is a fine restaurant but it is Austin so service is "whatever" so ask for a proven server. Ours this evening is Steven and he's doing a fine job of it.

Damian B.Damian Bayona: The crab reigns supreme here. Great ambience and live music. A upscale approach to downtown Austin

Jennifer R.Jennifer Ruiz: Upscale restaurant with an awesome happy hour daily from 4:30-7pm. Half price apps, cocktails and wine - such a great deal!

Fonda San Miguel is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

6. Fonda San Miguel

2330 W North Loop Blvd (at Hancock Dr.), Austin, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Allandale · 72 tips and reviews

EaterEater: This Austin fine dining classic was the first to offer interior-style Mexican food in Austin. Their mole is some of Austin's best, and their dining room is charming and playful. [Eater 38 Member]

Austin ChronicleAustin Chronicle: Three decades serving Interior Mexican cuisine (cochinita pibil, pescado veracruzano) surrounded by vibrant art and an organic garden makes this fine dining spot one of the loveliest anywhere.

Liz H.Liz Hall: Best authentic interior Mexico cuisine in Austin plus a classy yet casual ambiance!

Soto Japanese Cuisine is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

7. Soto Japanese Cuisine

11066 Pecan Park Blvd Suite 404, Austin, TX
Sushi Restaurant · 52 tips and reviews

Sal H.Sal H: Fine dining with amazing service and quality. Purposed to my future wife had a night to remember thanks to Soto. 😄💍👍💏 Greatest food I ever tasted.

Benjamin A.Benjamin Arnold: The lunch options were amazing. Great if you're looking for a cheap date the feels like a fancy dinner or a business lunch.

Emily W.Emily Watts: It's all so good! Went for lunch and it wasn't too bad. $60 for two people but we ordered a bento box, an appetizer, and 5 sushi rolls. The Philly Roll was the best I've ever had. Great service too.

Barcelona is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

8. Barcelona

209 E 6th St (at Brazos), Austin, TX
Nightclub · Downtown Austin · 38 tips and reviews

Sean M.Sean Mcseansean: Sundays for Mad Classy are super rad: great sound and great vibes, plus some pretty awesome guests.

Jaysyn L.Jaysyn Longoria: Mad Classy Sundays are by far one of the sickest nights in Tx in the last 10 years. Great Dj's,great soundsystem and great times. Lots of guest dj's rollin' through here as well.

Lulu B.Lulu Browne: Mad Classy Sundays (AKA Church) Worship the bass.

Perry's Steakhouse is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

9. Perry's Steakhouse

114 W 7th St (at Colorado St), Austin, TX
Steakhouse · Downtown Austin · 101 tips and reviews

Jay H.Jay Hartwig: Fancy place! I'll have a beer.

ShadiShadi: Located in an old safe /bank which is fantastic. Food is good. Not the best in town but if you want to have a fancy evening this is the place.

Kristina B.Kristina Burns: I had the Chef special side dish, which was the lobster Mac and cheese... absolutely delicious! Definitely try it if it's on the menu!

Enoteca Vespaio is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

10. Enoteca Vespaio

1610 S Congress Ave (at W Milton St.), Austin, TX
Italian Restaurant · Bouldin Creek · 74 tips and reviews

Cara P.Cara Parnell: I have never been disappointed with this place. Love the atmosphere and all the food. Classy on a moderate budget. (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more.

Kyle B.Kyle Bunch: Two great Italian restaurants on South Congress. 'Enoteca is a great lowkey option, Vespaio is its upscale sister.

Kyle B.Kyle Bunch: Two great Italian restaurants on South Congress. Enoteca is a great lowkey option, Vespaio is its upscale sister.

Midnight Cowboy is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

11. Midnight Cowboy

313 E 6th St, Austin, TX
Speakeasy · Downtown Austin · 65 tips and reviews

Men's Health MagMen's Health Mag: Located in a former message parlor of ill repute, this fancy drink mecca makes seasonal cocktails and has big leather booths perfect for settling into for an hour—or three. Read more.

Jesse N.Jesse Newland: Classy craft cocktails in a speakeasy setting.

Paul L.Paul Lorsbach: Some of the best cocktails I've had. Plenty of unique off menu options if you ask.

The Townsend is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

12. The Townsend

718 Congress Ave Ste 100 (8th St), Austin, TX
Lounge · Downtown Austin · 10 tips and reviews

Aaron J.Aaron Jones: Downtown ATX should be this classy. Take a hint.

Destiny S.Destiny Smith: Creative and tasty cocktails. Great ambiance. But most importantly really amazing staff. Jeff was a lifesaver with the fun drinks as well as making sure the environment was safe for everyone.

The TownsendThe Townsend: Opening Spring 2015, follow updates on Facebook! Read more.

Fixe Austin is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

13. Fixe Austin

500 W 5th St, Austin, TX
Restaurant · Downtown Austin · 34 tips and reviews

Matt F.Matt Ferrari: Best restaurant I've eaten at to date in Austin. Upscale Southern comfort food with amazing bourbon selection. Ask for bacon in your bourbon here!

Craig C.Craig Cain: Biscuits are fab. We had carnivore grits, yum. 12 oz ribeye oh yes. Charred broccoli relish. First timer, will be back. Service friendly, and competent, what a concept!

Jim T.Jim Taylor: Modern twist on Southern classics. You gotta order the potato salad. Went here on recommendation from Supper:

Eddie V's Prime Seafood is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

14. Eddie V's Prime Seafood

9400B Arboretum Blvd, Austin, TX
Seafood Restaurant · 33 tips and reviews

gregg e.gregg early: Nice upscale place with a good bar scene. Great ribeye and non-traditional but very good crab cake.

Kelsey D.Kelsey D: Lobster tacos and truffled mac and cheese are all you need in life

Sam D.Sam D: The tuna tartare is amazing and flavored with a very fragrant sesame oil

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in Austin.

15. Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

11600 Century Oaks Ter (The Domain), Austin, TX
Steakhouse · North Burnet · 30 tips and reviews

Megan F.Megan Fernandez: The WORST high end restaurant I have EVER been to! The food was sub par. Server treated us like we were high school kids that didn't know what we were doing. The dessert was ill prepared. Never again.

Josh A.Josh A: Delicious steaks and high end service. Menu is a bit limited beyond that but what were you expecting?

Vicki H.Vicki Henry: Dared to try tenderloin carpaccio at Ali's suggestion and it was divine. Almond coconut shrimp were also heavenly.