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Bar 96

Bar 96

Sports Bar and Bar$$$$
Downtown Austin, Austin
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  • Liz K.
    "... jenga, dominoes, and corn hole!!"(6 Tips)
    Max M.
    "Find the giant Jenga set"(3 Tips)
    Kyle B.
    "Rainey Street's sports bar entry is not your typical,..."(2 Tips)
    Half Past Now
    "backyard area to play games and has a food trailer"(2 Tips)
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  • Samantha S.
    Samantha SmithMarch 24
    Been here 10+ times
    Froze in the summer is a must. Only place to watch sports on Rainey. Patio has cornholl and a taco truck
  • Kelly B.
    Kelly BeskinJuly 22, 2016
    The cocktails are amazing!
  • Robyn C.
    Robyn CronkhiteApril 25, 2016
    Awesome patio at this casual spot. They have some cocktail options available- my group tried the Spicy Lemonade and liked it
  • Chase G.
    Chase GrayNovember 2, 2015
    Corn hole in the backyard.
  • Abby S.
    Abby SmithAugust 15, 2015
    Doorman was super helpful about giving us a few local options/places to go and the food truck in the back was good! Great place!
  • Devery F.
    Devery FranklinJuly 17, 2015
    Best old fashion be had ask for the secret stash. Ask for Boca
  • loren g.
    loren grayJune 16, 2015
    Nice local bar tap
  • Daniel M.
    Daniel McDonoughMay 2, 2015
    Cornhole in the back. Lots of tvs. Good spot to watch sports. Pearls on tap.
  • carrie k.
    carrie kissellApril 11, 2015
    that taco truck tho
  • Rob Z.
    Rob ZaleskiMarch 28, 2015
    Plenty of room out back, with cornhole set up to play.
  • Drew T.
    Drew TysonMarch 20, 2015
    go outside and get some bomb tacos
  • Paul C.
    Paul CanterburyMarch 19, 2015
    Good party place!
  • Abner A.
    Abner AcevesFebruary 15, 2015
    Awesome backyard space. Ask for bags at the bar and give the bartender your ID to play cornhole/bags for free outside!
  • Josh A.
    Josh AJanuary 1, 2015
    Nothing exceptional but solid spot. Try to get the washer on the hook. Play a round of cornhole. Have a beer. Move on down the street.
  • Tiffany H.
    Tiffany HanOctober 26, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Bloody Mary here is my favorite.
  • April B.
    April BennettOctober 19, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Clean restrooms. Bomb taco truck. Watching football.
  • Vi T.
    Vi TranSeptember 11, 2014
    Chill with mostly IPAs on tap.
  • Piyush A.
    Piyush AgrawalJuly 12, 2014
    Awful place to eat ..
  • Jeff W.
    Jeff WeinsteinMarch 26, 2014
    Go on a beautiful day and sit in the back of the house. Great place to chill with friends or play some games.
  • Nicole T.
    Nicole TothMarch 23, 2014
    The bar is fantastic with great beers on tap&a good deck atmosphere. The foodtruck out back left a lot to be desired,barbacoa tacos-on grocerystore flour tortillas& meat tasted days old/microwaved.
  • Victoria G.
    Victoria GallenJanuary 28, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Only place on Rainey that's open between 2:00 and 4:00 PM for your snow day needs.
  • Lee M.
    Lee McNielJanuary 19, 2014
    Do not order mix drinks here. They skimp you on the liquor and the bartender gets upsets if you complain.
  • David
    DavidNovember 18, 2013
    Always fun
  • Brett B.
    Brett BendeleOctober 26, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    The bouncers at this establishment are completely unprofessional.
  • Jenn M.
    Jenn MorrisseyOctober 9, 2013
    The grapefruit shandy is tasty tasty!
  • mike v.
    mike v.September 21, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Great place for watching Gator games with the cool gators.
  • Dave B.
    Dave BainSeptember 20, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    worst food truck ever. 3rd time eat here and food is gross. especially the buffalo wings YUCK
  • Araceli
    AraceliSeptember 1, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Friendly staff and fun bar to watch games...pet friendly.
  • Cody Y.
    Cody YongJuly 5, 2013
    Extra douchey bartender.
  • Mikey
    MikeyMay 19, 2013
    Food truck in the back is not that good.
  • Jesse R.
    Jesse ReillyMay 15, 2013
    Fireball shots, ... cuz we scored, that's why.
  • Richard C.
    Richard ClintonMay 15, 2013
    Ask for Chris or Eddie they are great bartenders!
  • Emily M.
    Emily MurphyMay 9, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Awesome drinks awesome staff
  • Emily M.
    Emily MurphyApril 19, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Nice staff and good drinks
  • Half Past Now
    Half Past NowMarch 13, 2013
    Great place to relax, has a backyard area to play games and has a food trailer for late night munchies! Check out halfpastnow.com for more places to hit
  • Aimee W.
    Aimee WoodallMarch 12, 2013
    Great place to grab drinks at #sxsw. Band lineup may surprise you & the Bloody Marys are shazam.
  • Emily M.
    Emily MurphyMarch 12, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Friendly bar staff at bar
  • Todd M.
    Todd McMarch 11, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Wifi pasword is 'raineystreet' [3/10/13]
  • Michael P.
    Michael PraetoriusMarch 10, 2013
    try to find me!
  • Pinyo™
    Pinyo™February 23, 2013
    http://schedule.sxsw.com/?lsort=venue_all_days&venue=Bar+96
  • Ashlie K.
    Ashlie KettemanFebruary 16, 2013
    Ask for Anne! She's the BEST!
  • Jim R.
    Jim RussellNovember 11, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    They serve drinks and shit here.
  • Vinyl M.
    Vinyl ManoharSeptember 30, 2012
    Great service, good food and lots of tvs!
  • Joshua G.
    Joshua GarzaSeptember 14, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Order your drinks with LG! Can't go wrong w their or Lustre Pearls food trailer. The guy from Lustre will bring your food across the street.
  • Josh T.
    Josh ThompsonJuly 21, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Possibly one of the nicest bathrooms at any bar I've been to.
  • Kumar J.
    Kumar JJune 2, 2012
    Frozen mojoto is worthwhile. Patio is better!
  • Christopher W.
    Christopher WMay 26, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Ask for a CDUB, best drink ever.
  • Do512
    Do512April 2, 2012
    Can't say no to games, games, and more games! Oh, and their frozen mojitos are perfect for the recent hot weather!
  • Brian D.
    Brian DeFreesMarch 13, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    $2 Pearl All Day. Everyday.
  • Kyle B.
    Kyle BunchMarch 7, 2012
    Rainey Street's sports bar entry is not your typical, obnoxiously fratty place to watch the game with a beer.
  • April B.
    April BennettFebruary 26, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Giant Jenga!
  • Max M.
    Max MullenJanuary 21, 2012
    Find the giant Jenga set
  • Kristen H.
    Kristen HulsJanuary 20, 2012
    More character than 6th st. Very cool cluster of renovated houses turned bars
  • Toby B.
    Toby BoydJanuary 10, 2012
    Check out the brisket sandwich from the trailer. It's double trouble bbq's brisket and it's pretty awesome!
  • Samantha S.
    Samantha SanchezNovember 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Awesome atmosphere and they have a photobooth!
  • Antonio C.
    Antonio Caridad HidalgoNovember 6, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    great place to chill out, play outdoor games and watch football
  • Thrillist
    ThrillistOctober 12, 2011
    96 is a renovated one-room Rainey Street home outfitted to be the hood's first sports-friendly thirst quencher, with two flat-screens above the jade-colored bar and another pair on the stained patio. Read more
  • Bijoy G.
    Bijoy GoswamiSeptember 22, 2011
    Get some great Senegalese food from Cazamance, now parked at the back patio
  • Trevor M.
    Trevor MccurrySeptember 10, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    In Austin from out of town? Make this one of your top stops.
  • Edmarc H.
    Edmarc HedrickAugust 21, 2011
    Try the frozen mojitos or drink as many $2 Pearl beers as you can. Grab a large group of friends and go around back to the patio. Touch the fake grass. It's soft!
  • Matthew G.
    Matthew G.August 14, 2011
    Lots of games and a Photo booth.
  • Kevin H.
    Kevin HatlineJuly 24, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    My new favorite bar. Washers and bags out back.
  • CultureMap Austin
    CultureMap AustinJune 29, 2011
    Happy hour runs Mon - Fri from 2 - 7pm, but the weekend starts at 11 - 7pm and includes cocktails as well.
  • Liz K.
    Liz KelleyJune 17, 2011
    Go here to play games during the day... Can't beat big jenga, dominoes, and corn hole!!
  • Regina C.
    Great place! Really enjoyed stumbling onto the place!
  • Brendan C.
    Brendan CrouchApril 23, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    They have a daily print out of all the games and channels going on. Feel free to ask for it.
  • Raychelle
    RaychelleDecember 31, 2010
    East Side King in the back is a must!
  • Mazda
    MazdaOctober 30, 2010
    Quite simply, the coolest sports bar that you will ever visit. Check out the great food truck in the back!
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