Bar 96

Bar 96

96 Rainey St (at Driskill St.), Austin, TX 78701, United States
Hours:
Open until 2:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 2:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 11:00 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Happy Hour
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
7.9/10

Based on 238 votes

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  • Jenga
  • rainey street
  • frozen mojito
  • food trailer
  • cornhole
  • outdoor seating
  • casual
  • happy hour
  • beer
  • good for a late night
  • bloody marys
  • trendy
  • tacos
  • great value
  • TVs
  • full bar
  • Fireball Whisky
  • brisket sandwich
  • Pabst Blue Ribbon
  • wifi
  • Rob Z.

    Plenty of room out back, with cornhole set up to play.

    Rob Zaleski · 3 days ago
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  • Drew T.

    go outside and get some bomb tacos

    Drew Tyson · 1 week ago
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  • Paul C.

    Good party place!

    Paul Canterbury · 1 week ago
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  • Abner A.

    Awesome backyard space. Ask for bags at the bar and give the bartender your ID to play cornhole/bags for free outside!

    Abner Aceves · February 15
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  • Josh A.

    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.

    Josh A · January 1
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  • Tiffany H.

    Bloody Mary here is my favorite.

    Tiffany Han · October 26, 2014
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  • April B.

    Clean restrooms. Bomb taco truck. Watching football.

    April Bennett · October 19, 2014
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  • Vi T.

    Chill with mostly IPAs on tap.

    Vi Tran · September 11, 2014
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  • Piyush A.

    Awful place to eat ..

    Piyush Agrawal · July 12, 2014
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  • Jeff W.

    Go on a beautiful day and sit in the back of the house. Great place to chill with friends or play some games.

    Jeff Weinstein · March 26, 2014
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  • Nicole T.

    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.

    Nicole Toth · March 23, 2014
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  • Victoria G.

    Only place on Rainey that's open between 2:00 and 4:00 PM for your snow day needs.

    Victoria Gallen · January 28, 2014
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  • Lee M.

    Do not order mix drinks here. They skimp you on the liquor and the bartender gets upsets if you complain.

    Lee McNiel · January 19, 2014
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  • David

    Always fun

    David · November 18, 2013
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  • Brett B.

    The bouncers at this establishment are completely unprofessional.

    Brett Bendele · October 26, 2013
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  • Jenn M.

    The grapefruit shandy is tasty tasty!

    Jenn Morrissey · October 9, 2013
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  • mike v.

    Great place for watching Gator games with the cool gators.

    mike v. · September 21, 2013
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  • Dave B.

    worst food truck ever. 3rd time eat here and food is gross. especially the buffalo wings YUCK

    Dave Bain · September 20, 2013
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  • Araceli

    Friendly staff and fun bar to watch games...pet friendly.

    Araceli · September 1, 2013
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  • Cody Y.

    Extra douchey bartender.

    Cody Yong · July 5, 2013
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  • Mikey

    Food truck in the back is not that good.

    Mikey · May 19, 2013
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  • Jesse R.

    Fireball shots, ... cuz we scored, that's why.

    Jesse Reilly · May 15, 2013
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  • Richard C.

    Ask for Chris or Eddie they are great bartenders!

    Richard Clinton · May 15, 2013
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  • Emily M.

    Awesome drinks awesome staff

    Emily Murphy · May 9, 2013
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  • Emily M.

    Nice staff and good drinks

    Emily Murphy · April 19, 2013
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  • Half Past Now

    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

    Half Past Now · March 13, 2013
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  • Aimee W.

    Great place to grab drinks at #sxsw. Band lineup may surprise you & the Bloody Marys are shazam.

    Aimee Woodall · March 12, 2013
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  • Emily M.

    Friendly bar staff at bar

    Emily Murphy · March 12, 2013
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  • Todd M.

    Wifi pasword is 'raineystreet' [3/10/13]

    Todd Mc · March 11, 2013
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  • Michael P.

    try to find me!

    Michael Praetorius · March 10, 2013
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  • Pinyo™

    http://schedule.sxsw.com/?lsort=venue_all_days&venue=Bar+96

    Pinyo™ · February 23, 2013
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  • Ashlie K.

    Ask for Anne! She's the BEST!

    Ashlie Ketteman · February 16, 2013
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  • Jim R.

    They serve drinks and shit here.

    Jim Russell · November 11, 2012
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  • Vinyl M.

    Great service, good food and lots of tvs!

    Vinyl Manohar · September 30, 2012
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  • Joshua G.

    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.

    Joshua Garza · September 14, 2012
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  • Josh T.

    Possibly one of the nicest bathrooms at any bar I've been to.

    Josh Thompson · July 21, 2012
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  • Kumar J.

    Frozen mojoto is worthwhile. Patio is better!

    Kumar J · June 2, 2012
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  • Christopher W.

    Ask for a CDUB, best drink ever.

    Christopher W · May 26, 2012
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  • Do512

    Can't say no to games, games, and more games! Oh, and their frozen mojitos are perfect for the recent hot weather!

    Do512 · April 2, 2012
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  • Brian D.

    $2 Pearl All Day. Everyday.

    Brian DeFrees · March 13, 2012
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  • Kyle B.

    Rainey Street's sports bar entry is not your typical, obnoxiously fratty place to watch the game with a beer.

    Kyle Bunch · March 7, 2012
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  • STA Travel U.S.

    Make sure you play a game of big Jenga, dominoes, or washers while you are there!

    STA Travel U.S. · March 1, 2012
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  • April B.

    Giant Jenga!

    April Bennett · February 26, 2012
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  • Max M.

    Find the giant Jenga set

    Max Mullen · January 21, 2012
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  • Kristen H.

    More character than 6th st. Very cool cluster of renovated houses turned bars

    Kristen Huls · January 20, 2012
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  • Toby B.

    Check out the brisket sandwich from the trailer. It's double trouble bbq's brisket and it's pretty awesome!

    Toby Boyd · January 10, 2012
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  • Samantha S.

    Awesome atmosphere and they have a photobooth!

    Samantha Sanchez · November 7, 2011
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  • Antonio C.

    great place to chill out, play outdoor games and watch football

    Antonio Caridad Hidalgo · November 6, 2011
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  • Thrillist

    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

    Thrillist · October 12, 2011
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  • Bijoy G.

    Get some great Senegalese food from Cazamance, now parked at the back patio

    Bijoy Goswami · September 22, 2011
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