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6th Street

115 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3651
+1 512-236-8459
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City sponsored, multi block party every weekend in downtown Austin. Street is blocked off for pedestrians only around 11:PM. Best pub crawl
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“live music” (180 reviews)
“bourbon st” (15 reviews)
“party street” (12 reviews)
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115 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3651
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the activity hub! Food, music and even tourist shops. This is where you want to be if you came to Austin because of the music scene.

Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed 4 days ago

6th street seems to have about a thousand options for various bars. Pick your poison and have a great time!

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lots of pubs, lots of live and very good music, very happy people and a lot of stuff to drink :) . Go and visit Pete's piano bar and sing with the crowd, you will not regret this.

Thank PazRi
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are better bars and places to eat to the south east - food trucks and places with 'beer gardens'. Some blocks look seedy in the daytime and not particularly appealing at night. UT Austin campus area may be a better bet for music and...More

Thank C2E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The " Dirty Six " is the best 6 blocks of 6th street. Fantastic lLive Music all day at many places. Also great places to eat. Lots of upstairs bars and outdoor bars along with great dark dive bars. Love this area. Will be back...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hoped to hear some music in Austin but settled for a short walk down 6th Street and returned to the safety of our hotel. 6th Street is a bar scene with loud music blaring from each bar, some packed, some empty and scary looking....More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Once the go-to place in Austin for drinks and music, 6th Street just isn't what it used to be. There are much better places to get drinks or listen to live music. The area is dirty all the time. Plus, the proliferation of homeless people...More

Thank derek1836
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A must for the younger crowd at night. Doable for the business or tourist during the day. Glad I visited more than once to keep my weird.

Thank John H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Lots of nice bars and restaurants along a wading street. The street is usually packed with tourists, young people and street music performers at night. As the street is blocked, be prepared to de-tour for parking as the blocking may not be recognized by navigation...More

Thank Rachel Z
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Everyone said to go over to 6th street for music and partying. We went to the dueling piano bar and had a great time. On the way there lots of interesting scenery.

Thank Julie F
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Response from RGC1218 | Reviewed this property |
We like the Embassy Suites right on Congress. Get one of the suites on the upper floors if you have kids, it's worth the splurge! Walk across the street and watch the bats come out from under the bridge, then walk up to... More
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Usually not, unless large event is occurring.
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