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can you feel it?

The rhythm of Backbeat comes to life in a stylish, two-story bar that includes a cocktail lounge and rooftop patio with stunning views. Backbeat is centrally located in Austin’s bustling South Lamar district near some of the city’s best most notable restaurants including Odd Duck, VOX Table, Ramen Tatsu-Ya and more.

Opened in early 2016, Backbeat is the second project from husband and wife team, Michael & Jessica Sanders, whose award-winning gastropub. drink.well., has been keeping Austin in good spirits for over five ears.

The space is an ideal backdrop for lively conversation and delicious craft-forward fare. Classic and contemporary cocktails anchor an inventive menu that also features fine wine, craft beer and an extensive spirits selection focused on whisky, rum, fortified wine and amari. A simple, elegant menu of bar food ensures that you will never go hungry.

Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Backbeat can also accommodate private parties and events ranging from 8-150 people. Limited on-site parking is available, with extended parking options behind the building near Lamar Square Drive.

For private event inquiries or large group reservations, email events@backbeat-atx.com or call (512) 551-9980.

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  • location
  • 1300 South Lamar Boulevard,
  • Austin, Texas 78704