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HandleBar is relatively new to the Austin scene, but it's already one of the best neighborhood bars in town, according to locals.

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Jack Rogan


Opened in 2012, HandleBar has already earned many plaudits for being one of Austin's best bars. This neighborhood haunt is a true locals' favorite, serving a large list of local craft beers, specialty cocktails with house-infused spirits, and even artisanal wines. What really makes this place such must-visit though is its energetic atmosphere. Good times are sure to be had here. Their back porch is the perfect hang out spot, and there are even fun and games, including giant Jenga. Top all this off with Happy Hour from Monday through Saturday 4:00 pm- 8:00 pm and all day Sunday, and you've got yourself a great place to have a good time after your day in the woods. 

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121 E 5th St
Austin, TX, 78701
30.266792, -97.742027

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