Don’t let the summer temperatures get you down. One of our favorite ways to beat the heat is with a cool and refreshing cocktail. From avocado margaritas to movie-themed cocktails, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite boozy drinks to keep you cool this season.
EAST AUSTIN HOTEL: THE UPSIDE BAR
1108 E 6th Street
Take in the city from East Austin Hotel’s rooftop bar with one of their classic or modern cocktails, but be sure to try their Lawn Flamingo – it’s truly flamazing.
THE LINE AUSTIN: P6
208 W 4th Street
Enjoy the panoramic views of the lake, Austin skyline, and Congress Ave while enjoying cocktails shaken (or stirred) at The LINE’S P6 bar. Their Glyda Rose makes for the perfect alfresco-friendly cocktail.
THE ROOSEVELT ROOM
307 W 5th Street
The Roosevelt Room offers a seated cocktail experience unlike any other. From classic cocktails like the martini to inventive creations like Milk Punch, they have something for everyone.
1800 E 6th Street
This East Austin restaurant offers both irresistible upscale Mexican food and craft cocktails. The root beer–like Don Dario, with its tequila, tamarindo, and sarsaparilla base is likely to hit the spot on a hot day.