East Austin is know for cool, hip and trendy spots, and Prohibition Creamery is a perfect example. Booze + Ice Cream equals Heaven and this is a fun place where a person can have both separate or a handcrafted combination of both. They have been different varieties from a smoky Mezcal Vanilla to Signature Bourbon, and it hard to try just one, so repeat customers are found here daily.
TIP: Closed Monday. Open Tues-Thurs 3pm-midnight and Fri-Sun 12pm-midnight.
Takabo in East Austin is one of the sleekest Mexican restaurants in the city. Whether it is enjoying their patio, tango lessons or delicious Tortas de Carnitas, this is a perfect place for a date or a group of friends for brunch, lunch or dinner. They have many different events, including the Mezcal + Modelo Mondays for 1/2 priced Mezcal cocktails and $2 modelos all night.
Cantina El Milarmores, another bar within Takoba has a large patio and is a great place to sample mezcals with their tasting flights and the Jose’s Michelada is one of the best in the city with Dos Equis Lager, housemade Michelada mix, and fresh lime juice.
TIP: Open Mon-Sat 5pm-midnight. Daily menu available.