Day drinking is the best way to help that hangover from last night's pub crawl. Get your brunch or bloody mary on with this list of our top favorite spots for weekend morning drinking. If morning boozin' isn't your thing, hydrate with some Topo Chico sparkling water.
10. Stubb's BAR-B-Q Downtown
Sunday Brunch: 10:30am & 12:30pm seatings | Menu | 801 Red River, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: Bloody Mary Bar
Notes: Gospel Brunch. Reservations required. BBQ buffet.
8. Porter Ale House & Gastropub
Saturday & Sunday Brunch: 10:30am-2:30pm | Menu | 3715 S. First St. Suite A, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: 12 Ounce Mimosa $5, Gin & Juice, Hibiscus Mimosa
Notes: No reservations.
Saturday & Sunday Brunch: 9:30am-1:30pm | Menu | 258 W. 2nd Street, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: Mimosa $2
Notes: No reservations - often a long wait.
6. Max's Wine Dive
Saturday & Sunday Brunch: 10:00am-3:00pm | Menu | 207 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: Carafe of Mimosa $18 or Sangria $20
Notes: Reservations or walk-in.
5. RIO RITA
Saturday & Sunday Hours: 10:00am-2:00am | Menu | 1308 East 6th Street, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: House Bloody Mary (Famous hangover salad in a glass) $8.50
Notes: No reservations. Dog friendly. Great back patio.
4. STAR BAR
Sunday Hours: 11:00am-10:00pm | Menu | 600 W 6th St, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: "The Hail Mary" Bloody Mary
Notes: Local sports bar. No reservations. Food truck out back.
3. Gourdough's Public House
Saturday & Sunday Brunch: 10:00am-5:00pm | Menu | 2700 S. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: Carafe of Mimosa, Breakfast Shots with Bacon
Notes: No reservations. Big patio.
2. CASINO EL CAMINO
Every Day: 11:00am-2:00am | Menu | 517 East 6th Street, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: Ridiculous Bloody Mary's (happy hour all day Sunday & Monday)
Notes: No reservations. Dive bar vibe with arguable the best burgers and chili fries in town (not just our opinion - they were on TV!)
1. Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden
Sunday Brunch: 10:00am-4:00pm | Menu | 79 Rainey Street, Austin, TX
Drink Highlights: ManMosas - an entire bottle of champagne with a splash of orange juice
Notes: No reservations, but wait is usually shorter than they estimate. Live music most Sundays. Dog friendly.