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Dining

Take advantage of our fresh pastry program and Austin’s signature breakfast tacos at The Coffeehouse at Caroline. Join us after your Austin adventures for an indulgent lunch or dinner at our hotel's signature restaurant, Caroline, which offers an open-air, plant-filled and pet-friendly atmosphere in the heart of downtown. Afterward, head to the second floor for a game of shuffleboard at Upstairs at Caroline, our rooftop bar known for their delicious cocktails.

Caroline Patio

Caroline

American

An all-day local spot serving homemade breakfast, lunch, dinner and to-go, Caroline is the place to have breakfast or lunch, linger over an afternoon glass of wine, enjoy dinner and stay for a cocktail.

Sun
7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Fri
4:00 PM-10:00 PM
Sat
7:00 AM-10:00 PM
Mon-Thu
Closed
Upstairs at Caroline

Upstairs at Caroline

American

Who says games are just for kids? Join the urban backyard party at Upstairs at Caroline, our open-air rooftop bar. From Jenga and foosball to shuffleboard and cornhole, there's plenty to keep you occupied while you sip a cocktail and enjoy our menu.

Sun
11:00 AM-11:00 PM
Mon-Thu
4:00 PM-11:00 PM
Fri
12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Sat
11:00 AM-12:00 AM
Pastry Case

Coffeehouse at Caroline

Coffee House

The Coffeehouse at Caroline will keep you buzzing from sun up through sun down in Downtown Austin. Grab your favorite blend from local Austin coffee roaster Little City Roasters or a hand-baked sweet treat to get you through the afternoon.

Everyday
7:00 AM-4:00 PM

Caroline

Private Dining

Reserve our private dining room for an unforgettable evening at Aloft Austin Downtown. From intimate dinners to large parties, we can host events of many shapes, sizes, and vibes. Reserve your private dining event at Caroline. Enjoy a once in a lifetime experience by emailing Kelsey Hart at kelsey.hart@whitelodging.com.

A comfortably spaced dining room with small square tables seating four each, with a line of windows on one wall.

An avid Star Wars fan and world traveler, Chef Collin Kaskel has had an illustrious career in food & beverage. After graduating from a private high school at just 14 years-old, Chef Collin Kaskel tried his hand at going to a conventional school to earn his associate’s degree but decided to pursue his true passion of food and became a student at Le Cordon Bleu Dallas. Because of this passion, he was able to graduate with honors and later on received his B.A. for hospitality management. Throughout his career, he’s excelled at a variety of restaurants including a Mexican restaurant, pizza place, all the way to luxury dining at The Fairmont Dubai.

A hamburger topped with an egg set on an outdoor table.

Caroline Patio

People watch on Congress when you dine on Caroline’s Patio. Enjoy the warm weather while eating our Golden Beet Carpaccio or famous Caroline Salad.

An open bar area with backed and cushioned barstools, well lit and surrounded by hanging plants.

Neighborhood Bar

Grab a drink before your dinner at Caroline or before you head over to the Paramount Theatre across the street at our Neighborhood Bar.

Two guests share a toast over a meal under soft lighting.

Feels Like a Monday

When you've got a case of the Mondays, cure it at Caroline with half priced bottles of wine. Available for all wines every Monday from 4:00pm - midnight.

Upstairs at Caroline

Games Galore

Play a variety of games until your heart’s content at Upstairs at Caroline. With Foosball, cornhole, giant Jenga, and a pool table, there’s something for everyone Upstairs.

Rooftop bar and patio area with picnic tables, yard games, a bar, and several couches and tables around a carpeted space made to resemble a lawn.
Street-style tacos surrounded by corn salsa and other sides.

Taco Tuesdays

Our tacos are designed to be held in one hand with a Prickly Pear Rita in the other. Enjoy $2 tacos and $7 Prickly Pear Ritas every Tuesday from 4:00 - 7:00pm.

A guest's dog sits comfortably among pillows and a dog cushion.

Sunday Yappy Hour

We're so dog friendly that we give you 25% off your bill on Sundays when you bring your furry friend! They'll also enjoy our dog friendly menu by Healthy Pet Austin.

An open, well-lit upstairs area with greenery and several full tables in a festive evening.

Events at Upstairs

Whether it's a Throwback DJ Night, a holiday party, or an adoption event with the Austin Humane Society, there's always something fun to attend at Upstairs at Caroline.

Coffeehouse at Caroline

Sit, Stay, Work

Though our service is quick, there's no rush to leave the Coffeehouse at Caroline! Stay and work with our fast & free WiFi and enjoy your afternoon coffee outside of the office.

Patrons line the coffeehouse bar under comfortably aesthetic lighting while baristas tend to orders.

Little City Coffee

Our rotating selection of custom espresso and coffee blends are from local Austin coffee roaster, Little City. Their delicious brews will keep you buzzing from sun up to sun down.

Breakfast Tacos

Wake up and grab your breakfast to-go with our delicious breakfast tacos (an Austin staple!) before heading into the city. Offering both a meat and vegetarian option, you won't want to start your day without one.

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