W Austin

200 Lavaca Street, Austin, Texas 78701 USA
+1 512-542-3600

Living Room Bar




+1 512-542-3600

Experience four hotel bars in one at The Living Room. Sip on premium spirits at our tequila bar, offering front row views of lively Lavaca Street. Lounge with friends in the Records Room, featuring over 8,000 vinyl records with selections from across the musical universe. Find a private corner in our Secret Bar, an upscale space often called the Red Room, and indulge in the sounds of a vintage McIntosh Sound System. Lastly, enjoy a handcrafted cocktail on our air-conditioned Screen Porch, the perfect bar to people watch in Austin, Texas.

Restaurant Features

Tequila Bar View

Tequila Bar

Our bright and airy Tequila Bar features plentiful plush seating areas, front-seat views of bustling Lavaca Street, and of course its own fully stocked bar. Enjoy the warmth of an intimate shared fireplace between the Tequila Bar and its neighboring Screened Porch areas while you sip on signature cocktails and peruse our collection of coffee table books and games.

Records Room

Records Room

Austin may be the capital of Texas, but it's also the live music capital of the world. The Living Room's Records Room is our homage to Austin's love of music, featuring over 8,000 vinyl records from a wide variety of artists. Browse Texas classics, worldwide sensations, or hip new releases... we have something for every musical taste.

Secret Bar

Secret Bar

Let's get intimate. Have a seat. Sip on a cocktail. Enjoy the glow. You're in the Secret Bar (sometimes known to our guests as our "Red Room"... you can see why). Enjoy cocktails from its separate, fully stocked bar and indulge in snacks from our bar menu. Secret Bar is also the home to our beautiful, vintage McIntosh Sound System.

Screened Porch

All the beauty and benefits of a classic Southern screened porch...with the added bonus of A/C. Luxuriate in oversized windows perfect for people-watching, views of the lush patio at TRACE Restaurant, and an intimate shared fireplace. Bring your laptop in and lounge while you catch up on emails, or grab a seat at night to indulge in tantalizing treats and signature libations. Looking for some entertainment? We often offer free screenings of the day's hottest sporting events and awards ceremonies on our giant projector wall. Sit back and enjoy.
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