Just a few blocks from downtown in one of the trendiest areas of Austin is a not-so-hidden gem for dining, relaxing, and cocktails all in one unique space.
vibrant and inviting decor
Discover East 6th Street’s most precious gems nestled in the heart of the neighborhood: 6th and Waller, TheUpSide,The Pool Bar and East Austin Hotel. 6th and Waller is a destination. It can be just a cocktail or an all inclusive evening of dining, handcrafted cocktails, poolside relaxing and a chic vintage hotel room for a “stay-cation” in Austin and for those visitors who want to stay near downtown.
6th and Waller is located in the trendy East Austin on East 6th Street and that’s not all. Within this locally owned boutique hotel is an artsy full-service restaurant and bar on the first floor with vibrant Mid-Century Modern decor. The second floor bar The Upside overlooks the pool and The outdoor Pool Bar, with endless seating possibilities both inside and out. You’ll love hanging and checking out the spectacular view of this East Austin location while surrounded by a pool and hotel area that has a chic vintage flare both inside and out.
lots of comfy seating areas located throughout
The second you walk through the door of 6th and Waller you will be immersed in this tastefully designed vibrant and earthy decor with colors of classic mid-century modern pink, orange and brown and decor with Scandanavian light fixtures.
One of my favorite finds are the coolest lounge areas flowing throughout the restaurant and bar. You will find these fabulous lounging areas dotted all around with comfortable seating just perfect for hanging out with friends or your date.
Stay the night and party the night away!
If you want to party into the night, 6th and Waller’s East Austin Hotel offers Double and King Rooms, spacious Poolside Rooms with a fabulous balcony view all priced so reasonably. Great for a party weekend with friends or romantic getaway for two.
love the comfy seating areas
gorgeous poolside views with lots of seating
Isla Buck Cocktail with Hibiscus
The Upside Bar on the second floor
Instantly, I fell in love! The atmosphere is so warm and inviting and the first thing that came to mind is a weekend getaway close to downtown Austin. What’s not to love? You can stay in one of the vintage hotel rooms which probably has the best prices in town, (especially so close to downtown) sip on some of the most creative cocktails in town, and enjoy full service dining with a very creative menu by New Orlean’s born and former Chopped Champion Chef Jason Stude.
Chef Jason Stude
What’s New: Full Service Menu
There is a dish for everyone on Chef Jason’s menu. He and his talented kitchen staff want to make sure you enjoy every bite on the menu. From burgers, crispy tots and fried chicken thighs to delicious vegan Kale Caesar Salad, Chilled Garlic Sesame Udon Noodle Bowl to in-house pastrami sammies, his unique Shrimp and Grits to some of the most delicious desserts around.
*The menu has ample selections for vegan, vegetarian, gluten and dairy free and everyone, regardless of your dietary choices, will fall in love with this menu!
Muhammara Dip with Aleppo pepper, cilantro, candied walnuts, yogurt,
coriander pita chips
Whipped goat cheese, peach and grilled bread
Charred Sesame Garlic Edamame
Shrimp and Truffle Grits
Chilled Garlic-Sesame Udon Noodles
Vegan Kale Caesar Salad
Texas Pastrami Ruebens and Portabella Ruebens
S’mores Roasting Stations
Buttermilk Biscuit Beignets and Cafe’ du Monde Caramel
Rice Crispy Treats (Gluten Free) and Tahini Ganache Tarts
outdoor seating outside of The Upside Bar