Looking to detox a little bit as you ring in the New Year? Maybe you skipped sober October like many of us, since hello Halloween is that month! It’s never too late to jump on the cleanse wagon and what better way to ring in 2022 with. Check out tons of renown Austin bars for their specialty mocktails and various non-alcoholic beverages so you can join in the fun, without the buzz!
This beautiful cocktail bar is nestled right in the heart of Austin’s Warehouse District within the iconic Roosevelt Room. The Eleanor is home to a gorgeous space that plays host to countless popups (like the famous Miracle on 5th Street holiday popup) If you’re feeling like a mocktail, give their Friends in Low Places drink a try. Served in a classic Collins glass, no one will ever know!
One of the most well known Austin bars you’ll hear people rave about is The Roosevelt Room. They’re famous for their innovative cocktail menu and intimate cocktail classes. For the non-drinker The Roosevelt Room offers a myriad of flavor profiles for you to sip on. Try their n’artini for all the flavors of a classic martini with no bite!
Famous for live music and delicious tastes, Geraldine’s is a favorite among Austinites. Known for their fantastic array of innovative cocktails, Geraldine’s has the non-drinker in mind as well. Try their zero-proof mocktails like Octopus’s Garden made with seedlip garden, lime, basil-honey syrup, cucumber, and tonic. Or try this tropical twist: Dancing Farms made with hibiscus, seedlip spice, orgeat, lemon, and tonic.
Located inside the Line Hotel, P6 is a popular rooftop bar destination that offers views and relaxing ambience. Tuck away for an intimate evening night out with your friends or a hot date! If you’re participating in dry January, check out P’6 select mocktail variations inspired by their cocktail menu.
Feel right at home in the intimate setting the Garage. One of best Austin bars, Garage is a welcoming cocktail lounge best enjoyed in after dark. Their creative menu of cocktails offers flavor varieties that will tempt the senses. Try one of their concoctions sans alcohol for a tasty mocktail.
Yard Bar is one of Austin’s best bar spaces that is dog-friendly and offers tons of outdoor space. Try their “all bark, no bite” mocktails and non-alcoholic options. Try different zero-proof flavors like Strawberry Fields, Burnt Orange Blast, Pineapple Express, and Afternoon Delight. All concoctions are made with Seedlip non-alcoholic spirits.
Nestled in the East Austin Holly neighborhood of Austin, Launderette is an oasis of sweet and savory flavors. Come in for weekday lunch and dinner and weekend brunch, Launderette offers a whimsical escape. For the dry January participants Launderette offers refreshing mocktails like pomegranate rosemary soda and a citrus orgeat soda.