With ample patio seating and a popular food truck (Golden Tiger behind), the Whistlers are a popular happy hour destination. The combination of exposed stones and recovered architectural details (with handwritten petition plaques, like the altar of Virgen de Guadalupe) gives this spot a slightly romantic feel and a creative cocktail. It quickly hits the spot. Try Bourbon, Honeydew Melon, Lemongrass, Apricot, Lemon Drink, and Feel Good Hit of the Summer. Also, on the bar’s second floor is the Oaxaca-style mezcalería Tobalá. Here we serve agave schnapps in traditional Terracotta Copitas with slices of orange and Sardegsano (worm salt). East 6th is Austin’s coolest place, and Whisler’s is East 6th’s coolest place. Cocktails are specially crafted at the exclusive Mezcaleria Tobala on the second floor.
They do the basics very well (for example, great old-fashioned and grand hot toddies during the winter), with some exciting additions that arouse the curiosity (and taste) of more experienced cocktail drinkers. I have. Come here to spend the night with your friends. It’s not a chaotic kind. They have specially crafted cocktails that can be enjoyed at the exclusive Mezcaleria Tobala on the second floor. They do the basics very well (for example, great old-fashioned and grand hot toddies during the winter), with some exciting additions that arouse the curiosity (and taste) of more experienced cocktail drinkers.
Autumn glory is a special treat (rum, brandy, cinnamon, vanilla, pineapple, cider). Whistler itself is very drink-focused. Meals are served from the bar’s satellite food truck, the Golden Tiger. The Golden Tiger is parked outdoors. However, do not hold your breath. It’s just a choice of sandwiches and hamburger sponges to absorb alcohol. If you’re looking for a more elaborate meal, there are a variety of great restaurants within walking distance. After enjoying a happy hour in the sun on Whistler’s patio, many have dinner nearby and return to Whistler for a Mezcal nightcap when the sun goes down. Whisler’s is an absolute must-see in Austin, whether as part of a pub crawl or simply as a place to hide out for an incredible night of beautiful beverages. It’s a great place to go on a date, but it’s also active enough for a fun night out with friends.