The Places To Be
11 trending private event venues — with outdoor space! — in Austin right now
Spring is already in the air, and blowing in with those gentle breezes are weddings, baby showers, birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, and so many more soirees.
But where to host these festivities? This being Texas, you'll likely also want a venue that features some sort of outdoor space, to bask in the milder weather while it's here.
The following 11 event venues are among the hottest in Austin right now. They run the gamut from wineries and breweries to hotels and restaurants, but all offer personalized service, friendly and attentive staff, and a uniquely Austin vibe.
Wanderlust Wine Co.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
1. Wanderlust Wine Co.
The lowdown: The largest self-pour, wine-on-tap winery in the world, it offers three locations, each with outdoor space, so you’re never far from a fabulous wine-tasting experience. Enjoy wines from around the world that are available and served more sustainably.
Addresses: 1601 Barton Springs Rd.; 702 Shady Ln.; 610 N Interstate Hwy 35
Click here to rent Wanderlust Wine Co. for your next event.
Juliet Italian Kitchen.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
2. Juliet Italian Kitchen
The lowdown: The outstanding culinary team here has curated classic Italian comfort food inspired by the style of cuisine made popular in New York City’s Little Italy. Juliet can easily accommodate private parties of various sizes with its lush patio and outdoor bar, the airy and open main room, and the smaller, more intimate dining rooms.
Addresses: 10000 Research Blvd.; 1500 Barton Springs Rd.
Click here to rent Juliet Italian Kitchen for your next event.
Inn Cahoots.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
3. Inn Cahoots
The lowdown: A four-story boutique hotel and event venue on East 6th Street that features five spacious and versatile condo-style suites, a sprawling rooftop deck overlooking downtown Austin, and more than 36,000 square feet of indoor-outdoor event space.
Address: 1221 E. 6th St.
Click here to rent Inn Cahoots for your next event.
Lazarus.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
The lowdown: Lazarus is a neighborhood brewery located in the heart of East Austin, specializing in coffee, beer, tacos, and joy. Located on the corner of 6th and Chicon, it's been serving award-winning beers since 2016, brewing about 60-70 different styles and brands, all of which are sold locally. Lazarus has multiple spaces and configurations, is kid-friendly, and accepts pets (good boys and girls only) on the patio.
Address: 1902 E. 6th St.
Click here to rent Lazarus for your next event.
Lustre Pearl East.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
5. Lustre Pearl East
The lowdown: Discover the perfect blend of Austin’s laid-back charm and vibrant energy at this iconic venue. Whether you’re gathered around the indoor wood bar or basking in the open-air ambience of the patio, there's a dynamic and versatile space for events of all kinds. The combination of stylish interiors, outdoor charm, and a pet-friendly atmosphere makes Lustre Pearl East a standout choice for creating memorable moments in the heart of Austin.
Address: 114 Linden St.
Click here to rent Lustre Pearl East for your next event.
Hillside Farmacy.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
6. Hillside Farmacy
The lowdown: Located in the heart of East Austin, in a beautifully restored historic building, Hillside Farmacy is an antique-chic restaurant with detailed vintage decor. The space offers indoor and outdoor dining options, including a private wine room, and thoughtfully sourced eclectic fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner by chef Sonya Cote. Here is where you'll find some of the freshest farm-to-table bites in all of Austin.
Address: 1209 E. 11th St.
Click here to rent Hillside Farmacy for your next event.
Love Supreme Pizza.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
7. Love Supreme Pizza
The lowdown: Welcome to an Austin treasure, where the cool and hip vibes of the city converge with the artistry of pizza-making in East Austin’s Cherrywood neighborhood. To complement the fantastic pizza selection, Love Supreme Pizza offers a curated beverage menu of craft beers, fine wines, and specialty cocktails. The attentive and friendly staff are committed to enhancing your private event experience, guiding you through pairings that elevate the flavors and atmosphere of your gathering. This location offers two bars, semi-private indoor and covered outdoor dining options for 20-80 guests, and covered patio and restaurant buyouts for 100-200 guests.
Address: 2805 Manor Rd.
Click here to rent Love Supreme Pizza for your next event.
Codependent.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
The lowdown: Codependent is a conceptual cocktail + coffee bar inspired by Italian luxury, aperitivo culture, and the belief that beautiful design should be enjoyed by all. Think of it as a high-end design showroom that meets Austin hospitality. Located in the heart of downtown, Codependent offers both indoor and outdoor spaces right off Shoal Creek.
Address: 301 West Ave., suite 110
Click here to rent Codependent for your next event.
The Stay Put.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
9. The Stay Put
The lowdown: The Stay Put is the first and only brewpub on historic Rainey Street in downtown Austin. The space offers brewed beers, draft cocktails, and wine with indoor-outdoor space and a wrap-around patio. The intimate setting provides the perfect backdrop for meaningful conversations and laughter, creating an atmosphere that’s both refined and relaxed.
Address: 73 Rainey St.
Click here to rent The Stay Put for your next event.
Vista Brewing.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
10. Vista Brewing
The lowdown: Only a 30-minute drive away in Driftwood, the rustic-yet-modern Vista Brewing exposes you to the best sunsets and views near Austin. Breathe in the fresh air as you step onto the grounds, where the scent of handcrafted beers mingles with the natural fragrance of the surrounding landscape. Vista Brewing's holistic approach to hyper-local food and beverages captures the beauty and bounty of the Texas Hill Country.
Address: 13551 Ranch to Market Rd. 150, Driftwood
Click here to rent Vista Brewing for your next event.
The Venue.Photo courtesy of Restaurent
11. The Venue
The lowdown: Located at the picturesque LakeHouse Spa at Lake Austin Resort, The Venue is the epitome of opulence. Renowned as one of the best destination spas in the world, this stunning location offers multiple event spaces with breathtaking Hill Country and lake views, plus five-star hospitality and service — and it's all within a short car or luxe water taxi ride to the upper end of Lake Austin.
Address: 12611 River Bend
Click here to rent The Venue for your next event.
Restaurent can help you find and book the perfect restaurant or venue for your next private event. Browse all Austin-area venues here.