Nestled in the heart of downtown Austin, our craft cocktail lounge is located in the city’s oldest standing fire station, built in 1885. Discover speakeasy charm in the Firehouse Lounge, accessible through a hidden bookshelf in the hostel lobby. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, further heightened by our selection of craft cocktails, prohibition-era drinks, and timeless attention to detail. Featuring an eclectic mix some of Austin’s best-kept musical secrets, the Firehouse Lounge offers something for everyone, travelers and locals alike.
The art of the cocktail is back and can be found right here at the Firehouse Lounge. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff pride themselves on recreating some of the world’s best classic cocktails in addition to creating original drinks to satisfy any palette. With a focus on quality and presentation without all the pretentiousness too often associated with craft bartending, our staff delivers a friendly and relatable experience every time.
Firehouse lounge’s cozy and sleek interior radiates with old world glamour. Leather seats invite you to sit back, relax and forget about your troubles. Enjoy eclectic live music featuring some of Austin’s best jazz and blues musicians. Perfect for groups or the solo traveler, our lounge is inviting to all. Native austinite? You’ll be impressed with our knowledge of local breweries, small-batch distilleries, and dedication to local ingredients.
Our lounge is open 7 days a week. We’re perfect for small or large groups and available for private rentals and parties. Our old-world charm makes us the ideal location for vintage-themed parties and intimate events!
Elevate your experience, come enjoy what the Firehouse has to offer.