Austin August 24, 2017
If You Haven’t Yet Visited This Amazing Hidden Gem In Austin, You’ve Been Missing Out
If you haven’t driven down St. Elmo Road recently, it’s time to check it out. Years ago, this industrial development was nothing to shake a stick at. Today, this area has blossomed into a playground full of everything Austinites adore. From coffee to whiskey, there’s really something for everyone at the newest Austin hot spot. Welcome to The Yard. If you haven’t visited this amazing hidden gem yet, you’ve been missing out.
Forget Sixth Street, The Yard has everything you could possibly want.
Tucked away on St. Elmo Road, this south Austin gem is bustling with unique local businesses.
Beer lovers will swoon over St. Elmo Brewing Company's wide selection.
Adventurous palates will fall in love with their rotating sour beers. For those craving something more traditional, you can never go wrong with a pitcher of the refreshing Carl Kölsch.
Beer tastes better when it's devoured amongst live music.
From funky Fridays to twangy Thursdays, there's no shortage of exhilarating local shows happening on their outdoor stage.
Grab a bite from Soursop, a delicious food truck sitting in St. Elmo's spacious backyard.
Soursop specializes in pan-asian cuisine, and you must try their panang eggplant and dessert roti.
If hard liquor is more your thing, go next door to Still Austin Whiskey Company.
Still Austin Whiskey Company is the latest addition to The Yard. They're still in the soft opening phase, so you'll have to wait a bit longer before tasting their delicious drinks. When they do open their doors, though, there's no doubt that this will be the hottest place in South Austin.
From tastings to tours, Still Austin caters to passionate whiskey lovers.
There's even opportunities to DYOB -- distill your own barrel. For more information on private parties and corporate events, visit their
The Austin Winery is only a hip, skip, and a jump away.
Right next to the vibrant, new sign for The Yard sits The Austin Winery. This urban winery sources its grapes from vineyards in the Texas High Plains and Sonoma. The rest of the magic happens right here in Austin.
It's the perfect place for parties and date nights.
The decor is a mixture of southern charm and chic elegance. You'll want to lounge in the beautiful atmosphere all afternoon.
Need a caffeine boost? Head over to Spokesman for a much-deserved jolt of energy.
They also boast of a wide variety of local beers on tap.
This coffee bar just screams Austin.
Like most of the businesses in The Yard, Spokesman has a hip, artsy feeling to it.
Head on over to the Yard! This South Austin gem won't stay hidden long.
The Yard is located at 440 East St Elmo Rd in the 78745 area code.
Have you visited The Yard yet? What’s your favorite local business there?