Each year thousands of music, film, and technology enthusiasts flock to Downtown Austin to take part in a week of film screenings, interactive forums, live music, and parties galore. The Driskill Hotel, situated on 6th Street in the heart of downtown, opens its doors to thousands of visitors from across the globe during South by Southwest. In honor of this event, we are featuring several exclusive offers for guests throughout the hotel.
1886 Café & Bakery, our three meal a day café located in the lobby of the hotel, is offering Grab & Go Specials for breakfast and lunch that are perfect for the traveler seeking delicious food to savor on the streets of downtown Austin. If seated dining is your forte, 1886 Café & Bakery has fabulous drink specials for happy hour and brunch, including our signature Huckleberry Hooch and the popular Texas Bluebonnet Mojito.
The Driskill Grill, our Zagat rated fine dining restaurant, is featuring two off the menu selections this week. The Capital City Special is served with your choice of soup or caesar salad followed by our Chef's famous aged prime rib steak or the fresh catch of the day. The Driskill Grill will also offer a Chef's three course market menu with selections changing daily.
In addition to the legendary Driskill Bar, we will have cash bars located throughout the hotel to accommodate the South by Southwest events and performances happening inside our meeting spaces.
This is a bustling week for the city of Austin and we love extending our Texas hospitality to guests from around the world. So come on in, get comfortable, and experience what 125 years of legendary service feels like!