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Bars and nightlife in San Marcos River

Top bars

Cinema
“Best movie theater experience ever! Large, comfy recliners. ALL the seats are good, but we like to sit in one of the back row corners. There are 2 seats in each corner with a big space between you and the other seats. Great view of the screen. Push a lighted button at your seat to call a wait staff to order from their full menu. Get dinner, snacks, or a bowl of cookies and ice cream. It's all good! Plus there's a tray to hold all this that will rotate right over your comfy recliner. There's a lot more to do at The SPOT... bowling, full bar with comfortable seating to hang out with friends, etc., but we go right to the theater!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Happy Hour is Sun - Thurs from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Daily specials on all tapas & small plates, $2 off all wine flights, martinis, or sangrias. Free molten bundt cake with flight of wine, martinis, sangrias, or craft-ciders.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“The only real place to get amazing coffee in Lockhart. Walking distance from Ellison House. They also have a lovely assortment of pastries!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Pub
“The ONLY restaurant on the San Marcos River, in San Marcos, TX. Great food, better views! Overlook Rio Vista Park and enjoy watching summertime tubers. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“We wouldn't normally recommend a chain restaurant but this one has a deck that overlooks the river. Outside seating is a MUST.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“This winery is only 7 miles from the tiny house. They have a great variety of wines and meads to choose from. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Community Center
“Game Night, Movie Night, Blackjack, Crafts, Book Club, drinks, and just an incredible place to hang out.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Music venues

Music Venue
“nice ambience, relaxing. has live music on weekend evenings out under the stars. Variety of beer, wine, etc. ”
  • 4 locals recommend