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The HighBall

1142 S. Lamar
Austin, 78704
512/383-8309
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 4:30pm-2am; Sat., 1pm-2am; Sun., 10am-2am
With a dynamite view of Downtown, this eclectic pleasure palace from the masterminds of the Alamo Drafthouse offers appetizers, comfort food entrées, and desserts for dinner and late-night dining. Plus, how can you go wrong with bowling, karaoke, and Skee-Ball? Don't miss the classic cocktails.

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Laugh, Dammit!

This is the live game show where contestants are challenged not to laugh at a team of seasoned comedians. Featuring David James, Avery Moore, Duncan Carson, and Derek Phelps as hosts, with John Buseman, Joel Keith, Vanessa Marie Gonzalez, and Martin Urbano all working to make you laugh so that you don't win some fabulous prize. Sun., May 24, 8pm. Free.

Chronicle Reviews

The HighBall

If this is diner food, then it's from the best diner in the universe

Kate Thornberry, 2010-04-22

The HighBall

The HighBall offers a hip vibe and a great view of Austin's skyline along with its retro entertainment and varied (and evolving) menu

Virginia B. Wood, 2010-01-07

Best of Austin Awards

Restaurant Poll Awards

  • 2010: Critics Best Post-Modern Retro Throwback Dessert Experience

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