• Welcome to Freedmen’s

    Freedmen’s is a beer garden, laid back whiskey lounge & smokehouse serving barbecue & retro-inspired cocktails in an historic Austin building.

GIFT CARD

The perfect gift for lovers of barbecue and whiskey! It’s easy to have a card mailed to a friend or colleague, or email it when time is running out.

RESERVATIONS

Reservations are not necessary.

While there is never a line and rarely a wait, some or all barbecue items may sell out before your arrival. To ensure you get your most desired items, request a reservation in the section below and we will respond with a suggested menu and instructions on how to confirm your order. Sorry, we cannot reserve a table without  preorder.

Walk-ins are always welcome!

PRIVATE PARTIES

The Saloon

$2000

The Saloon upstairs is perfect for a party of up to 48.

The Beer Garden

$3500

The Beer Garden outside is perfect for a party of up to 80.

Full Buyout

$12000

Parties larger than 80, or parties wanting to utilize the lounge, may be interested in a Buyout.

To inquire about booking a private party, please submit a request below

PICKUP ORDERS

Orders may be picked up at 2408 San Gabriel, #130A.

Please submit a request online up to 15 minutes prior to desired pickup time, or call 512-434-0334 at least 48 hours prior to the pickup time.  A 5% fee is added to all orders for takeout packaging.

DELIVERY

Too busy to pick up your order?

Have Freedmen’s delivered to your home, work, friend, or client using one of the services listed below.

CATERING

Serve Freedmens at your next event.

WHISKEY LOVERS

We have a collection of over 180 whiskeys and growing! Ask about our Whiskey Lovers Program and start tracking the whiskeys you try with a loyalty card. The first guest to purchase 150 unique whiskeys wins a VIP tour of the Treaty Oak Distillery, the first 14 guests will be added to honor board behind the bar, and everyone who reaches 150 will receive 10% off food for life!

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Come out and see us!

December 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
2
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Reverse Happy Hour
3
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
4
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • CLOSED MONDAYS
5
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Prohibition Repeal Day (1933)
  • Happy Hour
6
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
7
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
8
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
9
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Reverse Happy Hour
10
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
11
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • CLOSED MONDAYS
12
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
13
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • 5th Birthday Party & Pig Roast
14
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
15
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
16
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Reverse Happy Hour
17
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • 5th Annual Toys for Tots Drive and Raffle
18
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • CLOSED MONDAYS
19
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
20
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Freedmen's catering meeting
  • Happy Hour
21
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
22
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
23
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Reverse Happy Hour
24
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
25
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • CLOSED MONDAYS
26
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
27
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
28
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
29
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Happy Hour
  • Reverse Happy Hour
30
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki
  • Reverse Happy Hour
31
  • WOTM: Makers 46, Basil Hayden Dark Rye, Kilbeggan Single Grain, Auchentoshan Three Wood, & Suntory Toki

ABOUT US

HOURS OF OPERATION

Tuesday & Wednesday
11:00am – 10:00pm

Thursday – Saturday
11:00am – 12:00am

Sunday
Brunch: 11:00am – 4:00pm
Dinner: 4:00pm – 10:00pm

Closed Monday

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