Located one block east of I-35, we bridge the gap between Austin’s thriving East side scene and the downtown business district.  In addition to our calendar of entertainment programming, The North Door is available to you for your private event. Our 4,500 square-foot facility features full production capabilities including a professional stage and sound system, and a massive HD projection wall.  If that sounds bigger than what you’re looking for, check out our intimate cocktail lounge.

Great intent has gone into The North Door’s design to maximize versatility and provide the best possible environment for virtually any event.   From early morning business presentations to rambunctious late-night affairs, we’re here for you. We can also help you book amazing entertainment, produce your event, connect you with vendors and service providers to execute your vision.

Amenities include:

  • Two bars featuring craft beers and cocktails
  • In-house kitchen & catering options from Pueblo Viejo
  • Specialty cocktail pairings for themed events
  • Downtown location with East side charm
  • 30’ ceilings with an extensive lighting grid
  • Full HD projection onto 25’ video wall
  • Wraparound balcony with bar suitable for VIP
  • Multiple seating configurations
  • Handicapped-accessible including ADA-compliant bathroom facilities
  • Green room with private restroom
  • Separate private lounge area attached to main room


**(October and March excluded from rate guide)

Evening Rates (5pm on): Staffing includes bar and security.  Sound engineer is billed to client separately depending upon the event needs. We require a North Door sound engineer for any party that includes use of our house system. Pricing does not include sales or mixed beverage tax.

Friday-Sunday (6 hour block):  $2500 + bar guarantee & gratuity.

Monday-Thursday (6 hour block): $1000 + bar guarantee & gratuity. Non-profit discount available for weeknight bookings.


Contact Us

Please send inquiries to

Phone:  512.710.9765

Fax:  512.485.3013

 Tours of the facility available by appointment.