Craft Pride

Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

61 Rainey St
Austin, Texas, 78701-4308
United States

(512) 428-5547 | map
craftprideaustin.com

Notes:
PLACE STATS
Average:
4.5
Reviews:
17
Ratings:
90
pDev:
6.89%
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Ratings by Ben7773:
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Rated by Ben7773 from Texas

4.25/5  rDev -5.6%

Aug 10, 2014
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Rated: 4 by slasich from Pennsylvania

May 16, 2020
 
Rated: 4.26 by StanleysCup from Maryland

Apr 24, 2019
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Reviewed by BillRoth from Maryland

4.5/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5
First time toRainey St and stopped at Craft Pride cuz they had Yellow Rose onTap. Happy happy.
Great place. Spoke with Sosa behind bar who took time to talk even though the bar was filling up. Good guy. Pointed me to other good stops while in Hill Country.
Outstanding selection of Texas craft beers.
All in all a very good stop, and definitely heading back next time in town
Aug 25, 2018
 
Rated: 4.54 by HeartofMiami from Florida

Apr 02, 2018
 
Rated: 4.54 by Tsar_Riga from Indiana

Nov 02, 2017
 
Rated: 4.5 by mecmd from Tennessee

Oct 28, 2017
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Reviewed by Sludgeman from District of Columbia

4.21/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4
Craft pride
Visited on a Tuesday evening. Sat at the bar inside.

V - Bright and open inside. A nice outdoor space with a pizza food truck (more later on that). Also a "to-go" store connected to the bar. Plenty of beer lovers and talk about beer without getting to geeked out. 4.25

Q - Clean and proper glassware. Quite a number of taps. Curious how long some of these beers last on tap (maybe too long). 4

Ser - Josh, behind the bar, was great. Flexible and helpful. Very knowledgeable. Ready to help newbie or master. Not a big fan of a bar holding my credit card when I want to run a tab, but I guess those are the realities when you live in a college town. 4.25

Sel - All Texas all the time on tap. I like that. No Jester King on tap which was a disappointment. But a wide variety something for everybody. Every style. Plus plenty of bottles to choose from if nothing on tap meets your needs. 4.5

F - A great "Detroit" style pizza food truck outside. A narrow but excellent selection. 4
Feb 27, 2017
 
Rated: 4.02 by Spaceman_Jer from Colorado

Jan 31, 2017
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Reviewed by NeroFiddled from Pennsylvania

4.41/5  rDev -2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5
I've looked through the reviews and there's not much else to say, just read back. It's right down the street from Banger's, which is one of my favorite places, so that's a bonus, especially as they don't serve food. It's all Texas beers, which is great if you're from out of state; and that also means they've got stuff that you won't find elsewhere. I also have to back up the positives for the service - I'm a brewer and so I know what I'm talking about, and the bartenders here are right on track with me. But they're also ahead of me in that they've really got their stuff down - ask me "Oh what's like so and so beer?" and I'll have to think about it, but they're right on it, bam bam bam! And I greatly appreciate that they're honest. That's a little bit of a Texas thing, they're straight-shooters and they'll right out tell you who's beer is better than who's. So, although I'm not particularly comfortable with their indoor space, I love it as a follow up to Banger's - mostly because they don't open until 4pm on weekdays and 1pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Jan 20, 2017
 
Rated: 4.14 by cbaz from Texas

Oct 22, 2016
 
Rated: 3.61 by dasotelo50 from Texas

Aug 28, 2016
 
Rated: 4.21 by sd123 from Georgia

Jul 01, 2016
 
Rated: 3.9 by Ryannotbryan from Texas

Jun 21, 2016
 
Rated: 4.4 by spacebear09 from Colorado

May 03, 2016
 
Rated: 4.21 by phingdong from New Hampshire

Apr 25, 2016
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Reviewed by dbannister from California

4.76/5  rDev +5.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5
Craft Pride is located off of Rainey which is roughly a 20 minute walk from the 6th street madness. This bar focuses on Texas beers and consistently has Yellow Rose on tap (if that's your thing).

The back of the bar has a nice outdoor area that has a pizza food truck with pretty darn good pizza. I actually visited this place several times during my short stay in Austin because its a great place to relax and enjoy a good beer.
Mar 30, 2016
 
Rated: 4.58 by StoutSnob40 from California

Jan 27, 2016
 
Rated: 4.18 by Hudson2508 from Texas

Jan 18, 2016
 
Rated: 4.15 by BdM from Netherlands

Dec 22, 2015
 
Rated: 4.25 by BGsWo22 from Texas

Aug 31, 2015
 
Rated: 4.93 by SergeLowpz from Texas

Aug 26, 2015
 
Rated: 4.43 by IsYoursGold from Texas

Aug 06, 2015
 
Rated: 4.34 by jbfarris from Georgia

Jul 30, 2015
 
Rated: 4.43 by Karibourgeois from Texas

Jul 23, 2015
 
Rated: 5 by Craftcraft from Texas

Jul 20, 2015
 
Rated: 4.57 by sirhc3034 from Texas

Jul 15, 2015
 
Rated: 4.5 by Bristopher89 from Texas

Jul 08, 2015
 
Rated: 4.43 by billab914 from Virginia

Jun 18, 2015
 
Rated: 4.41 by Matt141 from Texas

Jun 17, 2015
 
Rated: 4.61 by M_chav from New Mexico

Jun 10, 2015
 
Rated: 4.57 by FanbladeNoise from Arizona

May 08, 2015
 
Rated: 4.23 by ldhughes3 from Louisiana

May 06, 2015
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Reviewed by ONovoMexicano from New Mexico

3.93/5  rDev -12.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75
Dipped in here for a beer with my wife and daughter.

The selection is extensive but as an out-of-towner looking to find gems like "Yellow Rose," "Divine Reserve" and other sought after stuff, I was a bit disappointed that none of these were available (despite me finding them at other places around Austin the same week). Still, there's a beer here for every taste bud and all the beers are Texas brews, which should serve as a reminder just how much damn beer Texas has to offer.

The vibe was nice and relaxed and probably would have been even more so if we'd elected to sit out in the back, eaten some pizza and caught some live music. It was early on a Wednesday so there wasn't much going though.

Overall, a nice place to drop in and if I hadn't been with the family I'd have probably hung a while longer. Also, the mini-bottleshop is a nice touch and if I remember correctly the bottles for sale can be consumed onsite.
Apr 13, 2015
 
Rated: 4.41 by mig100 from Texas

Apr 13, 2015
 
Rated: 4.3 by nbruno27

Mar 29, 2015
 
Rated: 4.39 by Fabiand from Texas

Mar 26, 2015
 
Rated: 4.43 by mchengcit from Massachusetts

Mar 21, 2015
 
Rated: 4.23 by Deggar from Idaho

Feb 16, 2015
 
Rated: 4.27 by Patrick_Redbeard from Texas

Feb 07, 2015
Craft Pride in Austin, TX
Place rating: 4.5 out of 5 with 107 ratings