Welcome to Austin’s newest outdoor restaurant hot spot. Tell your friends to meet you in the yard, the backYARD, that is. Gather with friends or bring a whole party downtown and sample killer live music, lawn games, creative food truck fare and beer garden-style seating in an atmosphere that’s anything but ordinary.

Orange Taco

Bar & Snacks

When you come to backYARD at Waller Creek, know that it’s time to bring a Texas-sized appetite. Our menu features Texas-style cuisine made with local ingredients, house rubs and spices – made from Chef Thad Crennen’s garden at Sheraton Austin, plus craft cocktails and craft brews. We’re dishing up some of your favorites for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, plus our signature live music brunch on Sundays.

White Taco

Live Music & Events

Blog all About It

Check out the latest news from backYARD Bar and restaurant at the Sheraton Austin hotel in downtown Austin, Texas. Our full-service restaurant and event venue offers one of the city’s best places for live music and local events.

Restaurants near ACL Festival
October 10, 2018

It’s nearly time for one of the nation’s standout music festivals: the Austin City Limits Music Festival over in Zilker Park. Here at backYARD at Waller...

Group Dining & Lodging at BackYARD Austin
September 19, 2018

Here at backYARD at Waller Creek, every night’s a party, what with the relaxed al fresco ambience, the soul-nourishing Texas fare and libations, and the regular...

Stay Over

If you’re visiting Austin for the weekend or just for the evening, there’s no better place to stay than the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol, conveniently located on the grounds of backYARD Bar. Our 367-room hotel offers spacious, modern accommodations and genuine service in the heart of downtown Austin, Texas.