Barbarella Austin

Barbarella Austin is a unique Video Bar located on Red River Street in Austin, Texas. Barbarella Austin was voted Best Place to Dance for 5 years straight by DO512. The venue is described as a featuring a diverse crowd that heads to this Downtown club for a variety of themed nights, DJs and multiple dance floors.

Barbs Austin describes itself as striving to provide a vibrant and diverse atmosphere dedicated to playing dance music with integrity. That means respect for the music playing, without unnecessary scratching or mixing, and taste in the choice of music (no top 40 or homogenous techno beats). The owners say that want to give patrons a place to shake your ass “the way you do when you’re at home dancing in front of the mirror, getting ready to go out.”

Contributor: René Carson