Local Eats , Signature Cocktails & Live MusicEnjoy Shared Plates & Casual Classics

For an authentic Texas dining experience, stop by The Water Trough, located at Lone Star Court in Austin, Texas. With a Texas hill country-inspired style and a friendly staff, our restaurant embodies the spirit of the Lone Star State. Enjoy shared plates and mouth-watering menu items like our brisket tacos or signature burger. Whether you’re a local or just passing through Austin, our restaurant in North Austin at the Domain is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy live music, lawn games, great food, craft cocktails, and a relaxed atmosphere. 

The Water Trough is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
For your travel plans, please view our hours of operation.

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Listen & EnjoyLive Music in Austin


Live bands and daily Happy Hour every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Enjoy great food, live music, and lawn games in our spacious outdoor courtyard. We feature some of the best local and up-and-coming bands and musicians, from country to rock, blues to jazz; there's a little something for everyone at the Water Trough.

Gather AroundA Welcoming Spot For All


If you're looking for a fun night out, our lively atmosphere and signature cocktails are sure to please! And our happy hour from 4–6 p.m. makes for the perfect early start to your evening.

Pet Friendly Patios& Yappy Hour


Bring your pets and enjoy multiple events on our pet friendly patios. Stay tuned for more information about the next event at The Water Trough!



Make your way to the Lone Star Court Food Truck Court at the Domain, where we take street food to the next level with That Burger, Dosa Labs and Panitas.

Friends Toasting Drinks

Relax and Unwind

If you're looking for a spot to celebrate or gather with friends, our restaurant at the Domain offers a lively atmosphere and menu of handcrafted cocktails, beer, and wine. Unwind and start the evening early with our Happy Hour from 4—6 p.m. Whether you're celebrating a birthday, an anniversary, a promotion, or just want to catch up with friends, The Water Trough at Lone Star Court Hotel has got you covered. Grab a seat at the bar or make your way out into our courtyard and take in all The Water Trough offers.

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Find Us

Located at Lone Star Court Hotel

10901 Domain Drive Austin, Texas 78758

Hours of Operation


Monday - Friday | 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Saturday & Sunday | 6:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Daily | 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Sunday - Thursday | 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday | 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday - Thursday | 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday | 11:00 a.m. -  1:30 a.m.

Sunday - Thursday | 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday | 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

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