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The Far Out Lounge was opened in 2019 by Bay Anthon and Pedro Carvalho. Located at 8504 South Congress, the bar and music venue celebrate the history of old Austin. Using part of the original bar that opened at this location in 1908, The Far Out Lounge offers cold drinks and good food, along with live music and other special events. Voted Best New Venue at the Austin Music Awards 2020. Winner in the Austin Chronicle "Best of Austin" Critic's Poll 2019.