With companies still in the thick of working remotely (a concept we love here at Delicious Digital Marketing), your countertop or even sofa might have become your everyday workplace. While we love the benefits of working remotely, being confined to your own home can sometimes lead to less productivity– especially when your bed is steps away, and your dog is at your feet waiting for your attention. That’s why our small team often carpools to coffee shops and other places in Austin to work remotely, collaborate with team members in a change of scenery, and support local businesses. While some serve coffee and beer, some do food, and some even let you bring your dog, all provide a stable working environment with excellent Wi-Fi and plenty of seating. So whether you work for a tech company or a digital marketing agency, here is our list of the best places to work remotely in Austin.
Whether you like to work early in the morning or late into the night, Wright Bros. Brew & Brew is the place for you. With various caffeinated coffee classics and over thirty craft beers on tap, you are sure to experience unique flavors with a kick to keep you working hard. In addition to the wide drink selection, they offer a range of delicious breakfast and lunch sandwiches. Brew & Brew is located right off I-35 and offers a spacious inside and outside working area with a minimalist design in a relaxing environment.
Location: 500 San Marcos Street, Suite #105
Our graphic designer’s top pick.
Greater Goods’ East Side cafe provides a light and airy atmosphere, perfect for meeting friends and coworkers. This location offers inside and outside seating with a variety of options, including benches, tables, or even a cozy little nook! They take pride in having something for everyone through their specially curated selection of coffee from around the world. Not only do they source high-quality beans from sustainable growers, but with each bag of coffee purchased, they donate to a Texas charity.
Location: 2501 East 5th at Pedernales
Our photography & videography team’s top pick.
Enjoy incredible coffee and even better views at Mozart's Coffee Roasters. Their outdoor patio overlooks Lake Austin and is the ideal place to 'work from home' during the spring or fall when the weather is nice. With ample outdoor seating, this is an excellent environment for collaborating with coworkers. Mozart's offers fine and fresh gourmet coffees from around the world– all roasted in-house! If you plan to stay awhile, take advantage of their bottomless coffee and be sure to try some tasty treats from their in-house bakery.
Location: 3825 Lake Austin Blvd.
Our website team’s top pick.
Located in the downtown area, Swedish Hill provides a casual and relaxing environment with both indoor and outdoor seating. Their extensive menu offers an exquisite collection of coffee, beer, deli goods, pastries, and more. Enjoy a made-to-order sandwich from a red-brick pizza oven with fresh local meats and cheeses if you are around for lunch. While finding parking can be a challenge on the weekends, it is the perfect place to knock out some work during the week.
Location: 1120 West Sixth Street
Our digital marketing team’s top pick.
Summerhouse is an inviting and spacious venue offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This beautifully designed restaurant includes an open kitchen, table and bar seating, and an outdoor patio surrounded by lush greenery. While it can be busy on the weekends, the covered outdoor patio offers a stellar ambiance for your weekday projects. Best of all, you don’t have to leave your dog at home! The coffee menu may be limited, but their immense food and cocktail menus make up for it. So open your laptop, snack on some chips and guac, and enjoy the scenery.
Location: 1101 Music Lane
Our traditional marketing team's top pick.
Radio Coffee & Beer is a popular place but for good reasons. With ample parking and outdoor seating, this is a great spot to set up camp and knock out a full work day. There are endless food and beverage options, from coffee, wine, and beer, to your choice of three delicious food trucks. Enjoy incredible service from their friendly staff, and even stay later into the night to listen to local live music.
Location: 4204 Manchaca Road
Our marketing strategy team's top pick.