Austin's East Side Gem

Come to the Sahara Lounge to meet interesting people, hear a wonderful diversity of live music, lounge on our outdoor patio, play billiards, drink signature cocktails, and get FREE parking.

We are a 21 and over venue unless you are with a parent or spouse.

Africa Night

Every Saturday 7PM - 2AM


Winner of the 2020 Austin Music Award for “Best On-going Residency” and the 2019 Austin Chronicle “Best Of” Nightlife Wildcard, Africa Night is a Saturday night favorite. People love the fabulous music, diverse crowd, and backyard conversations covering global politics, social concerns, personal challenges and triumphs.

Free Buffet Dinner Included with Entry

Free buffet dinner including spicy meatball stew, rice with vegetables, and vegetarian bean stew.

Doors Open at 7pm

Check our calendar to see the lineup for each Saturday.

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