Backyard in the Evening

Conveniently located in central Austin, Brentwood Social House is a cozy house converted into a charming, family-friendly neighborhood cafe. Brentwood Social House space is great for family-friendly gatherings, birthday parties, rehearsal dinners, intimate weddings, fundraising events, corporate events, or film screenings.

A bright indoor dining room with a large wooden table, chairs, and wall-mounted planters.A cozy indoor waiting area with eclectic seating, plants, and colorful string lights.An outdoor play area illuminated by string lights at dusk, featuring a wooden playset.A bright indoor dining room with a large wooden table, chairs, and wall-mounted planters.A spacious indoor dining area adorned with children's artwork and multiple wooden tables.An outdoor recreational space with seating, play structures, and protective canopies.An interior view of a cafe with a blue service counter, merchandise shelves, and seating.

Brentwood Social House exudes a nostalgic and cozy atmosphere, making it the perfect venue for events seeking comfort and uniqueness

The Brentwood Social House space is great for:

  • Family-friendly gatherings

  • Birthday parties

  • Rehearsal dinners

  • Intimate weddings

  • Fundraising events

  • Corporate event hosting

  • Employee appreciation parties

  • Film screenings

  • Holiday party space

  • SXSW And ACL event venue

  • Experiential marketing space


With three distinct rooms inside, the venue offers a versatile space for gatherings. The main room comfortably seats around 30 guests, accommodating various seating arrangements for business meetings or group events. A smaller side room seats approximately 12 guests, while the "family" room, catering to families with children, accommodates 16-20 guests and provides a playful environment with a play kitchen, books, and toys.

In addition to the indoor spaces, the fenced-in backyard is a true gem of the venue. The covered patio area with tables and chairs provides an outdoor setting for guests to relax and enjoy the fresh air. Throughout the backyard, you'll find various seating vignettes, creating intimate nooks for conversations and connections. Kids will delight in the wooden ship playscape, allowing them to embark on exciting adventures while the adults socialize and unwind.


Monday-ThursdayFriday | Saturday | Sunday
(with 2-hour minimum)
(with 2-hour minimum)
Monday & Tuesday
3:30 pm to 10:30 pm
6:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Wednesday & Thursday
6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

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Evening Event Rental Details

  • Capacity | | Total indoor capacity is 99 guests. Indoors, we offer one large main room (seats approximately 25-27), an intimate smaller room (seats approximately 12), and another larger room (seats approximately 16-20), plus standing room. All rooms have tables and chairs that you can move around to accommodate your seating needs. Total outdoor capacity is approximately 40 guests.

  • Catering/Alcohol | You are welcome to BYO food and/or use an off-site caterer. Off-site caterers will not have access to our kitchen equipment. If you bring in alcohol, you must follow the TABC rules and regulations while on the premises.

  • Timing | There is a 2-hour rental minimum. Setup and cleanup must be completed within the hours you have booked. You are welcome to book an additional hour for 30 minutes of setup before and 30 minutes of cleanup after. Set up could begin as early as 6:00 pm with clean up ending by 11:00 pm.

  • Music/Outdoor Sound | We have an internal sound system that you can plug into for customized music. All outdoor music/sound must be kept below 75 decibels and to cease no later than 10:00 pm on Friday and Saturday and 9:00 pm Sunday through Thursday. Live music or DJs are permitted INSIDE only. The main dining room features a designated stage area for presentations or performances. We can provide speakers and a microphone upon request.

  • Decorations | You may bring in your own decor, however, we ask that the space be returned to its original condition upon completion of the event with ALL decor removed, chairs/tables back in place, and trash picked up. Please do not use any decor that would cause permanent damage to the building or is hard to clean up, including staples, glue, tape, confetti, glitter, sand, or bubble machines.

  • Clean Up | All food and beverage debris, decoration supplies, and other trash must be picked up, bagged and removed from the property

  • Parking/Accessibility | | The venue is handicap accessible with one handicapped parking spot at the entrance. We have a parking lot and plenty of neighborhood street parking.

  • Payment | The full rental fee is due at the time of booking.

  • Cancellation Policy

    • Cancellations 30 days in advance will receive a full refund.

    • Cancellations 30 days to 7 days in advance will receive a 50% refund.

    • Cancellations for events starting within 7 days are non-refundable.

    • Event date of a confirmed booking can be changed to another date within 1 month from the original date, at no cost.


blueprint of the inside event space layout


blueprint of the outside event space layout