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Railroad Blues

504 W Holland Ave, Alpine, TX 79830-5911
+1 432-837-3103
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Great place to see a band and have a beer

Went there during the Big Bend music festival but there are bands playing everywhere all through... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Lionel P
Sartoga Springs
via mobile
Fun venue with great music!

This was a great venue to hear some fun bands during Viva Big Bend. Two bars, pool tables, lots of... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
Kara B
Spicewood, Texas, United States
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7 Sep 2017
“Great place to see a band and have a beer”
8 Aug 2016
“Fun venue with great music!”
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504 W Holland Ave, Alpine, TX 79830-5911
+1 432-837-3103

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Went there during the Big Bend music festival but there are bands playing everywhere all through the Big Bend area in several towns. The music is great and the beer is cheap. Saw a great all-female band out of Austin Texas followed by a real...More

Thank Lionel P
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This was a great venue to hear some fun bands during Viva Big Bend. Two bars, pool tables, lots of tables, fun atmosphere. I only saw one of each bathroom, which I don't understand, but as crowded as it was, it didn't seem to be...More

1  Thank Kara B
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The live music is fun. They have outdoor fireplaces. Lots of two steppers. Pool tables and dart board. $10 cover for live music. Guinness on tap!

1  Thank DKMommy
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We got there at 4 when it opened since there was nothing else in town to do with the cold weather and snow. Cute place and great selection of beers with a bunch of IPA's as well as local. While in alpine need to stop...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 20 September 2015

A very nice place where you can drink a great Texan beer while you listen to good rock-blues music. Also people are great. In addiction, you can play pool with nice people that you'll know there.

Thank Viaggio_vedo_mangio
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Railroad Blues has a great vibe to it. It's just about the perfect bar with a good selection of beverages, great music, and some of the nicest folks you'd care to meet. The night we visited, a fire was blazing outside in the giant fire...More

3  Thank K K
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Billing itself at the World Famous Wine and Beer Tourist Trap, I had to stop by and visit. Very unique décor, juke box was playing heavenly country music. Room with pool tables, stage and lots of pictures of people who had played there. Beer special...More

7  Thank sterri1955
Reviewed 8 April 2014

On a recent visit to Alpine, TX, we spent a Wednesday evening at this establishment. Most of our group of eight planned to depart Alpine early the nest morning; so we made it an early evening. Beers were good and cold. No live music, but...More

5  Thank Travel_Texans
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Visited during a music festival, and the atmosphere is what you want about a bar with blues, or country music.

4  Thank mike m
Reviewed 27 May 2013

If in Alpine, this is the place not to be missed. It is different, and I guess where real Texans come for good music and good beer... bar selection was quite surprising and very good. beers you never heard of...but good...good people watching

3  Thank mtitetnlt
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