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Mystery Monday!

Uncle Jim’s Country Jam!

Don’t miss out on all the fun every Monday from 7-10pm with Christine Albert, David Carroll a monthly guest and weekly mystery! All are welcome!

Join us every first and last Sunday with Jim Stringer and his famous cast of musical charters jammin’ your favorite country, folk and classic rock jams from 6:30 to 9:30 at El Mercado South! All are welcome!

If you’re in the mood for some delicious El Mercado but don’t want to brave the traffic or face the weather, check out EOI!

Elmer seeks Managers!

Are you a kick-ass manager? Do you have at least 2 years in big-box retail or service industry management experience? Do you have a passion for customer service and a solid South Austin vibe? Love live music and local culture?

ELMER WANTS YOU! (send a cover letter and resume, be original!)

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 “We are very excited to have Christine and Chris back with their all star band for Valentines’ day 2015 and the launch of our brand new venue located in the rear of our south location! This year will be much more simple than the last few years where we will have general admission tickets at $25 plus tax and you may come and go as well as sit where you please! We WILL have our most popular special menu items for your dining pleasure in addition to our full regular menu! If you would like to treat yourself or your special someone to champagne we will have our house as well as a high end option by the glass or bottle. 

On purchasing tickets; It’s simple! Either head in to our south location at 1302 South 1st Street or email Nate@elmercadorestaurant.com if you wish to pay via credit card and can not make it in person. If emailing please include the number of tickets you would like and we will reply with a receipt from your CC as well as the voucher to print for your entry. If you attend the location in person we will print your tickets right there (please do not lose your tickets as this will gain your entry!). 


-What do I get with my $25 ticket purchase

A: This is a general admission ticket. Seating is ‘community style’ and there is plenty of it! 

-Do you have ‘VIP’ tickets available this year?

A: We do have limited reserved seating for tables of 4 for $150. This is directly in front of the stage and next to the dance floor.

-Will there be a dance floor?

A:YES! There is a dance floor with plenty of room for multiple couples to enjoy!

-Will this be in the new venue?

A: YES! We are excited to unveil our new LARGE and state of the art venue!

-Can I save seats for my friends that have not yet arrived?

A: If you book your large party all at once we have the option to section off your seating when the tickets are paid! 

-Is there more seating this year than previous years?

A: YES! In addition to the reserved tables and the band/guests tables as well as the dance floor there is almost double the seating!

-Can my friends and guests sit together in a large table? 

A: YES! Just arrive together and choose the section of seats you want! These are general seating and there isn’t really a bad seat in the house! 

-May I purchase tickets for myself as well as others?

A: Yes! Just let us know how many guests and we will provide you with multiple tickets to give your guests! 

-Is there a food or beverage purchase minimum?

A: NO! Once you have purchased your ticket you are free to eat/drink as much or as little as you wish! 

 Any other questions just EMAIL NATE@elmercadorestaurant.com and we will get right back to you. Our goal is to make this year simple, hassle free and for everyone to enjoy the show without worrying about getting a good seat or what they want to eat. Enjoy our full regular menu, our special V-Day venue, our full regular bar or our special drinks and deserts as you see fit! We look forward to seeing you all as we are sure this will be the best night yet!