A Founding Member of the Texas Association of Beverage License Services (TABLS)

La Barba Permit Service specializes in Texas liquor licenses, and we provide personalized service that you can only expect from a family owned and operated business. It’s this level of service and dedication that’s earned us a strong roster of reputable clients and repeat business.

We understand that when you’re running a business, you don’t have time to deal with bureaucracy. So we deliver fast service, strict confidentiality and flawless attention to detail. These high standards have helped us build strong, long-term relationships with clients and respect from Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) personnel. 



Clients have hired us to handle TABC licences here for more than 50 years.


Are you about to open a new bar or restaurant in the booming Austin area? We can help.


Growth of restaurants and bars in this hot area is exponential. Our newest location is ready to help.



Permits for businesses that sell alcohol and food, with the bulk of sales volume from liquor.


Permits for businesses that primarily sell food, but also offer wine, beer and spirit-based drinks.

Liquor & Convenience Stores

These permits authorize the holder to sell beer, wine and liquor for off-premise consumption.


These facilities may require a variety of permits including minibar, restaurant, catering and/or tavern permits.

Special Use Permits (SUP)

Zoning permission by a municipality to allow alcohol sales.

Alcohol Distance Variance

We help business owners apply for and attain approval for variances to alcohol distance regulations.


We can help identify and anticipate and navigate potential TABC issues before they derail your entire business.

Project Management

We oversee restaurant construction and finish-out to control costs and expedite opening.

Need Help Understanding TABC Terminology?

Use our Glossary and FAQ to educate yourself, or just contact us for help!

Some of LaBarba’s Satisfied Clients: