Here are 36 of the best Austin tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Alex Asad – Austin, Texas
Ben Haynes – Austin, Texas
Golden Age Tattoo
Address: 2008 Fortview Rd, Austin, Texas 78704
Phone: (512) 666-1923
Tattoo Profile: We are a high quality art and tattoo studio in South Austin.
Little Pricks Tattoo
Address: 11815 FM Rd 620 N Ste 6, Austin, TX 78750
Phone: (512) 502-4591
Tattoo Profile: A reputable Austin, TX, tattoo parlor can make sure you get the ink you want. If you are interested in tattoos, come to Little Pricks Tattoo Studio to explore your options. Our staff is highly experienced and truly cares about your safety throughout the process. You can count on us for talent, as the owner of our Austin, TX, shop was featured as a celebrity artist on Best Ink.
Chris Carlton – Austin, Texas
Address: 11657 Research Boulevard #105, Austin, TX 78759
Phone: (512) 707-6966
Tattoo Profile: Our artists have a wide range of expertise, all with their own unique style that features everything from classic tattoos to Japanese to realistic. Each artist is also highly skilled in all types of tattoo design from basic to over-the-top custom designs.
Address: 1618 East 6th Street, Austin, TX 78702
Phone: (512) 474-1975
Art Realm Tattoo
Address: 1806 W Anderson Ln, Austin, TX 78757
Phone: (512) 373-3694
Tattoo Profile: Art Realm Tattoo is an Austin tattoo studio and art gallery. The award-winning owners have more than 25 years of combined experience in the industry, and will work with clients on creating custom tattoos based on reference designs, existing materials, or new ideas. The studio rotates its fine art display every few months, and hosts celebrations of new displays where visitors can chat with the artists.
Mark Strong – Austin, Texas
Chris Trevino’s Perfection Tattoo
Address: 4205 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78751
Phone: (512) 453-2089
Tattoo Profile: We have artists who excel in absolutely the finest Japanese Traditional style of tattooing. Plus we can tattoo pretty much anything you can dream up. We work by appointment but also take walk-ins, and are happy to work with the art you bring with you. Sorry, we don’t do piercings.
Address: 2604 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705
Phone: (512) 476-7656
Tattoo Profile: Custom & walk-in tattoo shop since 2001.
Address: 1309 East 4th Street, Austin, TX 78702
Phone: (512) 851-8288
Tattoo Profile: Custom and walk-in shop located at on South Lamar Blvd. in Austin, TX.
Affinity Tattoo & Piercing
Address: 513 East 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 476-4596
Tattoo Profile: On Austin’s Famous 6th Street, our knowledgeable, friendly staff are dedicated to providing the absolute highest quality service to each and every person that steps foot through our door for tattoo and body piercing services.
Shaman Modifications Tattoo & Body Piercing
Address: 1601 East Cesar Chavez Street #106, Austin, TX 78702
Phone: (512) 981-6637
Tattoo Profile: Shaman Modifications offers custom award winning artwork, tattoo work and body piercing. We are not your ordinary tattoo shop, we are a tattoo studio who aims to exceed all your expectations and help with your body’s journey to the new you. At Shaman Modifications we pride ourselves on not only being creative, knowledgeable, safety conscious and technically skilled artists but also friendly people who are aware of the importance of customer service and return clientele.
Douglas Billion – Austin, Texas
Jonathan Fiore – Austin, Texas
Erik Axel Brunt – Austin, Texas
Karina Figueroa – Austin, Texas
Tattoo Styles: Traditional, Neo Traditional, Full Color, Lettering, Cover Ups, Black & Grey, Floral, Henna Paisley
Justin Taylor Brooks – Austin, Texas
Atomic Tattoo & Body Piercing
Address: 8401 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78757
Phone: (512) 458-9693
strong>Tattoo Profile: Family owned and operated for more than 20 years, Atomic Tattoo & Body Piercing is Austin’s go-to for high quality tattoos in a friendly and clean environment. We specialize in every kind of tattoo style available including (but not limited to) traditional, Japanese, tribal, portraits, and new or old school designs.
Ben DiPietro – Austin, Texas
Christopher Hedlund – Austin, Texas
Tattoo Styles: Color, Illustration, Neo-Traditional, Neo-Japanese, Watercolor
Tattoo Profile: Tattoo artist serving the Austin, Lakeline, Round Rock, Pfluegerville, and Cedar Park Texas area.
True Blue Tattoo and Body Piercing
Address: 607 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 472-2783
Tattoo Profile: True Blue Tattoo’s artists specialize in custom tattoos even though its location makes it a premiere street shop that caters to walk-in clients. The large number of artists makes it easy to find one that you fancy. Their staff is not revolving like most other tattoo shops. They have been working there together for 10 years and strive to make the customer feel comfortable and welcome.
Benjamin Barreto – Austin, Texas
Deana Sprague – Austin, Texas
Annie Alonzi – Austin, Texas
Rock of Ages Tattoo
Address: 2310 South Lamar Blvd. #105, Austin, TX 78704
Phone: (512) 804-1213
Tattoo Profile: Austins best tattoo shop. Come by and see, our work speaks for itself.
Tony Hundahl – Austin, Texas
Address: 1313 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704
Phone: (512) 444-1313
Tattoo Profile: Southside Tattoo on South Congress is known most for the shop’s incredible versatility and friendly customer service. With the tattoo artists’ collective wealth of talent, Southside Tattoo can produce any style, from old school and new school to realism, even reproducing classic paintings on flesh. They strive to make each tattoo a unique piece that flatters the wearer and ages gracefully.
Address: 200 E Live Oak St Ste 2-B, Austin, TX 78704
Phone: (512) 462-4678
Tattoo Profile: Zulu Tattoo is a place where tolerance and creativity thrive. Our goal is to provide you with a unique custom design. We encourage you to get involved in the creation of your design as we work together to bring that which is within you to the surface. Zulu Tattoo has been creating unique and custom designs since 1990.
Craig Sheets – Austin, Texas
Triple Crown Tattoo Parlour
Address: 1157 Chicon St, Austin, TX 78702
Phone: (512) 524-1447
Tattoo Profile: All-custom tattooing in a relaxed East Austin gallery setting by nice and fascinating dudes.
Address: 310 West 17th St, Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 708-1117
Tattoo Profile: Custom tattoo designs. Large scale compositions of all styles. Portraits. Low key private atmosphere.
James Hall – Austin, Texas
Address: 5128 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas 78756
Phone: (512) 453-9465
Tattoo Profile: Looking for a top Austin, TX Tattoo and Piercing Shop? Look no further and make an appointment at Platinum Ink. Our talented artists/piercers will ensure that you are completely satisfied with your experience.
Chris Olaf Bryan – Austin, Texas
Austin, Texas has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Affinity Tattoo & Piercing, Shaman Modifications Tattoo & Body Piercing, True Blue Tattoo & Body Piercing, Resurrection Tattoo, and Atomic Tattoo, Austin is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 821,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 95 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Austin. Google Places lists 229 different tattoo shops in the Austin area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan