With a slower pace than downtown—but only a short bike ride away—this delightfully diverse area of kind folks and hip businesses is also growing into one of Austin’s favorite places to hang out. Find grocery stores and plenty of shopping and dining, all with a laid-back, neighborhood feel. And it’s surrounded by major roadways on all sides for easy access. Main thoroughfare Burnet Road sports cool basics, specialty shops and vintage furniture and clothing stores aplenty. With lots of charming residential neighborhoods like Rosedale, Allendale, Hyde Park, Brentwood and Crestview, you’ll enjoy this eclectic, expanding area.
Bridging central, north, and west Austin, this district hold its own with a balanced blend of unusual retail stores, endless cuisine options, and some of the cities favorite entertainment venues.
An area most commonly known for its large population of students, this district fuses youthful energy with long established neighborhoods, and has also seen recent development.