This month, we’re spotlighting the Bouldin Creek Neighborhood of Austin, Texas. This week, we’ll explore some of the dining and shopping options in this area just south of downtown and Lady Bird Lake.
Freddie’s Place is a great place to get beers and burgers with friends or family. They’ve got a huge outdoor area shaded by a enormous Live Oak with a playscape for the kids to play on, as well as a smaller inside dining area. Happy hour specials, as well as specials on thirst-quenchers when it gets too hot or too cold, make an afternoon or night out at Freddie’s very economical. Try their burger with Pepper Jack cheese, guacamole and bacon, you’ll feel like you’ve died and gone to heaven!
Bouldin Creek Cafe is popular with Bouldinites who are looking for a great cup of Joe, delicious foods with vegan and gluten-free options, and a place to soak up the amazing Texas Sunshine while people watching on South First. They are especially famous for their breakfast and fresh-squeezed Orange Juice.
The Soup Peddler’s motto, Soup is Love, is evident in every bowl of delectable soup they serve up. Their original location is on West Mary at South First, and you can go by and pick up some soup, or even have it delivered!
Looking for unique music in an environment where the clerks really know their stuff? End of an Ear Records on South First Street makes it easy to find what you’re looking for with their carefully organized and labelled selection, at prices often lower than you’d expect.
Trying to find a one-of-a-kind vintage treasure? Flashback Vintage Clothing should be your destination! This adorable house has been converted into a store whose rooms are jam-packed with vintage clothing from the 1930’s to the 1960’s. You are guaranteed to have a fun time when you step into the time machine that is Flashback!
Schatzelein is the place to go whether you’re in the market for a gift for that special someone or a pick-me-up for yourself. They have a marvelous selection of handmade jewelry for both men and women, with many pieces under $100.
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