The City: Far West 6th Street

Explore Far West 6th Street in Austin

Neighborhood/ District West Austin:  West 6th from Lamar Blvd and West 5th St from Lamar Blvd to W Lynn St. Just across S Lamar. More upscale and calmer section of W 6th St

Don’t Miss: Better Half, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Waterloo Records, Bar Peached, Night Cap, Love Cycling, Black Swan Yoga, Swedish Hill and Lins Asian Bar and Dim Sum

Superlative: Most likely to be a cool aunt

What to expect: Cocktails, garden tables, happy hour, dim sum, yoga, arty Galleries 

Vibe: Casual Friday all day every day

Places to Visit: Waterloo Records, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Swedish Hill Bakery, Peached Tortilla, Night Cap, Lin’s Noodle Bar, Love Cycling, Workman Gallery, West Chelsea Contemporary, Outdoor Voices

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The Basics


  1. Swedish Hill
  2. Nate’s Baked Goods and Coffee

Daytime Activities


  1. El Arroyo
  2. Clarks Oyster Bar

Date Destinations


  1. Better Half
  2. Bar Peached

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