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Address: 1600 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-3522
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+1 512-445-6308
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09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 19:00
Wed 09:00 - 18:00
Thu - Fri 09:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Trendy Austin area south of Congress Avenue.

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Fun and Eclectic

Loved the variety of options from high end to quirky vintage to trading post shops. I am in love with Kendra Scott jewelry!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 June 2015
Nanette T
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Winchester, VA
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Winchester, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Loved the variety of options from high end to quirky vintage to trading post shops. I am in love with Kendra Scott jewelry!

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Austin, United States
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148 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

SoCo is a must. Vintage to high end shops, mostly funky. 'Lucy in the Sky' is a must. Extraordinary costumes to rent. Everything is there. Kendra Scott there too. A terrific piece of Austin. However the parking is awful and it's 'back in' parking.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

There are so many "yuppie" type places and they are interspersed with places where many homeless people wander. The city has not taken the plight and the needs of the homeless seriously enough. Providing better "day care" centers with food, serives, classes, showers, benefits, for the homeless would help "clean up" this area. We were uncomfortable in this area of... More 

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

The SoCo District is a unique, fun place to spend an evening. The street is lined with shops and restaurants and food trucks. We ate at a wonderful Mexican restaurant, but it was a hard decision on where to eat. The food trucks look very inviting and smell divine. There are boutiques, specialty stores and oddity shops all up and... More 

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northbrook, il
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

Visit here every time I am in Austin, which is a few times a year. Love the stores and looking at the people. Great restaurants! Can't wait to come back and visit again.

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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

We loved this area - food, shopping, music, people-watching - seems like we eventually gravitated to SoCo every day, and especially every night. Love this whole vibe - did I say fun?

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Bethesda, Maryland
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

One of my favorite places to hang out. Good food, cute shops, funky atmosphere. Makes for a nice afternoon out.

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Thank Deb S
worcester, ma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

nice place to spend an afternoon. plan on walking! Some pricey stores, but good food and interesting shops

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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

I reviewed this while listed as a different location. But overall, this is one of my favorite places to go shopping or just walk around. The variety of food and shops is hard to beat with any other area of town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

There are lots of shops and places to eat - be prepared to wait in line at the better known eateries. Interesting shops.

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Thank Sarah B

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