Close enough to Downtown to be cool by association, East Downtown's grittier character sets it apart from its neighbor's highly trafficked path. Worn-in hole-in-the-wall bars, casual dives, and mural adorned bodegas lend East Downtown a weathered, artistic edge. Set its nonconformist values against the serene backdrop of Lady Bird Lake, and it becomes clear why many venture out to this East Austin neighborhood.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Threadbare Trendiness In East Downtown
Be close to everything this energetic city has to offer - live music, delicious food, tasty drinks, green parks, sunny festivals, historic cemeteries and all longhorn sports. Experience Austin as a local would in one of its oldest neighborhoods."
East Downtown In the Evening
This is a great place to use as a base camp to explore Austin. So many truly Austin-y places close by, then cozy, comfortable homes to rest in."
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