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Address: South Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
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512-441-2444
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Street lined with lots of great restaurants.

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Austin Capitol Segway Tour

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Great Shopping!!!

Lots of great shopping and food. Torchy's Tacos is a must! My sister and I found several great t-shirt spots.

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The shops in this area need to update their merchandise. I have never seen so many socks in my life. Almost every store had those overpriced, ugly socks! The clothing prices were extremely high for the quality. We left after 2 hours, which included time for having lunch!

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots of great shopping and food. Torchy's Tacos is a must! My sister and I found several great t-shirt spots.

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Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The SoCo area is filled with great food, a cool vibe and interesting shops. We enjoyed walking around and poking around in the shops. There are plenty of great restaurants to stop at for a drink or meal along the way. I recommend taking an ice cream break as you explore.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This area is well known for its individual, eclectic shops all very welcoming and quirky. We thoroughly enjoyed the mix of shops , Street artists singing and eateries.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There are so many people up and down the street great place to people watch. There are many places to stop and eat and drink. I didn't do any shopping but there are options.

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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a must if you are in Austin. I would recommend taking the time to visit. Wear comfortable shoes.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was surprised by the average to poor quality of the goods offered in the stores. Very ordinary and disappointing.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice area and lots to do...great shops, food and atmosphere! Really had a good time and got to stop in at the Continental Club

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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

See the Capitol a mile and a half away, and see lots of Austin walking by you. A dozen delicious places to eat, and interesting shops, street musicians and a feel for the city.

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Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is such a fun and eclectic area of Austin! So many unique little shops and eateries. Second hand vintage clothing, to boots, to costumes, to general store items. Gueros has great Mexican food, Torchys tacos is here now, and Hopdoddys, plus so many more! The Continental Club is a great hole in the wall bar with live music onstage.... More 

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