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The Depot District

Buddy Holly Ave, Lubbock, TX
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Good idea that nearly works

Not enough places open to really work well but some interesting bars and restaurants. Area needs... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
nickafowles
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Todmorden, United Kingdom
Sad state of affairs

There Depot district of Lubbock reminds me of countless small towns on the back roads of SC or NC... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
R M
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Savannah, Georgia
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A collection of business and historical sites in the heart of Lubbock.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Buddy Holly Ave, Lubbock, TX
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Not enough places open to really work well but some interesting bars and restaurants. Area needs tidying up a bit more

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

There Depot district of Lubbock reminds me of countless small towns on the back roads of SC or NC - except here I expected tumbleweeds to roll through. The sidewalks bricked with Buddy Holly songs were a good touch, but there's hardly anything going on...More

Thank R M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Depot District has a great deal of options to offer the folks who visiting and the folks who live in Lubbock. Excellent restaurants, Buddy Holly museum, Cactus Theater with very professional entertainment.

Thank Eddy C
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Had some time to kill in Lubbock so we strolled down the depot district the local entertainment area in Lubbock. There's lots of eateries and adult beverage establishments in the area. We sampled several business's before going to dinner.. Didn't see it all so will...More

1  Thank Ken M
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Not a whole lot going on downtown Lubbock. Can get busy at night but still a pretty scarce place to be. The party is at campus corner area.

Thank wick1979
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Had a nice dinner at Triple J. Atmosphere and service was good, food was fair. Probably won't revisit.

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

We ate at La Diosa Cellars several times during or stay in Lubbock. Live Music on weekends, excellent service, and incredible food.

Thank Steven_and_the_Girls
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Start out at the LHUCA and walk behind the building to the plaza see all the venders and artists selling their wares! The Clay House and The grafiti building and 5th and J Gallery are all there in the same area so you can stay...More

Thank June M
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Variety, and fun all in one place. a Mini- 6th street atmosphere. All ages and genres available, with entertainment and fun.

Thank Christy L
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

There are a few great little places tucked away in the Depot District. It's just a few city blocks in size. Summer nights are pleasant as there aren't too many drunk college-students underfoot. First Friday Art Trail brings that lively summer atmosphere (without as much...More

1  Thank Vivian H
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