Samantha’s Guidebook

Samantha
Samantha’s Guidebook

Coffee Shops

coffee, baked goods, delicious eggs and fun outdoor seating inside an old bus
27 locals raden deze aan
Davis Street Espresso
819 West Davis Street
27 locals raden deze aan
coffee, baked goods, delicious eggs and fun outdoor seating inside an old bus

Breakfast & Brunch

lovely outdoor seating and a walk-up bar, everything’s good
52 locals raden deze aan
Oddfellows
316 West 7th Street
52 locals raden deze aan
lovely outdoor seating and a walk-up bar, everything’s good
an Austin transplant that’s become a local favorite, order the Frontera Fundido
12 locals raden deze aan
Tacodeli
1878 Sylvan Ave
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an Austin transplant that’s become a local favorite, order the Frontera Fundido

Vegetarian & Vegan

Texas smoothie chain that offers vegan grab-and-go meals, get the Julio Verde smoothie
JuiceLand
1888 Sylvan Ave
Texas smoothie chain that offers vegan grab-and-go meals, get the Julio Verde smoothie

Casual Dining

most famous traditional street tacos around, to-go orders only, cash only, long waits, but it’s worth it
26 locals raden deze aan
Taqueria El Si Hay
26 locals raden deze aan
most famous traditional street tacos around, to-go orders only, cash only, long waits, but it’s worth it

Upscale Dining

locally-sourced American dishes cooked on a wood-fire grill
18 locals raden deze aan
Stock & Barrel
316 West Davis Street
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locally-sourced American dishes cooked on a wood-fire grill
cozy atmosphere and French fare with classy cocktails and a large wine list
31 locals raden deze aan
Boulevardier
408 North Bishop Avenue
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cozy atmosphere and French fare with classy cocktails and a large wine list
good pizza and even better atmosphere, start with the truffle cheese bread
64 locals raden deze aan
Eno's Pizza Tavern
407 North Bishop Avenue
64 locals raden deze aan
good pizza and even better atmosphere, start with the truffle cheese bread

Bars & Hangouts

quirky bookstore and bar with author readings and live music
48 locals raden deze aan
The Wild Detectives
314 West Eighth Street
48 locals raden deze aan
quirky bookstore and bar with author readings and live music
famous and adorable Bishop Arts pie shop, order a slice of “Lord of the Pies”
43 locals raden deze aan
Emporium Pies
314 North Bishop Avenue
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famous and adorable Bishop Arts pie shop, order a slice of “Lord of the Pies”

Things to Do

This paved trail is easily accessible from the guest house. It can be found on the map included here. To access it, turn right on Shady Lane coming out of our driveway. Walk to the corner and turn left on Eastus. Follow Eastus all the way down the hill and you’ll see the trail across the street. Follow it in either direction, but know that it’s not yet looped, so you’ll have to turn around to get home.
Coombs Creek Trail
This paved trail is easily accessible from the guest house. It can be found on the map included here. To access it, turn right on Shady Lane coming out of our driveway. Walk to the corner and turn left on Eastus. Follow Eastus all the way down the hill and you’ll see the trail across the street. Follow it in either direction, but know that it’s not yet looped, so you’ll have to turn around to get home.
The Dallas Streetcar line runs between Union Station in Downtown Dallas and the Bishop Arts District. It runs daily between 5:30 a.m. and midnight with trains operating every 20 minutes. It’s free of charge to ride. To get on at the Bishop Arts District, navigate to “The Local Oak” and park either along the street or in the large garage near the streetcar stop. Get off at Union Station to be within walking distance of Pioneer Plaza and the Sixth Floor Museum. You can locate the streetcar on our map included here.
Beckley Stop
The Dallas Streetcar line runs between Union Station in Downtown Dallas and the Bishop Arts District. It runs daily between 5:30 a.m. and midnight with trains operating every 20 minutes. It’s free of charge to ride. To get on at the Bishop Arts District, navigate to “The Local Oak” and park either along the street or in the large garage near the streetcar stop. Get off at Union Station to be within walking distance of Pioneer Plaza and the Sixth Floor Museum. You can locate the streetcar on our map included here.
a Dallas must-see, beautiful park on an overpass, lined with food trucks
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Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway
405 locals raden deze aan
a Dallas must-see, beautiful park on an overpass, lined with food trucks