The coolest shops in East Austin

The coolest shops in East Austin

Located just a couple of miles from Downtown, East Austin has become one of Austin's most popular Neighborhoods. What used to be a low-income area has recently made the Forbes list of "America's Best Hipster Neighborhoods". East Austin is now home to artists, musicians and local businesses alike.

  1. Take Heart

    Located next to The Blue Dahlia, one of Austin’s brilliant bistros, Take Heart contributes to East 11th Street’s cozy flow with its inviting atmosphere and inspiring decor. Its floor to ceiling windows cast an alluring light on…

    1111 East 11th Street, 78702 Austin

  2. Farewell Books

    You could easily float down East Cesar Chavez Street without noticing Farewell Books and its collective of friendly folk - its exterior façade blends in with the neighborhood, camouflaging the gems within. Formally known as Domy…

    913 E Cesar Chavez St, 78702 Austin

  3. Las Cruxes

    Housed within the cozy collective of Farewell Books, Las Cruxes adds to the warmth created by coffee, books and art. Through its careful curation, the concept store and gallery tells the story of a world traveller with a creative…

    913 E Cesar Chavez St , 78702 Austin

  4. Switched On

    It would be easy to overlook the unique treasures and patient souls housed beyond the paint-patched walls of Switched On’s audio arcadia. But inside, an incredible and ever-rotating collection of rare vintage wonders including an…

    2400 E Cesar Chavez St #200 , 78702 Austin

  5. East Austin Succulents

    On a spacious lot in East Austin, an authentic outdoor shopping experience like none other unites cultivation, curiosity and commerce in a most wonderful way. Beyond their inviting wooden doors, East Austin Succulents (and their…

    801 Tillery St , 78702 Austin

  6. Traveller Denim Co.

    The idea for Traveller Denim Co. began on a cocktail napkin in a staple east Austin lounge, when founders Selenia Rios, Eric Untersee and Tony Brummer sought to create sturdy garments that could take a beating and look good doing…

    1403 Chestnut Ave, 78702 Austin

  7. Charm School Vintage

    It would seem, in Austin’s East Side at least, that “Charm School” has moved away from the rules of refinement and embracing finer freedoms. East Street’s Charm School Vintage beams with a trove of gypsy treasures. Owner Shari…

    1111 E. 11th Street, 78702 Austin

  8. Olive

    Located along the hip happenings of East 11th Street, Olive’s sweet sunlit space greets you with a plethora of gorgeous goods. A reflection of photographer and stylist Laura Uhlir’s aesthetic, Olive’s airy, pleasant and subtly…

    1200 E. 11th Street, #101, 78702 Austin

  9. Solid Gold

    Solid Gold and Busy Being have fused their two shops seamlessly to create one cozy and creative space for exploration. Run by the lovely Katie Friedman, Solid Gold’s airy light-filled space displays a carefully curated collection…

    1601 E 5th St #102 , 78702 Austin

  10. Friends & Neighbors

    Aptly named after the ambience it creates, Friends & Neighbors has quickly become an Austin favorite and East Cesar Chavez go-to. Set in a cleverly converted bungalow, Friends & Neighbors hosts many marvelous things, including a…

    2614 E. Cesar Chavez St , 78702 Austin