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Congress Avenue

Congress Avenue, from First to 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701
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Congress Avenue, from First to 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice experience. Take in the shops and boutiques for the full experience, Pose by one of the several iconic murals for a selfie or picture. Great shopping. Nice food places, including a trailer food court. Good way to kill a few hours and take...More

1  Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Boutiques, restaurants, taco shops, art and food stalls, and plenty of people out and about to make it fun. We enjoyed strolling here a couple of times before and after meals at restaurants located here. There's a mix of people, and plenty of food and...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great place to watch the bats and the sunset, walking distance to the music district on 6th street with great downtown restaurants

Thank Zippid1999
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Located in the center of downtown Austin, CONGRESS STREET, a ten block long strip between Cesar Chavez (1st Street) and 11th Street, offers the most spectacular view of the state’s capitol building. A stroll along Congress Street with its juxtaposition of older historic buildings with...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I love the stroll through this piece of Congress. Laid back, being able to see the Capital, can meet "Keep Austin Weird" characters... Peaceful and attractive, for some reason, to my soul...

Thank Gee2011
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This main street from the Congress bridge housing Mexican free-tail bats below- a tourist attraction up hill to the State Capital building is worth noting on a trip to Austin.

Thank lovlie
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stayed at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel at 701 Congress (separate review) for a 2 day trip to Austin. From the hotel, we walked the 5 blocks North to the Capitol and the 7 blocks South to Lady Bird Lake. Congress Avenue truly reflects...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of great places to eat, fun quirky local shops, and overall fun. Good way to walk off all the good food you will eat in Austin.

Thank Okiemom61777
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This street is full of life. It's a great place to walk around. There are places go eat and drink along the way.

Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This place is awesome! if you are in from out of town I definitely recommend you to take a stroll down SOCO

Thank Rosa A
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Jami L
We are going to Austin in December and have no clue as to where to stay. We have heard alot about Congress ave. Is there a good hotel to recommend on Congress Avenue or near there.
19 November 2016|
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Response from ReneeModern | Reviewed this property |
The Radisson Hotel is a good place to stay its near downtown.Was this Helpful?
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Frances H
Store that sells sunglasses, prescription glasses -name & phone number. Address: South Congress @ Riverside
21 December 2014|
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Response from golem67 | Reviewed this property |
Would not know not what we were interested in then!
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