You're staying with The Guild; you must love exploring! Here are our #guildpicks for the best things to do in West Austin. Prefer a guided tour instead? Check out this walkable tour we created with Sidewalk just for you.
- food -
Clark's Oyster Bar
Walkability: 8min | 1200 W 6th St, 78703 Seafood Restaurant | Website Upscale-casual seafood spot with an open kitchen, marble-topped bar, plus indoor & outdoor seating.
Walkability: 7min | 807 W 6th St, 78703 Hamburger Restaurant | Website Classic Austin, family-friendly & known for burgers & malts since 1939.
Walton's Fancy & Staple
Walkability: 10min | 609 W 6th St, 78701 Deli & Cafe | Website Brick-walled bakery, deli & flower shop with a rustic-chic interior & a variety of gifts.
- drinks -
Austin Ale House
Walkability: 14min | 301 W 6th St, 78701 Gastropub | Website Vibrant late-night hangout features microbrews on tap, nightly live music & seasonal, organic fare
Mean Eyed Cat
Walkability: 15min | 1621 W 5th St, 78703 Bar | Website Beer & wine only at this down-home haunt with a patio where Johnny tunes play in the background.
Walkability: 11min | 600 W 6th St, 78701 Bar | Website Relaxed, modern watering hole with Jenga, craft beer & 2 patios for people-watching.
- shops -
Walkability: 5min | 603 N Lamar Blvd, 78703 Book Store | Website Large, locally owned bookstore with regular readings plus coffee bar & quirky gift items for sale.
Walkability: 4min | 600 N Lamar Blvd, 78703 Music Store | Website Longtime hot spot with in-store performances, local artist compilations & concert ticket sales.
- culture -
Wally Workman Gallery
Walkability: 8min | 1202 W 6th St, 78703 Art Gallery | Website Commercial gallery in a historic home displaying paintings by contemporary artists.
Hope Outdoor Gallery
Walkability: 12min | 1101 Baylor St, 78703 Art Gallery | Website Unique outdoor community park providing space for colorful murals with inspirational messaging.
- activity -
Black Swan Yoga
Walkability: 8min | 1213 W 5th St, 78703 Yoga Studio | Website At Black Swan Yoga, you'll find warm and expansive lobby-free studios with custom featured artwork, luminous lighting, and music curated by the teachers themselves.
Ann & Roy Butler Hike & Bike Trail
Walkability: 10min | 1207 Barton Springs Rd, 78704 Hike & Bike Trail | Website A lush, urban path that meanders along the water’s edge and passes by skyscrapers, neighborhoods, ball fields and cultural attractions.
Walkability: 2min | 211 Walter Seaholm Dr Ste. 130, 78701 Hair Salon | Website The best salon in Austin for haircuts, balayage, highlights, color correction, smoothing treatments, blowouts and custom Aveda hair color.