Walkable Guide: West 6th

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 -

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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.

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Hut's Hamburgers

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

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 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.

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Star Bar

Walkability: 11min | 600 W 6th St, 78701
Bar | Website
Relaxed, modern watering hole with Jenga, craft beer & 2 patios for people-watching.

- shops -


Book People

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.

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Waterloo Records

Walkability: 4min | 600 N Lamar Blvd, 78703
Music Store | Website
Longtime hot spot with in-store performances, local artist compilations & concert ticket sales.

- culture -

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Wally Workman Gallery

Walkability: 8min | 1202 W 6th St, 78703
Art Gallery | Website
Commercial gallery in a historic home displaying paintings by contemporary artists.

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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 -

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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.

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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.

- wellness -

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Milk + Honey Spa

Walkability: 16min | 1100 S Lamar Blvd, 78704
Day Spa | Website
A premier salon offering a full range of treatments.

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Ruiz Salon

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.