South Congress Avenue in Austin is a nationally known and celebrated shopping district commonly referred to as "SoCo." The shopping district contains the funkiest shops, restaurants, and music venues in Austin.
Come dine, shop, and rock! The coolest street in Austin, TX!
Operating as usual
@littlebrothersoco is celebrating 4/20 today with small coffees and @dad.grass legal joints for $12! What’s not to love about this combo? Come on out and support some local businesses! 🥳
You guys 🤝 South Congress
If you visit, please tag us in your posts! We love seeing y’all’s photos! 🤠
You heard it here! South Congress is officially on TikTok and we couldn’t be more excited 🥳 Follow us at @southcongressatx for exclusive video content of all the streets happenings and events. We promise, y’all won’t regret it 😌
Needing some dinner plans? Well it’s a beautiful night to come out and try the new @trudysdelmar (previously SoCo Cafe)! Trudy’s Del Mar takes seafood and tex-mex and puts them together to give you the best of both worlds. Thanks to @markyatx for the @trudysdelmar photo dump 🥳
It’s a beautiful night to check out a new mural! Thanks @watsonmurals for painting this amazing new mural for our street to enjoy! You can find it at @allensboots 🤩
Me at @cafenoseatx enjoying a delicious Sunday brunch at the end of a busy week like:
Sunday is for BRUNCHING! Come on down and enjoy some brunch in this amazing weather! ✨
@texasmonthly, writing about South Congress?! We are BLUSHING! 🥲Thank you to @texasmonthly, and to Kimya Kavehkar, for writing a wonderful article about the history of South Congress and some of its long-time staples, as well as how our street is navigating some newcomers. Click the link in our bio to read the article and to learn more about some of your South Congress favorites! 🥳
It’s a beautiful Monday here on South Congress and the street is feeling alive this week! Come on down for some amazing food, a variety of shopping options, drinks, and music! 🥳 Head to our SXSW Guide on our Instagram page to see what’s goin on.
It’s that time y’all, SXSW 2022 IS HERE! We are so excited to announce some very exciting events on South Congress this coming week. We have live music & DJ’s, amazing food and drink, promotions and sales, local vendors, and MORE, crowding the street during SXSW week! I would tell y’all all about here in the caption, but to make it easier for you guys, I made a SOCO x SXSW guide with places and links to times/dates of all the events for y’all’s convenience. Spread the word and let’s get everyone to support our local businesses on South Congress this week! We’ll see y’all there 🥳👏🏻
Because @triplezthreadz post inspired us to make our own, here’s a little South Congress starter pack for your Tuesday 🤝😏
It’s a beautiful day to shop at @feathersboutiquevintage, one of our favorite vintage stores on South Congress! 👗 They have a wide variety of hand-picked vintage pieces ranging from dresses to shirts and shoes 🥰 So go on down and give them a visit and let’s upgrade that wardrobe with some Feathers pieces!
Guero’s Margs during golden hour 😍 The ~ perfect ~ mid-week pick me up if I do say so myself 😌
Happy Valentine’s Day y’all 🥰 we love how you guys share your love on South Congress today and everyday! We love you! 💗
Some pups on South Congress for your Friday feed 🐾 Don’t forget to tag us in your furry friends photos on South Congress so we can repost!
Texans during a winter storm be like: 🥶
No but seriously, we’re glad everyone has stayed safe so far and enjoyed a little annual drop below 32 for a bit 🤠 Most stores on South Congress are open today so if you feel like you wanna get out and enjoy the weather, safely drive on over and we’ll see y’all soon! ☃️
The time has come, another anniversary of the ~ snow day ~. We want y’all to stay safe out there, so most businesses on South Congress will be closed tomorrow. Please contact the specific business to see if they’re open tomorrow. Thanks y’all and stay warm! 🤠
You might have noticed something new on South Congress this week 😏 NEW BANNERS! 🥳✨ We love updating our graphics/banners on the street to match our culture here in Austin and on the street of South Congress. You can find these all along the Avenue as you’re strollin, so be on the lookout and snag a pic when you pass one! 🤳
Craving sushi? We just happen to know the right place 😌 Satisfy your mid-week cravings with @theluckyrobotatx’s Omakase box! 🍱 Feeds around 3-5 and comes in vegan, sashimi, sushi, or chirashi! (Only available for curbside or delivery… so you can eat and watch your favorite movie of course) 🍣✨
See y’all at @theluckyrobotatx 🥳
It’s a great day for a mid-week box of pizza from @homeslicepizza or in this case, 20 boxes of pizza 🍕😌 Come on by and enjoy this beautiful weather, we’ll see y’all soon! 🥳
It’s a beautiful evening to come out to SoCo and get a new pair of boots from @allensboots 🤠 What do y’all think?
It’s officially soup season (at least for now) and @junesallday has the perfect french onion soup cure. I mean, look at that cheese 😍.
Stay warm out there y’all!
We are so excited to announce that SoCo Cafe will be taken over by Trudy’s Del Mar starting tomorrow, 12/29! SoCo Cafe has been working hard for months doing renovations and remodeling for the grand opening! 🥳
Trudy’s, which owned SoCo Cafe, will still deliver the food options that everyone knows and loves from the SoCo Cafe such as their iconic brunch menu and their hand-crafted cocktail menu, while also offering new seafood dishes inspired by traditional recipes from Mexican Coastal Living.
Trudy’s will also be offering a late-night menu featuring select items from their all-day menu.
Head to their Instagram post for more information! Welcome Trudy’s Del Mar to South Congress! 🥳
ALERT ALERT: Santa Claus flying over South Congress on Christmas! Merry Christmas y’all. We hope to see y’all soon 🤠🎄
Today is the LAST DAY of our annual South Congress Stroll and we have plenty for you to come out and enjoy on this beautiful day! Photos with Santa & the Grinch, happy hours, and discounts/promotions at all of your favorite stores. Happy Holidays and we’ll see you there 🥳🤠🎄(check out our guide on our Instagram page to see details of time/places of events)
Our annual SoCo stroll is happening THIS weekend and we are so excited to share some amazing holiday festivities with you all. Come join us 12/17-12/19 for pictures with Santa, discounts/promotions from all your favorite stores, and you might even see the Grinch! Swipe to see the event graphic and check out our new guide to see what everyone’s doing! 🎄🎁
Thursday looks like picking up a kolache and some coffee from @littlebrothersoco for a mid-week pick me up, what do y’all think? 😌
@overheardaustin South Congress edition 🤭😌 Happy Saturday everyone! Follow us to stay up-to-date on the holiday fun that’s going to be happening soon like our SoCo stroll happening December 17th-19th. We’re going to be promoting it all here on the Instagram 🥳
Why go to sports clips when you can go to an authentic barbershop right in the heart of Austin? 💈Built in 1933 on SoCo, Avenue Barbershop specializes in “classic cuts and the quality service.” Support your local businesses and come out to @avenuebarbershop33 to make your hair dreams come true! 👏🏻(Swipe to see some original photos of the Barber shop from the 1930’s) 🥳
@overheardaustin South Congress edition 🤠
Happy Small Business Saturday to all the amazing business owners/businesses on South Congress! We are so lucky to have various small businesses on our street that add life, culture, and community to the city of Austin and the street of South Congress. 🤠
If you’re out shopping today, come by SoCo and support some small businesses to show your appreciation!
Comment down below one of your favorite small businesses on South Congress! 🥳
“Do you even ❤️ unconditionally?” The answer for us is YES! Happy Thanksgiving everyone. We are so so thankful that you share sweet memories and moments on South Congress with us. We are also thankful for our amazing merchants and small businesses on South Congress, we love you all and the life & the community to bring to the street of SoCo.
Have a great day y’all! 🤠
(Please note, most businesses on South Congress are closed. If you have any questions about store hours during the holidays, please look at their Instagram or call the specific business).
@yokaiberry @otokoaustin Appreciation Post 😌, “born and raised in Kyoto, chef yoshi adds his own flare of japanese tradition + punk rock style to the scene, each and every night of service!” 🥢
Thank you @yokaiberry for choosing South Congress to share your food, art, and community! 👏🏻
Check out @otokoaustin and book your reservation today for a beautiful and delicious Japanese meal! 🍣
We're so ready for the sunshine. SoCo needs a tan, don't you think? 📸 by @shanewarephoto via @austin_monthly
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