With a location in the famous 78704 zip code and about 3 miles from downtown, Dawson homes for sale provide easy access to some of Austin's most popular attractions in a quieter, more laid-back neighborhood. The beloved South Congress strip, with its quirky shops, live music, and signature restaurants, is less than 1 mile away. Dawson's own local hangouts include Porter Gastropub, Habanero Mexican Café, Winebelly, Torchy's Tacos, Crow Bar, and Summermoon Café. Also, in the neighborhood is Gillis Park, with a public pool, playground, picnic areas, and basketball courts.
Shopping and running errands couldn't be any easier, with everything from grocery stores, boutiques, and superstores within 5 miles. At the corner of South Congress Avenue and Oltorf Street is an HEB grocery store, and Central Market and Whole Foods Market are also within 3 miles. Sunset Valley, about 4 miles away, features nearly every big box store imaginable, as well as a few local shops and restaurants. Additionally, specialty stores are sprinkled all along South Congress Avenue, South 1st Street, and South Lamar Boulevard.