The Bishop Arts District, located 10 minutes south of downtown– is one of Dallas' most charming neighborhoods– filled with an eclectic mix of trendy eateries, bars, shops, art galleries and performance venues. Along with shopping and nightlife, the area plays host to countless family-friendly events, wine walks and street fairs.
See & Do
Not only can you eat, drink and shop in the Bishop Arts District, you can also enjoy a night on the town without breaking the bank. For performing arts and musical venues, head over to the Kessler Theater and The Bishop Arts Theatre Center. Then there's The Texas Theatrescreening everything from indie films to cult classics, plus it has an awesome prohibition-style bar. Regardless of what you fancy, these places offer something for everyone.
The Bishop Arts Historic District is one of Dallas' hottest dining destinations filled with chef-driven eateries, eclectic bistros and casual cafes. Within just a four block area you can nosh on everything from rustic Italian cooking at Lucia and farm-to-table fare at Bolsa to imaginative Japanese cuisine at ZEN Sushi and authentic Cuban sandwiches at C. Señor. And the best part is that this vibrant foodie haven offers something for every taste and price point.
If your idea of a night on the town includes chilling out with great drinks and friendly folks, then Bishop Arts is the place to be. You can shoot pool and drink local brews at the Oak Cliff Social Club. Or you can enjoy prohibition-era cocktails in a swanky setting at Whitehall Exchange. Spanish wine and literature are always on tap at The Wild Detectives. And for a jovial pub scene, head over to Ten Bells Tavern.
Not only is the Bishop Arts neighborhood a foodie haven, it also boasts a veritable shop-till-you-drop experience. Many of the historic bungalows and buildings that make up the area are filled with a dazzling array of boutiques, galleries and gift emporiums. Whether it’s combing for consignment finds at Zola's Everyday Vintage and scoring indie art from the Artisan's Collective or snagging a one-of-a-kind gift at Fete-ish, Bishop Arts has a shop to suit your style and budget.