Did you know? Uptown is one of the Lone Star State's most pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods. This design concept strives to make the community and its amenities readily accessible for bicyclists and individuals who use public transportation.
Located just to the north of downtown Dallas, Uptown is a fashionable neighborhood that is popular among urban professionals. This area is also referred to as State Thomas. It was formerly the setting for Little Mexico and the African American Freedmen's Town. Today, it is home to a range of office towers, apartment communities, retail centers and nightlife venues.
Best Place to See a Show: Located in the vibrant West Village, Landmark's beautiful Magnolia Theatre was voted Best Theatre in Dallas. In addition to five screens, the highly acclaimed theater features the Magnolia Bar, a stylish and contemporary cocktail lounge. Best Place for Sushi: Highly rated by Zagat, Yutaka Sushi Bistro is an Uptown favorite that serves hot and cold dishes. Locals recommend enjoying your lunch or takeout in the form of a bento box. Best Place to Pamper Yourself: Spa Habitat on McKinney Ave offers facials, massages and waxes in a serene environment. The spa uses therapeutic products to encourage relaxation and rejuvenation. Best Sports Bar: In a town full of sports fanatics, it is important to know where to go for a pitcher and wings when the big game is on. Voted one of the best in Big D, the Katy Trail Ice House features a casual atmosphere, a long list of your favorite beverages and outside picnic tables to enjoy the weather after the game.