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Chris Long’s Clarksville


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Gottesman Broker-Associate Chris Long is a 30-year resident of Austin. He’s spent the last 20 years living and working in the Clarksville neighborhood. “This neighborhood is exactly what Austin is supposed to feel like — historic, charming and incredibly approachable,” said Long. Always keeping active, Chris and his family enjoy walking to and from his favorite places in his neighborhood. | 512.289.6300 |

Chris’ Clarksville

Nau’s Enfield Drug (1115 W Lynn St.) —“This classic soda fountain and grill takes you back in time. Hands down the best cheeseburger in town.”

Cipollina (1213 W. Lynn St.) —“One of my favorite spots for happy hour or an easy Italian dinner. Don’t miss the Margherita pizza. ”

Sledd’s Nursery (1211 W. Lynn St.) —“A cool place with helpful staff to get everything you need for your yard or garden. Great selection of indoor/outdoor plants. ”

Mathews Elementary (906 W. Lynn St.) —“A historic, 100-year-old elementary school – and it’s great to be able to walk my son to school every morning.”

Cafe Medici (1101 W. Lynn St.) —“A great, local coffee shop where I stop most mornings to plan my day. Good place to also catch up with your neighbors.”

Fresh Plus (1221 W. Lynn St.) —“A quick and easy grocery store to grab anything you need —great wine selection.”

Clark’s Oyster Bar (1200 W. 6th St.) —“My partner and I enjoy hanging out on the patio. The food is always fresh, and our favorite is the crab cake.”

Sweetish Hill Bakery (1120 W. 6th St.) —“The three of us walk here every Saturday morning to start the day with apple empanadas. Definitely try the gypsy horns or sticky buns.”

West Austin Neighborhood Park (1317 W. 10th St.) —“A great place for neighborhood gatherings or just to throw a frisbee, play basketball, or hang out with your dog.”

Jeffrey’s (1204 W. Lynn St.) —“Austin’s favorite steakhouse for a special occasion. It’s also great place to catch up with clients.”

Read more from the Neighborhoods Issue | June 2016