In 2012 the Margaret Hunt Hill bridge opened and that meant the 15 acre Trinity Groves, a restaurant incubator at the foot of the bridge would transform the area, and new signs of innovation and development is under way transforming the area. West Dallas is poised to be the next big thing, with Bishop Arts leading the way, with its ecletic eateries and shops.
According to the first plat filed, the original township of Oak Cliff extended as far north as First Street, later named Colorado Boulevard just north of Lake Cliff, and as far south as a pavilion below Thirteenth Street. It was bounded on the east by Miller Street, later named Cliff Street, and on the west by Beckley Avenue. Jefferson Boulevard was the route of a steam railroad, and the principal north and south thoroughfare was Marsalis Avenue.
Must-See Community Highlight – The Bishop Arts District
The hip Bishop Arts District is known for its diverse nightlife, chic independent fashion stores and colorful street art. Dining choices range from Texas-style BBQ to Vietnamese pho, while relaxed bars pour everything from cocktails to house-brewed cider. Cult movies are the draw at the Texas Theatre, while the art deco Kessler Theater presents live music by local and national bands.
Nature/Outdoor Fun – Oak Cliff Nature Preserve: 121 rolling acres of woodlands & wildflower meadows, with 8 miles of hike-&-bike trails.
Park – Lake Cliff Park, Oak Cliff Founders Park, Friends of Oak Cliff
Spiral Diner - A Dallas gem! Indulge in the highly acclaimed and Dallas-renowned comfort food café. You won’t know it’s all vegan, and you’ll definitely want more!
Dallas Grilled Cheese Co. in the Bishop Arts District – For all you grilled cheese lovers! A must-try!
Tyler Street Christian Academy (Elementary)
James S. Hogg Elementary
South Oak Cliff High School
Sunset High School
Harry Stone Montessori
Oak Cliff Baptist Church
Calvary Baptist of Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship
Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff Properties
About the Neighborhood
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