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DOWNTOWN

Welcome to Downtown!

Chartered in 1873, Richardson, Texas was generally centered between present-day Greer and Phillips streets on the north and south, and between Central Expressway and Greenville Avenue on the west and east. By 1881 Richardson was a thriving community with several stores, including general stores, groceries, and drugstores, four doctors, several cotton gins, and churches. Today, the area is experiencing a renaissance as an urban center stimulated by both private and public sector reinvestment, creating a fascinating mix of future and past. 

 

Several public infrastructure and beatification projects are now underway on Main Street to create a more walkable and pedestrian-oriented environment. In addition, a new 14.5-acre development called Gateway is planned for the northeast corner of Main and US 75 and will bring four and five-story mixed-use buildings along the Main Street frontage with two and three story townhome blocks along historic Interurban Street.

Eat & Drink

EAT & DRINK

Afrah Mediterranean Cuisine
318 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 234-9898

Lebanese & Mediterranean eatery with a lunch buffet, homemade desserts & an outdoor patio.

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Boba Latte
115 S Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 480-8889

Simple spot for beverages including bubble tea, coffee drinks & a variety of smoothies & slushies.

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Bubbleology
118 E Belt Line Rd, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 807-8700

Bubbleology™ is a tea based beverage with fruit flavouring, with Tapioca pearls which are consumed along with the beverage – tasty!

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Chameli
201 S Greenville Ave #203, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 638-9898

Family-run eatery cooking chicken biryani & other dishes from Bangladesh, India & Pakistan.

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Del's Charcoal Burgers 
110 S McKinney St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 235-9191

Local landmark known for homemade root beer & charcoal burgers also serving hot dogs & sandwiches.

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First Chinese BBQ
111 S Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 680-8216

Chinese BBQ dishes star at this modest restaurant which also serves standard Cantonese recipes.

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First Emperor Chinese
200 W Polk St A, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 680-9077

Family-run, BYOB eatery preparing traditional Chinese & Taiwanese dishes in simple surrounds.

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Fratello Halal Pizza & Grill
201 S Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 664-1119

Pizzas in a variety of combos are joined by pastas & subs at this Italian stop with Halal options.

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IndoPak Cafe
323 E Polk St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 644-2200

Indian supermarket with small cafe. 

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King's Noodle
201 S Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 437-0881

Taiwanese restaurant.

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Kirin Court
221 W Polk St #200, Richardson, TX 75081
(214) 575-8888

Bustling Chinese eatery, banquet hall & bar with garden entry known for all-day dim sum service.

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Maria's Chinese Bakery
117 S Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 907-2808

Chinese bakery that is known for their delicious egg tarts!

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Medina Moroccan And Mediterranean Fusion
114 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
(214) 774-9120

Mediterranean bistro and bar.

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New Gopal Indian Restaurant
125 S Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080 
(214) 716-0651

Casual option specializing in platters filled with vegetarian Indian & Nepalese dishes.

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M2M Bakery
115 S Greenville Ave #112, Richardson, TX 75081
(469) 877-3018

 

Offers Cupcakes, Custom Cake, Wedding Cake. Specializes in Taro and Pandon!

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Portico Restaurant & Bar
107 E Polk St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 925-0747

Ethiopian restaurant and bar.

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Spring Creek Barbeque
270 N Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 479-0633

Branch of a Texas smokehouse chain dishing up meat & sides in a simple, family-friendly setting.

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Sultan Cafe
201 S Greenville Ave #211, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 430-9287

Mediterranean restaurant.

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Sweet Stop
201 S Greenville Ave #107, Richardson, TX 75081
(469) 372-7557

Custom cakes, pastries and fresh bread. 

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Tavern on Main
115 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
972-235-8667

Warm pub with a historic feel & patio featuring burgers & homestyle mains, plus frequent live music.

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La Fonda Tacos Y Guisos 
221 W Polk St #101, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 479-9944

Raw oysters, seafood baskets & draft beer served in colorful digs with keg barstools & a patio

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Yummy Burgers & BBQ
118 E Main St #106, Richardson, TX 75081
(214) 556-9262

Hamburgers and BBQ.

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Megenagna Cafe & Bar 
112 N McKinney St, Richardson, TX 75081
(469) 583-4059

One of the hottest Cafe and Bar in Dallas, Bringing in Some of the best DJs in town.

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Okaeri Cafe 
312 N Greenville Ave Suite 100, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 685-4442

Okaeri Cafe is a cute Japanese cafe located in Richardson, Texas.

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Staycation Coffee
201 S Texas St, Richardson, TX 75081
 

Staycation is about placing value on the things that bring us the tiny moments of happiness that come together to make our daily lives beautiful: good drinks, good food, community and gathering.

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Shop

SHOP

Beyond the Bar 
101 S Sherman St B, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 584-7914

Beyond the Bar in Richardson, the first alcohol-free bottle shop in North Texas. Offering all sorts of zero-proof drinks: beer, vodka, rum, wine and much more!

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Caraway Strings
209 A W Main St, Richardson TX 75081
(469) 329-1040

Cozy resource for instruments such as violins, violas & cellos offering rental & repair services.

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Lone Chimney Mercantile
205 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
(214) 734-8691

Landmark photo art & gift shop.

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Middle Eastern Boutique
207 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 479-9009

Fashionable Islamic clothing specializing in quality Muslim hijabs, abayas, thobes & accessories from the Middle East.

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Prana Haven
107 S McKinney St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 310-3480

Metaphysical supply store.

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Recognition USA
113 E Polk St, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 644-1490

Name-tags, awards, and other promotional items.

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SmartLooks Window and Wall Decor
101 S Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX 75081
(972) 699-1151

Window treatment store.

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Star Pipes & Hookah
116 E Main St, Richardson, TX 75081
(214) 575-6162

Hookah and smoke shop.

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Hookah Heads 
201 S Greenville Ave Suite #109, Richardson, TX 75081
(469) 399-0668

Hookah Shop and Smoke Shop. All your Hookah & Smoke need in one Shop! We sell all Hookah & Accessories that you may not find anywhere
else.

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Yasini Jewelers 

201 S Greenville Ave #105Richardson, TX 75081

(972) 707-7787

Yasini Jewelers specializes in a wide range of jewelry products imported from all over the world. The widely adored company also carries a variety of gold bullion both foreign and domestic. Yasini also offers custom 3D jewelry design, custom name plates, jewelry repair, gold refining, purchasing of jewelry and much more.

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Partenope Ristorante Richardson 

110 S. Greenville Ave. Richardon, TX 75081

(214) 604-4857

Partenope is North Texas’ premier destination for Verace Pizza Napoletana. We also feature appetizers, salads, pastas, desserts, full bar & all- Italian wine list.

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Iamclothesminded Vintage 

605 S Sherman St Suite 605A

(214) 457-3933

Iamclothesminded Vintage: selling curated vintage/designer clothing and accessories

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SERVICES

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Services
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