Welcome to M Streets/Lower Greenville
A hip, highly walkable urban hotspot
The M Streets and Lower Greenville areas offer the perfect blend of urban chic and cozy neighborhood living. Known for jazz clubs, rooftop bars, and trendy eateries, this area is made for the young and hip, or at least the young and hip at heart. This highly walkable neighborhood is an urban hotspot for of-the-moment trends in boutique shopping and restaurant concepts, and young professionals and entrepreneurs flock to the area. Loft living provides a luxurious retreat in the center of the action, while stylish bungalow homes on quiet, tree-lined streets offer a more residential feel.
Even back in the 1920s, this area was trying its hand, and succeeding, at the bustling business scene. Newspapers and classified ads from the era show a thriving, buzzy commerce scene and the roots of today’s vibrant community.
What to Love
- High walkability
- Stylish boutiques and trendy restaurants
- Gorgeous parks and green spaces
People & Lifestyle
In this pedestrian-friendly city, you’ll often find residents strolling the lushly landscaped streets, jogging in one of the area’s many parks, or sauntering over for dinner at one of the neighborhood’s gourmet eateries. A dog-friendly community, the M Street and Lower Greenville locals love to get out on the trails with their canine companions, and most areas welcome pups. Residents relish the mix of small-town vibes and metropolis sophistication, as well as the impressive variety of gourmet dining, chic shopping, and the best in city living.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
No matter what your palate craves, the M Streets and Lower Greenville area have something to satisfy. With its abundance of farm-to-table bistros, hip cocktail lounges, and inventive approach to gourmand gifts, this neighborhood buzzes with excitement and mouth-watering options.
The chic Leela's Wine Bar
is a relaxed space with dozens of wines on tap, small plates, and oysters served in clean, minimalist decor. Celebrate the day’s little moments here or bring major milestone events, like birthdays and bridal showers. American meals, craft beers, and cocktails are the specialties at HG Sply Co.
, a rustic-chic locale with a rooftop patio and well-sourced, minimally processed dishes like shaved brussels sprout salad and beet tartare. Bring friends for a group brunch, settle in for a Saturday night dinner with the family, or dine under the stars on the rooftop patio.
Elevate the art of eating at farm-fresh Rye
, a creative small plates restaurant and cocktail bar. Offering seasonal cuisine in an approachable setting, this unique, trendy bistro encourages locally sourced, handcrafted dining. A throwback to a time before self-serve everything, Standard Service
prides itself on an old-fashioned, warm approach to serving its clientele. Stop in for a casual dinner, retro vibes, and modern American comfort food. With happy hour specials, weekly brunch, and innovative menu options ranging from light fare to comfort classics, this trendy eatery combines old-time Americana with a hip, comfortable style.
Things to Do
When residents of the M Streets and Lower Greenville area go on the hunt for a good time, they invariably find themselves at Greenville Avenue, a hip spot bustling with trendy bistros, tequila bars, and colorful patio lounge settings hung with festive lights. A neon-lit marquee beckons music fans to the art deco style Granada Theater
, a buzzy, historic live music venue. The lively Libertine Bar
is a hotspot for cocktails, craft beer, bar eats, and the area’s best southern brunch. Show your Dallas pride with the unique, kitschy attire from Bullzerk
, or enjoy authentic Indian cuisine and a full bar at Shivas Bar and Grill
Residents love to stay active, so join in with a dance class, or simply marvel at the world-class performances at Contemporary Ballet Dallas
. This dance school and performance center offers classes for every age and skill level, as well as Christmas productions and a summer dance series. Theatergoers will love the Pocket Sandwich Theatre
, a dinner theater setting showcasing vibrant performances ranging from campy and fun to heartfelt and family-friendly.