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The Heights offers high-end eateries, local boutique shopping along a shady, always-busy street.

Long considered the most affluent neighborhood in the city, The Heights is located in the northern section of Little Rock, atop Cantrell Hill and beneath a canopy of stately oaks and centuries-old pines. Along the area’s quiet streets, you’ll find unassuming 1920s cottages intermingled with ornate mansions.

A stroll down Kavanaugh Boulevard, the main thoroughfare, will introduce you to an assortment of upscale boutiques and restaurants. From wine bars and restaurants with relaxing atmospheres to shops with trendy home décor and high-end fashions, The Heights is your destination for all things luxurious.

Local hotspot Sushi Cafe is always bustling with guests clamoring for the restaurant’s inventive sushi rolls and eclectic cocktails. Cheers in The Heights, Lulu’s Crab Boil and the new Prospect Sports Bar are popular spots as well.

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Home of the 2016 World Cheese Dip Championship winner, Heights Taco & Tamale Co. is a go-to spot for Arkansas-style Mexican food.

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Cupcakes on Kavanaugh is a mainstay in the Heights neighborhood.Try their Razorback Red Velvet cupcake for a sugary pick-me-up.

As for shopping, The Heights is a must. An array of locally-owned stores carry everything from art and home décor to designer clothes, toys and books. If you’re a fan in search of high-end menswear, look no further than Mr. Wicks, a Heights mainstay that's been keeping men stylish since 1960..

Visit The Heights on Third Thursdays to watch the neighborhood come alive. During this monthly event, stores stay open until 8 p.m., offer special sales and serve free wine and hors d’oeuvres.

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Eggshells boasts a colorful array of gourmet kitchen wares, savory condiments and unique gifts.


Places to Shop

  • Mr. Wicks