See and Be Seen at The Heights’ Upscale Retailers, Restaurants
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 constructed.
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. U.S. Pizza Co. is always packed with patrons enjoying its pizza classics and pretty patio. Cheers in The Heights, Lulu’s Crab Boil and the new Prospect Sports Bar are popular spots as well.
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 of Joanna Gaines’ style on HGTV, you’ll love White Goat, which boasts gorgeous, vintage-inspired furniture and unique décor.
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.
Places to Eat
- Cheers in The Heights
- Damgoode Pies
- Lulu’s Crab Boil
- Prospect Sports
- Bar & Grill
- Sushi Cafe
- U.S. Pizza Co.
Places to Play
- Prospect Sports Bar & Grill
Places to Shop
- White Goat