Bryker Woods is a beautiful neighborhood in central Austin. Large trees that filter the Texas heat, and provide shade to its residents, characterize the area. Bryker Woods has been gradually updating its appearance, while, also, keeping close ties with its original mid-20th century designs. Cottages mix with larger, modern homes throughout the neighborhood with prices ranging from the $300s to the $900s. Restaurants, such as, Uchiko and Waterloo Ice House provide residents with some of Austin’s best dishes. Residents enjoy immediate access to Shoal Creek Running Trail. Bryker Wood’s other conveniences include the short distance to the University of Texas and downtown Austin.