There's no denying the downtown area is the heartbeat of Little Rock, and the boom of shopping, restaurants and destinations in recent years is a testament to that fact.

In the profiles below, get to know some of the local businesses that make Downtown, SoMa, East Village and Argenta so special.


North Little Rock Welcome Center
600 Main St. Suite 100, North Little Rock
501.758.1424 |


The Anthony School
7700 Ohio St., Little Rock
501.225.6629 |


Community Bakery
1200 Main St., Little Rock
501.375.6418 |


First United Methodist Church
723 Center St., Little Rock
501.372.2256 |


MORE RESOURCES

ART GALLERIES & MUSEUMS

Boswell Mourot
1501 Main St.
501.664.0030
boswellmourot.com

ESSE Museum & Store
1510 Main St.
501.916.9022
essepursemuseum.com

M2 Gallery
1300 Main St., Ste. B
501.225.6257
m2lr.com


BEAUTY & WELLNESS

Blue Rose Beauty & Brow Artistry
1222 Main St.
501.902.3344
bluerosebeautyandbrowartistry.com

Southern Blonde + Co.
110 W. 13th St.
501.414.0715
southernblondeandco.com


EAT & DRINK

Boulevard Bread Company
1417 Main St.
501.375.5100
boulevardbread.com

Esters SoMa
1214 Main St.
501.353.2489
esterspub.com

Loblolly Creamery
1423 Main St.
501.503.5164
loblollycreamery.com

Mockingbird Bar & Tacos
1220 Main St.
mockingbirdlr.com

Press Waffle Co. (coming soon!)
1424 Main St., Ste. 104
presswaffleco.com

Raduno Brick Oven & Barroom
1318 Main St.
501.374.7476
radunolr.com

Rock Town Distillery
1201 Main St.
501.907.5244
rocktowndistillery.com

Rock N Roll Sushi
1224 Main St.
501.900.7625
rnrsushiar.com

The Root Cafe
1500 Main St.
501.414.0423
therootcafe.com


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Ascent Real Estate
Jeff Jenkins - Principal Broker/Owner
1202 Main St., Ste. 203
501.590.8659
ascent-realestate.com

Herron Horton Architects
1219 S. Spring St.
501.975.0052
hh-architects.com

John Wesley Hall
1202 Main St., Ste. 210
501.371.9131
johnwesleyhall.com

Quapaw Quarter Association
Historic Curran Hall, Little Rock Visitor Information Center
615 E. Capitol Ave.
quapaw.com

SoMa Animal Clinic
200 E. 13th St.
501.916.2246
somaanimalclinic.com


PUBLIC SPACES

The Bernice Garden
1401 Main St.
501.410.3938
thebernicegarden.org


SHOP

The Green Corner Store
1423 Main St., Ste. D
501.374.1111
thegreencornerstore.com

Moxy Modern Mercantile
1419 Main St.
501.374.2474
moxymodern.com

South Main Creative
1600 Main St.
501.414.8713
southmaincreative.com

Sweet Home Furnishings & Clement.
1324 Main St.
501.296.9198
sweethomefurnishings.net