Salado is a beautiful mixture of art, nature, and community! A walkable main street connects you with friendly faces, local shops, wineries, and eateries.

There are so many reasons to call Salado, Texas home!  From the walkable streets - allowing golf carts! - to the beautiful creek that runs through the middle of town year-round, it is a spot that families, empty-nesters, extra-nesters, and one-nesters all can enjoy!

Salado, Texas is a unique community just a short commute north of Austin and south of Waco. Famously historic for its location along the Chisholm Trail, Salado is as rich with history as it is with art. Known as a hub for artisans of all kinds, hand-blown glass, pottery, and original art are all a part of what makes this small town special. If you like a slower pace but want to be a hop skip and a jump from the big city, Salado is the town for you.


Homes For Sale in Salado, TX


New Construction Community in Salado, Texas: The Sanctuary 

This 300-acre mixed-use community is under development on the southeast side of Salado. According to the developers, this community with a European flair will have beautiful residential home sites as well as neighborhood businesses and some multi-family sites.  

Have any questions about Salado real estate? I would be more than happy to connect and answer any questions you have! You will find more information below and links to help you in your home search. Finding the right community, the right culture, and the right house can make all the difference! Let me help you find your next home and community!

Homes for sale in Salado, TX

New construction homes for sale in Salado, TX


Fun Things to Do in Salado, TX

Shopping in Salado

Unique art and boutique shopping are just some of the great finds on Main Street Salado. Make sure you plan a day of it (or two!) so you can take it all in. Here are a few of my favorites!

Salado Glassworks 

Don't miss this one! You can watch glass-blown art created right in front of your eyes! They also have events throughout the year where you can help blow your own art creation. Lady's night, date night, and family-friendly!

Salado Glassworks

Antique Mall

If antiques are your thing, you are in luck! The Antique Mall offers a variety of vintage items for your perusing pleasure and is only one of several antique shops. Your feet will get tired before your eyes do!


Places to Eat

There are plenty of ways to refresh yourself while taking in the sites of Salado. Wineries, breweries, and cafes are dotted all along Main Street. Salado restaurants boast great food, community events, and family-friendly environments!

Marketplace Cafe 

Located inside The Shoppes on Main in Salado. Perfect place to shop, brunch, lunch, or coffee date, as they offer a full-service espresso bar, sweet and savory crêpes, frappes, smoothies, and so much more! I can't forget to mention the gelato!

Salado Winery

Be sure to make a reservation for one of their wine tastings! They have a collection of all Texas wines, locally sourced and grown. This could be a great girl's night out, date night, or a weekend destination. I have taken many friends and family from out of town here, and they all love it!

Lively Coffeehouse and Bistro

Great coffee, salads, fresh-baked bread, and bagels! Located right on Main Street.

Barrow Brewery 

Craft brewery with its own taproom and beer garden, both family and pet-friendly environment. Fun spot with tons of events even earned a recent spot on the Daytripper's Texas Travels! Below is Chet and me from the show!  

Daytripper at Barrow Brewery Salado Texas


Events and Concerts  

Whether it's the annual Christmas Stroll, the Annual Golf Tournament, or a live concert at Johnny's BBQ, there is plenty of fun goings-on in Salado, Texas.

Johnnys BBQ Salado Texas Concerts

Places to Stay 

Unique and quaint lodging is the highlight of Salado. So many to choose from but be sure to check out these three!

The Yellow House 

Charming bed and breakfast located five minutes from Main Street. They offer a home-cooked breakfast every morning, with a selection of private rooms, guest houses, and cottage rentals. Perfect little getaway for couples, anniversaries, families, or the solo traveler. 

The Inn at Salado

Located in the heart of Salado, it is within walking distance of all the shops and restaurants. It has both a Texas Historical Marker and a National Register Listing. The Inn has 10 guest rooms and a private cottage, friendly staff, and space for events and weddings, not to mention a winery offering their very own wine tastings.

Stagecoach Inn 

The second oldest hotel in the state of Texas with 48 beautifully restored rooms and suites, a swimming pool, and a restaurant offering beloved Texas recipes with some innovative twists. If you are looking for a relaxed setting, look no further, whether it's for a weekend, overnight, weddings, or events. 


Salado School District Information 

Salado schools continue to grow! Check out their website above for campus and enrollment information.

 Keeping Current

 Check out current news for Salado - Salado Village Voice

About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
It's walkable to restaurant
Easy commutes
There are sidewalks
Streets are well-lit
Parks and playgrounds
Lots of wildlife
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Boutique Shopping
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Central Texas listings last updated Dec 6, 2021 11:03:pm.