San Marcos is located between Austin and San Antonio which are home to, or near, some of the fastest growing cities and suburbs in the country. Families and businesses all over the nation are making the move to the area for the warmer weather, the fact that there is no state income tax, and many other beneficial economic factors. Cities like San Marcos are gaining new businesses frequently as a result, improving the living conditions for long-time residents and new residents alike.
Whether you’re new to the area or you think you’ve visited every business in town, check out a few of the new San Marcos businesses below!
Blind Salamander Cantina
Blind Salamander Cantina has opened a two-story restaurant in downtown San Marcos at 301 N. LBJ Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666. Bright pastel colors light up the interior and the upstairs has an outdoor patio upstairs overlooking downtown. Head there when you hanker for breakfast tacos, tacos, nachos, fajitas, and quesadillas. And of course, they serve up margaritas.
El Arco Pupusas
Ever try traditional Salvadoran pupusas? These are round disks of dough that resemble thick tortillas. They’re filled with cheese or meat and served with sauces and other toppings. You can try them at El Arco Pupusas at 714 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos, TX 78666. They also serve Salvadoran tamales, empanadas, and plantain with cream. 512-210-8005.
The San Marcos Premium Outlets has added Nautica (3939 I-35, Ste. 214, San Marcos, TX) to their ever-growing lineup of stores. The global brand carries versatile clothing for men, women, and children influenced by the nautical lifestyle and experiencing the joy of water.
Family-owned Lather is a small batch and organic cosmetics company that specializes in shower bars and products that make you feel and smell good. Its mission is to create products with minimal packaging and protect the environment. You’ll find them in Tanger Outlets in Suite 322 at 4015 I-35 South, San Marcos, TX 78666.
Razors and Mirrors
Also newly opened in Tanger Outlets is Razors and Mirrors, a barbershop. Appointments and walk-ins are welcome. They’re located in Suite 403 at 4015 I-35 South, San Marcos, TX 78666.
Robert Natal Jewelry
Looking for necklaces, rings, bracelets, or grillz? Stop by Robert Natal Jewelry in TangerOutlet next to the Dickie’s store at 4015 I-35 South, Suite 865, San Marcos, TX 78666.
Thinking of making the move to San Marcos? TRACE is a master-planned community that offers a short drive to many of the new and existing businesses in the area, plus a selection of amazing amenities within the neighborhood. Visit our website to learn more about what TRACE has to offer our residents.
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