18 Jul Grandview Heights Neighborhood Guide
Just minutes from Downtown West Palm Beach, you’ll find the charming, historic neighborhoods of Grandview Heights & Flamingo Park. Architecture ranges from Art Decor to Spanish Colonial Revival. Take a bike ride, walk to the dog park or grab a bite to eat at the Grandview Public Market. Grandview Heights is a lovely place to visit for the day or make home. Here are a few of our favorites, take a look for yourself.
1. Grandview Public Market
1401 Clare Ave
The Grandview Public Market has brightened the West Palm Beach food, drink & art scene. The Market offers over 12 chef inspired dining concepts, a retail shop & fitness classes. It’s location is everything. Resting on the Eastern side of the Warehouse District, it’s just a walk or bike ride from the Grandview Heights and Flamingo Park neighborhood. The outdoor area, or loading dock has a cocktail bar window and plenty of seating. This is a place where people come together, celebrate something special or simply grab a bite to eat.
2. Elizabeth Ave Station
1500-C Elizabeth Ave
Just a couple of buildings over from The Grandview Public Market lies The Elizabeth Ave Station. This warehouse opened a season prior to the Public Market, paving the way for entrepreneurs, craftsmen and artists. The Station hosts vendors selling everything from home goods to jewelry, fine art to vintage treasures. Workshops and parties are a huge part of the culture at The Station. The spacial design, color palette and cohesive collection of retail will energize you. Check out their events calendar to see what is happening.
3. Howard Park
1302 Parker Ave
Every active neighborhood needs a place to run & play. Howard Park is a 13.8 acre scenic park located just minutes from Downtown West Palm Beach. The park is a common ground for neighborhood and community members to get outside & move. The park features a baseball field, basketball & tennis courts, walking trail and two play areas for children. Gather with friends and family at the pavilion or picnic in the green grass.
4. City Paws Dog Park
1302 Parker Ave
City Paws is dog park located at Howard Park. It’s a great place to meet new people while your dog runs free. The park has shaded benches, designated areas for small and large dogs, cooling stations and of course, doggie bag stations.
5. Coda Builders
1142 Old Okeechobee Blvd Bay 4
Custom Woodwork & Furniture Design
Coda Builders is a Licensed and Insured construction company specializing in commercial & residential woodwork, furniture, and cabinetry. Founded in 2014, Coda Builders has grown into a design centric company recently working on retail & restaurant interiors here in Historic West Palm Beach. The workshop features a spiral staircase leading to a boutique retail & office space. Stop by to see what’s happening or check out the shop online.
6. Thai Bay
1000 Old Okeechobee Rd
Local Favorite: Pad Thai | Fried Whole Snapper
Escape the Downtown crowd and enjoy authentic Thai fare in the Warehouse District. Thai Bay has been a West Palm Beach lunch & dinner staple for over 20 years. Stop in for their signature Pad Thai, a warm Panang Curry or chef created roll at the recently added sushi bar. The restaurant offers outdoor and indoor dining.
The neighborhood is home to several cross-fit gyms, all passionate about community and wellness. We’ve listed them Below, try them for yourself!
Crossfit 1401 | 6921, 1401 Elizabeth Ave
Crossfit El Cid | 500 Claremore Ave
Crazytrain Crossfit | 1016 Clare Ave #4
1901 S Dixie Hwy
Local Favorites: Frozen Moscow Mule & The Dak Pizza
You can’t miss the bright red sign as you make your way South on Dixie. Grato is a neighborhood favorite for happy hour and an overall comfortable dining experience. The Mediterranean inspired decor creates a welcoming, approachable ambiance. It’s open kitchen, wood-fire oven, grill and large rotisserie add to the warmth and provide an entertaining focal point. Whether you start the night with a frozen Moscow Mule or end the evening with a classic Italian Negroni, their cocktails are completely on point. Ditch the delivery pizza and pick up Grato for your movie night.
9. Armory Art Center
811 Park Place
The Armory Art Center neighbors the West Palm Beach Fire Station. The historic Art Deco building provides students of all ages exhibitions, art salons, lectures, and special events. The Armory’s 12 studios offer classes in ceramics, digital arts, drawing, glass fusing, jewelry, painting, printmaking, fibers and sculpture!