Deep Ellum remains one of Dallas' premier hotbeds for music, art and entertainment. There are over 42 live music venues, clubs and restaurants and it is popularly known as the graffiti capital of Dallas. You'll also find tattoo parlors, breweries and art galleries galore. Deep Ellum is ideal for: Music lovers, loft dwellers, artists and bikers. It's an eclectic mashup of locals have been there for years and a recent influx of urbanites who opt to live on the fringe of the city versus immediately downtown. While you're find plenty of culture, you won't find peace and relaxation or fine dining.