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Address: Between William and Huron Streets, Ann Arbor, MI
Phone Number: 734 668 7112
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Description: A classic "college town" neighborhood street for strolling. Shops and...
A classic "college town" neighborhood street for strolling. Shops and restaurants line the street and offer abundant variety to meet every taste.
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Lots of nice restaurants and interesting shops

There are numerous good restaurants of every variety, including fine dining. Many have sidewalk dining in good weather. There also are a wide variety of interesting shops.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Ann Arbor, MI
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

There are numerous good restaurants of every variety, including fine dining. Many have sidewalk dining in good weather. There also are a wide variety of interesting shops.

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Summit, New Jersey
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111 reviews 111 reviews
37 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

People who like to shop will love Main Street. There are a lot of individual quirky shops, not just the big chain stores. There are stores that feature things connected with pets, unusual book stores, a store that's all about Michigan cherries! Fun to just wander along and pop in and out of stores.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The stores in the main shopping area of Main Street are fun to browse. Some are very unique and offer merchandise that is different from what one finds in malls and large cities. There are several decent restaurants, although they are not quite as good as the locals seems to think they are. Ann Arbor has a moderate climate in... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Man, Ann Arbor's Main Street is just so cool: it's, first of all, beautiful; like this wasn't enough, it has A LOT of stuff to do, which fits every budget having a big diversity of stuff, thus there's things for everyone to do. If you are around A2, pay a visit, I guarantee you won't regret!

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Watervliet, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

One of my favorite downtowns in the Midwest I've ever visited. While I'm lower income, this main street looked like it would be ideal for most folks who live in Ann Arbor. If I made 20k more annually this would be heaven for me. Crazy Wisdom was a wonderful bookstore; Four Directions has an amazing array of gemstones, jewelry, fossils,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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343 reviews 343 reviews
108 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I like this part of down because it's loaded with great restaurants, shops and coffee houses and bars if that's you're thing. They're are so many different eating options and I love the amount of book stores in such a small place. But you have a lot of boutique shopping and if you can't find something you like you're probably... More 

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98 reviews 98 reviews
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Lots of fun bars & restaurants catering to alumni and older students at U of Michigan. Lots of new places opening and better than hanging out at the college dives closer to campus.

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Pemberville, Ohio
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174 reviews 174 reviews
22 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great local culture on Main Street. High end dining, low end dining, and everything in between. Coffee? You bet! Tea, you bet. Books, nooks, novelties, strange and beautiful - all there. Art. Almost art. Never intended to be art. You'll find it there and what a magnificent place to observe people. Spend a day and enjoy the show.

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Westerly, Rhode Island
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90 reviews 90 reviews
29 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Everything you could want is in this area. We had a great time walking around looking in the shoppes and catching a bite.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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113 reviews 113 reviews
38 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Main Street is a very busy and lively place. There are numerous restaurants to pick from and a lot of unique shopping as well. A great alternative to a boring indoor mall. There are art galleries, bookstores, bars, restaurants...check out the M-Den for Michigan items (one of several locations). This street gets very crowded after a football game and you... More 

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