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Address: 114 Pine Street, Suite 202, Corning, NY 14830
Phone Number: 607 937 6292

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Cool place to explore

But many shops do close early so plan accordingly. Lots of restaurant options and they are open late so you have plenty of time to eat after browsing. People could not be... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

I think it was located on Market Street in Corning. It was worth the visit. It was several blocks of renovated older building containing an assortment of shops, restaurants ETC. Well worth visiting. I stopped to get pizza on a Friday evening and the area was hopping. It seems like a safe family friendly area.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

But many shops do close early so plan accordingly. Lots of restaurant options and they are open late so you have plenty of time to eat after browsing. People could not be friendlier. Feels like walking down an upscale version of an old Main Street. Several options and lots to explore.

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Columbia, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This a a wonderful district with so many shops and restaurants. There is a nail studio, children's shop and many other interesting places. We ate dinner at The Cellar and loved the coffee at The Soulful Cup

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Addison, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Too me Corning NY is over rated and especially the Gaffer District. It it just a high priced tourist attraction and caters to them. I only go to the pharmacy on Market St in the so called Gaffer District. Because it is a honest and fair priced business and locally owned.

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Mahopac, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The gaffer district was a lovely glimpse into the past. We saw a live band & sat & enjoyed the music. The shops were very picturesque & interesting.

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Acworth, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

There are a lot of neat shops and restaurants on Market St. There is live music a couple times a week in the square during the summer. It is fun to get something to eat or drink right off the square and sit at one of the many tables and enjoy the people and music.

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White Plains, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Gaffer District has some modestly interesting shops and interesting looking restaurants (we only ate at one), but it has nothing out of the ordinary, nothing you will not find in a hundred other small city downtowns, except perhaps the outlet where they sell Corning-branded home products and Revere Ware at great prices. The architecture is not exceptional, and it... More 

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Manchester, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We decided to take a walk around the Gaffer district one afternoon during our stay. A bunch of little stores and restaurants. Connor's Mercantile was kind of neat, but overall it was just a nice walk.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The gaffer district runs parallel to the river and is approximately a kilometre from end to end. It is attractively tree-lined and has a nice square around the middle. There are many shops and restaurants. Restaurants range from cheap to high-end, so something for everyone. Parking is plentiful. There is a nice walk alongside the river and a pedestrian bridge... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We went to The Gaffer District today and had a blast. Millennium, GenX, and Boomer. Perfect place for us all. Parked in public lot for $3. Followed the Chocolate Tour around Market Street and although they don't "give you" any free choco love.....it was still fun. I'll post each store separately, but mostly wanted you all to visit for a... More 

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Address: 114 Pine Street, Suite 202, Corning, NY 14830
Phone Number: 607 937 6292
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Corning

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