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Address: 905 West Main St, Durham, NC 27701
Phone Number: 919 682 9229

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Good number of eateries...

Wide variety of restaurants so you'll find about anything you want. In addition to the ones in the square, there are several bard and restaurants. across the street. Most are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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Richmond, Virginia
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Zionsville, Indiana, United States
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161 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I had not expected it, but this place was full of people and energy on a summer Friday night. It was fun to check out the eateries, enjoy some street actors and generally walk around

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Wide variety of restaurants so you'll find about anything you want. In addition to the ones in the square, there are several bard and restaurants. across the street. Most are pretty good although a few are more than a little pricey (understatement).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Eclectic hometown Durham hotspot! Restaurants and boutique shopping, Market light ambience at night and seasonal outdoor small concert venue.

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Shelby Township, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The reviews that mention this area being former textile mills have re-written history. Brightleaf was a bunch of tobacco factories that have been converted into a posh shopping district. I remember the before and after. It is a really cool historic site... not quite as cool for the shopping itself. But you will find lots of really good eats to... More 

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North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Some great shops and restaurants. If you go in the evening during Spring/Summer they have outdoor entertainment which is a fun way to spend an evening.

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Greenville, South Carolina
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We wasted gas driving from our hotel to this destination only to discover there is really nothing there worth visiting.

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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

if you want a nice selection of restaurants and some various shopping outlets, have at it. would i go out of my way to go downtown just to go to the shops? no way. would I go down to try various eating places, sure.

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Durham, North Carolina
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Another great place in downtown Durham to visit. Lots of restaurants to choose from and there is also a record shop where you can find music from way back. The outdoor entertainment Brightleaf offers is also amazing.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We dined at the Little Dipper Fondue restaurant for a fun change. The service was horrible and our tip reflected it!

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Guernsey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We spent a great evening here, listening to live music and enjoying a cool drink. You can also eat at the restaurants also.

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Address: 905 West Main St, Durham, NC 27701
Phone Number: 919 682 9229
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham

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