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Main Street Historic District

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Address: Main Street, Bastrop, TX

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A nice downtown area

The downtown area has a lot to explore. Plenty of little shops and businesses. Restaurants of all sorts. Adult beverage destinations. Easy access to Fisherman's Park, which has a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The downtown area has a lot to explore. Plenty of little shops and businesses. Restaurants of all sorts. Adult beverage destinations. Easy access to Fisherman's Park, which has a playground, paved and unpaved walking paths, splash pad, and picnic tables. Downtown also includes the Opera House, the historic courthouse, historical society, etc. Plenty of things to see most days, decent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I liked driving by the homes in the area and I always like strolling the streets in downtown. It has a nice feel to the place

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Lovely downtown area with great shops and restaurants right on the Colorado river. It is the most historical small town in Texas.

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Bastrop, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I loved all the little shops around the downtown area. There are plenty of different places to explore and plenty more places to take a break for refreshments,lunch or dinner! Great to explore alone or with friends. There are several great eat places and more places to sit and relax to watch life pass by also!

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Bastrop, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Main Street Historic District is only 2 blocks long, but packed with wonderful shops featuring creations by local artists, and restaurants to tempt the most discerning of tastebuds! I take all our visitors to Main Street. I highly recommend a visit...you'll love it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It's great to take some time and walk the downtown area and visit all the specialty shops and have lunch in one of the many great little restaurants. The downtown area has done a great job in keeping things rolling in our little town.

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Mansfield, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Loved this little river town & their patriotic pride. You can enjoy eating, shopping, learning about their history or just sitting by the river and relaxing.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The Museum is very nice and had lunch at Anita's and it was wonderful. The stores offer a variety of things by local artist as well as the usual. Wine stores are available also. The old homes are beautiful and well maintained.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The town is a trip back in time! Beautiful old houses in this district, wonderful shopping downtown and lots of good places to eat.

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Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Bastrop is one of those little towns you''ll want to return to again and again. Wonderful places to visit/shop/eat.

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Address: Address: Main Street, Bastrop, TX
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Bastrop

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