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Address: State Street, Downtown Bristol VA & TN, Bristol, VA 24201
Phone Number: 276-644-9700
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Description: Bristol has a proud heritage going back more than 150 years of being both...
Bristol has a proud heritage going back more than 150 years of being both a fun place to visit and a “Good Place to Live”. With so much to do and enjoy, everyone feels at home in Historic Downtown Bristol. As a Certified Main Street Community, Downtown Bristol has more to offer every day – more activities, more shops, more homes, more offices and more life. Believe in Bristol is a nonprofit 501 ( c ) 3 organization composed of dedicated citizens, business owners, government officials and other friends of Bristol who recognize the role a vital downtown plays in preserving and furthering our communities identity, spirit and economy.
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a quaint little town

a quaint little town with a nice feel. the main street has quite a few unique shops and places to eat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

a quaint little town with a nice feel. the main street has quite a few unique shops and places to eat.

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We had a great time strolling State Street! There are lots of shops to visit. We stopped for a bite to eat, too. Be sure to stop in the Benjamin Walls photography studio. Very cool! We enjoyed hunting for antiques as well. Nice way to spend an afternoon.

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Denton, North Carolina
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

State Street was ok. Mostly antique shops and a few restaurants. We were there on a Saturday around noon. We walked up the VA side, crossed the street and walked back down the TN side. Nothing to get really excited about.

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Bristol, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The restaurants are primarily local owned (except for Quaker Steak & Lube & Macados) and the shops are just a fun time to walk around and explore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I loved walking downtown. The little town has done a great job in bringing it back to life . history has been preserved whenever possible. There are antique stores, clothing stores, art galleries, restaurants, a historic theatre... And perhaps an occasional pan handler but they are not obnoxious. What a great small town!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Quaint little Town with Main Street serving as the TN/VA State Line with small shops providing that days past feel without that touristy kitsch feeling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

The sign is gorgeous at night and the shopping is abundant and really great small hometown bussinesses. You have to shop here. The Paramount theater is cute and you must see a show there. They also have a farmers market on sunday and weds.

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Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

After dark the street has a few people loitering so walking is a little unsettling even in the area of the restaurants.

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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

If you plan to be on State Street, I hope you can catch a show at the Paramount! This is a beautifully restored old theater. We watched "Les Mis" here. Of course, enjoyed the show, but the decor & the pre-show organ music were terrific!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

State Street has come a long way over the last few years. Much better with things to do. Check out the local shops, eateries and other events.

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Address: State Street, Downtown Bristol VA & TN, Bristol, VA 24201
Phone Number: 276-644-9700
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bristol

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