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Old Town Auburn

1583 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 451-6822
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Old town Auburn, Nice historic visit or stop over on your planned trip.

Since recently moving to Lincoln Ca.,I have enjoyed my visits to the area old towns and historic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albert J
Lincoln, California
Fun Way to Spend a Day

Many shops to visit, good restaurants, some with bars and delicious craft brews. Auburn Ale House... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
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This pleasant neighborhood has nice shops and fun antiques.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1583 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 451-6822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since recently moving to Lincoln Ca.,I have enjoyed my visits to the area old towns and historic sites. Before, l lived in Silicon Valley for over 50 years, I would just drive past this old Town Auburn on my way to Reno just off Hwy...More

Thank Albert J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many shops to visit, good restaurants, some with bars and delicious craft brews. Auburn Ale House is the best, with many cold quaffs to choose from. Try a flight of beers there. Edelweiss is great for Breakfast.

Thank DiRider
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old town Historic Auburn is a great stop. They have wonderful eateries, shops a brewery and a wine bar all within walking distance from where you park. I especially liked the little shop called "Totally Cool". It has something for everyone, great unique gifts, vintage...More

Thank joyojohnson1956
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in here to find a place to eat and get fuel since it is right up the road from the fair grounds where the Tevis Cup finish is located. It is a very quaint little village with cute shops and lots of restaurants....More

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old Town Auburn is a small piece of California gold rush history. The museums and architecture will appeal to all. There are shops with crafts by local artists, a dozen or more varied dining options, wine tastings, mixed with antique shops. Essentially covering about three...More

Thank Shelly F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to visit and stroll the streets. Many artists exhibit their work in shops and galleries. There are a lot of places to eat, and live entertainment on the weekends in the bars.

Thank wizette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for dinner and walked around. Most shops were closed, but we went back the next day. Several Antique shores and a large art shop with all kind of art pieces.

Thank Dayna S
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Charming, though small, original Old Town has fun for all - from original antique fire engine in engine-house to quality jewelry and good eats! Check out Bootleggers for quality food and unique atmosphere. And see one of the smallest and oldest operating post offices in...More

Thank Sabern1
Reviewed June 26, 2017

very cute and cool old township in South California, kind of gives you a slice of colonial times... has little nifty shops and a real oldschool feel...

Thank ashventura
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Some California history, a good stop off for breakfast at the Idlewise Resturant, the jewelry store has a great display of gold jewerly

Thank Ron V
Nearby Restaurants
Auburn Alehouse
279 reviews
.02 miles away
Tre Pazzi Trattoria
127 reviews
.49 miles away
Old Town Pizza
92 reviews
.05 miles away
Carpe Vino
133 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Placer County Historical Museum
39 reviews
.09 miles away
Placer County Courthouse
32 reviews
.15 miles away
Bernhard Museum Complex
14 reviews
.31 miles away
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Elizabeth N
February 25, 2017|
Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
Last time I was there (about a year ago) most shops were quiet by 5:00 pm on Saturday. Restaurants are about all that is going after that.
February 6, 2016|
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Response from Shelly F | Reviewed this property |
Interstate 80 to Auburn (35 miles east of Sacramento. Take the Maple Street Exit and the off ramp enters Old Town Auburn. Veer to right onto Lincoln Way and you are in Old Town. Parking on streets, or there is a lot across... More
February 14, 2015|
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Response from Bill C | Reviewed this property |
We have stayed at the Powers Mansion Inn and enjoyed it and Monkey Cat is GREAT, too.