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South Norwalk Historic District (SoNo)

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Strolling down Washington Street

Spent an afternoon walking up and down Washington Street in South Norwalk and window shopping So lovely and so different from what it was like years ago. I would recommend... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2016
1943Patsy
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

South Norwalk 's Washington Street is a fun place to met for a drink with friends or enjoy a great dinner and the many Resturants ion the street Strada has the best pizza with the world famous Hector He is one of the Kings of the pizza oven Enjoy !

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Thank tim r
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

A super place to take a stroll, window shop, have lunch or dinner. A great vibe. Part modern part historic...worth a trip! Evening visits with music, a variety of menus and libations. Enjoy SONO!

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Thank Sillymermaid
Connecticut
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286 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The good thing about the district is that it's near the aquarium, about a block or two away. There is a big parking deck across from the aquarium and other parking lots around the area, so parking isn't bad during the daytime. We had a very nice meal in a rather plain lunch place, but I can't say that any... More 

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Thank ConnecticutLocavore
Collingswood, New Jersey
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64 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

I have followed the revitalization of SoNo since the beginning. At its height, it was a vibrant diverse commercial district with a mixture of shops, galleries, and eating places. It is now almost entirely eating and drinking spots catering to a younger demographic tha. I currently inhabit. It was disappointing.

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1 Thank Douglas M
Norwalk, Connecticut
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful day by the water! Great shopping and restaurants! Wonderful time spent! Weekend or during the week anytime! Come and enjoy!

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Thank Lydia B
Norwalk, Connecticut
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Spent an afternoon walking up and down Washington Street in South Norwalk and window shopping So lovely and so different from what it was like years ago. I would recommend everyone spend some time exploring the area. There are some very nice restaurants and shops. A great place to visit. And the Maritime Aquarium is also close by.

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1 Thank 1943Patsy
Gurgaon
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60 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Good place to visit around when you think about the SoNo District. The place has good eating joints and a few places where you can shop.

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Thank Bhatnagarahul
Norwalk, Connecticut
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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

This place is a block has good restaurants and places where to have a drink but the police usually and especially on weekend is checking at both sides of Washington St and use to put check points at West Ave where people necessarily have to go to take the route 7 and the I -95

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1 Thank ricfeliu
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We were in SoNo for dinner, but walked around a bit before and after. Looks like a fun place for meals (lots of creative and interesting options), funky stores, interesting architecture and good people watching. I commented to my friend on a number of restaurants that looked interesting to try, visiting the nearby aquarium, and generally spending an afternoon wandering... More 

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Thank dsaroff
Norwalk, Connecticut
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Great restaurants, bars, clubs and upscale shopping. Near the world famous Maritime Aquarium and IMAX theater.

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