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Address: 2nd Street, Hastings, MN

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A Walk into History

Although only a few blocks long, the Historic Downtown of Hastings is a great place to poke around. It has some great antique stores and restaurants. The frontage street has been... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Tecpan, Guatemala
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although only a few blocks long, the Historic Downtown of Hastings is a great place to poke around. It has some great antique stores and restaurants. The frontage street has been recently worked on, so there is easy parking.

Thank gregkemp
Hastings, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

My wife and I go down here quite often. It's a great place for sights as wells as food and antique shops. Nice family atmosphere. Great place to see the Hastings car show all summer long

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This little square of restored architecture was pretty quiet on a Saturday night. Local owned businesses; not sure opening and closing times. The street construction did not make it pedestrian friendly.

1 Thank chicago90Phoenix
Hastings, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great choice of restaurants, cute shops, too many antique shops, though! Excited for the Spiral brewery to open next year!

Thank drsager
Hastings, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

a classic "Main Street" with many store fronts from the 1870's. several gift shops and great antique stores. several good restaurants. the Busted Nut, the Depot, Bella Vista, The Onion Grill, are great places for lunch. I love the breakfasts at Red Rock Café is my pick for Breakfast

Thank sjohnson2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

The parking in downtown is fairly open except for on a Friday or Saturday night. Easily walkable area with shops for various interests. Some of the buildings are old (1800s to early 1900s) and have great architecture which is nice to see preserved.

Thank CaptTrouble
Hastings, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Hastings is an old town and was 1 of the older towns in the state. It has historic value and a few things to see and do. There are antique shops, places to eat, a great car show every other Saturday during the summer months. The Mississippi River flows through here. A nice, clean town and quite scenic. The "when... More 

Thank eberspacher
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We where very disappointed on our visit and found very little to do so after about an hour of trailing the streets trying to find somthing of interest to us or somthing to do , we turned around and went back to Minneapolis. Set on the Mississippi river with steel bridges and river walks and plenty of antique shops, but... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Hastings always has had a pretty downtown, but never much to do other than a few antique stores and some bars. nice walk area by river. great quick stop/visit

Lake City, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We stopped at the Busted Nut after looking in a few other stores and enjoyed interaction with all the clerks in all the stores.

Thank sklennert

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