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Ninth Street - CLOSED

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Visited Ninth Street in Durham, NC. near W, Main st.

We stayed at The Hilton Garden Inn which is within walking distance to the bustling Ninth St... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2016
Ernestsworld
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Brooklyn, New York
Passing the time in Durham

I needed to find an activity to pass some time before catching a flight home. I love to shop... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
Gail M
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Weston, Massachusetts
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Feb 6, 2017
“Old Durham with encroaching development”
Oct 15, 2016
“changing”
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Ninth Street is obviously the old heart of Durham. It is a few blocks of shops and unique restaurants. Immediately across Ninth Street is a massive new development of some additional businesses, restaurants, a Harris Teeter and apartment/condo buildings. Parking is at a premium here....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Ninth Street is a street of varying types of shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and much more. It is just a block away from Duke University's East Campus and caters to them to a degree, but also to everyone in Durham. Besides being near Duke it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Nikkisams
Reviewed August 21, 2016

We stayed at The Hilton Garden Inn which is within walking distance to the bustling Ninth St. Unique (one of a kind) shops, diverse restaurants, bars and beer gardens. Lots of fun things to experience, like Elmo's Diner, Epa Chamo's Venezuelan restaurant, The Playhouse Toy...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Ernestsworld
Reviewed July 25, 2016

I needed to find an activity to pass some time before catching a flight home. I love to shop & check out interesting stores. My daughter & I had a great time looking around and checking out the variety of different shops. I'd go back...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank Gail M
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice to walk around in the day, especially in weekends. A lot of new restaurants and establishments are opening.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

This is a great area to stroll around on a sunny day .There are countless shops to browse thru. Every kind of ethnic food is available. Truly a place to stroll around.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Mike D
Reviewed May 1, 2016

pleasant way to spend a few hours, decent places to eat or just have a cup of coffee. might find something different than the usual mall stores.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed April 3, 2016

Not very exciting, but a reasonably nice place to walk around. Quite a few decent restaurants to choose from.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank heshnosaff
Reviewed March 6, 2016

Fun poking around Ninth Street with the delicious smelling coffee shops. We wandered in to Vaguely Reminiscent to look at some wallets and toys. They had a treasure trove of cool dresses. I have a "maternal" figure that is hard to flatter with a dress....More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank tarheelgirl39
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Ninth Street is a very popular place for Duke Students and the general public due to the large number of restaurants and other shops. Within a half mile there are at least 15-20 restaurants about a dozen or more right on the street from very...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank DonN263
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