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Address: Between East Fifth and East Sixth Streets, beginning at Jackson Street, Dayton, OH

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Small area with most of Downtown Dayton eateries

Downtown Dayton is rather dreary with very few restaurants other than in the Oregon district which seems to have all that there is but there is a choice here including a very good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Kazhikathra K
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Lorton, Virginia
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Lorton, Virginia
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Downtown Dayton is rather dreary with very few restaurants other than in the Oregon district which seems to have all that there is but there is a choice here including a very good Thai Restaurant (THai 9) and Jay's Sea Food restaurant. There is also an old music shop selling vintage "records".

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2 Thank Kazhikathra K
Dayton, Ohio
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26 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crime ridden area, a couple of good restaurants that are worthwhile but not safe. Restaurants mixed in with porn/sex shops . Go ...but carry.

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Thank eerb
Vestal, New York
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place to stroll. Many good places to eat or to have a drink. My son took me to a deli there a couple of times and the food was really good. He and my daughter in law also took me to Blind Bobs. Great food there too.

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Thank Faye T
Fishers, Indiana
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not really much to see. Some good restaurants worth visiting. Porn shops are a turnoff. Not into bar scene so not sure how it rates.

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1 Thank Terry W
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I like the Oregon district because of all the scenic places and historical buildings. All kinds of restaurants and night life there. I am saying night life by saying bars, clubs of all genre. It is,very safe the police patrol on a,regular down there. The parking can be hard due to cramped streets. So it might be best to find... More 

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Thank Nicole S
North Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

fun atmosphere, unique shops and restaurants. will visit here again next time i am in dayton ohio!!!

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Dayton, Ohio
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424 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

A favorite hangout for young folks looking to connect. You might choose to overlook the tattoo parlors and porno shops, but it is reminiscent of NYC 42nd street from decades ago. A mini slice of bigger citys' raw neighborhooda. Great resaurants line the street. The three or more blocks of brick paving give it a certain charm. Off the main... More 

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Vandalia, Ohio
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Some good eating places there but not a place to take the kiddies. Adult stores are there too and some seedy people walking around.

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Thank scottm1168
NC
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This are is off of downtown business district that has both restaurant/bars/galleries and residential housing. If you live there, you can walk to all the cool places. Very convenient. It is a nice area to walk around on the weekends and perhaps go bar hopping and try different foods and listen to a variety of music. Plenty of people watching... More 

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Thank Traveler_777773
Miamisburg, Ohio
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222 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We are fortunate to have this adorable district in the Dayton area. It's the perfect place to go with friends. Plenty of good restaurants, bars, and entertainment to choose from. It's nice just to go for a stroll too.

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