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Things to do in Anaheim

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
“We are located 30-minute driving distance from the happiest place on Earth! Just hop on North Harbor Blvd and drive straight down. You'll be there in no time!”
  • 672 locals recommend
Theme Park
“It is very very fun for everyone, families, children, friends, etc. There are restaurants there. Very recommended for tourists to visit. Only 2.3 miles away. ”
  • 266 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
“You will have a great time, If you are a baseball fan, or even if you are not there is a lot of wonderful things around this area. ”
  • 112 locals recommend
Theme Park
“You can’t visit Orange County without meeting Mickey Mouse in person! The most famous theme park of all time opened right here in Anaheim by Walt Disney himself back in 1955. Disneyland Resort now offers multiple theme parks and resorts, but those simple childhood memories can still be found at “The Happiest Place on Earth.””
  • 69 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Home of the Anaheim Ducks hockey team (The Mighty Ducks from the Disney movie)”
  • 64 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“Located next to the Disneyland hotel and Disneyland. great place for food, entertainment, and shopping, the also have bowling. a little over 2 miles away. I suggest testing UBER or LIFT to get there. 1580 Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802”
  • 80 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Beautiful convention center with tons of amenities. Close to hotels and Disneyland parks as well as Downtown Disney. Plenty of bathrooms and meeting and venue space.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Great place for dining, shopping and entertainment. They have a 24 hour fitness as well as a house of blues venue. Please visit their website for a complete directory. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Historic Site
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“An indoor extravaganza of the most mouth-watering foods. Modern yet classic decorations with crowded yet relaxing atmosphere. 25-minute of driving only, so don't miss out!”
  • 86 locals recommend
General Entertainment
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“A fun experience for the whole family! (Psst...head's up, there's no silverware. LOL)”
  • 56 locals recommend
Park
“Ready for a nice Sunday afternoon at the Park? Then visit Irvine Park for a picnic or Horseback Ride, there's also pony rides for the kids as well as paddle boat rentals and a cute train ride through the park. Irvine park also has a sweet little zoo that the kids will love.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Route
“If you want to feel Disneyland without all the expense we recommend Downtown Disney. Great for families, couples. Dinner, movies, people watching, every shopping item you want all in one location and sometimes parking is free or minimal..”
  • 16 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Major Convention Events are held here, and its also only 5 minutes away from us!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“So much is there to access and have fun with family and friends. 2.5 miles away”
  • 28 locals recommend
Theme Park
“The other famous amusement park in the area, worth a visit if you're tired of the long lines and high prices at Disneyland!”
  • 18 locals recommend
Zoo
“8-acre city park zoo features native Southwestern animals & plants, plus regular programs & events.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Historic Site
“An indoor extravaganza of the most mouth-watering foods. Modern yet classic decorations with crowded yet relaxing atmosphere. 25-minute of driving only, so don't miss out!”
  • 86 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“A fun experience for the whole family! (Psst...head's up, there's no silverware. LOL)”
  • 56 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“This is a lovely restaurant with the best views in North OC. Enjoy dinner and the outdoor fire pits while taking in the breathtaking views. They also have a great happy hour and bar area for more cost effective dining options.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For when the adults want to have fun, have some great food and drinks and great entertainment...”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Chain restaurant with the best you guessed it cheesecake around. The menu has something for everyone from the classic factory burger, salads, and steaks. Call ahead to ask for wait times and see if they are taking reservations this place gets packed. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Roscoe’s is the only place to have the classic chicken and waffle combo. With chains all around California, you have no excuse not to hit one up.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Pirates Dinner Theater has live pirate show during dinner complete with a Pirate ship. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I highly recommend The Ranch Restaurant for a fine dining experience and to celebrate a special occasion!”
  • 15 locals recommend

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