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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.
Grocery or Supermarket
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“If you are coming up from Downstate or NJ, this is the Grocery Store you will want to visit on your way up. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
“A fantastic local-owned liquor store with great deals on all your favorite liquors. Wide array to choose from and check out the weekly sales ;) ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Corner Shop
Lodging
“Excellent German restaurant with great food and a very enticing happy hour. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Station
“no car easy bus ride from manhattan then a 15 minute walk or quick cab ride 1/2 mile”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Great place for breakfast/lunch. Delicious food. Reasonable prices. **Cash only**”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Delicious breakfast and lunch nearby. Slow service - but well worth the wait. Quaint decor and friendly staff make for an excellent place to gather for a "cup of Jo"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Not much to look at, but FANTASTIC sandwhiches, breakfasts and lunch - and lovely locals ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“The Red Rooster Roadhouse feels like it is from another time. It is a bit of a dive bar, but charmingly so.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious food - whether Mexican (my favorite) or Italian. Oder out or stay in - always a delicious treat! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Go online before your stay and order your breads of choice. Then, come Saturday morning, drive 3 min to this cute little bakery/cafe/pickup place.”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“Remember what life was like before the internet...? Charming newly rennovated library offers lots to do for children (check their calendar) as well as a quiet space to read, etc., ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Café
“Delicious breakfast and lunch nearby. Slow service - but well worth the wait. Quaint decor and friendly staff make for an excellent place to gather for a "cup of Jo"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Delicious food - whether Mexican (my favorite) or Italian. Oder out or stay in - always a delicious treat! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Gas Station
“This convenience shop is located right in town . It houses a Subway ,Dunkin Doughnuts , soft ice cream.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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