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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.
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Great nostalgia for those that enjoyed the show Vampire Diary’s. The food and drinks are delicious. Try the purple goat drink! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Food
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“Nostalgic ice cream and candy shop. A nice treat to have with the kiddos. Use the rocking chairs on the wrap around patio!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Tourist Information Center
“If you were a Vampire Diary’s fan, then you will want to enjoy this walking tour of filming locations. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you're in the mood for a great Pizza, Amici is the place to go and offers outdoor patio seating.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wanna create your own pizza masterpiece??? You can customize your pizza with a load of your favorite toppings! Love the gelato and draft beers, too~”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The chef RL was raised in New Orleans and his Gumbo is the best around. The ambiance is beautiful and classic. They have a bar and the staff is friendly. The food is worth the visit, however it is made when it is ordered and you will be well advised to plan a lesierly lunch or dinner. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“City Pharmacy is 20 minutes away in Covington and is very worth a visit for a fantastic meal and drinks!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“There are good dining areas and the area is safe and comfortable enough to enjoy a nice walk.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Loved the personal touches and amazing service. The food is Amazing as well! Took the family for a special holiday~”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
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“This is also a coffee shop and is on the historic square of Covington , where there are often weekend events often planned .”
  • 3 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“LOVE this little boutique! Mens and Women's clothing and a small selection of accessories.”
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“One of our personal favorites when you have 2-4 hours you want to dedicate to creativity. Great for kids and adults.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 1 local recommends
Other Great Outdoors
“Oxford College is where Atlanta's Emory University began. The two-year college campus is absolutely beautiful. Visitors are welcome at the college cafeteria.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“Great nostalgia for those that enjoyed the show Vampire Diary’s. The food and drinks are delicious. Try the purple goat drink! ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're in the mood for a great Pizza, Amici is the place to go and offers outdoor patio seating.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wanna create your own pizza masterpiece??? You can customize your pizza with a load of your favorite toppings! Love the gelato and draft beers, too~”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The chef RL was raised in New Orleans and his Gumbo is the best around. The ambiance is beautiful and classic. They have a bar and the staff is friendly. The food is worth the visit, however it is made when it is ordered and you will be well advised to plan a lesierly lunch or dinner. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“City Pharmacy is 20 minutes away in Covington and is very worth a visit for a fantastic meal and drinks!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Loved the personal touches and amazing service. The food is Amazing as well! Took the family for a special holiday~”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“This is also a coffee shop and is on the historic square of Covington , where there are often weekend events often planned .”
  • 3 locals recommend

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