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Best things to do in Kinston

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

American Restaurant
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“This restaurant is owned and operated by Vivian Howard, star of the PBS show, The Life of a Chef. People from all over the US travel here to dine at this restaurant. $$$$$”
10 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“One of our favorite places to eat in Kinston. Casual dining with unique food offerings, as well as traditional. One of the restaurants owned by Vivian Howard, PBS star, The Life of a Chef. ”
6 locals recommend
Food
“Fabulous local beer, and a very friendly atmosphere. No food, and they close early, but don't miss it!”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Great place to let the kids run around... I like checking out the coastal creatures indigenous to eastern Carolina. Big Daddy’s is great, and I love taking a walk through the Health and Science Museum.”
4 locals recommend
Night Club
“Something different to do... I love music and this is a great place for local talent to perform.”
2 locals recommend
Museum
“Located at the Neuseway Nature Park, this planetarium is both educational and fun!”
1 local recommends
Restaurant
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
Café
“Well, this is my deli. Whether you are on the way to the mountains from the beach or the beach to the mountains, you need to stop and get a chicken pot pie, cream cheese baked spaghetti, breakfast casserole, cakes, cookies, sandwich meat, etc so you can enjoy your trip and not have to cook or eat out so much. ”
2 locals recommend
Pool
“Awesome water park with a slides, huge kiddie pools, a lazy river, and a 32 foot tall water slide tower... ”
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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1 local recommends
Pharmacy
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Baseball Stadium
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Lots of gluten free foods and prime meats. (Closed for remodeling March-April 2017)”
2 locals recommend