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The Center & The Square

West Hartford Center, West Hartford, CT 06107-2201
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A feel good town.

My favourite place to be is West Hartord. I love the quintessential elements of this New England... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
jacquelinecZ2481CW
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Melbourne, Australia
Great town center!

Excellent bars, restaurants, wine bars, coffee shops, and shopping. Shopping has taken a hit, just... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
WestHartford_CTDal
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West Hartford, CT
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West Hartford Center, West Hartford, CT 06107-2201
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"movie theater"
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"coffee shops"
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"great coffee"
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"window shopping"
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"grocery shopping"
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"whole foods"
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"great shopping"
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"walk around"
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"downtown hartford"
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

My favourite place to be is West Hartord. I love the quintessential elements of this New England town. The older buildings are visually spectacular, the main street is adorable and offers lots of great food options as well as clothiers and gift stores. The newer...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent bars, restaurants, wine bars, coffee shops, and shopping. Shopping has taken a hit, just like all retail. The number of restaurants is dizzying

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square offer something for everyone. The Noah Webster Public Library has an outstanding children's section. The library offers numerous programs for all ages. If you enjoy eating out, there is a variety of excellent restaurants, many with outdoor seating....More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I love the Center. The Paint Bar, Barnes and Noble, movie theaters and restaurants make the square a fun place for families, friends and date nights. Tip: Barnes and Noble members get their parking validated!!! Nice for when on street parking is elusive!

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

These two venues in the center of West Hartford harbor a plethora of places for all ages. From the Noah Webster Library on South Main with an amazing children's area and various events for all ages to specialty clothing stores such as B&K on Farmington...More

Thank Boomertraveller1948
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lived in town over 50 years, no longer go to the center. Blue Back ruined it. Parking is a joke - what other shopping center has paid parking, not Westfarms, not the Shops at Canton, not Evergreen Walk and all of those have a better...More

Thank Patricia C
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are in the Hartford area, the West Hartford Center is a very short Uber or Taxi ride away. It's about a mile from Downtown Hartford but not a walkable one. The Center is the original town center and the amenities have grown up...More

Thank Peikleberry
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Blue Back Square and the Town Center are the envy of the surrounding communities. Where else can you go: where you can grab a great coffee, see a movie, do shopping and find a great outfit... all in a four hour period. West Hartford is...More

Thank muhr24
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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Visit the West Hartford library and other shops around the area. Blueback Square walking around getting exercise Barnes & Noble.

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Girls weekend in the Hartford area would not be complete with out a walk around this very cute town. Many restaurants and shops to wander around in. Most of the restaurants have outdoor seating and happy hours. The stores close on the early side so...More

Thank bikingmom
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