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Lovely shops, wine tastings, great breakfast place, all in a very quaint downtown. Go for... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Kim M
Warwick, United States
Quaint History.

Wonderful with all kinds of fun places to explore. Weather was meh,we want to return on a sunny day... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Northfield, Massachusetts
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Main Street, Gloucester, MA

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Lovely shops, wine tastings, great breakfast place, all in a very quaint downtown. Go for breakfast at Sugar Magnolias then stroll up and down. The shops are worth it.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful with all kinds of fun places to explore. Weather was meh,we want to return on a sunny day and will....very clean.

Thank _dantenapoleon21
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great little quaint New England downtown, nice restaurants & shops.Was raining hard so didn't get to see as much as we'd like.

Thank jennifersaint
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I have lived in Gloucester and shopped on Main Street for over 50 years. It's never been more exciting than than it is now in April, 2017. Beautiful gift shops and restaurants abound. You could browse the day away and not see it all, from...More

2  Thank magentarose
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A lot of seasonal businesses were closed and there was not a lot happening. There are a few cute shops and restaurants.

Thank David M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Visited Gloucester on a weekend, and the only chance that I had to visit downtown was on Sunday, when almost everything was closed. It's a delightful street, with many buildings of interesting architecture, and a plentitude of fascinating shops. Really whetted my appetite for a...More

1  Thank DonaldYokum
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Main Street contains a variety of restaurants and shops. A number of the restaurants are quite good, as are some of the shops.

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This street is full of local crafts and food. Locally owned businesses that care about the community and will help if you're searching for the perfect gift or just browsing and checking out the town. Metered parking on street is scarce so use the parking...More

1  Thank dobbiemom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Parked at one end and spend a few hours exploring down one side of the Main St and back the other side. Some really interesting quirky little shops with many surprises if you care to take the time to look. Spent a little more that...More

Thank GrantHay
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Drove up from RI. Well worth it. Beautiful park to explore and very quaint downtown. Then took scenic route to Rockport.

Thank NancyShane3
Nearby Restaurants
Topside Grill and Pub
747 reviews
.03 km away
Sugar Magnolias
241 reviews
.06 km away
Passports Restaurant
340 reviews
.07 km away
The Gloucester House Restaurant
700 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cape Ann Museum
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.19 km away
Cape Ann Brewing Company & Brewpub
106 reviews
.22 km away
Maritime Gloucester
57 reviews
.31 km away
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27 June 2017|
Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Have not been in Rockport on July 4, but I can say it's important to read the signs. I parked near the harbor and got a $50 ticket. I should have walked around and read the signs that said "resident sticker" only. Good... More