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Best things to do in Northumberland County

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.

Restaurant
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“Great location. Fun place to eat. A little pricey but not fancy. Fun fun atmosphere. Water views. ”
12 locals recommend
Park
“A semi-long car ride away, at about 25-30 minutes but they offer plenty of events to enjoy. They also have kayak rentals. Check out their website for more information on current events. ”
9 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Such a sweet local ice cream shop. Fun to get a cone and walk along, “millionaire row.’”
11 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Fun day trip. Island is fascinating....culturally (eg super cool accents), environmentally (eg it’s sinking), fun boat ride to get there. ”
8 locals recommend
Winery
“Great local wine! Fun activities, especially Friday nights. Be sure to take a designated driver! ”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“High End without the high end prices. Waterfront with dockage. Need reservations.”
8 locals recommend
Museum
“We LOVE this place!!! Incredible for kids and All ages. Make sure to ask to see the “Walker House” and the train room. Tells the history of Reedville. Amazing place to take kids on 4th of July (boat making, pie eating, egg toss, etc). Fun for kids anyday. There is an entire building of electric model trains! Certain Friday’s there are free afternoon bot rides. ”
7 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“In the mood for a big juicy burger and crazy loaded milkshake? Then NN Burger, located in the heart of downtown Kilmarnock is the pick for you. This spot is fun, tasty and you'll see their marketing all around town. It's very popular ”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is our favorite place. Family business. Reasonable prices. Great food. Tasty crab cakes. Local vibe. Great peach milkshakes. Comfortable for kids. ”
3 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Great Local Seafood! You can buy steamed crabs here if the pots don't produce enough crabs for your group.”
7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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2 locals recommend
Premise
“Great place to visit for walking and looking at the water. Take bug spray! ”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great Mexican food, iced Margaritas and cold beers! Intimate little taverna where you can sit elbow-to-elbow with the local water men and characters. This place is very popular with and is great for getting a feel for the locals. The service is quick and very good. ”
5 locals recommend
Store
“Great place to get steamed crabs and eat on the outdoor picnic table. Call them first to see if they have any available.”
5 locals recommend
Food
1 local recommends
Food
“Good place close by to get all kinds of seafood. Google or call ahead, they have restricted hours. ”
5 locals recommend