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Joy's Guidebook

Joy

Joy's Guidebook

Food scene
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Iron Hen Cafe
908 Cridland Road
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locals recommend
CoreLife Eatery
1430 Westover Terrace
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Crafted The Art of the Taco
219-A South Elm Street
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Excellent Barbecue and my favorite brisket!
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Mac's Speed Shop
1218 Battleground Ave
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Excellent Barbecue and my favorite brisket!
Excellent food and drinks with live music a few nights every week. Eclectic industrial - Historic Flannel Mill converted to apartments and retail space.
Kau
2003 Yanceyville St
Excellent food and drinks with live music a few nights every week. Eclectic industrial - Historic Flannel Mill converted to apartments and retail space.
Great Co-op grocery store with ready made vegetarian and vegan options available for eating on sight and to go. Kombucha on tap as well as full selection of grocery store items.
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Deep Roots Market
600 North Eugene Street
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Great Co-op grocery store with ready made vegetarian and vegan options available for eating on sight and to go. Kombucha on tap as well as full selection of grocery store items.
Sightseeing
Great place for seeing exhibits related to science, with a huge aquarium and small zoo.
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Greensboro Science Center
4301 Lawndale Drive
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Great place for seeing exhibits related to science, with a huge aquarium and small zoo.
Really nice competitive swim facility
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Greensboro Aquatic Center
1921 West Gate City Boulevard
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Really nice competitive swim facility
extensive collection of Greensboro history artifacts
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Greensboro History Museum
130 Summit Avenue
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extensive collection of Greensboro history artifacts
This house was originally seen on Hoarders TV show and is so close, you need to at least drive by.
Julian Price House Bed and Breakfast
301 Fisher Park Circle
This house was originally seen on Hoarders TV show and is so close, you need to at least drive by.
Beer, wine and seltzer. Check their website for food truck. Great live music on Wednesday and Thursday nights. In the summer you have a great view of fireworks at the end of home baseball games.
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Joymongers Brewing Co.
576 N Eugene St
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Beer, wine and seltzer. Check their website for food truck. Great live music on Wednesday and Thursday nights. In the summer you have a great view of fireworks at the end of home baseball games.
Walking distance to downtown. Tennis courts, skate park and on the Urban Trail.
Latham Park
Walking distance to downtown. Tennis courts, skate park and on the Urban Trail.
If you enjoy thrift shopping or flea markets or up-cycling, this place is a MUST SEE. See their website for drop in classes. It is HUGE!! and WONDERFUL.
Reconsidered Goods
2805 Patterson St
If you enjoy thrift shopping or flea markets or up-cycling, this place is a MUST SEE. See their website for drop in classes. It is HUGE!! and WONDERFUL.
Favorite thrift store.
Bargain Box of Junior League
122 N Elm St
Favorite thrift store.
Across the street from Bargain Box. Consignment shop. Furniture, art, jewelry and tons of good stuff.
The Red Collection
1411 Mill St
Across the street from Bargain Box. Consignment shop. Furniture, art, jewelry and tons of good stuff.
Cool vintage and handmade items. Love this place!
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Design Archives Emporium
342 South Elm Street
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Cool vintage and handmade items. Love this place!
Cool Greensboro stuff and gifts...for yourself and others. I love this place.
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Just Be
352 South Elm Street
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Cool Greensboro stuff and gifts...for yourself and others. I love this place.
Small dive bar hot on music scene. Cover charge.
Flat Iron
221 Summit Avenue
Small dive bar hot on music scene. Cover charge.
Great service, eclectic bar with consistent high quality welcoming atmosphere. Music outside sometimes in summer.
The Bearded Goat
116 E Lewis St
Great service, eclectic bar with consistent high quality welcoming atmosphere. Music outside sometimes in summer.
College. Close by and lots going on.
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1400 Spring Garden Street
College. Close by and lots going on.
This is the closest YMCA and is amazing and wonderful. It's about 5 minutes drive away and about 15 minute walk.
Kathleen Price Bryan Family YMCA
501 W Market St
This is the closest YMCA and is amazing and wonderful. It's about 5 minutes drive away and about 15 minute walk.
Neighborhoods
Historic neighborhood, just a short walk to downtown Greensboro NC. Skate Park, Cone Hospital, Latham Park and lots of shopping, restaurants and bars within short walk or drive.
Idlewood
Historic neighborhood, just a short walk to downtown Greensboro NC. Skate Park, Cone Hospital, Latham Park and lots of shopping, restaurants and bars within short walk or drive.
Shopping
This is a huge high end shopping extravaganza. Lots of food, and retail space. Nothing outlet or factory store so, plan accordingly. Harris Teeter grocery, Barnes and Noble, REI, Apple, West Elm, Whole Foods, Belk, and so much more.
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Friendly Center
3110 Kathleen Avenue
37
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This is a huge high end shopping extravaganza. Lots of food, and retail space. Nothing outlet or factory store so, plan accordingly. Harris Teeter grocery, Barnes and Noble, REI, Apple, West Elm, Whole Foods, Belk, and so much more.

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