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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Shopping Plaza
“A combination of boutique and chain stores within walking distance. During the Summer, there are small concerts in the main courtyard every Thursday evening.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Music Venue
“About a 20 minute ride, but totally worth it to hear the live music and dance. Best place in the Suburbs for that!”
  • 9 locals recommend
College Bookstore
“There is a great walking trail on the perimeter of Haverford College. It is open to the public!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Brewery
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“There are actually two locations of Tired Hands. Both are a ton of fun - the beer is brewed here and both locations have great food - just slightly different menus. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Everything you need for groceries. Sushi, seafood, thai and an outpost of DiBruno Brothers”
  • 4 locals recommend
Brewery
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“This brewery is very well known in the craft beer world. It's about a two mile ride or a short Uber ride. They do have a food menu but if you are looking for a bigger menu, try their sister shop, Fermentia”
  • 7 locals recommend
Brewery
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“It is an easy walk to Iron Hill Brewing company. The food is good and they offer a variety of micro-brew beers on tap.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Trail
“Haverford College's campus is beautiful year-round. There is a nature trail that surrounds the campus. It is a great place to go for a walk.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Cute Mexican restaurant also within walking distance (5 minutes). The margaritas are really good.”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This place is on the expensive side but the decorations are very fun and the food is great!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Small wine bar with regionally sourced food & wines. Great staff & friendly clientele. Right down the street from the Ardmore Music Hall ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
Golf Course
“We are walking distance to Merion Golf Club, home of the 2013 US Open. We are exactly .8 miles to the club house, about a 10 minute walk!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
“This is a beautiful arboretum with a 2.2 mi hiking trail around Haverford College. It is a very peaceful place to walk or run.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
  • 2 locals recommend