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Fairhope Avenue

Fairhope, AL
+1 251-928-8003
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Great little town to stroll thru. Lots of one of a kind shops & eateries. Short distance to pier... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sybil67
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Mendota, Illinois
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Charming, artsy character.

Delightful blend of 'Old South' charm and modern 'hip'. Lots of interesting shops and eateries to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
remprimo
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Venice, Florida
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The main shopping area in this picturesque resort town.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great shopping” (14 reviews)
“antique shops” (14 reviews)
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Fairhope, AL
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+1 251-928-8003
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"beautiful flowers"
in 20 reviews
"great shopping"
in 14 reviews
"antique shops"
in 14 reviews
"quaint town"
in 12 reviews
"window shopping"
in 8 reviews
"white lights"
in 7 reviews
"every corner"
in 9 reviews
"panini"
in 9 reviews
"toy store"
in 6 reviews
"mardi gras"
in 11 reviews
"downtown area"
in 8 reviews
"shop owners"
in 5 reviews
"main street"
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"year round"
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"places to eat"
in 9 reviews
"southern charm"
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"specialty shops"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little town to stroll thru. Lots of one of a kind shops & eateries. Short distance to pier. Didn't get to brewery, maybe next time....

Thank sybil67
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delightful blend of 'Old South' charm and modern 'hip'. Lots of interesting shops and eateries to delight the eyes and pallet.

Thank remprimo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It reminded us of other towns that had a art/boutique area with some resturaunts. A great place to walk and brose. It is dead on Sundays.

Thank cdhcch
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a must for a relaxing getaway ,so close to so many attraction s ,beaches ,history ,we have been here twice and even though we only have been able to get to this hidden treasure during winter ,we are in love with this...More

1  Thank Missy U
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

we were looking for something to do for a few hours , a local suggested Fairhope,..... very quaint, shops, antiques, restaurants and drive down to the pier for pretty view...

Thank B3812TZbarbaral
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

The first time we came to Fairhope, we fell in love with the town. You can walk the streets and visit all the shops. Lots of unique things. All kinds of restaurants also with great food. We've been back a couple more times and fall...More

Thank Lynn M
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

My mom and I loved our recent trip to Fairhope Avenue. I was very surprised at how many shops and restaurants there were (expected it to be much smaller). We loved the selection of shops and had a great visit. The Christmas lights were unbelievable...More

Thank Lauren A
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I only use this avenue when I can't avoid it to reach my destination. their are m only 2-3 restuarants worth a visit. R -Bisto being one that is great. Parking is always a problem and other retailers are way over priced.

Thank mariecalder
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The people, the food, and the shops are so awesome. We love to just get away for a long weekend. Very walkable town too. Don't miss visiting this quaint little town.

Thank bamaflower
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Just spent a few hours in the very downtown section including eating lunch at Panini Pete's in the French Quarters. The solarium ambiance was really nice and the panini's were great. Walked the downtown streets and happened upon a fabulous bookstore, Page and Palette, a...More

Thank Lou Ann T
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kpdoula
7 December 2017|
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Response from P3902RQwilliamp | Reviewed this property |
They stay up through Mardi Gras, the Christmas decorations will come down at New Years. But those wonderful lights will stay up through Fat Tuesday which is Feb.13th this year. Also every first friday of the month the shops... More
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dawnacooper
15 August 2017|
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Response from cookrman | Reviewed this property |
Hit and miss with acceptance off dogs.
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Robert H
17 October 2016|
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Response from Sherry B | Reviewed this property |
It is now February and the lights are still up! Not sure when they stop but at least through the end of this month for Mardi Gras!
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