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Address: Dauphin Street, Mobile, AL
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+1 251-432-6772
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Bienville Square

Cute little city park/square along a street filled with fabulous restaurants and shops. Recommend not missing if you happen to be in Mobile.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachel M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the main streets in the town but it seemed to be a little run down with some empty retail units, probably suffering from the effects of out of town shopping. Some nice building including some art deco style. There is a nice gift shop; Urban Emporium. The lady in there was very friendly and gave lots... More 

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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute little city park/square along a street filled with fabulous restaurants and shops. Recommend not missing if you happen to be in Mobile.

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Thank Rachel M
Lima, Peru
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24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I happened to be here during Mardis Gras and was able to experience the parade. More family friendly than what I hear about New Orleans. Some good food spots too.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful area. Delightful historic district. Lovely homes and a real treat for visitors from around the globe Well worth a visit if you are in the area or on the I10.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can see this street on the Duck Boat Tour or just drive yourself. It's alot of restaurants. Mostly restaurants. So if that's what you wany, then go here. Otherwise, just follow the signs and drive down the street for a quick look and then go to the old cemetery next to the library and visit the old graves.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

South Royal Street west. Starts at the Park, there is a Chick-Fil-A in the RSA Building, which is on South Royal street, pass the Squirrel park going West. Just about anything your taste fancies!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We put Dauphin Street in our GPS because it was suggested on Trip Advisor. When we arrived there were a few little shops but not enough to get out and go "shopping". I will say as we continued to drive around the homes there were beautiful. Just as I would expect homes in the south to look. So it's a... More 

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Hoover, Alabama
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this area several years ago and there is definitely more going on there now with more shops, restaurants, people; however, I advise you not to overexpect. If you like bars and a somewhat gritty scene you might like this. We walked through the area twice but didn't feel compelled to linger.

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McKenzie, TN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sure during The parade this is a happening place but just to go on a Saturday night isn't much. There's just a bunch of restaurants spread out. Nothing to really see or shop.

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Arnold, Missouri, United States
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This street has an abundance of restaurants, bars, and shops. Fun during the day and more colorful at night for the adventurous! We are at a different restaurant every day!

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