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Address: Long Beach, CA

Shoppers looking to buy vintage clothes, furniture and other memorabilia...

Shoppers looking to buy vintage clothes, furniture and other memorabilia from the 1950s up through the '70s will enjoy the many shops that span more than two-blocks on this popular, busy street.

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The connection across downtown

When you're going for a stroll downtown, there's really only one east-west street worth making the connection between Pine and the Promenade and points beyond...that's East 4th... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
Riverside, California
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Long Beach, California
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63 reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Organic Vegan Chocolate, Terrific food, Fun retro clothes, furniture, decor and goodies. Great shops for gifts for yourself or others and shop owners that make each visitor feel like a special guest. Check it out but wear your walking shoes.

Thank thizizliz
Riverside, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 489 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

When you're going for a stroll downtown, there's really only one east-west street worth making the connection between Pine and the Promenade and points beyond...that's East 4th. Fun shopping and restaurants. Not as well lit as I'd like at night and a lot of drifters make it feel a bit unsafe after dark.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Nelsonville, Ohio
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Great Shopping and Dining area. If you are looking for vintage clothing, jewelry, accessories, antiques or other retro items, go to Retro Row. There are several shops to explore and find that special item you have been wanting. There are also many different food choices and a Great restored Art Theatre. Wish I could have spent more time there.

1 Thank Sunnygal53
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83 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I think Retro Row has more appeal to young locals than an oldster like me who shudders at the vintage polyester clothes. I was looking for a larger selection of accessories like jewelry and scarves. Most of the stuff wasn't displayed very well. I was hoping to find a few more older designer labels. With the exception of one store... More 

Thank Rhensrude
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Wow retro row is such a cool area There's nothing else like it in long beach or Los Angeles!! Tons of retro shops. Retail. Restaurants. Coffee. Etc. totally walkable and bikeable It's cool. Full of hints to do and just has so much charm. You have to come see it in person

1 Thank TitanHermes
Dorval, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

easy access from downtown Long Beach and parking very close to the beach area, cheap at 25 cents per 15 minutes..... breezy and a lot cooler than being downtown, nice get away.

1 Thank marknlinda2012
Lakewood, California
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68 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Great neighborhood for eating, shopping vintage and drinking. Lots of retro shops, wine bars and food options. Oh, and lots of people watching and cute dogs!

1 Thank Janine W
Long Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

East 4th st. is known as "Retro Row". It's only a few blocks long and has fun stores with different items for sale than what you will find in the mall stores. Thehas an old refurbished movie theater, lots of places to eat and a coffee shop that you really should visit called Portfolio. It's a local spot and trendy... More 

1 Thank J S
Houston, Texas
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476 reviews
192 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

I'd heard about 4th street all week so perhaps my expectations were high. I went down to 4th street and I was underwhelmed. There weren't as many stores as I was expecting and they weren't that great. I'd probably recommend going some where else.

Thank KendraDawnRN
Sterling, Virginia
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153 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Park cheap at 4th and Cherry. My fave restaurants in this area: Lola's (creative Mexican), 4th Street Vine (wine bar), Aji Peruvian cuisine, The Pike (fish grill). Great people watching, all types of artsy folk.

3 Thank David R

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