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Southern charm

Great street to walk along. Has several places for lunch/dinner. Many have outdoor seating behind with views of the Beaufort river. Art galleries and small shops Small local... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Laura S
Wilmette, United States
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Wilmette, United States
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great street to walk along. Has several places for lunch/dinner. Many have outdoor seating behind with views of the Beaufort river. Art galleries and small shops Small local businesses to support and enjoy!

Thank Laura S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day trip for those on Hilton Head. Great stay for those who like the low country. The city and this street are just a pleasant time. Stores are varied and good to visit. The restaurants are great for the low country cuisine,

Thank worthy h
South Carolina
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eclectic array of shops and stores with great selections. Good restaurants with patios facing the intercoastal.

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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bay street is the place to be for many eclectic eateries and shops. From steak to seafood and ice cream it has it all. A stroll through the art galleries and antique shops is a must and you will find many Gullah items for view and purchase. It is just a nice stroll down the street with something for everyone.

Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Beaufort is not the town I remember. It has become a tourist destination. All the shops on Bay street sell tourist type gifts.

Thank Allen E
Woodstock, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We loved walking around bay street, seeing the water and boats on one side and amazing architecture on the other. Plus many shops and restaurants in the area. Be prepared to pay for parking in most places. Ave. $1 a hour. But you can find limited free parking if you're willing to walk in from the water side of the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Bay Street has cute shops, and nice restaurants, mist of which have nice bars. That's not to say they're trashy, all are well appointed, and professionally staffed. The issue with Bay Street is parking is limited and entered. The second issue I saw was that it's got two and a half blocks of storefronts and restaurants and that's about it... More 

Thank Robert A
North Carolina
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Great shops and restaurants lining downtown bay street. Several movies filmed here....the Movie...... THE BIG CHILL was filmed right on BAY STREET

Thank james c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Bay Street is downtown heart of the historic district of Beaufort with lots of great shops and restaurants. Don't forget to feed your parking meter though..hours go into the night..they do NOT end at 5 like many places.

Thank 750tammyn
Gaffney, South Carolina
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92 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Wonderful island flavor. Rhett's gallery is a must see store. Saddened to see that Fordham Market closed. Barefoot Bubbas is a great shop for souvenirs as is Finders Keepers.

Thank Katrina B

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