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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.
Bar
“Local Grand Island brewery! You can bring your own food in and enjoy the beer! Lots of trivia nights and special events if you’re looking for something to do! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“One of our favorite restaurants! Great American favorites plus fun and interesting plates also! They also a local Nebraska brewery!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Pop in check out what is there. They do also offer several small speciality shops in the downtown area. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
“You won't find better coffee closer than this! Open early, this place is GREAT for coffee and sweet treats! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Water Park
“Water park with a wave pool, lazy river & high-speed slides, plus a kids' area with spray fountains”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“State Fair grounds, concerts and special events. Live seasonal horse racing ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“Grocery Store AND Pharmacy for us. Please go here, 24 hours a day and it's safe! Some places in GI are on the sketchy side after 11pm...”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Martini Bar. Low key fun atmosphere for a quiet drink with a friend or group! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is where I go to get my sushi. They have a great variety and I have never been disappointed. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“This place doesn't look like much but it is a hidden gem. Best authentic tacos in town.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Great for kids, disc golf, jungle gyms, kids pool, soccer fields, basketball courts, tennis courts.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“Interactive Museum transports you back to the prairie. Fun for kids to learn history, play games and try old style foods and candies.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“One of our favorite restaurants! Great American favorites plus fun and interesting plates also! They also a local Nebraska brewery!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is where I go to get my sushi. They have a great variety and I have never been disappointed. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“This place doesn't look like much but it is a hidden gem. Best authentic tacos in town.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun atmosphere and great pizza- lots of unique styles plus all the typical favorites. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Burger Joint
“Unique burgers and fun atmosphere. Specialty breakfast items available on Saturdays and Sundays only. Great food!”
  • 3 locals recommend

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