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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.
Zoo
“Great place to take the whole family! We are members and go regularly with the kids- so much to see! ”
  • 38 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Shopping Centre
“Wonder shopping for everything! Restaurants, grocery and Barnes and Nobles! ”
  • 33 locals recommend
History Museum
“The International Civil Rights Center & Museum is an archival center, collecting museum and teaching facility devoted to the international struggle for civil and human rights. The Museum celebrates the nonviolent protests of the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins that served as a catalyst in the civil rights movement.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Microbrewery downtown, with lots of bars, restaurants within walking distance. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Historic Site
“On March 15, 1781 the largest, most hotly-contested battle of the Revolutionary War's Southern Campaign was fought at the small North Carolina backcountry hamlet of Guilford Courthouse.”
  • 23 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Basketball Stadium
“Major Sports Events, Concerts, Children and Family shows and entertainment, Holiday Shows, etc.”
  • 21 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Bar
“Voted bear burger in America on trip advisor... I don't know about all that but with a great burger they can also serve a great beer! two locations to choose from.”
  • 23 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Park
“LeBauer and Center City Parks annually host hundreds of programs and community events. Check out all the things going on in your downtown parks. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Fun location in the heart of downtown, only a mile or so from our cottage. The specialty is funky tacos- a great lively (and sometimes loud) scene. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen features exceptional renderings of classic Southern dishes made with plenty of local ingredients. Dine outdoors on our Veranda garden. Gather with friends in our friendly bar. Check out our Veggie Cart with the latest farm finds and experience Songs From a Southern Kitchen every Tuesday night. View photos of our new seasonal features. Make yourself at home! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Park
“This is a great place to take your children to explore and learn. They can play, shop in the children’s grocery store, becoming a policeman, firefighter nurse and doctor, put on a skit, play hours, build, and even pick real fresh fruit from the outside garden depending on availability and ripeness. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This place is amazing and serves up incredible waffles, Schmears (buttery flavored toppings) and fried chicken that tastes like your grandma made it! Great mimosas! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Theatre
“Check out Triad Stage for stage plays, local TEDx talks, poetry slams and more! See their website for details: www.triadstage.org.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
“Green Valley Grille, at the O'Henry Hotel, has never failed to impress. Service is stellar- the menu is varied, often based on seasonal specialties. Dark wood, lovely ambiance... A great place for a dinner date or lunch with the ladies. GVG is definitely a Greensboro favorite. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Museum
“Go downtown and start here.. free entry and check out the history of Greensboro and explore other nearby places of interest”
  • 17 locals recommend
Food
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“Quaint restaurant, southern food, live music on the weekends. Beachy feel.”
  • 13 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Brewery
“Microbrewery downtown, with lots of bars, restaurants within walking distance. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Voted bear burger in America on trip advisor... I don't know about all that but with a great burger they can also serve a great beer! two locations to choose from.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Fun location in the heart of downtown, only a mile or so from our cottage. The specialty is funky tacos- a great lively (and sometimes loud) scene. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen features exceptional renderings of classic Southern dishes made with plenty of local ingredients. Dine outdoors on our Veranda garden. Gather with friends in our friendly bar. Check out our Veggie Cart with the latest farm finds and experience Songs From a Southern Kitchen every Tuesday night. View photos of our new seasonal features. Make yourself at home! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This place is amazing and serves up incredible waffles, Schmears (buttery flavored toppings) and fried chicken that tastes like your grandma made it! Great mimosas! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Green Valley Grille, at the O'Henry Hotel, has never failed to impress. Service is stellar- the menu is varied, often based on seasonal specialties. Dark wood, lovely ambiance... A great place for a dinner date or lunch with the ladies. GVG is definitely a Greensboro favorite. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Food
“Quaint restaurant, southern food, live music on the weekends. Beachy feel.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Looking for a beautiful Sunday brunch? Print Works is the place to go. Top notch dining in an elegant setting!”
  • 14 locals recommend

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