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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
“Part zoo, part aquarium, part science exhibits, and only about a mile away from your Airbnb! They also have a fun ropes course called SkyWild. While you're there, walk down the hill and enjoy some time outside at Country Park. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Wonder shopping for everything! Restaurants, grocery and Barnes and Nobles! ”
  • 33 locals recommend
History Museum
“This museum is in the old Woolworth's store that was the site of the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins. Learn about Greensboro's important role in the Civil Rights movement.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Awesome walking and biking trails full of historical monuments and beautiful scenery. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Microbrewery downtown, with lots of bars, restaurants within walking distance. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Basketball Stadium
“Major Sports Events, Concerts, Children and Family shows and entertainment, Holiday Shows, etc.”
  • 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
Park
“This downtown park is a great place for kids to run around. They also have ping pong and a putting green. There are two outdoor restaurants at the park if you need a bit to eat. Combine this place with other downtown attractions like the Children's Museum, Civil Rights Museum, or Historical Museum.”
  • 20 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
Park
“This downtown museum is fun for kids. They'll especially like the giant climbing structure outside! After you finish at the museum, walk across the street to LeBauer Park to let the kids play some more!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Museum
“Learn about the history of Greensboro, and see some cool old cars while you're at it. The gift shop is a nice place for a Greensboro souvenir. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Theatre
“Triad Stage is a regional theater that was instrumental in the early revitalization of Greensboro's downtown. Their shows usually have phenomenal sets and costumes.”
  • 20 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
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“Quaint restaurant, southern food, live music on the weekends. Beachy feel.”
  • 13 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
Bar
“Looking for a beautiful Sunday brunch? Print Works is the place to go. Top notch dining in an elegant setting!”
  • 14 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
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
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
Bar
“Looking for a beautiful Sunday brunch? Print Works is the place to go. Top notch dining in an elegant setting!”
  • 14 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great little spot in up and coming area of downtown. Inventive food and locally made beers.”
  • 13 locals recommend

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