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Old Town Auburn

1583 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5021
+1 530-451-6822
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feel the old world

being in Auburn last weekend, the town had a feel of being back in time----the quaint mom and pop... read more

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dandydon2017
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Reno, Nevada
Local & Love It

Old Town Auburn is a favorite spot for our family over the years. We enjoy the restaurants and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ally G
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Auburn, California
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This pleasant neighborhood has nice shops and fun antiques.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“antique shops” (15 reviews)
“places to eat” (13 reviews)
“carpe vino” (12 reviews)
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1583 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-5021
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+1 530-451-6822
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"antique shops"
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"places to eat"
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"carpe vino"
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"pizza"
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"ale house"
in 8 reviews
"gold country"
in 18 reviews
"post office"
in 7 reviews
"gold rush"
in 18 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 6 reviews
"fun shops"
in 6 reviews
"fire house"
in 6 reviews
"good eats"
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"great food"
in 9 reviews
"old court house"
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"historical buildings"
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"art gallery"
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Reviewed yesterday

being in Auburn last weekend, the town had a feel of being back in time----the quaint mom and pop stores---the friendliness of the people----and even the traffic going through the town on highway 41, seemed to take their time. And the hiking just outside of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old Town Auburn is a favorite spot for our family over the years. We enjoy the restaurants and shops and events. We always take guests down there as it is quaint and gives a taste of the Gold Country & Foothills. Easy access if you...More

Thank Ally G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shops, restaurants, historic buildings and local museums nearby...don’t forget to take your picture in front of the giant gold miner statue! If street parking is tough, try the parking lot on the way up the hill towards the old court house building. The back street...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the more historic part of Auburn. A lot of the buildings from the early days of the town are still intact and currently being used as businesses. This part of Auburn has gotten a facelift in recent years making it more inviting for...More

Thank Shea T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are multiple choices for dinner in Old Town from great pizza, Mexican food (2 choices) to steaks at Boot Leggers or high brow dining at Carpe Vino. They are all good and almost always have a wait. Put your name in if there is...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurants, Bootleggers is my favorite. Lots of cute stores and a wonderful hometown art store with beautiful items for sale by local artists.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Downtown Auburn is like a throwback to main streets across America. The downtown is filled with small mom & pop shops and restaurants. The ambiance is like going back in time when Main Streets we’re the gathering place for a town. Also quite a bit...More

Thank DB A
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Plenty of good restaurants and shops to browse through. Great architecture for picture taking. Good view of the county courthouse. I suggest using the parking lot just a short walk up the hill toward the courthouse, plenty of spaces. Great place to spend an afternoon.

Thank IrishTomKat
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is always in our "Bucket List" for first time visitors to your home. There are lots of nice shops and eateries to visit. Mostly it's American cuisine, I haven't found a bad restaurant there.

Thank Dennis R
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Old Town Auburn was a fun place to find. We discovered it today with the streets closed for and antique festival. We shopped the vendors in the street and also many of the open gift shops.

Thank ManitouExpert
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Elizabeth N
25 February 2017|
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Response from Thomas L | Reviewed this property |
Last time I was there (about a year ago) most shops were quiet by 5:00 pm on Saturday. Restaurants are about all that is going after that.
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RowenaMV
7 February 2016|
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Response from Shelly F | Reviewed this property |
Interstate 80 to Auburn (35 miles east of Sacramento. Take the Maple Street Exit and the off ramp enters Old Town Auburn. Veer to right onto Lincoln Way and you are in Old Town. Parking on streets, or there is a lot across... More
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15 February 2015|
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Response from Bill C | Reviewed this property |
We have stayed at the Powers Mansion Inn and enjoyed it and Monkey Cat is GREAT, too.
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