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Gaffer District

114 Pine St, Suite 202, Corning, NY 14830-2654
+1 607-937-6292
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Coolest downtown ever

we love to shop this area and just enjoy the coffee shops and old world feel. There is a little for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phil R

In what appears to be old working class houses there are now shops,some but not all upscale,bars... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
White Plains, New York
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“market street” (27 reviews)
“antique shops” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
114 Pine St, Suite 202, Corning, NY 14830-2654
+1 607-937-6292
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we love to shop this area and just enjoy the coffee shops and old world feel. There is a little for everyone to enjoy.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

In what appears to be old working class houses there are now shops,some but not all upscale,bars and restaurants. This is a nice place to visit,day or night, and a complete surprise.

Thank RHM48
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Many shops and small restaurants. Cool architecture and safe area. Like the Hand and foot restaurant.

Thank pat b
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Gaffer district has a good collection of nice stores and restaurants. We had a fantastic stroll and enjoyed everything we saw.

1  Thank Andrei_K_v
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Beautiful setting from May 1 - November 1 ( exceptional foliage in Fall) Glass Museum....everything you want to dreamt of about glass Wineries less than hour by car at both Keuka and Seneca Lakes Uncommonly high arts presence Gates Rockwell offers Western Art Many affordable...More

1  Thank Iffer51
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Gaffer District is such a wonderful part of Corning, NY! Every restaurant/cafe has incredible food and the shops are great too. I love being able to enjoy locally owned places while on vacation and you certainly get that here. Plus - parking is FREE!...More

1  Thank emilyopple2
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of those areas that is rare today across America. A terrific combination of old Main Street and modern opportunities. Lights in a tree lined brick sidewalk walkway. Shopping, food, brewery, wine bar, coffee shops, museum's. It has it all. Must visit while...More

1  Thank K1360DWjamess
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Go to their website to get information as you walk around the historical quaint downtown district. It provides into on the history of the buildings.

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great place to relax,shop and eat. The resturants and shops are quaint and unnique. Just 24 miles to Lake Seneca and well worth viasiting Watkins Glen and falls.

Thank Fantastic387
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

You have to give it to Corning that they've been able to keep their historic downtown open and filled with stores. Depending on where you are from and what your expectations are, you'll have very different reactions to the area. If you come from a...More

Thank Zzardvark
Nearby Restaurants
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.24 km away
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The Cellar
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.07 km away
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30 April 2016|
Response from kmehl | Reviewed this property |
The Gaffer District is a section of Corning with restaurants and shops in restored buildings.