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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.
Nature
“Beautiful view and stunning sunsets. This is great place to swim. Beach on Buzzards Bay and calm small beach on Quissett Harbor side. Parking can be an issue during certain times, it is hit or miss. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“It is a little more upscale with a great bar. In the summer it has great outdoor seating with a view of the harbor. You have to try the Spicy Shrimp appetizer. It definitely has a Portuguese influence. Outdoor seating in warm weather. Raw Bar.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you are feeling like you really want a taste of authentic Portuguese food. Go here. And talk to the neighbors at the next table and ask for suggestions. Nothing fancy, but packed - for a reason. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Breakfast and lunch go to spot. Browse the shop while waiting for your food or call ahead.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Beach
“Must visit history- plus incredible location. Walk out on the hurricane barrier jetty”
  • 11 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Near Woods Hole Market is their Information Office which is a good place to get a weekly "yellow sheet" for the weeks events that includes Peanut Butter Club (free films and talks at noon on Fridays), lectures, and whatever is current.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
“The Polly Hill Arboretum, a Martha’s Vineyard horticultural and botanical landmark, was developed by the legendary horticulturist, Mary Louise (Polly) Hill (1907-2007). Here in 1958, Polly began an arboretum by sowing a seed, eventually bringing 20 acres under cultivation while preserving 40 additional acres as native woodland. Established in 1998 as a not-for-profit institution, our mission is to perpetuate the experimental tradition in horticulture established by Polly Hill by sharing knowledge of plants and scientific procedure through educational programs, research, plant conservation, and exploration. The Arboretum seeks to preserve its meadows and woodlands, to promote an understanding of its collections, and to encourage their utilization for scholarship, observation, and the enjoyment of all.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Awesome food with the best prices in the city - perhaps not "authentic" Mexican, nonetheless this is my go-to for great food, good vibes and affordable food. Usually go here 2 or 3 times a week.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Beautiful soft sand beach just off the bike path. The whole area adjacent to the beach is gorgeous, and you can avoid paying for parking by taking the Shining Sea Bike Path north from Falmouth Village to get there.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Port
“If you're planning to bring your car, this website is ESSENTIAL! www.steamshipauthority.com The Steamship Authority ferry is the ONLY way to bring a car onto the island.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Garden
“Such a calm and tended place that public can roam at specified daytime hours, down to a dock where there's a collection of large painted anchors that always makes me feel I'm in a surrealistic painting.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“SeaStreak offers seasonal ferry service from New Bedford to both Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.”
  • 11 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“All-American style pub/restaurant. Everyone can find something on this menu. Inexpensive, great service. Beautiful historic red stone building that used to be a bank. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“The Park & Historic District embody the cultural resources of New Bedford, the whaling capital of the world leading up to the Civil War. The whaling merchants of New Bedford operated a complex business network of finance, shipbuilding, barrel making, insurance, ship supply, and rope and sail making. The sponsors and agents of the ships earned huge profits and for a time and New Bedford was considered to be the "richest city in the world." Today, the Park includes many structures exemplifying the Federal, Greek Revival, Italianate and Victorian styles of architecture; museums, historical exhibits, and records. which convey the importance, diversity, and financial power of the whaling era”
  • 2 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Salads are a must have and the warm fire and cozy tavern atmosphere are fantastic when coupled with live entertainment and nightly specials.”
  • 8 locals recommend