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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.
General College & University
“Excellent Liberal Art school with Student and guest lectures and performances throughout the year”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bus Station
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Aria has the best Mediterranean food. So delicious. The Co-op has great premade food and they can make a great sandwich. They also have sushi. Lots of organic clean eating there. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Cute coffee shop where the college kids hang. Next to the train station, and in the heart of downtown.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Wonderful Indian food. If you never tried Indian food, I suggest you take advantage of their buffet-style lunch. You get to try a little bit of as many things you like.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Unique and classic Fifties style 'burger joint' that's so much more and so much fun. Great burgers, and incredible milkshake choices.”
  • 1 local recommends
Pizza Place
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Our most favorite, local, and incredibly affordable restaurant. Enjoy the desserts!”
  • 1 local recommends
Movie Theater
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Leiper was friends with Thomas Jefferson and built one of the first railroads in Pennsylvania - the Leiper House is just down the road.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Part of the Swarthmore College campus, the Arboretum has old stalwart trees everywhere. Very nice afternoon there - an easy bike ride or train ride away.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Nice clothing, great gifts, jewelry, one of the many walkable sights of Swarthmore.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Aria has the best Mediterranean food. So delicious. The Co-op has great premade food and they can make a great sandwich. They also have sushi. Lots of organic clean eating there. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Wonderful Indian food. If you never tried Indian food, I suggest you take advantage of their buffet-style lunch. You get to try a little bit of as many things you like.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Unique and classic Fifties style 'burger joint' that's so much more and so much fun. Great burgers, and incredible milkshake choices.”
  • 1 local recommends
Pizza Place
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our most favorite, local, and incredibly affordable restaurant. Enjoy the desserts!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Great lunches, sushi and dinner menus. Serves both Thai and Japanese appetizers and entrees. Try the Bento boxed lunches - served between 11 am - 2pm! Restaurant closes at 3pm and reopens 5pm for dinner.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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