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Historic downtown with lots of unique shops and restaurants. It has a young college vibe due to... read more

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Cindi K
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Really just looking, but love free parking and cleanliness. We did find some bargains at thrift... read more

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ksbarnes
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Historic downtown with lots of unique shops and restaurants. It has a young college vibe due to University of Northern Iowa nearby yet we as semi-retired baby boomers didn’t feel out of place or uncomfortable at all (that isn’t always the case)!

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really just looking, but love free parking and cleanliness. We did find some bargains at thrift store.

Thank ksbarnes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love stopping down town to shop when in town. love the little shops and they have lots of great places to stop in and look. they have lots of great restaurants down there. we lover walking from one end of main street to the other...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great afternoon activity. Tons of thrift shops, restaurants, and eclectic shops. Just what we like. We enjoyed the consignment shop. I found a high-end leather jeweled belt that screamed Nashville. In Nashville, I would of paid $200, but I paid $40 here.

Thank mach2_13
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Go to Main. Some great shopping, food, music, and special activities happening here. We always feel safe here. The only drawback is finding parking. when it is a busy time.

Thank somehotelssuck
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Downtown Cedar Falls has a charm all of its own. It has remarkably good restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. From casual to fine dining for lunch or dinner and everything from your corner tap to full on nightclubs, there's a lot to do in such a...More

Thank Darin B
Reviewed 24 May 2018

These are far too good to be available to the general public! Plus you have to get a bag full when you leave- resistance is futile.

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Fun boutique and antique stores. Loved fig and frolic and prairie girl. Very quaint and clean. Would be good for girls weekend.

Thank KimB343_702
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Stopped in for a cupcake while strolling the downtown Cedar Falls strip. A great, socially responsible location for the traveler with a sweet tooth. Check it out if you are ever in the area. Very good.

Thank jwindish
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We LOVE, LOVE Cedar Falls Main Street!!! So many things to do and see. Food choices galore! The shops are quaint and homey. We miss going now that our daughter has graduated from UNI!

Thank Tammy R
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According the a Google Search, it appears that most of the shops are closed on Sunday. However, food and beverage outlets appear to be in full swing.
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