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Ninth Street - CLOSED

Ninth St., Durham, NC
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Old Durham with encroaching development

Ninth Street is obviously the old heart of Durham. It is a few blocks of shops and unique... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
Charlotte, NC

Ninth Street is a street of varying types of shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and much more. It... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Durham, North Carolina
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Durham's area of hip and off-beat shops.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“elmo's diner” (5 reviews)
“harris teeter” (4 reviews)
“toy store” (3 reviews)
Ninth St., Durham, NC
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Ninth Street is obviously the old heart of Durham. It is a few blocks of shops and unique restaurants. Immediately across Ninth Street is a massive new development of some additional businesses, restaurants, a Harris Teeter and apartment/condo buildings. Parking is at a premium here....More

1  Thank Su-sea
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Ninth Street is a street of varying types of shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and much more. It is just a block away from Duke University's East Campus and caters to them to a degree, but also to everyone in Durham. Besides being near Duke it...More

1  Thank Nikkisams
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We stayed at The Hilton Garden Inn which is within walking distance to the bustling Ninth St. Unique (one of a kind) shops, diverse restaurants, bars and beer gardens. Lots of fun things to experience, like Elmo's Diner, Epa Chamo's Venezuelan restaurant, The Playhouse Toy...More

1  Thank Ernestsworld
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I needed to find an activity to pass some time before catching a flight home. I love to shop & check out interesting stores. My daughter & I had a great time looking around and checking out the variety of different shops. I'd go back...More

3  Thank Gail M
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Nice to walk around in the day, especially in weekends. A lot of new restaurants and establishments are opening.

Thank HussainAlshammasi
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is a great area to stroll around on a sunny day .There are countless shops to browse thru. Every kind of ethnic food is available. Truly a place to stroll around.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 1 May 2016

pleasant way to spend a few hours, decent places to eat or just have a cup of coffee. might find something different than the usual mall stores.

Thank Darlene E
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Not very exciting, but a reasonably nice place to walk around. Quite a few decent restaurants to choose from.

Thank heshnosaff
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Fun poking around Ninth Street with the delicious smelling coffee shops. We wandered in to Vaguely Reminiscent to look at some wallets and toys. They had a treasure trove of cool dresses. I have a "maternal" figure that is hard to flatter with a dress....More

Thank tarheelgirl39
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Ninth Street is a very popular place for Duke Students and the general public due to the large number of restaurants and other shops. Within a half mile there are at least 15-20 restaurants about a dozen or more right on the street from very...More

2  Thank Don N
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