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Nice place to spend afternoon or evening

Excellent Corning glass & antique shops. E Market is 5 block long strip with mostly revitalized... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Milford, Connecticut
Smoked Bar-B-Que Ribs at the Holmes Plate/54 Restaurant.

You want some meaty yummy ribs? Go to the Homes Plate/54 restaurant on Market st. Brendan, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marion, New York
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114 Pine St, Suite 202, Corning, NY 14830-2654
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent Corning glass & antique shops. E Market is 5 block long strip with mostly revitalized buildings. Plenty of good places to eat. Rockwell Museum is at one end.

Thank Randyrags
Reviewed 1 week ago

You want some meaty yummy ribs? Go to the Homes Plate/54 restaurant on Market st. Brendan, the owner, does a great job! He is also a Vet and I am happy to support him. Very good Whiskey and Beer selection. The ribs are awesome!!!

1  Thank Jpatchen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Market Street in downtown Corning is close to the Corning Museum of Glass and The Rockwell Museum. Lots of quaint little shops, restaurants, bars and even glass studios! It is worthwhile.

1  Thank M W
Reviewed 1 week ago

If in Corning, take an hour or two to shop and eat and drink in the district. Also walk over the river on the pedestrian bridge. Try too be here on the 4th of July for some spectacular small town fireworks over the river.

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice to walk down and venture into the different stores. The area was clean. There different type of shops and eateries available.

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this area of Corning quite by accident and loved it. It’s basically what small-town America used to be—a strip of historic buildings that house small businesses, shops, galleries, pubs, a movie theater, and the Rockwell Museum. If you are at the Corning...More

2  Thank Momma23boyz
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Quaint and Marvelous. Many Shoppes, And Restaurants AND Corning Museum of Glass is Close By. Wonderful walking experience.

Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Lots of bars and eateries along with lovely shops. After a day at one of the fine museums, kick back and enjoy.

1  Thank Road-Maven
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A causal shopping dinning area of five or six blocks. We were there in the off season so parking was not an issue. A few vacant store fronts, but these days that is common. Safe. Clean. Easy to walk.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

What can I say? In days past there was always one section of your city, town or village which had activity for residents and visitors alike. This district is it. It offers fine dining, and finger foods, souvenir shops and family stores. It has brewery’s...More

2  Thank Electorny
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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.