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downtown food and drink


Mystic is a foodie's dream.

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downtown shopping


Browse over 80 independently owned shops.

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downtown things to do


Things to Do on the Mystic River and land.

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Find the perfect place to rest your head.

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Adventure Mystic


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Explore Historic Downtown Mystic’s shopping, restaurants, and charming waterfront district, nestled amongst colonial era sea captain’s homes, church steeples and historic landmarks like the Mystic Drawbridge, and all within walking distance.

Eat! Experience the diverse culinary landscape of our award winning food and drink scene. With farm and sea to table, Italian, international cuisine, classic pub fare and an array of sweet shops, Downtown Mystic is a foodie’s dream.

Shop! The district boasts more than 80 independently-owned shops and galleries offering clothing, gifts, art, jewelry, books and more.

Stay a while at one of our charming New England inns all located within steps of the hustle and bustle of Downtown.

Play! Experience the Mystic River on a cruise, guided tour, rented kayak or paddle board. Attend a host of annual events; don’t miss the free summer concerts in the Mystic River Park.