Located directly on the scenic waterfront, downtown Washington offers unique opportunities to the visitor, from world-class restaurants and intriguing antique stores to art galleries, performing centers, and more. Our downtown on the waterfront is the perfect place for an overnight stay or a weekend getaway.
The Pamlico River and scenic waterfront boardwalk make a spectacular backdrop for a picnic or afternoon in the park. You can also visit the NC Estuarium or explore the sites on the Historic Walking Tour, all in downtown Washington.
Discover the charms of the Inner Banks by exploring our beautiful downtown:
228 Stewart Parkway, Washington
Featuring juicy, prime steaks, seafood, chicken dishes, some vegetarian and Greek items. We have Comedy night, early bird specials, daily specials and more! Can also cater our menu for your special event. Tues - Sun: 11:00 …more »
109 Gladden Street, Washington
This is a must for any visit to Washington. Here for more than 60 years, Bill’s Hot Dogs is as famous as the town’s namesake. This no-frills hot dog joint is quick and easy, grab …more »
100 W. Main Street, Washington
Bloom is a contemporary women’s clothing and gift boutique that provides customers with moderately priced clothing, jewelry and accessories. The main focus of Bloom is to restore the idea of a personal shopping experience for …more »
122 Van Norden Street, Washington
City-owned and operated public library. Brown Library offers books, historical research, and public computers.
108 Gladden St, Washington
Lawn area in front of Washington Civic Center, on the corner of Gladden and Main.
111 South McNair Street, Washington
Lattes, cappucinos, mochas, espressos; old-timey candies, snow cones, ice cream bars. Maryanne Foy says she has “pretty-much retired,” though retirement doesn’t seem to have slowed her down much. Instead, Foy is up at 4 a.m. …more »
143 W. Main St, Washington
Welcome to Down Dawg Yoga Studio! Take a peek at our Schedule for a complete look at our class offerings. Join us to stretch, breathe, and focus your mind! Announcements New Class Schedule, Beginning November …more »
107 W. Main St., Washington
You may think of the Boston bar Cheers as the place where everybody knows your name. In Washington, that place is the restaurant Down on MainStreet. Known for Shrimp Day Thursdays, Down on MainStreet offers …more »
203 W. Main St, Washington
Serving Washington for over 60 years. Family owned and operated providing various home improvement options such as floorcovering, windows, doors, etc. Store offers a front and back entrance for convenient parking and access. http://www.facebook.com/pages/GW-Walker-and-Sons/86246267324 …more »
156 West Main Street, Washington
Can’t you just see her now, humbly perched in that red porch swing? Shellin’ beans as we eagerly await the family meal? Granny Grub always said, “You’re gonna find a lot of friends in this …more »
102 Stewart Parkway, Washington
This self-guided tour takes you through Washington’s historic district.
158 W. Main St, Washington
Inner Banks Artisans’ Center is a 5,000 sq. ft. gallery with studios, representing the art of painters, potters, photographers, jewelers, glass, wood, fiber & silk, as well as music and craft shops.
125 West Main Street, Washington
Authentic New York style pizza and pasta in Downtown Washington. Visit the sister location in Historic Bath at the foot of the bridge. Banquet room available for groups.
129 Van Norden Street, Washington
The Moss House offers gracious, “Inner Banks” hospitality with a casual eclectic style. No fluff and frills, we offer free WIFI, flatscreen TV’s with cable and top quality “green “amenities in each of our four …more »
106 W. Main St., Washington
Beautiful 3.500 sq. foot salon & spa with very experienced staff. Offer services to bridal parties. Specialize in all phases of dimensional hair color, skin care, makeovers and facials, pedicures and manicures.
1 Harding Square, Washington
Seafood dishes, steaks, sandwiches, salads, patio dining, oyster and martini bars. Tuesday-Saturday Lunch 11-2PM/ Dinner 5PM Until … Sunday 11AM-7PM Oyster Bar: Tuesday-Saturday 5PM UNTIL Restaurant hours are subject to change. Please call restaurants to …more »
140 W. Main St, Washington
Retail sale of antiques, almost antiques & collectibles. Donations welcomed funds raised help support Ruth’s House, a safe place for victims of domestic violence. All donations are tax deductible. The sales people working in the …more »
127 West Main Street, Washington
South Market Antiques and Little Shoppes offer a unique shopping experience. South Market Antiques features furniture, primitives, glassware, jewelry, linens, pottery, art, tools, advertising, collectibles, Howards Furniture Products, hand-poured candles and Goodness Grows in North …more »
216 W. Main Street, Washington
The historically beautiful BANK OF WASHINGTON was built in 1852 but it is now home to THE BANK bistro&bar. We strive to provide an elegant, comfortable atmosphere and we serve a fresh take on Southern inspired cuisine. Come …more »
132 E. Water Street, Washington
Fresh, simple ingredients and specialty coffee drinks. Mon: 8:00 am-5:00 pm Wed – Sat: 8:00 am-5:00 pm Sun: 10:00 am-3:00 pm Restaurant hours are subject to change. Please call restaurants to confirm hours.
129 North Market Street, Washington
225 W. Main Street, Washington
A mainstay in Washington’s harbor disctrict, the Meeting Place Cafe offers daily lunch specials including specialty quiche, salads and sandwiches. The Meeting Place has patio, waterview dining and indoor seating for lunch and Sunday brunch.
400 East Main Street, Washington
A quintessential bed & breakfast, the Pamlico House offers a choice of five luxury guest rooms with private baths, and all the added amenities that you associate with the world’s finest boutique hotels. There are …more »
150 W. Main Street, Washington
The Turnage theater is located on the main strip of Little Washington steps away from the waterfront. It’s a charming theater which hosts a variety of community events, movies, and concerts.
105 W. Main St, Washington
Name brand clothing (Chico’s, Talbots, Loft), designer purses, casual and cocktail shoes, comforters, bedspreads, curtains, kitchen items, pots and pans, dishes, household pictures, nautical items, lots of costume jewelry, wallets, colognes. …more »