High on thrills and excitement, Downtown Stamford – or as it’s more often referred to, Stamford Downtown – is bursting with joie de vivre that will hook you in the moment you step within the neighborhood’s boundaries. Whether you’re here for work or play, Downtown’s array of retail, dining, and entertainment options will guarantee a great stay.
Shop ‘til you drop
Stamford Downtown is every shopaholic’s dream. Stamford Town Center over at Greyrock Place houses specialty stores and popular retail brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, ALDO, American Eagle Outfitters, Crabtree and Evelyn, Zara, and Target. Don’t miss out on shops located outside Town Center; take a stroll around the district for unique spots like U & I Deco and Treasure Hunters Thrift Store.
Eat your heart out
Breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert – Downtown Stamford has got you covered. Whether you’re craving authentic Italian specialties or comforting American fare, the neighborhood will always make a food lover feel at home. The following restaurants come highly recommended: Aria, Barcelona Restaurant and Wine Bar, Bartaco, Brickhouse Bar and Grill, and The Capital Grille.
Make Stamford Downtown your playground
Day or night, Downtown is buzzing with life. You can immerse yourself in the local arts and culture by visiting some of the city’s art galleries and theaters, such as the Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery, Franklin Street Works, and The Palace Theater.
Go out with your friends (or prepare to make some new ones) as you explore Downtown’s thriving nightlife. The Palms is one of the newest dance clubs in the area. Tigin Irish Pub, on the other hand, is popular among pub crawlers and soccer fans. It’s where you can get a good pint of your favorite European beer. Irish and American pub fare are must tries at Tiernan’s Bar and Restaurant.
Stamford Downtown is also a great place to live! More than a few apartments and condos are available here – of the latter, there’s The Biltmore, The Classic Condominiums, and Trump Parc.
Downtown, you can avail of great medical service, practice your faith freely, and have access to some of the best educational institutions in the state. It has everything that will make you want to stay.