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NIANTIC (AND NEARBY)

Smarty’s Restaurant & Pub – the “Cheers” of Niantic overlooks beautiful Niantic Bay and offers a low key, casual and comfy bar complete with a friendly staff and awesome mixologists. After the O’Niantic 5K, runners will be treated to complimentary chili and a beer on Smarty’s outside patio. More…

Cafe Sol – a fun, relaxing, quirky and friendly restaurant for breakfast and lunch located in the heart of Niantic. They provide their guests with seasonally fresh ingredients sourced locally whenever possible. Lots of goodies in their bakery too! More…

The Frosty Treat – a Niantic landmark for over 40 years. This seasonal outdoor stand offers snacks, full meals and of course frosty treats! Soft serve and hard-packed ice cream are their specialties. More…

Flanders Fish Market (East Lyme) – Connecticut’s largest full-service restaurant and award-winning fresh seafood marketplace. Recently inducted into the CT Hospitality Hall of Fame and voted ‘Best Seafood’ 2017 runner-up in Connecticut Magazine. More…

Flanders Donut & Bake Shop (East Lyme) – Considered by many to be the best donut shop in New London County. Family owned and run since 1972, always busy with a line out the door but never a long wait. Cash only. More…

Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut – an interactive, hands-on, educational opportunity. Engage, encourage, and challenge children up through Grade 5 in the arts, sciences, safety & health, and culture & history. More…

Oswegatchie Hills Nature Preserve – Perfect for hiking throughout the year, the preserve is a beautiful wooded area overlooking the Niantic River. Flora and fauna abound in this preserve, as well as soaring ospreys and bald eagles, deer and wild turkeys. More…

Rocky Neck State Park (East Lyme) – gently sloping, soft sandy beach, picnic areas, train watching, diverse trail systems and salt marsh viewing platforms make this park ideal for families. More…

Niantic Bay Bicycles – Live to Ride, Ride to Live! Niantic Bay Bicycles’ motto where you will find not only the best bikes but the best service. They have a fully stocked shop with a variety of brands from beginner all the way up to professional level bikes. More…

Grace – Get inspired by this lifestyle shop and destination in the heart of Niantic, offering a curated selection of woman’s clothing, jewelry and accessories, as well as home décor and gifts. More…

Indigo – An ethical shopping experience in downtown Niantic melding fashion, awareness and culture. All clothing, accessories and jewelry are designed, sourced and produced with the purist intent to reduce our impact on the planet. More…

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