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The Center & The Square

West Hartford Center, West Hartford, CT
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Pedestrian Friendly and Full of Life!

West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square offer something for everyone. The Noah Webster Public... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Susan33970
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West Hartford, Connecticut
One of the best places in CT

I love the Center. The Paint Bar, Barnes and Noble, movie theaters and restaurants make the square... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
CC-ELL
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“movie theater” (10 reviews)
“walk around” (3 reviews)
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West Hartford Center, West Hartford, CT
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square offer something for everyone. The Noah Webster Public Library has an outstanding children's section. The library offers numerous programs for all ages. If you enjoy eating out, there is a variety of excellent restaurants, many with outdoor seating....More

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I love the Center. The Paint Bar, Barnes and Noble, movie theaters and restaurants make the square a fun place for families, friends and date nights. Tip: Barnes and Noble members get their parking validated!!! Nice for when on street parking is elusive!

Thank CC-ELL
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

These two venues in the center of West Hartford harbor a plethora of places for all ages. From the Noah Webster Library on South Main with an amazing children's area and various events for all ages to specialty clothing stores such as B&K on Farmington...More

Thank Boomertraveller1948
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lived in town over 50 years, no longer go to the center. Blue Back ruined it. Parking is a joke - what other shopping center has paid parking, not Westfarms, not the Shops at Canton, not Evergreen Walk and all of those have a better...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are in the Hartford area, the West Hartford Center is a very short Uber or Taxi ride away. It's about a mile from Downtown Hartford but not a walkable one. The Center is the original town center and the amenities have grown up...More

Thank Peikleberry
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Blue Back Square and the Town Center are the envy of the surrounding communities. Where else can you go: where you can grab a great coffee, see a movie, do shopping and find a great outfit... all in a four hour period. West Hartford is...More

Thank muhr24
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Visit the West Hartford library and other shops around the area. Blueback Square walking around getting exercise Barnes & Noble.

Thank O8504MTdavidr
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Girls weekend in the Hartford area would not be complete with out a walk around this very cute town. Many restaurants and shops to wander around in. Most of the restaurants have outdoor seating and happy hours. The stores close on the early side so...More

Thank bikingmom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The center has an incredible variety of restaurants and shops. As a resident I can do my banking , buy hardware, wine, groceries and in the evening have a great dinner and see a movie. The only thing lacking in town is a good music...More

Thank Dhengct
Reviewed 2 August 2016

West Hartford has an actual city center where locals and visitors come to hang out. Most of the restaurants have outdoor seating, the shops keep evening hours, its a good collection of known chains and local shops that have carved a niche that makes the...More

Thank JBMartiniguy
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