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Cyds Creative Kitchen 2331 Acushnet Avenue, New Bedford, MA MoreLess Info
Attentive and friendly servers tote plates of chef-created comfort food to tables, including creative sandwiches and staples like meatloaf
Cornell Farm offers several hiking trails that extend westward from the farmstead through a pine and oak forest to the marshlands at the head of Little River. The farmland was passed down through 5 generations of the Cornell family.
Wine connoisseurs will have a hay day at Coastal Vineyard where they can see wine in the making in wood barrels or steel tanks. Wine releases take place in the exclusive wine tasting room and tours of the vineyard are given year round.
Slocum's River Reserve is a river reserve protecting more than 3,000 feet along Slocum's river. The preserve is populated by woodlands, agricultural fields, and pastures. Visitors can expect to find 2 miles of scenic walking trails.
Lafayette Park is a neighborhood park offering a number of recreational amenities for the use of those who visit. Basketball courts, playground areas, tennis courts, baseball fields, and a skate park are among the facilities available.