Welcome to Downtown Manchester

Welcome to Downtown Manchester where over 195 unique shops, restaurants, service businesses and professional offices thrive in a classic, turn-of-the-century town center. We have created this web site to provide you with a virtual introduction to our historic downtown – its businesses, special events, commercial opportunities and more.

Should you wish to visit us in person, we can be easily reached via I-384 and Connecticut Routes 83, 6 and 44.

Thank you for your interest in Downtown Manchester. We hope you enjoy visiting our site.


Show your support for small businesses in Downtown Manchester on Saturday, Nov. 28th . Snap and post a selfie when you shop or dine at theses participating businesses and you can enter to win a Downtown Gift Basket chock full of gifts and gift certificates from Downtown businesses.

Sean’s Fine Jewelry, 41 Closets, The Silver Chest, Lucky Taco, Frame Dimensions, John Boyle Paint & Decorating, Silk City Antiques, Harvest Beads and Silver, Landmark Café, Beller’s Music, MCC on Main, East West Bridal, E.M. Dougan Art & Framing, 21 Oak Street, Pinewood Furniture, Antonio’s Pizza Restaurant and Goodale Jewelers.