SHOPPING, DINING & ENTERTAINMENT
The Barrington region is a popular destination for shopping, dining and entertainment. From boutiques and specialty stores, to distinctive neighborhood shopping centers and award-winning lifestyle centers, the Barrington area has it all!
DOWNTOWN BARRINGTON Downtown Barrington offers a charming collection of storefront shops and local services. Family-owned flower shops and fashionable boutiques carry unique gifts for shoppers to explore. A variety of coffee shops and restaurants are meeting places and add to Barrington’s quaint hometown environment. In addition to shopping and dining, the downtown offers family entertainment, seasonal festivals, wine walks, Cruise Nights and a farmers market. The Barrington Village Center houses more retailers, an upscale men’s salon, restaurants, and more. The historic Catlow Theater on Main Street offers classic movie entertainment and special events, and Barrington’s White House is a destination for business and cultural events. For information, visit www.barrington-il.gov.
THE FOUNDRY Off Northwest Highway, The Foundry is Barrington’s outdoor mall with a unique blend of retail shops, a salon, French bakery, a martial arts studio, and restaurants. The Foundry brings a different experience for shoppers and diners.
ICE HOUSE MALL & VILLAGE SHOPS Originally constructed in 1904 as the Bowman Dairy and serving as a real ice house for almost 70 years, the Icehouse Mall offers a unique collection of specialty shops, boutiques, antiques, an art gallery, spa, travel house and more amid 19th century architecture. The mall also features Chessie’s restaurant, where you can sit inside a vintage Illinois Railway dining car. For information, visit www.icehousemall.com. ➤
BARRINGTON AREA REGIONAL MAGAZINE & RESOURCE DIRECTORY | 2016-17 EDITION
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