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Love this 5+10

Great store with lots of things you can't find other places. Fun to look around, and inexpensive... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
Nancy A
The best

Who can resist the 5 and 10? Grew up in Arlington and the five and dime has always been on my... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2016
michael t
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Rockport, Massachusetts
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1 May 2017
“Love this 5+10”
10 Sep 2016
“The best”
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

Great store with lots of things you can't find other places. Fun to look around, and inexpensive toys for the kids. A real 5 and 10 experience, and the man behind the counter seems nice too. I often find things I want and couldn't find...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Who can resist the 5 and 10? Grew up in Arlington and the five and dime has always been on my docket. They have everything you don't have! Rubber ducks and flamingos....yup they got em and a lot more. The kids will love it there...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2016

This store has all the items from your childhood. It also has the items you need but don't want to travel to the big box hardware store or the mall.

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

What a wonderful store! Quite like the old Woolworth's on a smaller scale. I can always find what I want and sometimes things I didn't know I needed! Everything from kites, to white-out, to shelf paper! Worth the trip!

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Reviewed October 16, 2015

This is the best little shop with so much stuff you can't believe they fit it in. Need sewing supplies. They have it all. I love their bandanas countless ways I use them. Great place to let the youngin's browse and walk out only spending...More

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