A walk down Main Street in Port Washington is like stepping back to a time when you could spend an afternoon browsing in shops where the owners greet you with a friendly smile and an offer of assistance. If you’re a regular, many of them know your name.
The mix of shops in Port Washington makes it more than a pleasant experience – you can actually get what you need. A new Stop n Shop recently opened on Shore Road, joining the King Kullen in the Soundview Marketplace, and there are plenty of mini markets and delis. There are several clothing shops, shoe stores, florists, Bookshops, a few toy stores, several jewelry stores and a music shop.
If you are working on your home, there are hardware stores and several garden centers. Other stores carry computers, electronics, cellular phones, appliances, lumber and more.