Explore C-Street

Welcome to Historic Commercial Street, Springfield’s first historic district and the original downtown of North Springfield. Enjoy the historic architecture, imagine a time when both the passenger and freight depots on nearby tracks bustled with activity; visit and support the new entrepreneurs that have replaced the dry goods, mercantile and turn-of-the-century taverns.


Eat and Drink

Enjoy a quick coffee or sit down a stay a while at one of the many interesting restaurants Historic C-Street has to offer! With great breakfast options, like Van Gogh’s Eeterie, and superb lunch and dinner spots, you can spend an entire day exploring the tastes of C-Street! Great food and great times await!



With unique shopping destinations, like Ms. Gilmore's Tea Room & Vintage Suitcase Emporium, and world famous chocolate from Askinosie Chocolate, you can easily find that special gift. Or more importantly, something just for you to enjoy. Sure to brighten any shopper’s weekend plans.



With so many great venues, you’ll easily find a place to take your day trip late into the night. C-Street boasts multiple wedding venues, great event spaces, and Lindberg’s, Springfield’s oldest bar. Come and join us for a night on the town and see what the talk is all about!


The Communique

Keep up to date with C-Street’s own eNewsletter! With upcoming events and information, you’ll be in the know and never miss a thing!

C-Street is such a great up-and-coming place to be! With so many amazing restaurants and cute little shops, it makes for a great weekend in Springfield!
— Jennifer G.