Modesto neighborhoods are mostly affordable middle-class residential areas, just outside of the downtown area. Few travel to downtown unless you are there for business. For the most part, locals live inside of the city limits in areas not well defined by neighborhood boundaries, such as the Coffee and Sylvan area.
Restaurants in Modesto range from quick bites to romantic candlelit escapes. Take advantage of the area and enjoy local grown produce and sirloin, or experience the many top brand restaurants such as TGI Fridays and Red Robin, in and the main shopping areas.
Modesto is not famous for 5-star hotels or glamorous resorts, but it does have several nice hotels and motels run by companies such as Hilton and Marriott. Check out the reviews and availability of hotels in Modesto and the surrounding areas.
What does Modesto offer for fun? We have a number of ideas ranging from nearby road trips, to local festivals. If there's a celebration happening in town, that's always a blast. But we also have listings of the local shopping areas and movie theaters if you're just looking for an indoor escape on a blistering summer afternoon.
In this section, we provide information about the city of Modesto such as the city's history, population and demographics, annual weather, local schools, and a profile of the local business industry. This is always great information if you're researching the area, perhaps because you're planning relocation to Modesto.