"When a resolute young fellow steps up the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find that it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
My local cafe (I live in Little Italy so we are not short of very good, very cheap little family owned places) or, in season, the park with books + dogs.
That's why I want to move away from America. Everything is so centralized. You have a walmart or kroger for your basic needs.
I wish they bought back the small businesses that actually have meaning to them. There is nothing like walking into a bread shop, and smelling the aroma of fresh bread, and watching the cook prepare another loath.