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Tumbleweeds

325 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3165
+1 860-739-9018
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Fun place to shop!

I love Tumbleweeds! There are so many great albums, cd's and clothes too! The people that work... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jerilyn D
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Niantic, Connecticut, United States
poor customer service

I've shopped here since the 70's when you could by "cut-out" records for a great price. The store... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Betsy H
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Niantic, Connecticut
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The Funkiest, Most Eclectic Music and Boutique Shop Around! Best Selection of New and Used CDs on the shoreline...Lots of VINYL TOO!! Specializing in Blues, Jazz, Funk-Soul-R&B, Reggae, Rock, and More! Clothes, Tees, Gifts, Incense and More! Always Righteous Prices! Recycled & Local Made, Fair Trade and Organics! Niantic Items Too. COME CHECK US OUT! Open 7 Days-Year Round
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  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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“vinyl” (9 reviews)
“jewelry” (5 reviews)
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325 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3165
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+1 860-739-9018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I love Tumbleweeds! There are so many great albums, cd's and clothes too! The people that work there (and the owner) are all wicked cool! I love going there and never leave empty handed!

Thank Jerilyn D
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I've shopped here since the 70's when you could by "cut-out" records for a great price. The store is now run by the daughter of the original owner and a recent experience has completely turned me off. I stopped in to check out t-shirts for...More

1  Thank Betsy H
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Tumbleweeds has been around a long time.if you are looking for Vinyl, jewelry, Cool clothing and more it is the best shop in downtown Niantic tumbleweeds is a must stop.

Thank John P
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Outstanding supply of CD's and vinyl and Tara has great working knowledge of the music!. Good selection of clothes and jewelry also

Thank jackaroo99
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I used to visit this store as a kid when it was called Tumbleweed Connection. I'd buy records and stickers and pins and other cool stuff. Well, these days it's called Tumbleweeds and they still have amazing music (LPs & CDs), plus colorful bohemian clothing,...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This place is my favorite shop in the area. I drive a half hour because I know I am not only getting awesome stuff, but I am supporting a business I believe in. I love the smell, there is always great music playing, the vibes/energy...More

Thank Lacy L
Reviewed 12 February 2015

By far the best selection of affordable music on all formats in southern New England. Knowledgable staff, great selection and great prices. Very highly recommended for jazz, blues and rock. A great place to find obscure and unexpected gems.

Thank bluelou2015
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Great 60's store filled with period clothing, other paraphernalia, and lots of music both in CD and vinyl. Don't miss it!

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 22 April 2014

I called to inquire about a limited edition item. A Tumbleweeds employee confirmed the availability and quoted a specific price. When I arrived the next morning to purchase the item, there was no price tag on the item nor any signage indicating the price. When...More

4  Thank Jds16851
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Tumbleweeds kinda reminds you of the "headshops" of the 60s and early 70s - the incense, some tie-dye and great clothes and accessories from India (and all over the world). Add to that an incredible selection of CDs and records from all genres, particularly blues,...More

Thank SmartSister
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