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“cary street”(68 reviews)
“unique shops”(43 reviews)
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Section of Richmond that is great for walking, shopping or touring museums and galleries.
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3166 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
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+1 804-422-8066
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited the Candy store and walked the area. Hot day. Nice area to visit. Quaint shops and restaurants. We were there in the middle of the day.

Thank Ron L
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent visit to Richmond, we had some time and took an afternoon visit to Carytown. Perfect. Shopping galore with so many unique shops with equally as many restaurants. Lots of browsing, but also some buying done. We had a great time with perfect...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

LOVE the diversity of the stores and my goodness! The Byrd theatre has an actual Wurlitzer organ that still plays

Thank lwenzell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Carytown and had lunch at Weezie’s Kitchen. As we walked around, I noticed all the cool shops and clothing boutiques. Wish I had had more time to go shopping. Will definitely be back so I can do that!

Thank dianaC659
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Normally I can shop for hours. Thought this was a very tired looking street. Would not go again Shops are a bit samey.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are two families - two adults and five kids (ages 9-13). There are lots of great restaurants and consignment shops in Carytown. The restaurants have a range of cuisine and price ranges. The consignment shops range from "search for a diamond in the junk"...More

Thank Cassandra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had so much walking and looking at all the vintage shops along the way. Outr favorites were Lou Lou, a toy store and the Kitchen shop! A must do while in Richmond.

Thank Cupcake0531
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

West Cary St was fun to visit. Lots of stores and restaurants to chose from. There were street performers. Road gets very busy. Great way to spend and afternoon. Parking could be a problem, but we found a spot at the end of the street...More

Thank mkjbs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carytown is a shopping strip with lots of restaurants, dress shops and other things to interest locals and visitors, It's a trendy place that appeals to young people. Carytown extends for several kilometers (miles). Carytown went though a revival beginning in the 1950s. It is...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable little place tons of cool places to see. Was definitely not disappointed. Fun spots to check out and good food to eat.

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Deborah W
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Murray E | Reviewed this property |
The answers provided are correct. I don't think any restaraunts allow dogs in. But, some shops will allow them. I know there is a dog pet treat shop that you and your dog can shop at.
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Kathleen H
January 24, 2017|
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Response from Micky O | Reviewed this property |
Many of the shops keep their own, non-standard hours. I am sure you can check online for a specific shop. But, if that isn't an option, I would stick to 10-5 for M-S and on Sunday, 12-5. For example, Ten Thousand... More
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Denise M
May 23, 2016|
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Response from TravelersAbroad2 | Reviewed this property |
Carytown is a busy place but not impossible for parking. It just looks that way. Try Cary Court next to Can Can Restaurant or street parking on Cary Street and side streets.There is mid-block parking behind some Cary Street... More
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