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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 1 week ago

tons of cute shops. long lane of stores and restaurants. great people watching. would have loved to stay longer.

Thank Melanie O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to shop and eat, restaurants for every taste and all kinds of shops. Clothing shops, new and second hand. Two bicycle shops. Plenty of places to browse or shop!

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While on vacation we went to Carytown, walked the neighborhood went into shops, ate ice cream to cool us down in the 90 degree weather. Lots of restaurants to choose, depending what your in the mood for, very nice area!

Thank lezgoanie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for something different to eat while in the Richmond area? Come to carytown andpark at one end of the Street and walk. You'll find Burger Bach, Mexican, Greek, Italian, cupcakes all within a 5 min walk plus there's may more retaurants to see

Thank LAMERV20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shopping, eating, people watching, Carytown has it all and more. No trip to Richmond would be complete without a visit.

Thank Tammy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the area two evenings looking for a place for dinner...a wide variety of choices made it difficult. Any type of menu and any style of restaurant is there within a few block walk. Looking for boutique stores? Carytown is loaded. If you’re in...More

Thank rpmc47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is approximately 4-5 blocks, easy enough to walk up and down both sides. Filled with trendy shopping, second hand stores, boutiques and lots of great places to find a bite to eat.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want get off the beaten path of the interstate, away from predictable strip malls, and walk around an interesting neighborhood this is a great place. We were very comfortable walking around the neighborhood with this charming shops and restaurants. We ate at the...More

Thank Jameyfrank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carytown is coming along way from the small mom-and-pop shop to a few chains here and there I prefer a little more substantial chains but I do like the mix of Mom and Pops.

Thank Cuffey's C
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We were not impressed. Many vacant shops. Not much variety. Parking is poor/hard to find. Overmarket ‘antiques;’ we found none.

Thank Tammys66
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Deborah W
22 February 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
24 January 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
24 May 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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