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Capitola Mercantile

115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
+1 831-251-1901
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Nice shops for tourists

This building has a variety of shops for tourists to enjoy and purchase some items for yourself or... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Livermore, California
via mobile
OK--nothing special

It was just shops which were interesting. Good to do on a rainy day. Not my favourite place in... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Yolande B
Palm Springs, California
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In the heart of the Capitola Village, just steps away from the shore and mirrored after a European indoor bazaar, Capitola Mercantile offers a diverse selection of one-of-a-kind products and first-rate services, ranging from hand-crafted jewelry and resort wear to artisanal sweets, beauty products, unique seashells, and of course, surf gear. It also houses popular wine bar, Cava, and Italian restaurant, Caruso’s. Sip and savor a glass of wine at Cava Wine Bar. Get a pick-me-up from the aromatic java at Seaside Coffee.
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8 Aug 2017
“Nice shops for tourists ”
24 Mar 2017
“OK--nothing special”
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115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
+1 831-251-1901
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This building has a variety of shops for tourists to enjoy and purchase some items for yourself or gifts to take home for friends. You'll find salt water taffy, purses, soap, sweatshirts, a coffee shop, local art, kid souvenirs, etc.. You will find something to...More

Thank E7864ENjuliel
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It was just shops which were interesting. Good to do on a rainy day. Not my favourite place in Capitola.

Thank Yolande B
Reviewed 2 November 2016

well it is capitola by the sea. parking is hard (unles you ride a bike or e- bike /motorcycle like I did. I have worked in this area as a musician. it is a tourist attraction and a safe place.

Thank Will S
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very small "mall." There's not much here, although there is a good taffy place. Not a "destination," but really close to the beach.

Thank Mermaid51061
Reviewed 19 December 2015

We returned in December to do some shopping at the Mercantile in downtown Capitola. We went to the taffy store and also the clothes store. Its a cute shopping area, but not a lot of stores to shop at. For the ones we did, we...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 26 March 2015

We had quite a nice lunch at the Village Grill & Creamery where I enjoyed my “All Day Burrito” this is 1/3 lb. of ground sirloin or turkey, cheese, hash browns, lettuce, tomato , and onion for $7.50. It was fresh and really stuffed, but...More

Thank Cakes77
Reviewed 5 March 2015

On my visit to Capitola I stopped by the Mercantile. There is a taffy shop there that seemed to be doing the best the day I was there. In general, though, I found the Mercantile average. Since I was there midweek my biggest happiness came...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 2 July 2010

I use to spend many of my childhood summers walking around the Capitola Mercantile. We just went back to visit this summer June 2010. It is a quite but quaint little town. I love the cool weather and walking around the shops. I live in...More

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