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“unique shops”(46 reviews)
“cary street”(69 reviews)
Section of Richmond that is great for walking, shopping or touring museums and galleries.
3166 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
+1 804-422-8066
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The cool neighborhood in Richmond, the place where you will find the yuppie restaurants, bars and cafes. Fun to walk around. We loved it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A wonderful place to walk to museums, restaurants, parks and specialty shops. Colorful, friendly, quirky, and fun.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marilyn052_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Carytown is just an adorable little area in the middle of Richmond. If you're looking for shopping, it's there. If you're looking for food, it's there. One word of warning- parking can be rough!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JessieTheJoglaresse
Reviewed 1 week ago

M wife and I spent a whole day, just slowly strolling down the street, window shopping, people watching, etc. We stopped in a couple of places, got something to eat, or drink or bought some treasures. It was a great day, had lots of fun.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mikel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cary town has so much to offer. From great places to eat and all kinds of shopping (boutiques, consignment etc) there is something for everyone. The Byrd theater is a great place to watch movies. It is a historic theater with a beautiful inside. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank angela1438
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Carytown is Richmond’s Mecca of all types of businesses- from great restaurants to the most esoteric shops, there’s something for everyone here. If you are visiting this is a must stop!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Euell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great town to shop, dine, theater or more. Recently did some shopping for some “virginia items” for a upcoming wedding. But have been here for a movie at the Byrd or a a beer at one of the many restaurants. Great people watching section of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tripdbl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most of the places are locally owned. You can find many great buys. You can treat yourself, family, right down the animals in your home. You will find business people, homeless people, many walks of life through Cary town. I find Cary town fun. It...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 736shelbyj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its always to end a weekend with visiting friends or family to wall and shop and eat. Great restaurants and shopping. Some commercial companies but mostly independent boutiques.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank YamYam804
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our favorite places to visit when we come to RIchmond. Street parking is very plentiful. There are clothing shops, bike shops, shoes and house hold wares. A good variety

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kathleen G
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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.
Kathleen H
24 January 2017|
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Response from MickyO100 | 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
Denise M
23 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