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A Tourist Trap

Highly over priced restaurants and shops. Not my thing but people seem to love it. I do like... read more

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cindebianchi
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North Charleston, South Carolina
Sarasota's version of Rodeo Drive and Magnificent Mile

St. Armands Circle has been a must-stop shopping/dining destination for locals and visitors for 91... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
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Shop. Dine. Relax. The St. Armands Circle Association represents the over 130 merchants of St Armands Circle in Sarasota Florida. Nestled between the sparkling waters of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St. Armands is truly unique in concept...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Highly over priced restaurants and shops. Not my thing but people seem to love it. I do like people watching!

Thank cindebianchi
Reviewed yesterday

St. Armands Circle has been a must-stop shopping/dining destination for locals and visitors for 91 years, longer than Rodeo Drive and the Magnificent Mile and Fifth Avenue and Worth Avenue. It was the vision of founder John Ringling, the circus magnet. He built a causeway...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love visiting St.armandes circle whenever I’m in Sarasota however I had a very negative experience at ERA ageless in July 2018. My sister and I were lured into the store then presented with very strong arm sales pitches and frankly bullying and unethical sales...More

Thank 896elaine
St Armands C, Public Relations Manager at St. Armands Circle, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi there, 896elaine. We are terribly sorry to hear about your experience with a merchant on the Circle. When it comes to individual shops and merchants, unfortunately we as an association have little say in products and practices. With that said, we were saddened to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While staying at the beach we made it to the circle about once a day to grab food and drinks. It's kept up very nice and offers a variety of shops and restaurants. During our stay in July we never found it difficult to find...More

Thank John1977_FL
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great area for shopping and even just window shopping is a blast. There are a good number of places to have a very nice sit down meal or cold beverage on a hot day. If you like art, clothes, food, drinks or...More

Thank nissangray
Reviewed 3 days ago

It has been a few years since we were in Sarasota and visited St Armands Circle. We remembered mostly upscale shops, small quality boutiques and galleries and nice restuarants. This visit seemed to heavier on the touristy souvenir shops and small cafes. Disappointed but worth...More

Thank vakamalua
St Armands C, Public Relations Manager at St. Armands Circle, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good afternoon, vakamalua! We're saddened to hear of your experience on St. Armands Circle. We always strive to provide a 5-star experience for our guests and continue to improve our wide selection of merchants on the Circle. We sincerely hope that you will choose to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

After a long day in the sun at Lido Key Beach, take a trip down to the circle and enjoy a nice meal. For dessert, there are several shops offering ice cream/gelato/popsicles/etc. It's a lovely place to spend an evening.

Thank FinanceGuy99
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great spot to grab a gelato or have a meal with friends. When the clock hit 5(ish) there are plenty of places to celebrate the good times. With Lido Beach only meters away this is great to head to after a day...More

Thank neoPhillip
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely, picturesque place for shopping, dinner, and ice cream. Mosquitos were terrible, though. Plan for high prices on everything. Ex: 4 kid ice cream cones $20.More

Thank Smallfamily5807
St Armands C, Public Relations Manager at St. Armands Circle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Smallfamily5807! Thank you for visiting St. Armands Circle - we hope you enjoyed your time out with the family, and apologize for your unfortunate run-in with mosquitoes. While we are blessed to be located just steps from beautiful beaches, the Florida weather can,...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I love roaming through the shops in St. Armonds Circle. It is filled with little boutiques and arts shops, the perfect kind of places for buying something special for yourself or for a gift. Also love the range of eateries from the...More

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rox119
July 17, 2018|
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Response from St Armands C | Property representative |
Hi, Rox119! There are so many great options for dining at St. Armands Circle! You can view all of our restaurants and cafes on our online directory of merchants. Depending on what time of day and cuisine you're interested... More
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janet142nd
April 25, 2018|
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Response from St Armands C | Property representative |
We have three hair salons here in St. Armands Circle. Green Ginger Hair Designs, Les Ciseaux International Hair Salon & Day Spa and The Met-Fashion House, Day Spa & Salon.
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Maureen Kenny P
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Janet H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t know anything about that store.
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