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Address: 3166 W Cary St, Richmond, VA
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Section of Richmond that is great for walking, shopping or touring museums...

Section of Richmond that is great for walking, shopping or touring museums and galleries.

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$35*
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The Carytown Sweets Tour
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The Carytown Food and History Tour

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Awesome place to spend the day!

What a wonderful place to spend the day! Great places to shop and eat!! Lots of mom and pop places as well as eatieries. You will keep going back! Unique stores like World of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Sheilagail
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful place to spend the day! Great places to shop and eat!! Lots of mom and pop places as well as eatieries. You will keep going back! Unique stores like World of Mryth, Ten Thousand Village's and more! Definitely a gem of Richmond!

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Thank Sheilagail
Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So many shops with an eclectic variety to visit. Food, treats, clothes, home goods, gifts...anything you want is on this street! Loved the cobblestone street, and we had beautiful weather when we were there. A great place to spend some time with friends.

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Thank mmmc14
Huntington, West Virginia
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been to Carytown twice- once with a friend and once alone. I love the shops and restaurants, and it was an incredibly nice way to spend an afternoon. That said, the area looked like it could be a little rough at night.

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Thank SBrinegar
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is a chocolate store there "For the Love of Chocolate" which is fantastic. Other small shops and good mid priced restaurants.

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Thank Nancy L
Deltaville, Virginia
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a fun way to spend the afternoon! We walked up one side of Cary Street then down the other stopping to browse, pop in shops or to have a late afternoon glass of wine at Can Can's. Very entertaining!

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Thank Melissa M
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off let me tell you I went with two teenage girls so the eclectic shops kept them busy and me people watching outside. Tons of restaurants and shops to keep you interested

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Thank Timothy f
Virginia
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great quirky place to go to dinner and see a movie. Lots of restaurants to choose from. The ole Byrd movie theater has $2 movies, but the condition of the seats is atrocious. Go early to the movies since lines form early. Parking can be difficult. You might have to find a spot on a side street. Again, go early.

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Thank VirginiaRich
Reston
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58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to walk around. Plenty of restaurants and places to snack. There is a wide variety of shops from bookstores to clothing boutiques to bikeshops, etc. There's also free parking.

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Thank markj105
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74 reviews
35 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a good bit of time walking around this area. We popped into a bunch of the shops, and sampled food and drink and a couple of the restaurants and cafes. If you are in the Richmond area I recommend you stop and check this area out.

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Thank RunawayCoco
Williamsburg, Virginia
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403 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best place in town to stroll and find shops to browse and some os the BEST restaurants in Richmond. Whatever you are looking for, it's in walking distance. Bring some patience with the parking, it is sparse!

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