Tampa Shopping: The Best Shops In the Bay

Shops and Boutiques

  • Serendipity (Davis Islands) – Quirky gift shop built on incense and candles, designer greeting cards, jewelry and unusual gifts that will have you thinking “why didn’t I think of that?
  • Wag (Davis Islands) –Spoil your pooch at this pet lifestyle store retailing all natural dog foods, snacks and cookies and some glam accessories for your diva dog. www.wagoftampa.com
  • Old Tampa Book Company (Downtown) – Browse shelves filled with over 40,000 rare, out-of-print, and classic books and sidewalk sale bins with $1 books every day. www.oldtampabookcompany.com
  • Agora (Ybor) – Eastern-influenced, quirky home decor shop with candles, incense, tapestries and all things Zen. www.shopagora.com
  • Revolve Clothing (Ybor) – Buy one of a kind at this clothing and accessory boutique that sells, buys and swaps vintage and eccentric styles. On The Web.
  • Why Not Boutique (MacDill Ave.) –  Any grandmother, sister, girlfriend or other woman in your life will be happy with a unique gift from this green boutique. www.whynotboutique.com 
  • Disco Dolls (408 N. Howard Ave.) – Vintage fashion shop working overtime as a hair salon, fashion consulation provider and tailor.  http://www.thediscodolls.com/
  • Penelope T Boutique (SoHo) – A well-edited mix of women’s clothing and accessories from tried and true labels, plus up-and-coming design talent not to be found elsewhere. Find it on Facebook.
  • La France (Ybor) – Catering to the classic tastes of men and women vintage lovers by providing retro clothing, jewelry, accessories, hats and more. Find it on Facebook.

Tampa Farmer’s Markets

Tampa’s Best Shopping Districts and Malls

  • Old Hyde Park Village Quaint shopping district with specialty shops and boutiques in an outdoor atmosphere. (The Village hosts events all year round so keep checking back for details.)
  • International Plaza and Bay Street  (2223 N. West Shore Blvd.) -Your high end, shopping experience with four fashionable department stores, over 200 specialty shops and Bay Street at the Plaza… an open-air village of fine restaurants and small boutiques.
  • West Shore Plaza  (250 N. West Shore Blvd.) Classic mall shopping and food court dining with attached restaurants and feature movie theater.

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