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Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall

Open Now: 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Always worth a second look!!

Reading these reviews it seems people either love or hate this place. I'm not an antique lover. My... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Stockton, CA

Sometimes you can find something good here. Just have to hunt. A bunch of antique's are really over... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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30 Jan 2019
“Same ol' ... same ol'”
9 Jul 2018
“A Great Place to Find Treasures”
15,000 SF, 100+ Vendors and artists. Antiques, collectibles, decor, dolls, gifts, jewelry, rugs not your grandma's stuffy antique shop! fun----a tourist attraction!
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2752 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1628
+1 760-730-9494
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Reviewed 31 January 2019

Seems the "stuff" we saw last visit is still hanging out, collecting some serious dust. The merchandise is of garage sale ala thrift store vintage and quality. In past visits, we managed to find some interesting and unique items but the vendors come and go,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is a fun, well organized Antique Mall. Lots of books and crannies filled with good stuff. The selection is from big oks to porcelain. A great place to buy gifts as prices are good and a nice way to spend an hour is you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

In the past, this has always been a favorite place to come and get some treasures and do some exploring Not this time. Although the store covers two store building locations (somewhat connected), it seems like it needs a major sprucing up. Each vendor maintains...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

I adore places like this. The Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall? Not so much. It's hot in there. And the further back you go, it feels like the booths don't offer so much. But the staff is kind and courteous. It seems a bit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Reading these reviews it seems people either love or hate this place. I'm not an antique lover. My friend and I like to thrift store shop and sometimes come here when looking for a specific item. I like thrift store prices not antique prices. She...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank evenyl
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Sometimes you can find something good here. Just have to hunt. A bunch of antique's are really over priced. Just know what you are looking for and do your homework. Not a place to take small children. So much to break so leave kids with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We got to Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall at 1:57 and walked up and down State Street. I wasn't that impressed. There weren't a ton of really interesting stores. I bought a postcard from Viz Art Ink Studio, and we walked into Guy Stuff....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Beware if you want to return an item they say (all sales final) but there are NO visible signs stating this. I was willing to do an exchange but the Mall owner refused, I will never return to that place. As a goodwill gesture he...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank kentexuk75
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Two buildings with individual booths. There are people at the reception desk as you walk into each building and I guess that is where you pay. The booths were not manned by the owners. The items all had price tags identifying the booth number and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Renata N
Reviewed 30 January 2016

a great flea market right across the street a block away from the trains. There was a big building advertised as a flea/antique market , one of my favorite ways to shop to find that unique sovereign. It was a typical flea market stalls of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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