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Stainton's - Gallery of Shops

Open Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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handcrafted and home made

when you get tired of the same-old from the boardwalk, take a walk down to asbury avenue... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2015
Anna K
west chester, pa
Our favorite place to shop

On Asbury, there are so many cute shoppes, but Stainton's is a jewel. It has over 80 vendors in... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2015
Barbi S
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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Stainton's offers a collection of more than 70 distinctive shops, each offering an array of unusual and unique merchandise. Many items are one of a kind. Browsing our floor, you'll find a variety of merchant displays including jewelry, candles, art...more
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810 Asbury Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3607
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

when you get tired of the same-old from the boardwalk, take a walk down to asbury avenue. stainton's gallery emphasizes hand-crafted with a wide array of different artisans with everything from british goods to pet novelties and everything in between. a hand-crafted jewelry paradise. we...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Nicole F, Manager at Stainton's - Gallery of Shops, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you, Anna, for the very kind review!

Reviewed 22 June 2015

After seeing reviews decided to try this place. The prices are very high and the selection of goods is not that great. i didn't see anything that was great.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank pallotpa1
Reviewed 14 June 2015

On Asbury, there are so many cute shoppes, but Stainton's is a jewel. It has over 80 vendors in it, and you can spend hours in there. Everything from tapenade, to plants, to gauzey dresses, old albums, a christmas village, jewelry and some really chic...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Barbi S
Reviewed 22 April 2015

You have to stop in at this really unique shopping gallery when on vacation this summer. Very nice gift ideas at very good prices. Many local vendors and artisans on display year round. We always stop in to see new items, especially around the holidays....More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank J S
Reviewed 9 February 2015

I loved this place. It was an old fashioned multi level department store decades ago, but now is limited to the first floor, but it is filled with over 80 vendors that see everything from plants to gourmet food items to old fashioned carolers to...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

Stainton's Gallery of Shops is located in what was once the biggest department store in Ocean City. Unfortunately it is no longer in business, but the shops have replaced it. It is now a mini-mall type of gallery with many types of shops exhibiting crafts,...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 14 September 2013

We fell upon this little gem strolling down Asbury Ave. in OC,NJ. What an array of merchandise they had! A little bit of everything and the merchandise was very unique. They had everything from food, to clothing, to antique furniture. Some of the stuff was...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank PhilaLuv
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Lots of good crafts (not made in China) and a wonderful use of an old department store. Looks like they are adding more each time I visit.

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank downbythelake
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