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Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America

125 Cherry St, next to Veranda Cafe, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
+1 828-419-0304
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A feast for the eyes!

I have been in this shop before to look for Christmas ornaments and decorations. But it's more than... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen W
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North Carolina, United States
My favorite store in town

This is the most interesting and original little shop in Black Mountain. I live in Black Mountain... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Deisceabal
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Black Mountain, North Carolina
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Enjoy a touch of Europe in the heart of Black Mountain's historic district. Europa offers fine and handmade gifts from European countries, including Polish pottery, Scottish tartan accessories, German pewter and wooden ornaments, French soaps, and Italian Murano glass. Try a taste of Europe with Scottish toffees and shortbreads, Swiss and German chocolates, and Austrian marzipan. Paintings and handcrafted pottery, copper, glass, and iron from American artists are also featured.
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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125 Cherry St, next to Veranda Cafe, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
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+1 828-419-0304
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"wonderful selection"
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"black forest"
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"great store"
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"disney world"
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"nice things"
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"huge selection"
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"christmas shopping"
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"friendly atmosphere"
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"unique items"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been in this shop before to look for Christmas ornaments and decorations. But it's more than Christmas objects from around the world. This time I took an out-of-town visitor, who was equally amazed at the beauty, quality & variety of merchandise. We each...More

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Kim and Tom M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your kind words! We appreciate it! Hope to see you again soon. :)

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This is the most interesting and original little shop in Black Mountain. I live in Black Mountain and I still enjoy looking around in here every so often. The couple who own the place are always friendly, there's pretty international music playing outside on the...More

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Kim and Tom M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thanks so much for your descriptive review! We love the Epcot comparison. We're so glad to be your favorite!

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

What a terrific shop, filled with oodles of quality items from the USA and around the world; things one does not see just anywhere. They stock many unusual, interesting and beautiful pieces. No Made in China junk here. If you want unique, wonderful gifts for...More

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Kim and Tom M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and recommendation! We appreciate it!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

A very clever shop with an interesting variety of pottery and curios. Very friendly and helpful staff.

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thanks so much, Tom!

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

An adorable little shop with gifts from all over the world. We enjoyed seeing the craftsmanship from the different cultures and purchased a hand carved jewellery box from Poland.

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words, Taylor! We're glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

My wife and I were attending a marriage retreat at Ridgecrest and decided to visit Black Mountain during our free time. We were struck by the picture postcard street shops. We happened upon Europa and decided to go in and look around. We could not...More

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you, Don, for your kind words! We look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

I buy my wife Polish Pottery from Europa every time I visit Black Mountain. They have a wonderful selection with many different patterns. My wife like to collect various patterns instead of one look and Europa always has new patterns every time I visit. They...More

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for the review! So glad we can help with your Polish pottery collection!

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

One of the reasons I love living in this area is because of stores like Europa. Anytime I'm looking for a unique, one of a kind gift, this is one of my first stops. Polish pottery, Lithuanian candles, German candies and beer steins, and my...More

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for recommending Europa! We appreciate it!

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

I had been looking for some Polish Pottery for my wife. I was up in the Black Mountain area for a family Thanksgiving and decided to go into town to look around. This is a store that you should stop in and visit, even if...More

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We appreciate it! So glad we could help you with Polish pottery.

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved my time in the store! The selection was wonderful and they had some very hard-to-find items in the store. A selection of goods from all over Europe were included. I loved the variety and the help I received from Ms. Kim on...More

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Kim M, Owner at Europa: Fine Gifts from Europe and America, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

We're so glad you enjoy our store. Thanks very much for your kind words! We really appreciate it! Your pyramid is beautiful, and I recognize that smoker house! :)

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