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Connoisseur Gifts & Crafts

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A must-see for every trip to Port A.

Almost all of the decorations in our nearby condo are from the Connoisseur Shop--paintings, wall... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Austin, Texas
The coolest!

It's not the biggest. It's not stocked with the most popular beach items. But it IS the coolest... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Austin, Texas
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13 Mar 2018
“A must-see for every trip to Port A.”
4 Aug 2017
“The coolest! ”
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611 S Alister St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4412
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Almost all of the decorations in our nearby condo are from the Connoisseur Shop--paintings, wall hangings, a shell lamp, nightstand and more.

Thank MYT1234
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It's not the biggest. It's not stocked with the most popular beach items. But it IS the coolest curio shop on the island! Love this place! High quality antiques, decor for the home, beautiful jewelry (including the best shark tooth pendants) galore! Make sure you...More

Thank PiratewannaB
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This store is unlike the other many souvenir shops on the island. It has it's own special charm. It is small but very specific and a little more high class stuff. It is fun to walk around in and find that special and different gift....More

Thank Ginger B
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Great little place to find that purrfect gift or souvenir of your trip to the Texas coast. 3 resident kitties are a pleasant surprise & staff is very friendly & engaging.

Thank Rose Mary V
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice gift shop with friendly owner. A number of quality items for sale, including nautical antiques and coins. A little pricey, but if you shop wisely you will find something very nice. Loved the accent lamps.

Thank albebuc
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The lady working here is very nice. She has some shop cats that are really friendly with customers. The items for sale are varied both in category and pricing. Overall, a good place to find a unique souvenir.

Thank Jesse W
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

This is always a nice place to stop and look for gifts and souvenirs. They are a little more varied than shells and t-shirts. The selection has changed over the years but they have jewelry and antiques and home items. They always have pets roaming...More

Thank ElleKitty13
Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

This is a nice shop to go to if you're interested in some finer souvenirs than just the standard hats and t shirts that all the other shops seem to have all the same of. The Connesuier has more of the home decor items with...More

Thank Chris-Holly D
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Nice place with an interesting collection of items. There were no less than 3 cats & a dog freely rooming the place with a number of cat beds including 2 by the register. Owner said she would put a sign up.

Thank MaMi1976
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Lots to choose if your a die hard decorator of island finishes. lots of unique items. chester passed away years ago. so sad.

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