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Davis Mercantile

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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"Fun in Shipsey"

Davis Mercantile is a large building that has several floors. It is filled with lots and lots of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
marycarolernst
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Great Selection of Good Stuff

There are lots of baked goods, cheese, and meats to select from here. Get the baked donut holes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stiv_Wa
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Seattle WA
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pretzels”(25 reviews)
“toy store”(14 reviews)
“third floor”(11 reviews)
About
21 Distinctive Shopping Experiences Under One Roof! Located in downtown Shipshewana, the Davis Mercantile has something to offer for everyone. Be sure to check out our 1906 Dentzel Carousel, located on the 3rd Floor.
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225 Harrison St., Shipshewana, IN 46565
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+1 260-768-7300
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Davis Mercantile is a large building that has several floors. It is filled with lots and lots of unique shops. Gift shops, candy, candles, toy and my favorite, a large quilt/fabric shop. Great place to buy gifts, especially for those people that are hard to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marycarolernst
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of baked goods, cheese, and meats to select from here. Get the baked donut holes, which are great! Good place for Coffee as well!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stiv_Wa
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Interesting three story building with a hand carved Merry Go Round on the third floor. The operator was eager to share stories of the local Amish Wood Carver who carved the animals, lots of horses but also pigs. Sheep, chickens. The detail is fantastic. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Highly recommended when in the area. Shops have everything from food to fabrics. All priced as you would expect for the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J7279DMrebeccad
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were in the area and stopped by for about an hour. Very unique shops and restaurant area. There is a carlise on the 3rd floor, great for kids. Would recommend for the entire family

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank william c
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I had been looking forward to visiting the Davis Mercantile since we had planned our trip to Shipshewanna. The building looks amazing from the outside and I imagined it to be one big general store inside. Was kind of disappointed when we entered the building...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank F5422QQLisaL
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Plenty of different shops offering just about everything you could need. Conveniently located in town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank J8703YMcharlesb
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I usually get here once a year and this year it seemed better than before. Although I missed Lolly’s discounted fabric store, I still bought some sale fabric at the regular store along with full priced fabric. Even my husband enjoyed shopping here! I think...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NPSeaker
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is 3 levels plus a basement level. To me this is like a General Store and has lot's of different items including a music store.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank hstufforu
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great place to shop. There is a little bit of everything here - from fabric, scrapbooking items, clothing, toys etc. Loved Lolly's fabrics - they had a literal boat load of fat quarters. Don't miss JOJO's pretzels, and the carousel on the third floor.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cindypH3192WM
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Blanche C
9 August 2018|
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Response from weekendgetaways010 | Reviewed this property |
They have cards, fabrics, and calendars. It’s on the first floor of the Mercantile, right across from Jo Jo’s pretzels.
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asiwg
29 July 2018|
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Response from Davis M | Property representative |
$2.00 per ride
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21 December 2017|
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Response from GlobeTrotterNL1 | Reviewed this property |
The Lang Store on the first floor of Davis Mercantile has quilts.
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