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A True Country Store

They town of Phoenicia is a hidden gem in the Catskills and this store is the quintessential... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
ChrisCacace
,
New Rochelle, New York
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The golden egg is in the nest!🐣

Yes ,this shop "the nest egg "is terrific! Robin makes numerous fudges all wonderful, and the best... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Yardbunny
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Phoenicia, New York
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84 Main St, Phoenicia, NY 12464-5214
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is a cute little tchotchke store where you can pick up souvenirs and gifts. It had this overall feel as if no one had been in there to shop for a while. Items are crammed into every nook and cranny of the narrow aisles...More

Thank milril44
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

They town of Phoenicia is a hidden gem in the Catskills and this store is the quintessential country store. They have fun and practical things and the staff are friendly and helpful when you want them to be, and let you browse uninterrupted if that's...More

Thank ChrisCacace
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Yes ,this shop "the nest egg "is terrific! Robin makes numerous fudges all wonderful, and the best around! everyone goes nuts over the penny candy that we use to buy years ago,as children ourselves.Up to date movie collections for a relaxing evening in.A lot of...More

Thank Yardbunny
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting the nest egg since the 1970s. Of course it was not called the nest egg then but they manage to keep that vintage Catskill feeling. Always a great place to find that perfect gift that screams Phoenicia. Sweatshirt, hat, toys for...More

Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We halted in town for Gas, and saw this lovely street with few joints. We bought Fresh Fudge and walnut one was out of this world Others were too sweet.

Thank Technoco
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stopped in to pick up some rental DVD's. My son always has to look around at the amazing selection of knick knacks, toys, and t-shirts they have. They have something for just about everyone.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Went to this store a few times on our visit. Such cute things here a bit pricey but thats small town survival. We bought every thing from wood to candy here they sell fudge it is delicious! Stop in if your in town.

Thank melly m
Reviewed 5 July 2016

They carry everything imagable ...looking for a quick gift they have it wether it's for a seven year old or seventeen or better yet a neighbor who's been kind anought to babysit your dog while you travel to the beautifull Catskill mountains! Fresh fudge is...More

Thank Yardbunny
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I find myself making the trip in for that special something I can't find anywhere else around this area. From the good selection of Minnetonka products to gifts for any age group. Yes it is pricey but feels good to find just the right thing...More

Thank Chekug12
Reviewed 17 January 2016

A most comprehensive local store with lovely display, almost everything you actually see in a country store is here with its nice array of presentation from color pencils to your personal favorites. A beautiful nest to visit.

Thank Jun J
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