Avonlea Antiques and Design Gallery is the largest antiques and interiors mall in North Florida. The 40,000 sq. ft. air conditioned facility is home to 200 of some of the finest dealers and designers in Florida. You will find superb quality period antiques, silver and jewelry, fine furniture, designed interior pieces, fabulous artwork, accessories and furnishings. Additionally there is a large eclectic collection of quirky, strange and downright fascinating items.
Avonlea Antiques and Design Gallery
8101 Philips Hwy, at the intersection with Baymeadows, next to CVS, and across from Lowes, 3/4 miles west of I-95 off Exit 341. 904-636-8785.
This store was chosen as a fun outing and a way to beat the August heat. You will find almost an acre of curious items plus The Full Circle Eatery cafe.
The Full Circle Eatery
This cafe is located inside the mall so there is no need to go anywhere else for lunch. Yelp rated- 4 stars.
Lunch: Monday through Sunday 11am - 4pm. Enjoy drinks and desserts until 5pm. Reservations are highly suggested on parties of 8 or more. A gratuity may be added on groups of 6 or more. 904.503.3829
Suszi Kerr, President and Manager of Avonlea has graciously allowed JCC to visit the store with the express purpose of photographing items on display.
Tripods are allowed. However please observe all courtesies to the store staff, vendors and customers by allowing them to conduct their business without interference. Do not photograph persons without their permission and please use flash with caution.
This outing is free so consider buying something to express your gratitude, perhaps a small curiosity or a meal in the cafe.