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Spice & Tea Exchange

59 Hypolita St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3656
+1 904-826-3770
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Spice and Tea Heaven

This is a must-see Shop for all the culinary minds out there. The place smells heavenly and the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
HJR1960
via mobile
Wonderful and Unique Store

Came here while visiting the Old Jail complex and so glad we did. Such a wonderful surprise to find... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
tedlong29
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Gulf Breeze, Florida
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59 Hypolita St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3656
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This is a must-see Shop for all the culinary minds out there. The place smells heavenly and the selection is endless. In addition, they have a limited supply of kitchen accessories to compliment the spices and teas. The staff are helpful and you can open...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Came here while visiting the Old Jail complex and so glad we did. Such a wonderful surprise to find this gem of a store. The exotic aromas delight your senses the minute you step foot in the door. The lady working that day was so...More

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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you for visiting our store location in St Augustine. I am so happy that you enjoyed our store, aromas and staff!!! They are incredible. We look forward to your visits--we always have fun with coming up with new ideas--so stay posted to us via...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We happened to come across this interesting store while visiting the old jail. We were in St.Augustine in Oct 2017 for our anniversary for a couple of days. So took in alot of history in the area. While walking back to our car. We spotted...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

They have so much more than just teas! Different spices, meat rubs, and sugars. The staff was super friendly and encouraged us to pull things off the shelves to smell. In all, an amazing experience.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped by here on Thursday on the way to one of the wine shops on our list for the day. Typical assortment on salts,spices and accompanying tools. It always amazes me how a few small items can cost so much. Twenty minutes of basically...More

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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to our store. Our store is a sensory experience. We hope you enjoy your purchase and remember to check out our website for recipes and ideas for your palate experience!

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place has a wide array of herbal, green, and herbal teas, but also flavor infused salts, herb mixes, grinders, tea making gadgets. It's a tea lovers or a cook's dream. Also a good place for gifts for people back home into it as the...More

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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

We are glad you enjoyed our store! Please also visit our website for an array of ideas and recipes--Have a great day!

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

The location is darling -- very charming. I have tried their Rooibos Chai several different ways. I purchased it from two of their locations and prepared it several ways to really give it a chance. Nothing helped. It is just dull, flavorless and boring. I...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We decided to check out this store while touring historic St Augustine. While we were in there, we met a couple from Cedar Key, Florida that said they visit St. Augustine a few times a year just to go to this spice and tea shop....More

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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Thank you so very much for your kind gestures! We are so happy and thrilled that you enjoyed our shop and of course, Florida Sunshine! Enjoy and you are always welcome with our "spicie" smile! Have a great day!

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a place that my husband and I visit every time we go to St. Aug. We live about 30 min away, and love their looseleaf teas, and selection of salts! The staff there is incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. On our most recent visit,...More

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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

So glad you enjoyed coming to our store! We always like to add in some of our own personal preferences! Have a great spicie day!

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love growing and drying my own herbs and spices, so I found this shop to be fascinating. I actually shopped at this tiny store twice during our recent visit. They have a nice selection of spices and teas. I'll return on my next visit.

Thank teniseetraveler
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Colleen M, Owner at Spice & Tea Exchange, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Thank you for your kind words and also returning to our shop. We love "spicing" everyone up! Have a great day!

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Only Service Animals. Our Dept of Agriculture does not allow animals in because of food products. Hope this answer helps!
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