10 Best Places in Midtown Savannah to Shop: Trinkets, Threads and Treats

Midtown may just be Savannah’s best-kept shopping secret. The neighborhood, which extends from Victory Drive to Eisenhower Drive, is teeming with locally owned specialty shops, national retail chains and discount superstores.

Some of Midtown’s best shops are its gourmet markets and confectionaries, including longtime Savannah favorite The Cookie Shop @ Byrd’sRiver Street Sweets and Maison de Macarons, which specializes in French macaron cookies. Savannah Wine Cellar offers a different kind of indulgence: more than 400 varieties of wine, 40 of which can be sampled via the store’s unique self-serve system.

The neighborhood also has an impressive selection of women’s clothing stores, from the hip, locally owned BleuBelle Boutique to the national retailers in Abercorn Walk, including Loft, White House | Black Market, Chico’s, Francesca’s and more. Those looking for a bargain will enjoy perusing the goods at T.J. Maxx and Marshall’s, which are both located in Savannah Centre

Midtown Savannah is also home to several locally owned specialty shops. Punch & Judy, a family-owned business, boasts a great selection of baby furniture, along with clothing, accessories and gifts for little ones. TailsSpin specializes in healthy pet food, toys and other items for cats and dogs. Globe Shoe Co., which first opened a store in Savannah in 1902, has the city's best selection of designer footwear. And just about anyone can find something useful at Kitchenware Outfitters, a culinary specialty shop that has everything from garlic presses to gourmet salsa.



There's no need to trek all over Savannah if you're looking to spruce up your wardrobe. Abercorn Walk, located in Midtown Savannah, boasts a variety of chain stores for women with varying tastes and styles, including Palm Avenue (a Lilly...  Read More



Located in Midtown's Habersham Village Shopping Center, TailsSpin is a pet food and accessory store that specializes in hypo-allergenic and natural pet foods and treats. All products are free of corn, wheat, soy, articifial colors, flavors and...  Read More



Tucked away in a quiet corner in Midtown's 12 Oaks Shopping Center, Kitchenware Outfitters is the place in Savannah to stock up on kitchen gadgets. The store carries a number of name brands, including Calphalon, KitchenAid, Le Creuset, All-Clad,...  Read More



Savannah Wine Cellar, located in Midtown's 12 Oaks Shopping Center, is a wine aficionados dream come true. The store, which resembles an old-world wine cellar, features Napa Tasting technology, a unique self-serve system that allows patrons to...  Read More



This patisserie specializes in French macarons, a tasty confection consisting of two meringue-based layers and a buttercream or chocolate ganache filling. The macarons, which are made on site, come in a variety of flavors, including key lime,...  Read More



River Street Sweets is a family-owned business that first opened its doors on River Street in the 1970s. Today the company operates eight stores in Savannah, Atlanta, Charleston and Myrtle Beach and ships its confections around the world. The...  Read More

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For more than 60 years, this family-owned baby and children's store has been decorating the nurseries of newborns and dressing little ones in name-brand fashions. In addition to carrying an array of baby furniture, the store has a lovely...  Read More



This long-time Savannah favorite has a large selection of designer shoes for both men and women. Brands include Stuart Weitzman, Donald J Pliner, Cole Haan, Sam Edelman, Vanelli, Thierry Rabotin, Gentle Souls, Munro, Jeffrey Campbell, Ugg, Ecco,...  Read More



This hip boutique, located in the 12 Oaks Shopping Center in Midtown Savannah, is a favorite among local fashionistas. The store carries a number of designer lines, including Diane von Furstenberg, Milly, Tory Burch, Calypso, Waverly Grey,...  Read More



Byrd Cookie Company's famous treats are available around the world, but you'll never find a better selection than at the company's charming Waters Avenue store. A Savannah tradition since the 1920s, Byrd Cookie Company makes a variety of...  Read More


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