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Raffles City

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Address: 252 North Bridge Rd, Singapore 179101, Singapore
Phone Number:
+65 6318 0238
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

"Situated in the Civic District close to historic and tourist sites,...

"Situated in the Civic District close to historic and tourist sites, Raffles City Shopping Centre is a haven for consumers looking for luxury items. Built on the site of a former school (Raffles Institution), Raffles City is downtown shopping at its finest. The mall has a number of luxury and designer stores such as Omega, Thomas Sabo, Cortefiel and Tommy Hilfiger, among others.

Here, you’ll also find big department stores like Marks & Spencer and Robinsons, and fashion chains like Topshop, River Island and Skyla. In fact, Raffles City covers most shopping bases with fashion, books, music, sports, toys, eyewear and beauty all available above the City Hall MRT station, which makes getting here all the more convenient. "

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Upscale mall with great food court

Yet another upscale mall which Singapore has no shortage of. Convenient on the MRT and citylink walkway. Across the street from the famous raffles hotel so good location.

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Yet another upscale mall which Singapore has no shortage of. Convenient on the MRT and citylink walkway. Across the street from the famous raffles hotel so good location.

1 Thank wdeertz
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Usual type of mall attached to two mrt stations. The hero of the mall for my family was the food court. Chicken rice, wok dishes, seafood, they had lots of authentic Asian dishes from $5-10. It was always busy and full of workers and business people on their lunch or dinner break. Our family favourites were the noodle dishes and... More 

Thank ben46k
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Raffles City shopping mall is mostly filled with high end designer labels. When you get to the basement of the mall, it is filled with supermarkets, bakeries, restaurants and convenience stores. As a guest of the nearby Swissotel, having these eating options was really beneficial to my stay.

Thank cjkranz
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Not the best of shopping malls but does have a small number of up market chains. Also a M&S which does have a food offering including a reasonable selection of their wines.

Thank CorneliusfudgeGM
Kincardine, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I was dragged in here reluctantly by the good wife, as we were staying next door at the Fairmont Hotel. The mall is multi level and except for the restaraunt/ food court area, seemed up Market to me. Hint: The fountain at the lower area allows old guys to sit and people watch!

Thank Sandy D
Carmichael, California
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

We stumbled on this indoor and lower level mall (actually three levels of mall). We found lots of souvenirs and lots of places to eat.

1 Thank tiggerbear51
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We forgot to pack the Aussie travellers essential item Vegemite. We search for ages and then found it in Raffles City Market Place in the Raffles City shopping centre. What a gem of a supermarket. They have got everything you could want food and drinks wise. If you like Japanese food this is the place to go. We bought some... More 

Thank Fiona N
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Average mall with average shops but we went 3 times just for the ice cream!! Wide variety of food available and a pharmacy which there are not as many of in Singapore - bear in mind you need your passport for some items e.g. naproxen

Thank Dnaray
Evergem, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Just another shopping mall, not the really special one in this case if you compared with others in Singapore. It has everything but the atmosphere is bit cool and prices are pretty high. Easy to reach with the MRT, has a stop here. It is, as many other malls, connected to the Fairmont hotel which is very nice. A few... More 

Thank HugoColle
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed in the hotel above the Raffle City shopping center. A nice shopping area with a lot of brands, restaurants and shops for every occasions.

Thank Werner W

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