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The Great Mall of the Bay Area

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Address: 447 Great Mall Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone Number: +1 408-956-2033
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Great Mall, the largest indoor outlet and value shopping destination in...

Great Mall, the largest indoor outlet and value shopping destination in Northern California, provides the ultimate shopping experience with more than 200 outlet and value stores ranging from jewelry to women's apparel to sporting goods. Great Mall is home to Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Coach Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, H&M, Forever 21, Abercrombie & Fitch Outlet, Gap and Michael Kors.. Shoppers can dine at great restaurants including Dave & Buster’s, Olive Garden Italian Restaurant and Outback Steakhouse, or catch a movie at Century Theatres 20. Great Mall serves the nearby communities of Milpitas, San Jose, Santa Clara and Fremont. Great Mall is located conveniently off the intersection of I-880 and Great Mall Expressway as well as the intersection of I-680 and Montague Expressway. So from the entire team here at Great Mall, we hope that you visit us soon! Looking for the tickets to concerts, sporting games or shows? Simon Guest Services is a Ticketmaster outlet too! Visit our booth located at Entrance 2 Court and we'll help you get the best seats available. Great Mall Means More! More stores. More brands. More savings. More Fun.

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Comfortable on Weekday

Circle shape huge mall. Not crowded on weekday. They have a lot of great brands offer discount. Be prepared to walk a lot. Lots of eateries too.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Saitama, Japan
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this mall, they had everything literally! So huge, lots if discount/outlet stores. Huge food court, very easy to get lost here but an awesome shopping experience.

Thank Emily G
Marion, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for swarms of pushy, rude people, then this is the place for you! Prices were average--not worth fighting the crowds. Won't go back.

Thank DanaJ0
Saitama, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Circle shape huge mall. Not crowded on weekday. They have a lot of great brands offer discount. Be prepared to walk a lot. Lots of eateries too.

Thank Junino-My
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

- Wide selection of brands and department stores - Store are aligned in ring or donut layout, which make it easy to cover the entire mall - Vast parking - Mostly outlets

Thank Shai R
Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about the shopping is excellent. All variety and discount stores to major department stores. But unless you want to eat at the food court, there's not enough perimeter restaurants imho.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The great mall in Milpitas is hands down the best place to go for shopping. A huge amount of variety, the best prices and easy parking. We've tested others and this one takes the trophy 👍🏼

1 Thank DanielAiello
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A very large mall with many options and alternatives when you're searching for something. We were a little overwhelmed with the crowd, but I guess that is to be expected. I wish they would have a children's play area but they only had little coin operated rides. you'll get a good walk in if you're serious about shopping.

1 Thank Sushi8421
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is by far an excellent mall. has a superb variety of stores and brands. Even Marshals & Burlington. I always score great deals there. I stay shopping until it shuts down. every time I visit the USA I spend 2 to 3 days there Just love great Mall

1 Thank Ashraf E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

There's not much I can say but there's a lot of stores here and a very good selection of restaurants here. Usually here for Dave & Buster, Jollibee, Dippin Dots or O' Neil but that's pretty much it. But it's a really nice mall and I like how they have pretty much a mix of everything. It's not all high... More 

Thank Timmyte93
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great place for shopping, went here almost 3 times during my 2 weeks stay. Huge mall and they have got good brands. Almost all the outlets had offers when I was there, got pretty decent deals on clothes. The same outlets in SFO are charging a bomb, however the prices were reasonable here. Food court had decent options.

Thank Venkatraman N

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