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Main Place Mall

2800 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6607
+1 714-547-7000
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A soon-to-become relic from retail’s glory days

For several decades, MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana was bustling, high profile retail fixture in... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
BruinDan
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Fullerton, California
DEFINITELY THE WORST MALL EVER

I wrote a review about the Main Place Mall about a year ago. Since then it has gotten even worse. I... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
FreddyDoodle
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Santa Ana, California
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“food court” (12 reviews)
“bowling alley” (5 reviews)
“olive garden” (5 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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2800 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6607
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+1 714-547-7000
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

For several decades, MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana was bustling, high profile retail fixture in central Orange County. In fact, the opening scene from the film “Kindergarten Cop” (starring Arnold Schwarzenegger) was filmed there. However, during the past several years, like malls across the country,...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

I wrote a review about the Main Place Mall about a year ago. Since then it has gotten even worse. I am not a high-end snobby shopper, but Nordstrom's is closed, Chicos is gone and lots of other vacancies. They do have some mid-range restaurants...More

3  Thank FreddyDoodle
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

Santa Ana mall is getting new shops and making great changes. Lately they have been having great events/concerts in the parking lot. Check this place out!

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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Thank God! It's terrific to see Main Place taking itself more seriously again! For some time, it seemed the large, once-popular center was moving downscale to increase traffic, but the "traffic" had too little money to attract discretionary income customers! and Some of the better...More

1  Thank turboflite
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Main Place Mall has many great restaurants like Panini Cafe, Lucille's, Olive Garden & Applebee's. I've been to all of these & had good food & even better service. Also, Happy Nails for a mani-pedi is superb. But it is extremely disappointing that Nordstrom has...More

2  Thank Debra M
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Reviewed April 18, 2017

I've gone alone and with the family, it has just about everything for everybody. Parking can be difficult, but we never park too far from the front door. Great quick eats and sit down dinners also. All indoors so it's cool in the summer and...More

1  Thank doctorwinkelman
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Awesome mall to cruise during the Summer. A/C Works Great...Go See a Movie or a Bite to Eat. Always a good time!

Thank Bman S
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

A definite go to in the OC. Full of designer shops and great anchors. The food court while not so large is certainly adecent and the rtwo main restaurants near Nordstrom and inside on top level are both very good.

Thank steve d
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

There are plenty of stores to cater to a variety of styles and tastes at this mall, and this includes the food court. I like the ethnic variety of cuisine, and healthy choices, too. The mall's theater has ideal cheap pricing. But I'm most impressed...More

1  Thank Betty J
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

This mall isn't too big compared to others but its a great place thats local..i make this place a deffent place on a 90 degree summer days,,mall is usaully not crowded and great place to take the lil ones,,theres a section where theyve added a...More

1  Thank Art v
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