Best Shopping Malls In The Cleveland Area

April 17, 2012 6:00 AM

Photo Credit: Beachwood Place via Facebook

Are you looking to do some serious shopping? Cleveland has a large variety of shopping centers, both indoor and outdoor, to allow you to scratch that new wardrobe itch. Whether you need clothing, shoes, accessories, gift items, technology or home decor, you’ll find it at one of the following Cleveland area shopping malls.
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Westfield Southpark Mall
500 Southpark Center
Strongsville, OH 44136
(440) 238 9000

Hours: Mon to Sat – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Westfield Southpark Mall is located just off of Interstate 71 in Strongsville, Ohio. This mall is a part of the Westfield family of shopping centers, known for their excellent management and community events. Southpark Mall is two floors of shopping, dining and entertainment, boasting 155 different stores. This mall even has its own AMC movie theatre located next to the food court, so grab a snack and head to the latest blockbuster to round out your fun-filled day of shopping.

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Beachwood Place
26300 Cedar Road
Beachwood, Ohio 44122
(216) 464-9460

Hours: Mon to Sat – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Beachwood Place is the destination for luxury fashion in the Cleveland area. Home to the area’s only Saks Fifth Avenue store as well as several other high-end retailers, Beachwood Place offers you what’s next in fashion. This mall is located in the upscale suburb of Beachwood and features a full food court as well as several full-service restaurants. Check the Beachwood Place event calendar for upcoming fashion shows and events to stay updated on the latest trends. Beachwood Place also offers valet parking, a nursing lounge, coat check, gift wrapping and safety escorts.

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Legacy Village
25001 Cedar Road
Lyndhurst, OH 44124
(216) 382-3871

Hours: Mon to Thurs – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri to Sat – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Legacy Village shopping center is located just down the street from Beachwood Place and it is one of the area’s premiere outdoor shopping destinations. Clothing stores are nicely situated amongst restaurants and other destinations. Popular destinations include the Apple store, Crate & Barrel, Nordstrom Rack and The Melting Pot. Legacy Village is especially fun on warm summer nights when they offer a free concert series and several day festivals. Check the Legacy Village website for information on upcoming events.

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Crocker Park
25 Main St.
Westlake, Ohio 44145
(440) 871-6880

Hours: Mon to Sat – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Crocker Park is an outdoor shopping center located just outside of Cleveland in the suburb of Westlake. This mall is home to a variety of different types of stores, including clothing stores, restaurants, a grocery store and a movie theatre. One of the highlights of Crocker Park is the Farmer’s Market, which sets up every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every April through November. The management at Crocker Park also sponsors several events, including its famous dog fashion show. Check out Crocker Park for big city energy with a small town feel.

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Great Lakes Mall
7850 Mentor Ave
Mentor, Ohio 44060
(440) 255-6900

Hours: Mon to Sat – 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Great Lakes Mall is a premier shopping destination for Northeast Ohioans. This shopping center is perfect for visitors of all ages and has specialty stores in a variety of merchandise categories. The mall is 1.2 million square feet, and has just recently undergone a complete renovation for its 50th anniversary makeover. The Mentor, OH location offers a children’s play area, gift cards, wheelchairs, bus schedules, and more. The anchor stores are Dillard’s, Macy’s, JCPenney and Sears. Job hunters interested in retail should check out the mall’s Facebook page, as it will have up to date information on job postings in any of the mall’s shops or restaurants.

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Stacey Kay is a freelance fashion writer and web content producer residing in Cleveland, Ohio. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising from Kent State University, and has studied fashion throughout Europe and Asia: specializing in Fashion Retailing through an exchange program with Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Her work can be found at

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