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South Coast Plaza

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Address: 3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
Phone Number: +1 800-782-8888
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:30
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 20:00

Exclusive shopping center located near Disneyland.

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Awesome Shopping

South Coast Plaza is a shoppers paradise There are wonderful shops from the very expensive to the not so expensive (everything is expensive in this area) There are great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

South Coast Plaza is a shoppers paradise There are wonderful shops from the very expensive to the not so expensive (everything is expensive in this area) There are great restaurants, coffee shops, restrooms and wide isles for comfort shopping. Their Christmas displays are classy and magical for children, lots of lovely lights on the bridge. The centre is spotless and... More 

Thank Winelovin
Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly one of the best places to shop in the country. High end shopping abounds, every designer imaginable is represented. And if that's not for you the discount shopping is close at hand. Some lovely dining options are available in the area as well. Anything you want you can find in the immediate area. Plenty of parking and a magical... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I call this plaza "little Italy" by far the best and my most favorite shopping plaza in CA! I'm a regular at La Perla 😜😍

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Orange County, California
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

South Coast Plaza has it all. From the finest of fine stores to the more down to earth stores including restaurants of all types. There is a store for all budgets. Now that the holidays are amongst us, the atmosphere of this mall is sure help bring on the good cheer.

Thank pqt4me2
Rottach-Egern, Germany
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77 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While Fashion Island in Newport has more cache, south coast plaza has most anything you would want in food, beverages and consumer goods Easy access and much parking Holiday decorations include a carousel Take an amble & enjoy the view, window shop and stock up. Your choice

Thank RMJ11
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

an indoor mall that carries majority of the designer brands. the mall has great selections of restaurants from budget friendly to fine dine restaurants. i take my daughter as she loves the carousel ride, it only costs me a $1 for her to enjoy and have fun.

Thank anncruz0210
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

One if my favorite places to shop in Southern California. Parking is free. I like the escalators. Live music was playing outside Friday that made it a beautiful evening all around.

Thank Teresa C
Chesterfield, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Get in plenty of your daily steps quota by shopping here. Many luxury brands and upscale shops in addition to the department store anchors. And those stores are much larger than in other cities. Plenty of selection but only if one can afford shopping here. Plenty of good restaurants too.

Thank joe-chicago-23
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Hard to find places in here the brochures do not give you floor plans The directional maps assume you know where the big shops are and don't give map references for them The restroom signs are very confusing and when you get there 1 restroom and long lines for ladies Come on as well as building more shops you need... More 

Thank DeniseLock
Richmond Hill, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Endless shopping opportunities with products and stores covering all price points. Whether it be Macys, Bloomingdales or Cartier.....you can find all stores at this outstanding facility!

Thank Cindy_49

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