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East Midlands Designer Outlet

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Impromptu shopping trip

We were already out and about collecting some eBay purchases from the area and decided to call into... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GedCT
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Small but (almost) perfectly formed!

Everyone loves a bargain, and when it comes to the more familiar upmarket brands, it’s hard to beat... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
997briant
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London, United Kingdom
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With more than 65 stores, cafes and restaurants, McArthurGlen East Midlands is the leading Designer Outlet in the Midlands, where you can find your favourite labels with price reductions of up to 70%, all year round. Easy to reach by car from the M1...more
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Unit 22 East Midlands Designer Outlet Mansfield Road, South Normanton DE55 2JW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I like going to look round Game and going to the Thornton's coffee place. However, in their greed, they decided to get rid of Thornton's (this in turn I noticed a lot less people walking round) and then I went into Game and they told...More

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East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to let us know your thoughts. As you correctly mention Thornton’s left the centre in January 2018, following extensive talks with the brand, who we have worked with for over 20 years. Customer feedback indicated that there...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Outlet to look for some sketchers running shoes-and I bought a pair in the sale! We stopped in Thorntons for a scone and coffee. I had been over a week ago and just had a coffee. On both occasions it had...More

Thank Edward02
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Edward02, thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review for the outlet. We are pleased to hear you got a bargain on your Sketchers! Unfortunately, we do not have a Thornton's Café in the Outlet, perhaps you visited one of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

well sign posted from M1 with plent parking places. Easy access with all shops on one level. Lots of eating places and a good range of shops

Thank msayers1
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon msayers1, thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review for the outlet. We hope to see you visiting us again soon! Thanks, EMDO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were already out and about collecting some eBay purchases from the area and decided to call into the East Midlands Designer Outlet primarily for a quick browse and to visit Costa for something to warm us up. We ended up spending a couple of...More

Thank GedCT
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi GedCT Thank you for taking the time to leave a great review of our centre! We are delighted to learn that you enjoy our selection of shops and will be visiting the centre again soon. We look forward to it. Thanks EMDO.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was disappointed to find Thornton's had been deleted. Yes I've read the stated Management reasons that there are too many coffee shops on site and customers have supposedly been asking for a restaurant. Thornton's was more than a cafe it was also a shop selling...More

1  Thank Michael A
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Michael A, Many thanks for letting us know your thoughts. As you correctly mention Thornton’s left the centre in January 2018, following extensive talks with the brand, who we have worked with for over 20 years. Customer feedback indicated that there was a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the better Designer Outlets in the UK. Bright, Clean, a variety and good range of shops in a clean and happy environment with a good food hall with plenty of choice. We went on a busy day but there is still...More

Thank Graham M
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Graham, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a lovely review for the outlet. We are so pleased you enjoy shopping with us and we will be sure to pass on your kind comments to the relevant departments for praise....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Usual type shopping outlet. Not particularly impressed although big range of shops. Very busy on a Sunday morning.More

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East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon KenCS46 Thank you for taking the time to review the outlet. We are glad you found a range of brands at the centre, we are currently awaiting the arrival of 3 new exciting brands as we are always evolving our brand mix in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although the centre looks nice and was clear and the staff were all friendly it just wasn’t worth the visit for us. We walked round the centre pretty quickly and all we got was a hot chocolate!! We visited because we was in the area...More

Thank allypop890
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear allypop890, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our Outlet. We are glad you found our appearance and staff pleasant. We are always looking to evolve our brand mix, and have some new and exciting brands currently on the way...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone loves a bargain, and when it comes to the more familiar upmarket brands, it’s hard to beat this medium-sized outlet in the East Midlands. It’s near the town of South Normanton in Derbyshire, and within easy reach of Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby. I enjoy...More

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East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Brian T, Thank you for taking the time to leave a wonderful review of our Outlet! We are pleased to hear that you like our brand mix, and there will be some new additions coming soon. We are always pleased to receive feedback from...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never been to any shopping outlets where the staff are so rude and unhelpful especially the women in bedeck. I was so upset by their treatment of me I put the towels which I was going to purchase back. In other shops members...More

Thank Susan D
East M, General Manager at East Midlands Designer Outlet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon Susan, thank you for taking the time to review the outlet. We are very sorry to hear of your bad experience in the centre. If you would like to email us on enquiry@eastmidlandsdesigneroutlet.com we would be more than happy to discuss further and...More

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Jo D
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Response from Pam D | Reviewed this property |
No problem taking your dog to the area around the shops, although there aren't many grassy areas except around the outskirts of the car park.
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Nope - not that I recall
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