Shopping in Orange County includes elite shopping malls, shopping centers and outlet stores. From the ritzy Fashion Island Mall in Newport Beach to the antique stores and boutiques of Old Towne Orange, California retailers offer the best variety of products in the nation. Outdoor malls, taking advantage of the state's temperate climate have become more prevalent in the warmer regions. These malls have become a hub for not only shopping, but also entertainment and restaurants. Spend a day soaking up the sun and shopping "California Style".
Fashion Island is an upscale outdoor shopping mall in Newport Beach. Over 200 department stores and restaurants are nestled in an outdoor setting with Italian-style fountains and ocean breezes. Stores like Macy's and Neiman Marcus make Fashion Island a unique shopping experience. Located off Highway 1 (PCH) in Newport Beach. Fashion Island is located at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway (PCH-Hwy 1), Jamboree and MacArthur Blvd.
401 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, California 92660
South Coast Plaza is a huge shopping mall in Costa Mesa. Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue and Louis Vuitton are just a few of the high-end department stores that make the South Coast Plaza a cut above the rest. South Coast Plaza is a one stop destination. South Coast Plaza is located off the 405 freeway from Bristol Avenue.
South Coast Plaza
3333 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, California 92626
Downtown Laguna Beach is located at the intersection of Highways 1 and 133. Laguna Beach is a quaint artist community with pristine beaches, theatres, restaurants, hotels, cafés and a multitude of artsy shops. Dozens of one-of-a-kind boutique shops offer everything from touristy trinkets to high-end clothing and art.
Beach Street & Ocean Avenue
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
The District is a large outdoor shopping venue located in Tustin at Jamboree and Barranca. Over two dozen department stores include Claire's, DSW, Finish Line, G-Stage, Heavenly Couture, The Accessory Bar, Justice, Madison Bleu, Tilly's, Vans. Also at The District are high-end restaurants, movie theaters and a bowling alley. Restaurants include Auld Dubliner Irish Pub, Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurant, Native Foods Café, Panera Bread, Red Brick Pizza, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill, Ben & Jerry's, Thai Bamboo Bistro and Five Guys Burgers and Fries.
2437 Park Avenue
Tustin, CA 92782
Downtown Disney® is situated next to Disneyland® in Anaheim. This outdoor shopping mall features several stores with Disney® souvenirs without having to pay the entrance fee to the parks, as well as other shopping and entertainment venues. Downtown Disney stores include World of Disney and Build-a-Bear Workshop. Entertainment includes movie theaters and House of Blues Anaheim. Disneyland is located off Interstate 5 from Harbor Blvd.
Donwtown Disney Drive
Anaheim, California 92802
Anaheim GardenWalk is an outdoor shopping, dining and entertainment center situated next to Disneyland. Over a dozen shops include Harley-Davidson, O'Neill, Skechers, White House Black Market, G-Stage and more. Nearly a dozen restaurants include Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Cheesecake Factory, P.F. Chang's China Bistro and McCormick & Schmick's Grille. Entertainment includes movie theaters, a bowling alley and more. Anaheim GardenWalk is located off Interstate 5 from Katella Avenue.
321 W Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802
The Outlets at Orange is an outlet mall featuring a mix of outlet shopping, movie theaters, restaurants and entertainment. Outlet stores include Ann Taylor Factory Store, No Fear, Tilly's, Saks Fifth Avenue Outlet and many more. The Outlets at Orange are a one stop destination. Outlets at Orange are located near the intersections of the 22, 5 and 57 freeways in Orange.
The Outlets at Orange
20 City Boulevard West
Orange, California 92868
Main Place Mall is a traditional shopping mall featuring a mix of shops, movie theaters, restaurants and entertainment. Department stores include Abercrombie & Fitch, Bebe, Macy's, Nordstrom and many more. The Discovery Science Center is right next to the mall. Main Place Mall is located at the intersection of the 22 and 5 freeways in Santa Ana, off the Main Street exits.
Main Place Mall
2800 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, California 92705
Old Towne Orange (also known as 'The Plaza') proclaims itself to be the antiques capital of Southern California. Dozens of antique stores are mixed with touristy boutiques, restaurants and cafés. A walk around The Plaza is like a trip back in time with old brick buildings, a central fountain & park, an operational soda fountain and historic gas station converted into a café. Old Towne Orange is located at the intersection of Glassell Street and Chapman Avenue between the 91, 57, 22, and 5 freeways in Orange.
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Old Towne Orange
Glassell Street & Chapman Avenue
Orange, California 92866
The Irvine Spectrum is an outdoor shopping mall with nearly 200 department stores and restaurants including Nordstroms, Oakley, Frederick's of Hollywood, Skechers and more. Irvine Spectrum is a one stop destination. Plenty of entertainment with a comedy club, movie theaters, adult arcade and more. Irvine Spectrum is located where the 5 and 405 freeways converge at 'The Y'.
Irvine Spectrum Center
71 Fortune Drive
Irvine, California 92618
Mission Viejo Mall is a large traditional shopping mall featuring a mix of shops and restaurants. Department stores include Macy's, Nordstrom, Coach, Pottery Barn, Forever 21, PINK and many more. The Shops of Mission Viejo is a one stop shopping destination. Restaurants include P.F.Chang's, The Cheesecake Factory, Ruby's Diner, Islands and a food court with several fast food options. Mission Viejo Mall is located off Interstate 5 from Crown Valley Parkway.
The Shops at Mission Viejo
555 The Shops At Mission Viejo
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Brand new in 2015, Outlets at San Clemente features a mix of more than 70 retailers and restaurants in an ocean-facing outdoor setting. Stores include Calvin Klein, H&M, Levi’s Outlets, Skechers, Tommy Hilfiger, Zales and more. Located off Interstate 5 at Avenida Pico.
Outlets at San Clemente
101 West Avenida Vista Hermosa
San Clemente, CA 92672