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Drake Circus Shopping Centre

1 Charles Street | Plymouth, Plymouth PL1 1EA, England
+44 1752 224430
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Ranked #29 of 37 Shopping in Plymouth
Type: Malls, Shopping
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Plouenan, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

I find these kind of shopping centres that are popping up all over the place just a bit *meh*. However, I quite like this one. It's not overly big. There's a Juice Moose in the food hall at the top, Fat Face seems to have a succession of decent offers and there are plenty of coffee shops for those in... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

On Saturday we did a day trip with Williams Travel of Camborne to Plymouth. We had a really lovely day and Drakes circus is a wonderful shopping centre. It is very clean and they have some super shops there. Will certainly return.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

Waited second in line for santas grotto 12:25 before anyone arrived then at 12:45 someone with a pre booked ticket arrived and walked right in while people with young children still waited for over a hour the first pre book ticket was for 12:20 abut as Santa was late made everyone in the que for another wait will never go... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Every doorway is filled with cigarette smoke. The air indoors is a sickly combination of this and fried fish from the 'sushi bar'. Not appealing for clothes shopping. Car park difficult to enter, easily congested. Lack of affordable shops in the city centre in general.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
46 attraction reviews
563 helpful votes 563 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Not what the city needs. A short mostly two level combination of middling national chain business. All looks very dated and it's apparent that even this small scale operation has sucked the heart out of the rest of the retail zone, particularly long standing independents. The cafe area on the top floor is particularly depressing. Still a lot of empty... More

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3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Just arrived at Drakes Circus shopping centre in plymouth. The multi story car park is very tight to drive around. The spaces are also very narrow and to my disappointment to carpark is very untidy with littler covering the floor. We have arrived at 9 am so it has not been cleaned today. Apart from all this the xarpark is... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Visited here and oh my, too busy every place I visited was to busy! Not enough toilets for the amount of visitors shop staff seemed miserable in most places and a trek from the car park ok if u can get in the lift or like stairs!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Just like any shopping center in the uk same shop very typical kind with a lot of shop you already know size wise is medium spacious to look around

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Popped into plymouth whilst on a visit to family,even on a sunday really busy and none of the shops were shut,good selection of shops and restaurants inside drakes circus,parking was a bit pricey tho,managed to get some spending done,some bargains too,something for every1

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It's got a good style mall but needs more decent shops instead of businesses which will last a couple months! Need a massive update!

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