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Drake Circus Shopping Centre

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Address: 1 Charles Street | Plymouth, Plymouth PL1 1EA, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 224430
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mon - Wed 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Plymouth Shopping

Drakes Circus is ok! There are the same major shops as every high street has and easy access to the main town area, also only 15 minutes walk from the Hoe !

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
deb m
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Launceston
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Launceston
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Drakes Circus is ok! There are the same major shops as every high street has and easy access to the main town area, also only 15 minutes walk from the Hoe !

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1 Thank deb m
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Terrible service bought an iMac 5k retina display online it turn out to be faulty went to the store Manager told me sorry if you were purchase it in our store we could help you but because you bought the iMac online is nothing to do with us, is like he's working for the different company! hoo...I ask him what... More 

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1 Thank RojyarIbrahim
Liskeard, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

spent a day in Plymouth and was pleasantly surprised at this shopping centre. Plenty of good shops, excellent food area and easy to get to the main city shopping and all areas

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Thank Judy R
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Actually it is just another shopping centre, same shops as every other one BUT the smell of sushi is everywhere.

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1 Thank David M
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My little boy loves visiting Drakes Circus.. We have visited twice this weekend. It's lovely in the winter months. A nice warm and friendly atmosphere with plenty of choices of shops and eateries. My only gripe would be it needs to be bigger.

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1 Thank Tracie T
Plymouth
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

A great feel and modern shopping mall. All your main brands for food and drink: Costa , Starbucks , Spud U Like , Eds Dinner, Yo sushi etc Apple Store , mobile phone stores and a fair selection of Cloths shops . I always enjoy it in there and it has a nice vibe to the place !

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Thank Jamie P
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

It's a nice place to be, busy with decent shops and a car park. The main issue is traffic access with incredibly short sighted planning putting all the traffic around Charles Cross roundabout. I could do without yo sushi smells wafting around but, it's worth a visit and an asset to Plymouth

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Thank John R
Braunton, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I enjoyed visiting the variety of shops within Drake Circus and using one of the eateries for a small snack whilst there. I must admit, it's very much like all shopping centres with similar named stores/eateries but for those of us from smaller places it makes a change to see the larger branches or even some of the shops themselves.... More 

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Thank DebbiefromDevon
Torquay, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

The shopping has a wide range of products laces to purchase all types of goods. There are many clothes shops and it's all enclosed so you don't need to worry about the weather. There are also places to eat and get a snack which is really good. The whole shopping experience is very good! A good day out shopping for... More 

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1 Thank Livvy1309
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

What a dull shopping centre. Lack of small unique shops. Everywhere seems now to be Food or Drink. Stick to the Barbican if looking for something different. Please please get some small unique stores in so we can find something a little different. No space? Then get rid of a few food or coffee stores.

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3 Thank Arry W

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