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The Grove

189 The Grove Drive, EL Grove ES Una Maravilla ME Vuelvo Loco, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (Central L.A)
323 900 8080
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Ranked #4 of 123 Shopping in Los Angeles
Type: Malls
Activities: Shopping
Traveler Description: The Grove is an midrange outdoor shopping center with 'young fashions', reminiscent of the Main Street of a little town. No cars are allowed on the... more »
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Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Very over stimulating place! In a good way. Tons of shops and restaurants and a trolley that goes in the center. Cute place to shop!

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Dallas, Texas
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123 reviews 123 reviews
67 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

The Grove is an amazing area with lots of shops and restaurants not far from Hollywood and right next to the Farmer's market. I visited on a Thursday night and it was quite lively with lots of people and all the stores still open. There was a movie playing in the middle of the walkway and some people were spread... More

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Anaheim, CA
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296 reviews 296 reviews
70 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Visiting the Grove is not a cheap experience. I'm not talking about the Farmers Market, although I wish they would combine the Grove and Farmers Market parking into ONE parking system. It really sucks that you can't get validation at the FM if you're parked at the Grove structure, and vice versa. If you're spending money, what does it matter?... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This place has a little something for everyone. Sitting a block from the CBS and neighbors with the famed Farmers Market you can enjoy lovely eateries and shops, a dancing fountain, a trolley and a prime movie theater. Want the open market experience ? Visit farmers market which has a little bit of everything from produce to bakeries, teas and... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This is a lovely place to wander, shop or go to the cinema. Situated right next to the farmers market, it has the usual large stores like Abercrombie & forever 21 & small stalls. There's a cable car that runs through it in the day (as a tourist attraction) & at night a lovely fountain display. It"s all pedestrian &... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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136 reviews 136 reviews
57 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A beautiful setting--fountains, lights, gorgeous buildings--but does not conceal the fact that these are the same chain stores that you find everywhere. The lavish setting makes it a great place for an evening walk.

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I really enjoyed visiting The Grove, great range of shops and restaurants. Not big enough to spend a full day but great for a half day or a few hours. We went for 2 hours one afternoon mid week in July and was absolutely buzzing down there - such a great vibe!

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Ocean Grove, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Whether your a shopper or out to dinner or just plain ol' people watching this place has it all. From the inside out and those who have been there know what i mean. Outdoor fountain, crossing guards, beautiful setting. So don't hesitate.Family friendly.!

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Long Beach, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We had guests from out of state and found this a terrific afternoon spent. Multi-cultural experience, we could over hear conversations in many different languages. Inside the Farmer's market there are many small unique businesses within the larger corporate mall surrounding it. Beautiful surroundings on a fantastic summer day! Parking is expensive but plentiful in their well organized multi level... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We found this one of the nicer stops as we toured around the Hop On Hop Off Bus. We were surprised. A nice variety of shops. A novel tram to ride down the main street. A beautiful lake/fountain with beautiful goldfish. Our kids loved it here. Some good shops like Forever 21 & American Girl. A nice atmosphere & right... More

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