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Third Street Promenade

Address: Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone Number: 310-393-8355
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Ranked #10 of 62 Activities in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Malls, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Walking Areas, Sights & Landmarks, Theater & Concerts, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping, Dining, People-watching
Owner description: A moviegoer's haven, this colorful three-block stretch, open to...
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Type: Theaters, Malls, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Walking Areas, Sights & Landmarks, Theater & Concerts, Shopping & Fashion
Activities: Shopping, Dining, People-watching
Owner description: A moviegoer's haven, this colorful three-block stretch, open to pedestrians only, has some 20 movie theater screens, hundreds of stores, numerous restaurants, animal topiaries and street entertainment running the gamut from dancers to fortune tellers.
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Corona, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

Haven't been to this mall in a while - its a beautiful, mostly outdoor mall that spans several blocks in Santa Monica,right near the pier with great hotels surrounding it. I found a great thai restaurant called ShopHouse - southeast asian food... there great stores for clothing etc for all price ranges and styles.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Loved our visit to Third Street Promenade. We made our way over after walking along Malibu beach and spending time on the pier. Plenty of great restaurants on the promenade and will cater to all types. We went for some drinks in hooters but there were some more family friendly options should you wish for that. The mall has most... More 

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Mareeba, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Great Shopping district in Santa Monica. Everything from high end to specialty shops. There was MAC, Sephora, Norstdrom, Guess, and other girlie favourite stores. It had a small farmers market attached to it as well as plenty of nice options to stop and eat at.

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vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Despite an awful rainy night, we loved walking down the promenade and shopping. No traffic and a lovely wide walking path. Stores are awesome and affordable as compared to some of the ones in the Nordstrom mall. Don't miss this!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

There were a ton of stores, lots of food options, and plenty of people to watch. If you are in the area, you might as well take a stroll down the promenade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

fantastic area for shopping, dining and for having a drink. Or even just to sit down and enjoy life.............................................................

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Cincinnati, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This seems an ideal setting. Appealing in every manner even for a non-shopper. Many options, and they are willing to bargain. Places to eat, drink, sit and enjoy. From the upper deck you can see the ocean. A shopper will love this place.

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Amherstburg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I was hoping to see some unusual stores and unique ones, but they were all the same stores you would find in the U.S. The disappointing fact was that many people have dogs and do not clean up after them. Keep your eyes down or you may walk into it. The atmoshere was great as there is no traffice in... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Since we were with our 14 year old daughter, we were busy with other activities and didn't make time to visit the Promenade until the night before with left for home. Darn it! We loved the Promenade and had such fun walking up and down the street enjoying the beautiful lights, shopping the stores that we had never seen before,... More 

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Reedley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I love the diversity here! While walking down the street, you can hear Chinese, Korean, and French! There is also live entertainment! From amateur singers to magicians- this place has it all! The location is a few minuted from the beach, easy access. I can easily spend the whole day here- being entertained and shopping!

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