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White Oaks Mall

2501 Wabash Avenue, Springfield, IL 62704
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Ranked #4 of 5 shopping in Springfield
Type: Malls
Most recent review
- Apr 14, 2014
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Springfield, Illinois
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

If you're used to shopping in big malls in big cities, prepare be to disappointed. Pretty small, only 2 floors. All the stores are pretty cheap retail stores, none of the higher end stores you'll find in big cities. They had an Abercrombie and Fitch for awhile but even that got closed down because it was too expensive. Food court... More

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Moline, Illinois
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

I used to work at the Cookie Factory store so my review might be biased. Our family actually had a good time there. We ate at the food court, with a good variety to choose from. My husband had a sub and my son and I had Chinese. We loved the food. Then I bought my son a cookie at... More

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Hinsdale, Illinois
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128 reviews 128 reviews
36 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

We expected more from this mall once we saw the review. The food court options were very limited and we had to leave to eat dinner. They are doing a renovation, maybe this will help.

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84 reviews 84 reviews
32 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

Local nickname: "White Folks Mall." That's because they built it as far from the "colored" section of Springfield as they possibly could. This limited mall is sort of a junior version of most large city malls. If you're accustomed to Los Angeles or Phoenix malls, you're going to walk in, take one look at the small place, and walk back... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

They are going to update the mall and the food court soon with better choices. I like the stores and the staff. Sometimes there are questionable people hanging around, but it is there mall too. -Daughter

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Danville, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

the stores and everything are good, but the food joints in there arent very good. theres only like 5 options. The outside was a little ruff, you had hoodlems just hanging outside.

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