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Quite a lot of empty restaurant units

This small but upmarket shopping mall is starting to feel the impact of the carnage in the casual... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nicholas H
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London, United Kingdom
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Nice complex

Small shopping complex but full of independent shops and a few restaurants and chain stores. Good... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2018
IAN D
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Quite a lot of empty restaurant units”
Jan 12, 2018
“Nice complex”
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In the heart of historic St Albans the attractive open air centre is home to many of the leading names in fashion and home-wear as well a number of independent retailers. Restaurants and Cafes offer outdoor seating in the warmer months. On the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Upper Dagnall Street, St. Albans AL3 5DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small but upmarket shopping mall is starting to feel the impact of the carnage in the casual dining market. The Carluccio’s and the big Busaba Thai units are empty and more will surely follow. The shops are a slightly curious mix, with The White...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Lovely selection of shops and eateries with a good selection for vegetarians. It is a great shopping experience with a lot of fun events on there is a definate buzz about the place well worth a visit for a relaxed easy shop.

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Reviewed August 2, 2018

Came with high expectations of the historic city of St Albans, however this shopping centre wan't in keeping with the city. Lacking interesting shops, and a strange 'deserted feel' means I won't visit again

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Small shopping complex but full of independent shops and a few restaurants and chain stores. Good for an hours shopping.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

There are a number of interesting shops and restaurants in this shopping area. It has its own underground parking area. The are a number of good shops etc Hobbs, Cath Kidson, The White Company as well as restaurants (Wagamama , Carluccio's). Well worth a visit...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

I recall visiting this shopping area many years ago and it did not seem to be as lively with the choice of shops much poorer as well as fewer places to eat.They have turned this area into somewhere very special.....plenty of shops that i have...More

Thank shane s
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