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Main Place Mall

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Thank God! It's terrific to see Main Place taking itself more seriously again! For some time, it... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
Santa Ana, California
via mobile
Lots of dining options

Main Place Mall has many great restaurants like Panini Cafe, Lucille's, Olive Garden & Applebee's... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
Debra M
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

There is no reason to come here. Lots of low end junky stores and people jumping at you with their cart goods. No thanks. Nordstrom is gone. When the best store is JCP that is sad!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MominOC
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

While I miss some of the stores that I was used to having from my Ohio malls, there are several decent foundation stores like JC Penney and Macy’s. The main reason that I’m reviewing here is because I couldn’t find the Indian restaurant that was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

For several decades, MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana was bustling, high profile retail fixture in central Orange County. In fact, the opening scene from the film “Kindergarten Cop” (starring Arnold Schwarzenegger) was filmed there. However, during the past several years, like malls across the country,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank BruinDan
Reviewed July 17, 2017

I wrote a review about the Main Place Mall about a year ago. Since then it has gotten even worse. I am not a high-end snobby shopper, but Nordstrom's is closed, Chicos is gone and lots of other vacancies. They do have some mid-range restaurants...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank FreddyDoodle
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Santa Ana mall is getting new shops and making great changes. Lately they have been having great events/concerts in the parking lot. Check this place out!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Thank God! It's terrific to see Main Place taking itself more seriously again! For some time, it seemed the large, once-popular center was moving downscale to increase traffic, but the "traffic" had too little money to attract discretionary income customers! and Some of the better...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank turboflite
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Main Place Mall has many great restaurants like Panini Cafe, Lucille's, Olive Garden & Applebee's. I've been to all of these & had good food & even better service. Also, Happy Nails for a mani-pedi is superb. But it is extremely disappointing that Nordstrom has...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Debra M
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I've gone alone and with the family, it has just about everything for everybody. Parking can be difficult, but we never park too far from the front door. Great quick eats and sit down dinners also. All indoors so it's cool in the summer and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank doctorwink
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Awesome mall to cruise during the Summer. A/C Works Great...Go See a Movie or a Bite to Eat. Always a good time!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Bman S
Reviewed April 10, 2017

A definite go to in the OC. Full of designer shops and great anchors. The food court while not so large is certainly adecent and the rtwo main restaurants near Nordstrom and inside on top level are both very good.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank steve d
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