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Saks Fifth Avenue

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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The flagship Saks Fifth Avenue offers personal shoppers, a private dressing suite, and the latest styles in women's apparel, shoes, handbags, jewelry, accessories, beauty products, and home goods.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“light show”(59 reviews)
“window display”(19 reviews)
“shoe department”(17 reviews)
New York City, NY
+1 212-753-4000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this has been my all time favorite store in NYC for as long as I can remember. Best designers, layout and staff.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We opened a brides account which entails all item to get a 10% discount. We were looking to have as many members of the family shop at Saks. The store is poorly stocked. The selection is limited and even if the time is right there...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rafie2014
Reviewed February 14, 2019

All Saks Fifth Avenues are horrible if there is a problem with an order not received or any problems after making a purchase. The store is a half way decent store to make a purchase. Good customer service is how well you are treated when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mav247
Reviewed February 12, 2019

lovin seeing the saks xmas lights every year always a good show to watch but can get very bust some evenings

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 409Gizmo1972
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

What can I say. Worth 5 stars for the amazing light show and window dressings. Absolutely stunning and made my holiday complete. It reminded me very much a mainstreet in Disney World. If you went in store they had a fantastic view of the Rockafella...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank orville1973
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

We moved from the Rockefeller Christmas tree to Saks for the Light show on the Christmas Eve. The show was brilliant, worth all the hassles of being pushed around in the crowded street. Kids would certainly love this. It's indeed a treat to see each...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YatriForever
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Went in to have a look around major refurb going on at the moment on the 1st floor. Its very expensive and when we visited there was more staff than customers in the store.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JohnPaul78
Reviewed January 22, 2019

The outside of the store has a wonderful Xmas light show, it is worth coming to see. Inside is like many other stores in the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 95nikop
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Visited the weekend after thanksgiving and happened across Saks by mistake when walking back to our hotel. First off, so many people on the streets watching and then wow, what an impressive light show on the front of the store. Definitely something to see if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Raymondson
Reviewed January 15, 2019

This show is a must to see and sort of the centre piece of all the christmassy things happening on 5th Avenue. Its occurs on a regular basis, I think once every hour in the evening once it is dark (might be incorrect on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sally J
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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December 3, 2018|
Response from mssoellegant | Reviewed this property |
I believe it runs every 10 minutes, Daily starting 5pm to 11pm between 49th & 50th Sts. Best viewing is from Rockefeller Center and then you can check out the Christmas Tree!
September 19, 2018|
Response from mssoellegant | Reviewed this property |
I do not see a schedule online but it normally starts in late November, after the Thanksgiving Day Parade (also known as the Macy's Parade) on November 22nd. The Rockerfeller Tree Lighting takes place on November 28th. The... More