10 Best Shopping Malls In Delaware, The USA

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The Mid-Atlantic state of US, Delaware is small but a sweet place to be in. It is famous for its geography, located on a peninsula. The dune-backed beaches are prominent in this state and it is famous for such beaches which border the Atlantic Ocean, Delaware River, and Delaware Bay. This simple yet beautiful place has many cities known for their historical importance. And while Delaware might have many places of interest for you to check out, no visit is complete without shopping coming into the picture. Delaware has a great set of shopping malls. Choose the one nearest to you, or best suited for your requirements and have a great experience. Here are the best shopping malls in Delaware, the USA.

1. Middletown Shopping Center, Middletown

Middletown DE
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Middletown Shopping Center is a retail space built for a shopping experience with clothes, electronics, shoes, eatables, and everything a shopper might want. It is a huge project with many places still vacant to be occupied by investors and shops. This area is close to the residential area and is a nice place to live, shop, and hand around. Some of the shops currently present here are Applebee’s, Advanced Auto, Columbia Bank, Hole Lot of Bagels, H&R Block, Natural Dry Cleaning, Subway, Smoothie King, and Livoti’s Old World Market.

Middletown Shopping Center

Address: 600 N Broad St #12, Middletown, DE 19709, United States

Website: Middletown Shopping Center

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 9am - 8pm; Sat: 9am - 6pm; Sun: 11am - 4pm

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2. Christiana Mall, Newark

Christiana Mall food court entrance
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Christiana Mall, Newark is located at the intersection of the cities of Newark and Wilmington, Delaware. This huge shopping mall is home to a number of brands related to clothing, food, and housing. They also have spa and massage centers in the mall. They have about five anchor stores that occupy more than one floor each - these include Target, Barnes and Nobles, Nordstrom, Macy’s and JCPenney. They have an Apple store also in the mall. After shopping, you can head for a burger from Five Guys Burgers & Fries or a doughnut from Dunkin Donuts.

Christiana Mall

Address: 132 Christiana Mall, Newark, DE 19702, United States

Website: Christiana Mall

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 9pm; Sun: 11am - 6pm

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3. Tanger Outlet Center (Surfside), Rehoboth Beach

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Tanger Outlet Center (Surfside), Rehoboth Beach is a designer outlet mall situated in Delaware. It is divided into the bayside, seaside and surfside areas. All of these feature a wide range of shops with materials for people of all ages. Calvin Klein, Carters, Van Heusen, LOFT, Sketchers, Sherries, Harry & David, Helly Hensen, Gap, Jockey, Bath & Body Works are a few names from the ocean of options for retail available there. There are a few outlets for food located on the seaside and bayside which include Applebees, Chipotle Mexican Grill, and IHOP.

Tanger Outlet Center (Surfside), Rehoboth Beach

Address: 35000 Midway Outlet Dr, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971, United States

Website: Tanger Outlet Center Rehoboth Beach

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9am - 9pm; Sun: 10am - 7pm

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4. Concord Mall, Wilmington

Concord Mall DE north entrance
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Concord Mall in Wilmington is the second largest shopping mall of Delaware and witnesses a huge amount of traffic due to its location being in the unincorporated Brandywine Hundred area. This pulls in a lot of people from the neighboring states with the option of tax-free shopping. The mall is huge in size and has an ample number of stores to have you reaching for your checkbook again and again. Anchor stores situated in this mall include Macy’s, Macy’s Home, Boscov’s, and Sears. Some smaller stores such as H&M, American Eagle Outfitters, Hollister Co., and rue21 are present. You can also choose to dine in at Bonefish Grill and Grub Burger Bar.

Concord Mall

Address: 4737 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803, United States

Website: Concord Mall

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 9pm; Sun: 11am - 6pm

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5. Newark Shopping Center, Newark

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Newark Shopping Center is an offbeat shopping center for the locals. With around 13 stores in the plaza, it is not exactly your typical mall. However, there are still many varieties of items available in the shopping center which give a diverse range to the mall. If you happen to be around this area, do check out this place for a fun shopping adventure. The stores present in this plaza are Cash Advance, Cinema Center Theatre, Dollar Tree, Empowered Yoga, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Goodwill, Main Street Movies, Mayflower Restaurant, Ministers Jewelers, Newark Discount Liquor, PNC Bank, Rita’s Ice Custard, and Saigon Restaurant.

Newark Shopping Center

Address: 250 E Main St, Newark, DE 19711, United States

Opening hours: 9am - 2am (daily)

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6. Penny Lane Mall, Rehoboth Beach

Posted by Penny Lane Mall, Rehoboth Beach on Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Penny Lane Mall in Rehoboth Beach is a charming and cute alley running perpendicular to Rehoboth and Wilmington Avenues. This alley is a beautiful one as it is populated with small, quaint shops which have a variety of stuff to offer to the visitors. If you are looking out to buy some really unique gifts, decorations, or any other stuff, head out to this place. The shops in this lane offer home decorations, food items like candies, toys for kids, and various other knickknacks. Cafe Pappillon, a small French bakery, is in itself is a big reason to visit this place for, as this bakery is amazing!

Penny Lane Mall

Address: 42 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971, United States

Opening hours: 7am - 7pm (daily)

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7. Dover Mall, Dover

Dover Mall looking south from Boscov's
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Dover Mall, Dover is a regional mall and has one level. They have plenty of stores in the mall but the anchor stores of this mall are Boscov’s, Macy’s, JCPenney, Old Navy, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and AMC Theatres which has 14 screens. It has about 83 shops and a food court. Dover mall offers a tax-free shopping experience to the visitors. Other small shops located in the mall are Aeropostale, Bath and Body Works, Forever 21, and an arcade. Charley’s, Sarku, Auntie Anne’s, and the food court are the eating joints present in the mall.

Dover Mall

Address: 1365 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901, United States

Website: Dover Mall

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 9pm; Sun: 11am - 6pm

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8. Elizabeth Shopping Mall, Wilmington

Posted by Elizabeth Mall on Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Elizabeth Shopping Mall, Wilmington is a small strip mall located in the Wilmington area of Delaware. The shops are structured like a flea market. They also have Mexican and Chinese food joints to cater to your hunger pangs. You might not get designer things here but the items are of the latest fashion and of good quality. You can save up on a lot of money by shopping here for quality things but at a cheaper price.

Elizabeth Shopping Mall

Address: 1902 Maryland Ave, Wilmington, DE 19805, United States

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9:30am - 8pm; Sun: 9:30am - 6:30pm

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9. Prices Corner Shopping Center, Wilmington

Posted by Prices Corner Shopping Center on Monday, 8 October 2018

Prices Corner Shopping Center, Wilmington is a fairly big shopping center in Delaware. With around 33 shops in total, this provides a great shopping opportunity for the visitors. The shopping center was started in 1964 and has recently been renovated in 2019. Earlier Sears was their premium anchor store, now Target has replaced it. These are some of the shops from this mall like Auntie Anne’s, Avenue, Bath and Body Works, Boston Market, Ciao Pizza and Pasta, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Good Fellas, Habitat for Humanity, Hair Cuttery, JCPenney, Rainbow, Staples, Wells Fargo, and more.

Prices Corner Shopping Center

Address: 200 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE 19808, United States

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 9pm (closed on Sun)

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10. Independence Mall

Independence Mall. Perhaps the most bizarre commercial architecture in the entire State of Delaware (though it is admittedly a small state...)

Posted by Thomas R Hickey on Friday, 23 June 2017

Independence Mall is located in Wilimington, Delaware and boasts 72 shops in total. This is a huge shopping mall with good brands and even small stores. You can easily spend a day shopping in here because of the number of stores. Shops in this mall range from eateries, children’s clothing, women’s and men’s clothing, shoes, cosmetics, home decor, health and beauty, watches, jewelry, and even two departmental stores. Some of the shops here are Auntie Anne’s, Aeropostale, JCPenney, Dillards, Game Stop, and more.

Independence Mall

Address: 1601 Concord Pike (Rt. 202), Suite 22, Wilmington, DE 19803, United States

Website: Independence Mall

Opening hours: 10am - 9pm (daily)

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With the options above, you can get a range of choices for shopping. Someone has rightly said that retail therapy is the best therapy. Sad? Go shopping. Happy? Go shopping. Want to celebrate? Go shopping. So pick out your favorite from the list above of best shopping malls in Delaware, the USA and have a happy and wonderful shopping experience.

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