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North Grand Mall

2801 Grand Ave, Ames, IA 50010-4668
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Small, need something to bring people in

This is a struggling mall. They had a lower price theater, then decided to get rid of it, and got a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Des Moines, Iowa
via mobile
Dated mall

The mall is starting to show its age, but if you're in a hurry for clothes and things, it's a good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Des Moines, Iowa
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  • Average52%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
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2801 Grand Ave, Ames, IA 50010-4668
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a struggling mall. They had a lower price theater, then decided to get rid of it, and got a couple big box stores added on. It still isn't bringing in many people. They are now considering another theater. Good idea. Bland. Some stores,...More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mall is starting to show its age, but if you're in a hurry for clothes and things, it's a good place. Not generally too difficult to find parking

Thank RandyKasal
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Although this mall needs improvement, there are a few key stores which are essential to the mall's success. The atmosphere isn't great, and on most days you could roll a bowling ball down the middle without hitting a person, but it's better than nothing. Still...More

Thank rdh106
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The North Grand Mall seems to be prospering. There is a big new WalMart on the North end. There are several new stand alone stores in the South parking lot. The inside of the mall seems to be filled with stores. I think Iowa State...More

Thank david_hance_iowa
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Um, many stores have gone out of this mall. There's is 2 stores in the mall that sell infant & children clothes. They cut back on some of the clothing in JCP, from what I noticed. Younkers infant/children clothing is so close & cramped together,...More

Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Liked having Kohl's, Younkers, JC Penney and TJ Max stores. Found a lot of bargains! It's a good mall for walkers too. I put some miles on my shoes!

Thank LCHS1972
Reviewed 21 August 2016

There are a lot of empty stores in there. The Strawberry Patch has a lot of Iowa State things to buy from clothes to decals etc... Not bad prices. The rest of the mall is not busy and not much to do. It has a...More

Thank Ocheri H
Reviewed 10 August 2016

North Grand Mall - nothing too special about it and I wouldn't consider it a spectacular place. There are some of the typical stores there like Younkers, Claires, Victoria's Secret and such. You can get some shopping done, but I wouldn't consider it a tourist...More

Thank lexiejk
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The current and past management companies running this mall "have been weighed, you have been measured, and been found wanting." Far too many spaces have remained vacant for years. One restaurant / bar was closed, ostensibly to admit a higher class, higher volume restaurant /...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

CJ has a wonderful selection of the very petite to the very XXX large clothing lines. They will order online for you also at the store with the items coming directly to your home. It's fun to be a MODEL there getting 40% off each...More

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