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Westfield Mall, Sarasota

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Address: 8201 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34238, Sarasota, FL
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Old-fashioned but reliable and close to Hwy 41

The mall has a 1980s feel but the anchors (currently!) are still in place and it has a good mix of national chains and local stores plus a movie theater.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael W
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went to a new cini bistro that shows movies while you eat your dinner in recliners in a very relaxing atmosphere the food and service was excellent we really enjoyed the visit and was treated very friendly this a must while you are in Sarasota

Thank Bruce W
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of stores such as Coach, Polo Ralph Lauren, Bass, Nike, Gap, Hurley, Nine West and much more. It's a huge outlet and you can take about 4hrs to see it. It also has a food court. Pros: There is a huge variety of stores to see. Cons: Some stores are pricey ($$-$$$) to be in the outlet.

Thank RSequeda
Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mall has a 1980s feel but the anchors (currently!) are still in place and it has a good mix of national chains and local stores plus a movie theater.

Thank Michael W
Otsego, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This mall is located in the southern part of Sarasota. It is anchored by a Costco, Sears, J.C. Penny, and a multi-screen AMC Cinema. All the stores are on one level which requires a fairly long walk from end to end. One store that I particularly enjoyed was the All Sports Custom Framing. It is a rather unique store that... More 

Thank JR1224
Spearfish, South Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here while visiting the area over the holidays. Macy's was well laid out with good after Christmas bargains. Their women's professional clothes had a good selection and an online coupon for 20% off helped with the savings. Friendly staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about their inventory. Worth a stop if you're in the area.

Thank Ken B
St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Just on a quick visit to a few really great clothing stores for our adult kids and of course cant visit Westfield without going into Costco, Then we had coffee at starbucks. No trouble to spend three hours here and not even notice where the time has gone. I love this Mall

Thank Bill L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

This mall loses tenants and then gains new ones. The addition of Costco really helped as an anchor. The Food Court is ok but a little too weighted in the 'Asian' food area. WIth that said the Japanese Grill is quite good. The other main anchors are pretty good with JC Penny and Sears. The addition of the H&M was... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I bought tickets online. It said I was not approve. I did it again. It took $47 and something cents 2xtl out of my debit card. Briggette the manager was no help. Called the 800 number and talked to a Lizzie. She said it was against the law to post her name. Here it is ...Lizzie. You were rude. And... More 

Thank Tammy N
Ardres, France
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116 reviews
54 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

If you are in Sarasota you have to visit this mall as if you have teenagers it is the one in the area with Hollister and Aeropostale. Clean, airconditioned plenty of choice at the food court.

Thank Chantelle09
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Westfield Sarasota Square, formerly Sarasota Square Mall, is arguably the leading shopping mall in Sarasota and the best shopping destination this side of St. Armands Circle and the new University Town Mall. Built in 1977, it covers 850,000 square feet and features 144 stores on one floor, including its four anchor stores--Costco, Macy's, JC Penney and Sears. Located south of... More 

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