The legendary city of Mumbai is famous for many things. And when people start counting things to do in Mumbai, visiting a shopping mall often tops the list. Fashion and high-end retailers are a big part of this city. Moreover, being the ‘Entertainment Capital’ of the country, it doesn’t take long for people to imitate their favorite stars. This is why it is not surprising that Mumbai has seen a huge influx of global brands in the past decade. Today, we are going to talk about the top 10 malls in Mumbai that you must visit for an amazing shopping experience.

1. Phoenix Market City, Kurla West, Mumbai

Phoenix Market City | Shopping malls in Kurla West, Mumbai

Phoenix Market City

Comparatively new, Phoenix Market City is one of the biggest malls in Mumbai. Opened in the year 2011 to give the denizens a new and gorgeous place to shop at, the Market City has expanded beyond expectations.

Given the sprawling 4 million square feet area on which it is built, visitors can easily spend the entire day window shopping, exploring new brands or simply devouring delectable food at any of its 100 food outlets. Complete with 600 stores (both international and national brands), a 14-screen PVR complex, and a huge entertainment area, the shopping mall is easily amongst the best in the entire city.

Location: Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg

Timings: 10:30 AM – 12 AM

2. R-City Mall, Ghatkopar West, Mumbai

R-City Mall | Shopping Malls in Ghatkopar West, Mumbai

R-City Mall

A popular mall in Mumbai, R-City Mall was launched in the year 2009 and saw a rapid development in phases over the decade. Located at a drive of just 10 minutes from Phoenix Market City, this mall ranks among the top places on the list of malls in Mumbai that are a must-visit.

Spread on a sprawling 1.2 million square feet, R-City Mall Mumbai, Maharashtra has around 10 major multi-brand stores and 60 food outlets. The top choices for dining options are Indigo Deli and Moshes. The USP of most of the food outlets here is the open courtyard seating which makes for an ideal for visiting with your partner.

For all the shopaholics, you can forage through multi-brand stores like Lifestyle, H&M, Globus, Pantaloons and Shoppers Stop among others. Apart from these, the mall has an array of high-end, stand-alone retail stores as well.

However, if you are looking for some fun time, there is an arena for live action games, various entertainment options like the Snow Kingdom, Red Carpet Wax Museum, Click Art Museum, Laser Tag, TimeZone, and an INOX cinema. Sounds impressive, right?

Location: Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg

Timings: 11 AM – 12 AM

3. High Street Phoenix Mall, Lower Parel, Mumbai

High Street Phoenix Mall | Best Malls in Mumbai 2018

High Street Phoenix Mall

Redeveloped and launched in the year 2008, High Street Phoenix Mall is among the best malls in Mumbai. This mall can be easily distinguished from the others, thanks to the tall chimneys standing behind it. A remnant of the past, these chimneys signify the fact that the mall has been built on an area where large textile mills once stood. Don’t be surprised if you cannot find High Street Phoenix Mall on Google Maps, just follow the directions for Phoenix Mills and you will arrive at this humongous mall in Lower Parel.

Sprawling over 3.3 million square feet, you can spend one full day exploring the length and breadth of this mall. Expanded to include the Palladium Mall, High Street Phoenix Mall has no dearth of food outlets and luxury stores. In total, there are around 500 brands here. 

The Skyzone, consisting of a bowling alley and gaming arcade, is a swanky place to spend a date night or if you want to play some games. So if you want to splurge on yourself, we recommend you visit this mall.

Location: Senapati Bapat Marg

Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM

4. Infiniti Mall, Andheri West, Mumbai

Infiniti Mall | malls in andheri west, mumbai

Infiniti Mall

In sync with its name, this famous mall is renowned for giving customers ‘infinite experiences to remember’. When it comes to providing unparalleled experiences, there is no match for this mall. Why, you ask? There is a roller coaster inside the mall! This is something not only unheard of but perhaps Infiniti Mall Mumbai, Maharashtra is the only mall to have pulled off this feat.

Launched in the year 2011, the mall is built on 1 million square feet of area and is one of the biggest malls in Andheri. Shoppers can find the likes of Zara and Sephora here along with a wide range of fine dining restaurants. For entertainment, there is a cinema with five screens. If you plan to take your kid along on a shopping spree, do take them to the kids play zone by Fun City.

The mall is also popular for its bar Hoppipola and hosts several live performances throughout the year, making it a great place to hangout in Mumbai.

Location: New Link Road

Timings: 10 AM – 11 PM

5. Oberoi Mall, Goregaon East, Mumbai

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Oberoi Mall

Oberoi Mall Mumbai, Maharashtra is another go-to destination when it comes to shopping and entertainment. Following the motto of providing fun, fashion and filmy alternatives to its customers, the mall is among the first few malls to have helped the entry of big global brands like Forever 21, Jack and Jones and Starbucks in India. You will also find Lifestyle and Central, apart from bigger brands like Gap and Zara.

After spending much of the day shopping for great stuff, you can head to the food court on the third floor to satiate your hunger. Amidst a wide range of hip cafes, restaurants and bars, you will have a gala time in the evening. Some of the most popular resto-bars here are Social, Olive Bistro and the latest addition – Farzi Café.

Apart from having almost every shop you would need for your big shopping haul, the mall has also been awarded Gold certification in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for sticking to its environment-friendly vows.

Location: Oberoi Garden City

Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM

6. Inorbit Mall, Malad West, Mumbai

InOrbit Mall | Malls in Andheri Mumbai

Inorbit Mall

Counted among the best shopping malls in Mumbai, Inorbit may not be as big as its contemporaries, but it certainly has the appeal. Apart from the already existing array of high-end shops (Project Eve, Fab India, Levi’s, Jack & Jones) and food outlets, some more were added. This includes the iconic MAC cosmetics and H&M store. If you are looking for some entertainment, we suggest a visit to the TimeZone entertainment center which was added to the mall in the year 2014.

If having drinks with your friend is the agenda for the day, The Beer Café will keep you occupied. For your hunger pangs, there is Indigo Deli and Maharaja Bhog among the most popular food outlets.

Location: Link Road

Timings: 11 AM – 9:30 PM (Food court remains open till 11 PM)

7. Atria, The Millennium Mall, Worli, Mumbai

Atria, The Millennium Mall | malls in Worli, Mumbai

Atria, The Millennium Mall

When it comes to shopping and fashion related woes, people of South Mumbai know how to keep it in vogue, and the place that helps them keep it trendy is Atria – one of the finest shopping malls in South Mumbai. Popularly known as the Millennium Mall, this retail hub does not only have the coolest high-end stores but also gives a chance to local vendors to display their crafts.

The shopping mall also houses a 4D entertainment center which is a hub for all the millennials who love a unique and engaging movie watching experience.

Location: Dr. Annie Besant Road

Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM

8. Raghuleela Mall, Vashi, Navi Mumbai

Raghuleela Mall | malls in Navi Mumbai

Raghuleela Mall

An underrated shopping mall in Mumbai; the Raghuleela Mall is a place that has something for everyone. From lavish outlets to budget departmental stores, visitors can easily find everything they are looking for.

Moreover, this mall in Navi Mumbai has become an entertainment hub and hangout spot for youngsters. People flock in the evening to just sit at one of the food outlets and indulge in some good food and long conversations.

Location: Vashi Gaon Underpass

Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM

9. Growel’s 101,  Kandivali East, Mumbai

Growel’s 101 | mall in Kandivali East, Mumbai

Growel’s 101

Unlike regular shopping malls, Growel’s 101 was designed keeping Neo-Classical architecture in mind. Don’t be surprised if you feel like you are in a European village once you enter this shopping arena.

Spread on 750,000 square feet of area, this mall houses a Big Bazaar hypermarket arena and plenty of other departmental stores like Pantaloons and Reliance Trends to cater to the needs of every kind of shopaholic. Some of the other famous brands you can find at the mall are AND, Nike, Puma and our very own Global Desi. Later, Starbucks, Central and Chroma were also added.

The entire mall is being expanded in phases so you can expect more international brands opening up in the near future. The mall even has a multiplex cinema and a huge arena for your children. Fun and engaging activities are held on weekends and it might even get crowded so we suggest you visit the mall on weekdays if you don’t like crowded malls.

Location: Akurli Road

Timings: 11 AM – 10 PM

10. Sobo Central Brand Factory, Tardeo, Mumbai

Sobo Central Brand Factory | Mall in Tardeo, Mumbai

Sobo Central Brand Factory

One of the oldest malls of Mumbai, Sobo Central is credited with bringing international brands and outlets to the city. If you are looking to buy goods of upmarket labels at street prices, leave behind Colaba Causeway and venture out to the Brand Factory at Sobo Central. Catering to everyday fashion wear, you can find a range of clothes, shoes and accessories at this place. 

Location: Haji Ali

Timings: 11 AM – 9:30 PM

11. Link Square Mall, Bandra West, Mumbai

Full of pocket-friendly stores, Link Square Mall is close to the heart of Mumbaikars. The mall has everything from stylish clothes and first copy of almost all the shoe brands to a spa salon and several food outlets. One can definitely indulge in some budget shopping at this one of the best shopping malls in Bandra.

Location: 33rd Linking Road

Timings: 12 Noon – 9:30 PM

While shopping malls may seem to be all the rage today, thanks to the growth of online fashion bloggers, Mumbai is also known for its street shopping. If you want to haul on some inexpensive yet good products, there are several places for street shopping in Mumbai in Crawford and Bandra, making them some of the top places to visit in Mumbai.