Whether you’re searching for the perfect little black dress or the perfect felt cowboy hat, you’ll find it at one of the many El Paso malls or specialty stores. Here are a few of the most recognized shopping spots to hit, in no particular order.
Located on the East Side of El Paso, Cielo Vista boasts more than 100 specialty stores and is anchored by two Dillard's department stores, JCPenney, Sears, and Macy’s. Some of the specialty shops include Abercrombie & Fitch, Ann Taylor, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Brighton Collectibles, Pier 1 and much more. Families can also enjoy the Simon Kidgits Play Area located in the lower level near Sears.
- Address: 7700 Viscount Blvd. (Map)
- Telephone: (915) 779-7070
Classified a super-regional mall by the International Council of Shopping Centers, the two-level regional shopping center features Dillard’s, Macy’s, Sears, Mervyn’s, Gap, The Limited, Victoria’s Secret and many other national retailers. Sunland Park Mall is also home to the Greenery Restaurant and Market, one of El Paso's finest restaurants and specialty food markets. Located in the lower level near the mall’s main entrance, the Greenery is renowned for the store's fresh artisan breads, delectable desserts and an impressive wine list.
- Address: 750 Sunland Park Dr. (Map)
- Telephone: (915) 833-5596
Considered by lifelong El Pasoans as the city’s first mall, centrally located Bassett Place lays claim to being a full-service shopping center. Indeed, shoppers can pick up items at one of the 80 retail shops, grab a bite to eat at the Café Plaza, watch a movie at the Premiere Cinema 18 and pick up groceries at Costco Wholesales or Target.
- Address: 6101 Gateway Blvd West (Map)
- Telephone: (915) 772-7479
Its bright yellow, pink and blue buildings call to you from Interstate 10, beckoning you to shop at one of the more than 90 shops that run the gamut from Kenneth Cole, Coach, Wilson's Leather, Kitchen Collection, Gymboree and Nike. Because this 385,000 square-foot outlet is an open-air shopping center, customers have an opportunity to enjoy El Paso’s wonderful weather under the covered walkway.
- Address: 7051 S. Desert Blvd. (Map)
- Telephone: (915) 877-3208
Las Palmas Marketplace
Las Palmas Marketplace is one of El Paso’s most popular shopping destinations, with about 750,000 square feet of retail space. This collection of stores features Kohl’s department store, Lowe’s home improvement store, Bed Bath & Beyond and Cinemark Tinseltown USA, a twenty screen megaplex theater. The shopping center is also home to several family sit-down restaurants including the Bar-B-Q Company, Logan’s Roadhouse restaurant, Barrigas Mexican restaurant and more.
- Address: 1310 George Dieter (Map)
El Paseo Marketplace
The newly constructed shopping center is located in far East El Paso, the city’s fastest growing community. The center is anchored by the beloved Super Target and includes other nationally-recognized retailers such as Best Buy, Office Depot, Red Lobster and Ulta beauty store and salon.
- Address: 1886 Joe Battle (Map)
The Shops on Mesa
Shoppers looking for a one-of-a-kind gift might find the perfect solution at the Shops on Mesa. This small collection of stores features Johnson’s Jewelers, Chico’s, Duck Duck Goose baby clothing store and El Paso’s own chocolate factory, Chocolat’.
- Address: 5860 N. Mesa (Map)