Best Shopping: Convenient to both downtown and Miami International Airport, this mall is one of the area's newest and most modern shopping centers. From Old Navy to Bath & Body Works, Dolphin offers a wide range of shops for all tastes and needs. Anchor stores include Marshall's, Bass Pro Shops, and Saks Outlet. There are men's and women's fashion outlets like Forever 21, Banana Republic, Levi's, Gap, Cotton On, Ross, Calvin Klein and Quicksilver; department stores like Sam Ash Music and Sports Authority; specialty shops like Motherhood Maternity; gift shops like Spencer's; and that's just the tip of the iceberg. Among the mall's many amenities are a Dave & Buster's sports bar, a 19-screen megaplex with stadium seating, and live entertainment in the main courtyard on Fridays.
Shopping Malls and Centers: Convenient to both downtown and Miami International Airport, the ever-popular Dolphin Mall is one of the area's newest and most modern shopping centers. From Old Navy to Bath & Body Works, Dolphin offers a wide range of specialty and outlet shops. Anchor stores include Marshall's and Saks Outlet. Among the mall's many amenities are a spacious food court with options ranging from Cilantro Fresh Mex to Burger King, a Dave & Buster's sports bar and gaming spot, Strike bowling alley, an indoor playground for kiddies called Cool-de-Sac, a 19-screen Regal Cinemas megaplex with stadium seating, and live entertainment in the main courtyard on Fridays.
Outlet Malls: If you're looking for outlets in Miami, Dolphin Mall is the place to go. Boasting a funky Magic City vibe, this retail hub is home to more than 240 value-oriented stores, including Bloomingdale's The Outlet Store, Coach Factory Store, Last Call by Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th. Restaurants like Texas de Brazil, P.F. Chang's China Bistro and Mojitos Cuban Cuisine ensure a satisfying end to a successful day of shopping.
Local Expert Priscilla Blossom Says:
Best Shopping: "Try shopping here on a weekday morning in order to avoid the massive crowds."
Shopping Malls and Centers: "Parking is a nightmare here. Just prepare yourself."
Recommended as Best Shopping Because: Dolphin Mall may be crowded, but there's a reason. Hundreds of quality stores can be shopped at in the span of just one day.
Best for Shopping Malls and Centers Because: Going to Dolphin is an experience in and of itself. Always packed, but that's because they offer the most shopping opportunities in town.