Below is a list of the top and leading Shopping Centres in Houston. To help you find the best Shopping Centres located near you in Houston, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Houston’s Best Shopping Centres:
The top rated Shopping Centres in Houston are:
- The Galleria
- River Oaks Shopping Center
- Memorial City Mall
- Vintage Park
- Highland Village
The Galleria was constructed in 1867 and is Texas’ biggest shopping haven and comes fourth nationally. The design was notably patterned to that of the Gallerina Vittorio Emanuele in Milan. It has 2.4 million square feet of area containing 400 quality stores, food establishments, two Westin Hotels, and 3 office skyscrapers. A popular shopping and recreation spot, it is visited by a blend of Houstonians and foreign guests. World-class amenities like an ice rink, play area for children, two swimming pools, local and international banks, two tailor stores, beauty salons, and a postal office comprise The Galleria. High end and modern retail clothes shops are all available at The Galleria.
Wine & Jazz Thursday, Retail Stores, The Westin Galleria, Valet Parking, Restaurants, Swimming Pools, Banking
“This mall was definitely amazing, I’m sure I wasn’t even able to cover all of it. They have any and literally every store you could possibly think of. The food court had a decent amount of choices to choose from. The workers, in general, all were very friendly. I definitely recommends this mall.. and I’m coming from out of town. -Diana Yamchenko
River Oaks Shopping Center
River Oaks Shopping Center was developed and later opened in 1937 by Hugh Potter, an attorney, and a developer. It holds the title of one of the first established theatres in the country. It has an open-air style center and with notable fondness of machine mechanisms on its buildings. One of the famous part of the shopping center is the River Oaks Theater. The theatre was made in 1939 and is the last movie theater in Houston that is still serving its original purpose up to this day.
Fashion, Food & Fun, Service & Spa, Home & Gifts
“River Oaks Shopping Center provides a wonderful balance of over 70 nationally recognized stores, eclectic shops, and dining options that showcase unique local and regional flair. Short on time? complimentary valet, curbside parking and garage parking is available to all patrons.” -Shahram Tabibzadegan
Memorial City Mall
Memorial City Mall is built in the year 1960’s and in 2000 it underwent intricate and full renovation The mall is located inside the Memorial City. It is under the management of MetroNational and is situated in the western part of Houston. Aside from carrying a lot of top fashion brands, mid-priced items can also be purchased here. They host quite several interesting events like fitness sessions, movie premieres, video game night and ice skating.
Apparels, Pet Services, Entertainment, Food & Drinks, Gifts, Fitness
“Has the right size. Plenty of good stores without being overwhelming. A lot of parking.
Has a free indoor park for kids as well as outdoor space for kids also.
Movies and ice skating, train, carousel.” -Ana Salgado
Vintage Park Contains sixteen buildings with safe walkways. It is the retail arm of The Vintage and has 324,000 square feet ground floor area solely for medical and retail purposes. And a 24,000 square feet second floor intended as an office area. The shopping complex seems to be modeled after an Italian shopping center with its nearby Piazza and approx. one acre walkway area. Its interior is clearly of Mediterannean style while the Piazza boasts of relaxing fountain and landscape. Diners can enjoy this view from various locations in the center. Upgrading of the shopping center is in the works with additional space for luxury residences, apartment complexes, 123-room hotel and St. Lukes and Kelsey Seybold medical school.
Dining, Shopping, Entertainment, Business, Health & Wellness
“We went to Moe’s Irish Pub again. As always, everything was great! We had good food and good service. I got the Shepherd’s Pie & my husband got the Lasagne. We really like going to Moe’s. Is not close to us so we aren’t able to go as often as we like. Everyone should try this place!” -Cindy Riggan
Highland Village is a shopping center located in the River Oaks in Westheimer owned by the Highland Village Holding, Inc. It has been established in 1957 and has since been under the on-site teams watch. The day-to-day operations are carefully monitored. They have to maintain the polished landscape which is a product of an expert horticulturist’s hand. As well as the tight 24-hour security measures and decorations for every season. Every year they host the lighting of the Highland Village. It is a well-loved Houston custom that turns the place into a haven of beautifully blinking lights.
Women’s Stores, Men’s Stores, Restaurants
“Upscale, high society shopping center. Everything was eclectic and well made. We will definitely be back to the furniture for our 2nd custom build home.” -Anissa Shantele
Jeanie Burford is a reporter for Kev’s Best. After graduating from UCLA, Amy got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a beat reporter and producer. Jeanie has also worked as a columnist for The Brookings Register. Amy covers economy and community events for Kev’s Best.