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Spencer Plaza

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This large office park and shopping mall is a Chennai landmark, conveniently close to the business district and hotels.
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769, Anna Salai, Chennai (Madras) 600002, India
+91 73582 23888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the earliest malls in Chennai and now has lost its charm. Has a few eat outs and money exchangers and carpet stores. However, there is proper food court. It is more of a place where there are few enterprises and offices. Not worthy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From what we’ve been told, this was the first plaza/mall built in Chennai approximately 50 years ago. Like many structures in Chennai, this place has not been up-kept and so it’s outdated, and the the stores in there don’t have any new fashion trends. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Prashannarathika
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

one of the best mall in chennai.but not maintained properly these days.very spacious mall.lots of shops r closed.less crowded

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank thomassamrose
Reviewed 5 January 2019

This is the oldest 'mall' in Chennai. Lots of traditional (old style) Indian shops with a not so modern touch, but the structure of the mall is worth a visit in itself. You can spend hours in there, both shopping and eating. Be prepared for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 December 2018

Spencer Plaza was once a major shopping mall in Chennai in the late 1990s and early 2000. A recent visit here revealed that the mall has not quiet kept up with the times. A fairly decent shopping area but doesn't have all the popular brands.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mukta2016
Reviewed 29 October 2018

I had visited this place 20 years ago and it was flourishing so i had great expectations. but now all you see is line of shops selling t-shirts and shorts from Tirupur. Spencer plaza has lost all its glory. Didn't do any shopping in Chennai...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank URP70
Reviewed 16 October 2018

I had first been here in early 1990s. The place was an attraction. However, over the years, it has deteriorated in terms of shops, crowd and most importantly maintenance. Dark dingy areas, humid with no whitewash. Needs urgent attention. May be better to walk a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cancerain
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is in a busy road called Anna Salai previously known as Mount Road. All types of goods house hold articles and other utilities , clothing etc are available as there are many shops in the premises and a good basement parking for vehicles is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Badri S
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This was the first ever mall tht was available in Chennai close to 18yrs bck....the hustle bustle...the crowd was superb...now it has lost its old charm...but still people visit this place...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank arvindgodavarty
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

A amazing place for anybody to spend time eating and shopping. Though there are numerous Malls in Chennai city this oldest mall offers everything from branded wears to local wears in a most moderate cost. Food, salon, mobile accessories, clothes, 🕶 sunglasse, shoes. A complete...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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