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An enjoyable shopping centre!

I have liked this shopping centre in the recent past. There are good amount of shops that cater to... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quick shopping

I personally don't like this place because usually is busy, croudy and smelly and I don't enjoy... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
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High Road, Ilford IG1 1RS, England
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Parking For families is very limited as it is but then you have the inconsiderate men are too lazy to park upstairs and are always in the family bays. Everytime i go there’s no parking and find a single male everytime. This is not on....More

Thank f4rheen
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The Exchange Ilford, The High Road, Ilford Essex IG1 4FA is the main shopping centre for Ilford town. . It has about 90 stores and a car park with 1200 parking spaces and its main entrance is located almost directly across from Ilford Railway Station....More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I have liked this shopping centre in the recent past. There are good amount of shops that cater to everyone’s shopping needs. There’s TKmaxx, H&M, Next, Debenhams,H.samuels. There are also good little shops that serve nice Indian snacks and savouries like chat and sweet corns....More

Thank AnuSrinath
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Music sòoooo loud. You want to walk around peacefully but you cant music is so very loud. I phoned office asked to turn it down. They turned it up!! Avoid

Thank Ike321
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I personally don't like this place because usually is busy, croudy and smelly and I don't enjoy shopping however I think there is good variety of shops and places to eat or drink something. If you like shopping you should enjoy.

Thank Mojeimieanka
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Lots of shops cafes and very good parking well worth a visit if your in Ilford area Marks and Spencer tK max clothes stores wilkos also the high road now has a market most days lots of stalls and no traffic.

Thank HainaultMicky1
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This is our local mall but it ticks most of the boxes. Its just had a bit of a facelift which included a reduction in Marks and Spencer's but the addition of a Lidl and a Gym and a kids play area. Next is pretty...More

Thank G-J-T-AND-K
Reviewed 9 December 2017

There are a varierty of shops within the mall like pandora, several jewellery stores and homeware stores however i think the place lacks a variety of food.

Thank Prsingh111
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice place to shop around. Good for a quick visit .Many branded stores and also have good food court area.

Thank Nazzareno G
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The Exchange might not be the smartest shopping experience but we found we could get everything we needed there and together with the improved pedestrianised shopping precinct in Ilford, a number of people tell me they've given up on Stratford Westfield which is all glitz...More

Thank kirklycl
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