Mercato Mall


Dubai is known for its striking attractions especially malls. The splendid malls such as Dubai mall, emirates mall and Ibn battuta are malls where you can discover a lot of things apart from retail stores. The mercato mall is one of the beautifully designed mall in the city, it is known for its Italian beauty. It is the Italian Mall of Dubai. Italian? Yes, the mercato mall of Dubai is uniquely designed and created; the Italian architecture will take you back to the Renaissance Era. People usually find the name of the mall a bit weird and they wonder what it actually is. The word “mercato” literally means “market” in Italian. Mercato means market and no doubt it is one of the best market place where you can shop and explore the entertainment.


Dubai’s mercato mall was opened in 2002 (28th October) and its is developed and owned by “Al Zarooni Group”. The mall’s premise or location is simply outstanding. It is located in an extremely posh and classy area named “Dubai Jumeirah”. Mostly, all the main attractions and sightseeings of Dubai are located in this particular area. The places which are nearby this mall includes jumeirah beach park, Dubai zoo, wild wadi and the one and only stunning Burj Al Arab. So many exciting places in one area? Isn’t it fantastic?


To start with, the mercato mall Dubai has more than 140 stores which comprises Aldo, buckles n belts , Claire and crystal gallery. The two main stores includes “Virgin mega store” and “Spinneys” runs successfully in mercato. The overall mall area covers 643,067 sq ft and has a huge, massive space for parking lot which can host up to 1000 cars. The splendid mercato mall Dubai was designed by a famous Italian architect named “Danielle Morelli”. The most gorgeous and eye grabbing segment of the Italian mall of Dubai is the grand main atrium which is covered with mainly glass and the calming sunshine in the day time can be seen reflecting thorough the atrium glass. The market places or shopping centers are incomplete without food courts, cafes and eateries. The mercato mall features many exotic cuisines, cafes and diners. The high class and popular food brands includes Starbucks , PAUL, Fiesta, Italianissimo, The chocolate bar and much more.


Further more, the mall is not just a place for shopping and food but it has something exciting and entertaining too. The renown name “VOX Cinemas”- world of movies and entertainment. The VOX cinema is there to entertain you to the fullest. Plus, if you are thinking that there is no place for kids then you are absolutely wrong! The wonderful Fun City is there for kids to make their day memorable and fun filled. Fun city has super exciting rides and games for children and not only this, the fun city can be reserved or booked for birthday parties and other celebrations. The fun city starts from 10 am and ends at 10 pm daily. No doubt, the Italian mall of Dubai is a great place for hangout and for shopaholics.