Staten Island Mall is an enclosed shopping center situated at Richmond Avenue in the Staten Island borough of New York. The hours of opening are 10am to 9pm Monday to Saturday and 12noon to 6pm on Sundays. Using public transport from the Staten Island Ferry Terminal to the Staten Island Mall, visitors can take the S61 or the S44 local bus from the terminal with the mall the last stop for either bus.
Opened in 1973 this is the only regional mall located on Staten Island with 1.27 million square feet of retail floor space and 7,200 parking spaces. The mall was renovated in 1993 and now has over 190 stores and a food court. The mall is managed by General Growth Properties, a publicly traded real estate trust based in Chicago, which has been operating since 1954 and owns or manages more than 200 regional shopping malls in the United States.
The mall has numerous stores with various eateries located on two floors, with the anchor stores being JCPenney, Sears and Macy's located on both floors and Macy's Furniture Gallery outside on a single level only. Many clothing stores for men, women and children are featured here including Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Taylor, Charlotte Russe, Gap, Gymboree, H&M, New York & Company and Talbots. A number of specialist shoe stores also feature here including Aldo, Bakers, Foot Locker, Journeys and Payless Shoe Source.
Shoppers can also find a few jewelry and accessory stores in the shape of Claire's, Kay Jewelers, Sunglass Hut, Swarovski Crystal and Zales. Toy stores include The Disney Store and Build-A-Bear Workshop, whilst health and beauty products can be found at places such as Bath & Body Works, Body Shop and Rose Valenti Fragrance. Staten Island Mall has many specialty stores with Brookstone, Pet Company and Thomas Kinkade Gallery, whilst shoppers can grab a beverage at Starbucks on the lower level or upstairs at Gloria Jean's Coffees
There is an assortment of dining options for visitors ranging from snacks to sit down restaurant meals including a food court. The food court is located on the upper floor near Macy's and features eateries such as Cajun Cafy, Cinnabon, KFC Express, Sakkio Japan, Taco Bell and Wendy's. Other restaurants featured here include Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and McDonalds on the lower level, whilst East Pacific Chinese & Pan Asian Bistro is located on the upper level.
Visitors looking for a little exercise may wish to join the Mall Walkers Program, with participants welcome to walk seven days a week from 7am. Membership is free with forms available from the Security Office or Mall Management Office. One and a half laps of the mall is equivalent to one mile.
The mall office is located on the lower floor where staff will be able to help with store and local area information. Services and amenities also include ATMs located on each floor, dry cleaning services, lost and found, gift card purchase and a family restroom on the upper level.