Which outlet center is most convenient for you? Find out here!
In the slide show above, you're viewing pictures of exciting Texas outlet malls where you can bargain-hunt for terrific deals on family clothing, accessories, and housewares. What factory outlet centers are close to your home or office? You'll find a list of the tempting malls awaiting you in the list below!
Outlet Malls in & near the Dallas/Ft Worth Metroplex
--ALLEN PREMIUM OUTLETS: Located north of Dallas in the suburb of Allen, Texas, the Allen Premium Outlets are a modern outdoor mall featuring 100 popular store brands. Some enticing brand names at the Allen Premium outlet mall include Tommy Hilfiger, Juicy Couture, White House/Black Market, Kenneth Cole, Coach & Coach Men's outlets, and many others.
The Allen Premium Outlets address is 820 West Stacy Road, Allen, TX 75013; office phone number, (972) 678-7000. For further mall information and a list of stores, please visit our Allen Premium Outlets page.
--GAINESVILLE OUTLET SHOPS: North of Dallas/Ft Worth area...in fact, close to the Oklahoma border on I-35...you'll find the small-but-attractive Gainesville Outlet Shops. This is quite an attractive outlet center, but it has many vacancies due to the fact that the population surrounding the mall is fairly small. If you're in the area, you may wish to stop in to take a peek. If you're visiting in a motor home, you may even stay the night at the mall's RV park! The Gainesville outlet mall's address is 4321 N I-35, Gainesville, TX 76240; office phone number, (940) 668-6092. For further info, here's the www.GainesvilleOutletShops.com website
---GRAPEVINE MILLS MALL: No matter what the weather may be like, you may shop in climate-controlled comfort at the huge, indoor Grapevine Mills Mall. Technically speaking, it's not simply an outlet mall; it's a "hybrid" mall featuring both outlet stores, regular retail stores, restaurants, and a healthy mix of entertainment choices, too. With the mall's new Lego Discovery Center and Sea Life Aquarium (not to mention the Polar Ice Center and AMC Theaters) your kids will finally WANT to come shopping with you! Favorite brands here include Last Call Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue "Off 5th" outlet, Bass Pro Shop, Banana Republic outlet...and the area's only Abercrombie & Fitch outlet store...are among the dozens and dozens of popular store brands here.
The Grapevine Mills Mall's address is 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, TX 76051; office phone number is (972) 724-4900. To discover a list of stores, directions, and other mall info, please visit our Grapevine Mills Mall page.
--GRAND PRAIRIE PREMIUM OUTLETS, formerly the PARAGON OUTLETS GRAND PRAIRIE: It's big; it's beautiful; it's still nearly new....and it's already getting a new name! The Paragon Outlet Mall, which opened in August, 2012, is now a member of the Premium Outlets group. And with the change of ownership, the mall is in the process of getting a new name: the Grand Prairie Premium Outlets.
This large & modern outlet center became an instant success upon its opening. It's location is ideal, at the intersection of I-20 and SR 360, making it convenient both for out-of-town guests visiting Six Flags & the stadium complex, as well as local shoppers. Over 100 top-name outlet stores are open, including a Coach outlet, Bloomingdale's outlet, Michael Kors outlet, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue "Off 5th" outlet, Cole Haan outlet, J Crew outlet store, Banana Republic outlet, Nike factory store, Columbia Sportswear outlet, Gap outlet, True Religion outlet, and Tommy Hilfiger company store. For further info, please see the Grand Prairie Premium Outlets website.
--HILLSBORO, THE OUTLETS AT HILLSBORO: South of the Dallas-Ft Worth metroplex, you'll discover a small outlet mall that's handy for travelers heading to Waco, Austin and San Antonio. Located directly to the side of I-35...near gas stations and restaurants...stopping in at the Hillsboro outlet mall makes a convenient and interesting rest break from traveling. Stores here include a Gap Outlet, Rue 21, Osh Kosh B'Gosh, Lane Bryant outlet, Children's Place outlet, and others. The Outlets at Hillsboro address is 104 Interstate Highway 35 NE, Hillsboro, TX 76645; office phone number, 254-582-9205. For more mall information, you'll want to check out the www.OutletsAtHillsboro.com website.
---TERRELL TANGER OUTLETS: To the east of the Dallas suburbs lies a small to mid-sized outlet mall featuring about 30 outlet stores. Popular store brands include a Levi's outlet, Old Navy outlet store, Nike factory store, Gymboree outlet, and others. Several sit-down restaurants are available, and for entertainment, there's the Hometown Cinema.
The Terrell Tanger Outlet Mall's address is 301 Tanger Drive,
Terrell TX 75160, which is located quite conveniently for travelers at the Rt 34/Virginia St exit of Interstate 20. To explore the full list of shops and learn about current store discounts & sales, here's the Tanger Outlets--Terrell website.
Austin/San Antonio area outlet malls
--ROUND ROCK PREMIUM OUTLETS: Located north of Austin in the town of Round Rock, you'll enjoy shopping at nearly 125 of your favorite outlet stores here. Hill-country stonework and attractive landscaping make this outdoor mall as beautiful as it is functional. Favorite brands you'll discover on the mall's directory include DKNY, Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers, Polo Ralph Lauren, Kids Supercenter, and dozens more.
The Round Rock Premium Outlets address is 4401 North IH-35, Round Rock, TX 78664; and the mall's phone number is (512) 863-6688. To see our photos and review of this attractive outlet center & get more info about the stores offered here, please visit our Round Rock Premium Outlets page.
--SAN MARCOS PREMIUM OUTLETS: One of the largest and most upscale outlet centers in Texas is located not far south of Austin in the town of San Marcos. Featuring 140 outlet stores...many of which boast designer brand names...the San Marcos Premium Outlets are home to the central USA's only Gucci, Prada, La Perla, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, Loro Piana and Brahmin outlet stores. This impressive mall features distinctive architecture reminiscent of Italy's Venetian columns, plus a veritable ocean of free parking and a handy food court.
The San Marcos Premium Outlets address is 3939 South IH-35, San Marcos, TX 78666; office phone number, 512/396-2200. To see the exciting list of mall stores, view pictures and read our review, please visit our site's San Marcos Premium Outlets page.
--SAN MARCOS TANGER OUTLETS: Visitors to the town of San Marcos will be delighted to find a 2nd outlet center directly adjacent to the Premium Outlets described in the paragraph above! Incredibly, these two malls form one of the largest outlet shopping destinations in the entire USA! The San Marcos Tanger Outlets feature an array of 100 popular middle-class brands, including one of the very few Hollister outlet stores in Texas. Other brands you'll enjoy at the Tanger Outlets include Coldwater Creek, Cavender's Western Wear, Quiksilver, Old Navy, DC Shoes, Seiko Watch outlet, and dozens more.
The Tanger San Marcos address is 4015 S I-35, San Marcos, TX 78666; office phone number, 512/396-7446. To discover more mall information, see pictures & read our review, please visit our Tanger Outlets--San Marcos page.
Houston outlet centers
There are 4 outlet malls in metro Houston which you may enjoy visiting. Unfortunately, none of the three are within a quick driving distance of many Houston residents. The number and variety of stores, however, still make them attractive destinations for adventuresome bargain-hunters.
Here's the list--
Houston Premium Outlets, in Cypress
Katy Mills Mall in Katy
Outlets at Conroe in Conroe
Tanger Houston/Galveston in Texas City
These 4 outlet malls have already been discussed on one of our other pages, along with an index of "which stores are where" (to help you choose the best mall for your needs.) If you'd like, you may view this info on our Houston Area Outlets page.
We also have mall pictures and complete details about Katy Mills on our Katy Mills Mall page.
The new Tanger Houston/Galveston Outlet Mall opened in metro Houston in October, 2012! With its location directly off of I-45 (at the Holland Rd exit,) the new Tanger outlet mall is ultra-convenient for travelers between Houston and Galveston...and finally puts a good outlet center within reach of residents of the SE metro area. Stores include a wide variety of stores which will appeal to all ages, including Disney, Coach, Guess, American Eagle Outfitters, Nike, Michael Kors and dozens more (for a total of 80-90 famous brands.)
--OUTLET SHOPPES AT EL PASO: One of the Texas outlet centers that's the most popular with our readers is 'way out west in El Paso! The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso is a still-new...and quite attractive...outdoor mall featuring shaded walkways, pleasant landscaping, and vibrant colors. Dozens of popular outlet stores are available, including Ann Taylor, Quiksilver, VF Outlet, BCBG Max Azria, Chico's, Guess and Fossil.
The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso address is 7051 S Desert Blvd, Canutillo, TX 79835; office phone number, 915/877-3208. To discover mall information, view pictures & read our review, please visit our site's El Paso Outlet Mall page.
--RIO GRANDE VALLEY PREMIUM OUTLETS: This huge outdoor shopping center features a whopping 140 outlet stores, including most of the popular name brands many people seek. Store brands include Esprit, Burberry, Guess by Marciano, Hugo Boss, Betsey Johnson & dozens of others, as well.
The Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets address is 5001 East Expressway 83, Mercedes, TX 78570; office telephone number, (956) 565-3900. If you'd like to view the mall's directory, discover shopping hours, etc, here's a link to the Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets website.