Shopping in Matosinhos
Stop planning and start exploring Matosinhos, Porto! There is no shortage of options for a few good hours spent shopping in Porto. In and around the city there are several large shopping centres, such as the Shopping Cidade do Porto, the central Via Catarina, the Norteshopping or the Arrábida Shopping in Vila Nova de Gaia, providing international brands including Zara, H&M or Massimo Dutti.
Also in Gaia, the El Corte Inglês provides a comprehensive range of brands, from the most affordable to the most exclusive. The most prominent shop in Mar Shopping, in Matosinhos, is IKEA. These malls also include supermarkets. MAR Shopping the largest shopping centre in Northern Portugal.
Under IKEA Centres responsibility, MAR Shopping opened on 16th October 2008 and it is the largest European Shopping Centre of IKEA Group. It is located in an area of confluence of road accesses and has an area of influence of 2.8 million people. 210 stores distributed for over 100.000m2 of gross lettable area, of which 36.600m2 belong to the Matosinhos IKEA store, open since July 2007. With an innovative concept, where the entrance atrium is shared with the Matosinhos IKEA store, MAR Shopping is divided in two floors, 4.000m2 of restaurants and 5.100 exclusive parking places. FNAC, Jumbo, Rádio Popular, Cinemas NOS, Inditex Group (Zara, Pull & Bear, Massimo Dutti, Bershka, Stradivarius, Oysho, Lefties and Uterque), H&M, Sfera (El Corte Inglês Group) and SportZone are some of the brands present in the largest commercial space of the north of Portugal.
With 267 stores at your disposal, NorteShopping brings together several nationally and internationally renowned brands. Here you will easily be able to find everything you’re looking for. The hard part will be to choose what you like the most. It is a shopping centre with unique features and an incredible variety of offer. It has over 30 restaurants, 8 cinema screens, 1 Information Desk on the ground floor, Personalised VIP Parking Service, Childcare...