Shopping Malls in Columbia SC

Columbia is home to several indoor malls as well as plazas and shopping centers with a mix of national and local retailers and restaurants. For the best Columbia South Carolina shopping, check out our incredible businesses below. Or, if you'd like more information on a specific mall, scroll the page to find details including shops, nearby dining, locations, and more. 

Columbia’s largest mall is Columbiana Centre, located a short drive up Interstate 26 in Harbison. The mall is anchored by Belk, Dillard’s, and J.C. Penney, with around 100 additional stores, boutiques, and restaurants. At Columbiana, you'll also find Dave and Buster’s, a 60,000 square foot “eatertainment” complex where people of all ages can have a blast.

Just miles from downtown Columbia, shoppers can enjoy two outdoor shopping centers, Cross Hill Market and Trenholm Plaza, both of which offer local and national shops and restaurants, and plenty of neighborhood hospitality. Cross Hill is home to Ulta and Whole Foods and several casual restaurants, including Thai, Mediterranean, and barbecue options. Foodies are flocking there for Duck Donuts, a specialty shop offering made-to-order confections that taste as good as they look on Instagram.


Trenholm Plaza is anchored by Fresh Market and Publix, and is peppered with smaller specialty stores, including Anthropologie, Ivy & Leo, Fabrik, and Scout and Molly. At Trenholm Plaza, you can shop for a couple of hours, grab a quick coffee at Starbucks, shop some more, and enjoy an outdoor dinner at Tazza or BLD Diner with chef-driven menus and wine lists to complement them.

In Northeast Columbia, the Village at Sandhill is a favorite for shoppers who like to get it all done in one place and enjoy the weather while they’re at it. The outdoor shopping center has something for everyone, including clothing for the whole family, fine jewelry and art, a movie theater, home goods, and plenty of great restaurants for when you’re ready to take a break and refuel for more shopping.

Columbia’s malls and shopping centers have everything you need when you’re craving a day of fabulous finds, gracious hospitality, and plenty of fun.