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Cermak Plaza Shopping Center

Cermak Road and Harlem Avenue, Berwyn, IL
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Classic strip mall still busy but some charm lost to history

This is a classic strip mall, but one that remains relatively vibrant. It just lost Meier as one of... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Derrick M
,
Riverside
At best, an average shopping center

In some respects, the spindle of cars was this shopping center's 15 minutes (actually, 19 years) of... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Allen21096
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Terrible25%
23 Apr 2017
“At best, an average shopping center”
6 Sep 2017
“Classic strip mall still busy but some charm lost to history”
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Cermak Road and Harlem Avenue, Berwyn, IL
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a classic strip mall, but one that remains relatively vibrant. It just lost Meier as one of the anchors, but I would expect it to get replaced. Fine as a strip mall, but its real charm is the public artwork the owner installs...More

Thank Derrick M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

In some respects, the spindle of cars was this shopping center's 15 minutes (actually, 19 years) of fame. But now that the spindle has been removed, it is just a shopping center, that does nothing extraordinary. The car spindle, shown in the picture, was erected...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 18 June 2015

The plaza still has its old signs which is great if you're going there for nostalgia, but man, getting rid of the Spindle was utter ridiculousness as it brought people to the plaza. There's a ghost of a paved over rectangle where the wonderful piece...More

1  Thank RachelAdventures
Reviewed 4 March 2014

lots of store but there snow plowing need help as the block a lot of parking and should push snow out more

1  Thank glendar10
Reviewed 29 June 2013

After seeing sights and enjoying some great restaurants, my girlfriend wanted to do some shopping. Since she was patient with me, and I owed her some time. I remembered this shopping plaza, so we went there. She loved some of the small clothing stores there,...More

Thank TonyM_WorldTraveler
Reviewed 6 March 2013

The stores are just so so. When they started building in the old service merchandise building I was hoping for amazing things but another grocery store. At least Mariano's would have been great but Meijers???

Thank Robbin K
Reviewed 25 September 2012

To quote a yelper: "I am not going to go into the tirade that I would like to about the city of Berwyn, the plaza management, and Walgreens but the dismantleing of the spindle is really a shame. I will miss you!" Another: "Oh Spindle,...More

1  Thank TwinBritts
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Lot's of very nice places to eat. Take your pick, Very crowded shopping center on a Saturday Night. They are located on the outside of the shopping center, which means you don't even have to go inside the mall.

Thank BuckyBadger_62
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