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Jefferson Parish Shopping Guide

Shopping in Jefferson Parish


There's a reason Jefferson Parish is one of the shopping capitals of Louisiana. With two major malls, specialty shops, and boutiques, you won't have any problem spotting great finds here! International travelers can take advantage of Louisiana Tax Free Shopping, receiving a refund on sales tax spent. 



Indulge in the best of both worlds—dining and shopping! Who doesn't love a good sip and shop? After exploring charming boutiques and shops, relax at one of the incredible dining spots throughout the parish. From cozy cafes to neighborhood bars & grills to gourmet restaurants, our local culinary scene lets you savor the flavor of the season.


CLICK HERE to explore our dining page.

Lakeside Shopping Center


With over 120 shops and eateries, you can spend all day shopping at Lakeside! The mall houses stores like Apple, Macy's, Dillard's, Lululemon, Sephora, LEGO, Free People, Victoria's Secret, Disney Store, M.A.C. Cosmetics, Michael Kors, and Zara, just to name a few! 

Clearview City Center


Anchored by Target, AMC Dine-In Theater, and Zea's Restaurant, this shopping center is currently undergoing a $100 million makeover featuring a new hotel, apartments, and an outdoor event space. The project is expected to add as many as 260 residential units to the 35-acre site, as well as restaurants, a budget hotel with a rooftop pool, and a number of new stores.

Oakwood Center


With 82 shops, including Dillard's and JC Penny, this mall on Jefferson Parish's Westbank offers an array of retail options across all price ranges, as well as dining, spas, a barbershop, and more.

Elmwood Shopping Center


Elmwood Shopping Center in Harahan is over 1 million square feet, making it one of the largest open-air shopping centers in Louisiana and one of the highest-performing regional shopping centers in the United States. Elmwood’s tenant anchors include Home Depot, Marshall’s, TJ Maxx, Hobby Lobby, Best Buy, Nike Outlet Store, J-Crew, Banana Republic, DSW, Ulta, Old Navy, World Market, and Michael’s Arts and Crafts. Not to mention numerous restaurants to taunt your taste buds! 

Shops on Seventeenth

Shops on Seventeenth

The Shops on Seventeenth, a vibrant outdoor shopping center nestled at the corner of Severn Avenue and 17th Street, offers an array of unique boutiques that offer a convenient shopping experience that caters to every style and taste. Boutiques include: Sweet Handkraft, The Purple Tiger Boutique, Blink Boutique, Christine's, Earth Potions, Mimi's, and more!

The shops are conveniently located at the corner of Severn Avenue and 17th Street, just north of the Lakeside Shopping Center, which features Macys, Dillards, Zara, and over 100 stores and eateries.

Manhattan Blvd.

Harvey Manhattan Blvd

Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish features many outdoor shopping complexes, along with staples like Burlington, Walmart, and Lowe's. Don't miss the Westbank Village Shopping Center, where you can shop for deals at Kirkland's, Marshalls, and Five Below. Manhattan Place features At Home, Target, Ross, K & G Fashion, and Lane Bryant. Catch a movie at the AMC Westbank Palace 15. Hungry? Manhattan Blvd. is peppered with a variety of eateries, from Vietnamese to local Louisiana fare.

Metairie Road

Boutique Shopping along Metairie Road

Metairie Road, a three-mile-long historic street, has evolved into a cultural district that blends upscale shopping, unique dining experiences, and community events. The bustling corridor, winding through quiet tree-lined streets and neighborhoods, creates an inviting atmosphere for all who visit. Steeped in a rich history that has flourished across generations, this special locale known as Old Metairie continues to exert its charm, drawing in both residents and visitors alike.

From upscale boutiques to housewares and antique shops, this shopping district is packed full of small businesses offering one-of-a-kind personal service.

Old Gretna


Head right across the river for some old-world charm in Old Gretna. Located right on the banks of the Mississippi River, it is one of Louisiana's largest historical districts. Stop by Fluerty Girl, a local company featuring a unique collection of carefully curated southern goods. Enjoy fresh local produce and crafts at the Gretna Farmers Market, every Saturday morning from 8:30am to 12:30pm. 

Fat City


This casual neighborhood right next to Lakeside Shopping Center, offers a welcoming mix of shopping. It features upscale boutiques, jewelry stores, bridal shops, spas, and more. When you’re ready for a break from shopping, refuel at one of Fat City's many local restaurants. If you have time, don't miss the unique murals peppered throughout this area.

Jefferson Parish Farmers Markets

Farmers Market

There are few things better than a great farmer's market. Walking among local vendors, tasting their products, and listening to local music is pretty much a perfect morning for everyone.

Get some of the best local seafood, fruits, vegetables, homemade goods, arts and crafts, and more at one of our many farmer's markets throughout Jefferson Parish. CLICK HERE to view our markets and #ShopLocal



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