Avalon Mall - Today

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The Avalon Mall is considered "The Mall" in Newfoundland and Labrador and is a popular tourist destination, particularly among residents of the numerous small rural communities in eastern Newfoundland. While there are other malls in St. John's and the surrounding areas, most are much smaller. Moreover, while consolidation and the rise of the power centre have meant that many other St. John's malls have approached dead mall status, the Avalon Mall remains fully occupied by retail tenants.

The mall has 2,900 parking spaces which includes underground parking and ground parking. Most parking spaces are located around the perimeter of the mall but there is also a large parking lot on O'Leary Avenue where a pedestrian overpass links the parking lot to the mall. A McDonald's restaurant with drive-thru is in the mall's parking lot on Kenmount Road; this was built some time after 2000 to compensate for the closing of its previous location further up Kenmount Road, which has been demolished and is now the site of the Capital Hotel, which opened in 2004.

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