Gold Souk Grande is a large shopping mall in Kochi. It was inaugurated in March 2011. With an area of 5,00,000 square feet this is one of the largest malls in Kerala. The Mall is an arm of the Gold Souk chain which operates shopping malls across the country and a part of Gurgaon based business firm Aerens Gold Souk Group led by Mr. Surender Dutta. The Gold Souk Grande is their first venture in Kerala and is designed by Ajit Associates, a renowned architect group. It is located near Vyttila, a busy satellite town of Kochi.
The Mall is the first shopping mall in South India specialising in the Wedding concepts, serving the wedding shoppers. It has a gold souk offering leading jewellery brands from all over the globe and four major wedding apparels stores. The first Kerala showroom of retailer Pantaloon is located here. Kochi's first Big Bazaar, also the biggest in Kerala, is also located here. For the foodies, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) has opened their first outlet in Kerala here.
The mall is a battleground of more than 200 global brands. The big names in Anchor shopping Pantaloons, Spencers, Big Bazaar and Fun Republic have their showrooms here. Food Bazaar, the grocery biggie also has rolled out an outlet. The Luxury brands include Mont Blanc, Omega, Longines, Tag Heuer, Tissot and Rado. E-Zone, RPG and Mobile Store fill up the electronic section. For the Sportswear Nike and Reebok are there. The garments section is filled by Partha's, Seema's, Deepak Garments, Manyawar, Reid & Taylor, Raymonds, Bombay Dyeing, Levi's, John Players, Koutons, Sting, Genisis Basic, Moustache, Blackberry, Liliput and Catmoss. Smart Opticals and GKB Lens have launched their showrooms here.
For the footwear, Bags & Luggage needs Bata, Kobbler, American Tourister, Samsonite and Outlook are there. Choices in Watches extend to Sulaiman's Watch House, Citizen, Swiss Time House, Timex, Glitz, Archie's and Reynolds. The reputed Home Decoration group Welspum also has a showroom. Apart from all these what differentiates the mall from others is the abundance of jewellers.
Bhima, Josco, Alappat Gold, Kalyan, Malabar Gold, Sky Jewellery, VNM, Kuzhalanattu Jewellery, Palathara Jewellery, Revathy Jewellers, Kiri Diamond, Zodiac Temple, Adora, Orra, Hazoorilal Jewellers, Bhola Sons Jewellery, Avenue Montaigne, Aspiros, Chains & Bangles, B.C. Sen Jewellers, Premji Valji Jewellers, KIAH, Cygnus, Navratna, Carbon, Nakshatra, Asmi, D'Damas, Ciemme, Urge, Agni, Sangini, Ace, Belamore, Diti,Gabrielle, G-Wild, Instyle, Ishtaa, Kaama, Lucera, Moh, Nirvana and Ishis are ready to showcase their collections. It's the crowd pulling feature of the mall.
The mall offers a lot to the foodies. The most important feature is a premium multicuisine restaurant named 24 Carats. It is a themed restaurant that facilitates candlelight dinners and wedding buffets. The mall also has the first Kerala outlet of KFC Restaurant. Apart from this, Gold Souk Grande has a great
Food Court that houses the iconic brands Pizza Hut, Chicking Royal, Subway Sandwichs, Everyday Fresh which serves Indian Food, Coffee Beanz Cafe, Bake My Days specialises in Breads and Bakery, CookieMan that serves Cookies and Creams, Baskin Robbins Ice Cream & Shakes, Lazza Ice Creams and Mini Mint Ice Creams.
Q Cinemas, a venture of OSR Cinemas operates a 4 screen multiplex with a total seating capacity of about 1,200 seats. Designed in an international format, the layout of the multiplex is classy and ultra-modern having a most contemporary look. To make the experience unforgettable, they employs 10K projection equipment, impressive acoustics, crystal clear visual graphics, JBL digital surround sound system, state of the art interiors, plush carpeting, uber-comfortable remote controlled electronic recliner seats, roomy aisles and more. Ticket rates range from Rs 80 to 200. Other features of the multiplex include a designed play area for kids, special rooms for infant feeding and nappy changing. For the old and disabled people, there are wheel chairs with an attendant who will receive and escort them to their seats. The tickets can be booked through the internet, phone (IVR), SMS, self vending kiosks. There will be other leisure features also. A gaming zone run by Boomerang Ventures, a bowling alley , snooker pool and adult game center operated by Amoeba group are to be noted. The first branded baby care and kids play center in Kerala operated by B-Activ Kidz is also a prominent feature.
Address: 3rd Floor, Ponnurunni, Vytilla PO,
Kochi– 682019, Kerala.