Shopping in Jamnagar
Willington Crecent & Chandni Bazar of Jamnagar
True to its name, Willington Crescent does look like a crescent, built in this form by Jam Ranjit Singh. It is indeed a shopper’s delight, for you get the famous Bandhani works, handicrafts, art pieces and many other stuffs. The most amazing fact about this place is that we can procure the goods from the artisans itself.
The area around the Jain temples is called Chandi Bazar. Chandi Bazar has some exclusive silver and gold jewellery here, which is usually made from hand of the skilled craftsmen. There are a few shops in this market which has antique jewelery too.
Various Other Markets of Jamnagar
Jamnagar Markets in fact portray the common over-crowded and busy market picture that you get to see in any other Indian markets. Just like any other markets in the country the market places in Jamnagar too are chaotic and stocked with almost every kind of goods you need to buy. A few famous kids store in the city are Deepak Dresses, Darsan Kids and Mens Wear, Liliput, Lizma Show Room. The famous Electronics store include Ketan Electronics, Billibird Electronics etc.
There are few optical stores in Jamnagar which include Vision Express,
Ronak Optician, qualified optician, Pooja Optician, lalwani Optics, Ravi
Opticals etc. The shoe stores in Jamnagar include Metro shoes
limited in Pancheshwar tower Road, Woodlands in Nehru Marg, city walk
in Teenbatti, Bon Bon shoes in Bedi Road etc. The book stalls in
Jamnagar include Vidya Bhawan book sellers and The west india agency in
Ranjit road, Patel book store in Jam jodhpur and Raja Book stall.There
are various interior decorators who deal in furniture and other
household stuffs, they are Decora Furniture, Designer furniture, Dream
Deco furniture, Laxmi steel furniture, Zuari furniture and unique
Shopping Malls in JamnagarThe tradition of going to shopping malls is not very evident in the people of Jamnagar as there are lot of street markets which has been going on for many decades not. Gradually the western culture of going to malls is coming in with few malls being built. The famous malls include, Crystal Mall and City Center. Some of the few brands in crystal malls are Woodlands, Nike, Cafe coffee day, Lotto, Reebok, Fab India, V.I.P. etc. There are also some big retails stores and Supermarket outlets like Big Bazaar, Pantaloons, Mega Mart, Reliance Retail, Vishal Mega Mart and Spencers located in Jamnagar today and young generation mostly is enticed towards these brands and towards impulsive shopping
Jamnagar is an upcoming city with a few retails brands already making it into the market but still the majority of the population prefer to shop on the roadside shops.