Saturday, July 13, 2024

Experience Big City Fun: 10 Reasons Why SM City Caloocan Will Be Your New Favorite Mall

Experience Big City Fun: 10 Reasons Why SM City Caloocan Will Be Your New Favorite Mall

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From something familiar to something totally new, there is a lot to discover at the newest hangout spot in the metro.

Get ready for BIG CITY FUN in the heart of Caloocan! SM City Caloocan has arrived!

We have BIG news, Caloocan! SM Supermalls is officially OPEN in the heart of the city, right across from the Caloocan Sports Complex. Getting here is a breeze, whether you take the bus, train, or car! We have a massive 1,237 parking spaces (including charging stations for your e-vehicles!), and for our eco-conscious shoppers, we also have a designated bike parking area. Plus, a convenient transport terminal is located nearby for easy access from all points of the city.

But hold on, the awesomeness doesn’t stop there! Inside SM City Caloocan, you’ll be blown away by the incredible variety of stores, entertainment options, and fun activities. Get ready for a Mall-ing experience that’ll leave you wanting more!

And guess what? We’ve got a new BFF in town! Meet Cali, the coolest Gen Z panda you’ll ever see. Keep your eyes peeled for Cali on exciting adventures throughout the mall! Still not convinced? Well, you’ll just have to come see for yourself! Stay tuned for more exciting details…

Here are our Top 10 reasons why you should visit SM City Caloocan right now:

  1. It’s a “shop-’til-you-drop” haven

SM City Caloocan is a shopping paradise with 94,000 square meters of space, featuring a wide range of brands to suit every taste and style.

The SM Store is your one-stop shop for the latest fashion, shoes, bags, accessories, furniture, and appliances. Plus, enjoy a coffee from the in-store Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf branch while you shop. 

For timeless clothing pieces that are perfect for the Caloocan climate, Uniqlo offers everything you need to look and feel your best. From comfy LifeWear™ BraTops that provide effortless support and style, to breezy AIRism™ shirts that keep you cool and comfortable on hot days, Uniqlo has a wide selection of essentials.

Looking to express your unique style? Penshoppe, a beloved local brand, is your one-stop shop for all things trendy. From classic plain tees that are perfect for layering to statement-making graphic prints that showcase your personality, Penshoppe offers a wide variety of clothing to suit your vibe.

  1. It’s a playground for the kids

SM City Caloocan is more than just a shopping destination, it’s a hub for all things fun and exciting especially for the kids.

Kidzoona is where education meets entertainment, offering interactive play areas that promote learning through play. Kids can explore, imagine, and create in a safe, engaging environment, while parents relax and watch their little ones grow.

We also have Tom’s World, where kids can enjoy endless arcade fun and earn tickets to exchange for amazing prizes like toys, gadgets, and memorable collectibles.

  1. It’s a foodie paradise

Craving food after all the shopping and pampering? SM City Caloocan offers a wide selection of restaurants to satisfy any craving.

For Japanese cuisine, Botejyu’s specialty is its okonomiyaki and okosoba, but their bento boxes (like their Sakura or Tokyo bento) or their ramen sets (like Ramen Karaage or Ramen Amiyaki Pork sets) are certainly must-trys to!

Another Japanese gem: Marugame Udon Witness the magic of fresh udon made daily in their open kitchen & create your personalized noodle masterpiece with customizable broths & toppings.

Yellow Cab’s piping hot Half Moon Pizzas are perfect for on-the-go, available in various flavors (classic Hawaiian, Pepperoni, Four Cheese, BBQ Chicken, Creamy Sriracha Chicken, and Patty Melt) for PHP 159 each.

Elliot Bar & Restaurant, a Caloocan staple, is where it feels like happy hour all day everyday, especially with their delicious offerings of Filipino favorites like Lechon Kawali, Bulalo, Chicken Inasal, Chopsuey, and Pinakbet, to name a few.

  1. It is where cinephiles can catch the latest blockbusters

The SM Cinemas at SM City Caloocan feature three theaters, each with a capacity of 270 moviegoers.

Equipped with state-of-the-art laser projection technology, these cinemas ensure pixel-perfect quality for every film. Coupled with the powerful Dolby 7.1 surround sound system, every dialogue and sound effect is crystal clear. Moviegoers will also enjoy spacious legroom and soft-cushioned seats for the ultimate viewing comfort. For an even more luxurious experience, Premium Opus Glide Seats are available, making it feel like you’re watching a movie in the comfort of your own home.

Beat the heat this May and catch these blockbusters today at SM City Caloocan!

  1. It has a Sky Plaza

Just outside SM Cinema, you’ll find the perfect spot to chill and enjoy the mall’s cool, air-conditioned breeze: The Sky Plaza. This indoor oasis combines retail and relaxation, featuring tall ceilings and plenty of windows that let in natural light, creating an airy vibe.

The Sky Plaza also has a number of Instagrammable spots, including the big and bright letter blocks that will surely liven up your feed. The abundance of greenery enhances the calming atmosphere, making it an ideal place to unwind and enjoy peaceful moments amidst your shopping spree.

Sky Plaza wins for foodies too! The SM Foodcourt offers homey Filipino dishes and global flavors, from Korean BBQ to sizzling DIY meals. No long wait, just delicious finds!

  1. It has the giant Cali, where you can go say hello and take a selfie

Capture the perfect memories with a fun selfie at the mall! Meet Cali, the adorable panda companion, ready to pose with you.

Find Cali near the mall’s main entrance or at various pit stops around the area.

Don’t miss Cali’s IG Pod at the Sky Plaza or the cute peeking Cali above. With its colorful outfit and adorable face, Cali guarantees the perfect backdrop for your Insta posts or TikTok videos.

  1. It is where you can stock up on all you daily essentials

From wet goods to dry ones, bath soaps, laundry detergents, snacks, and all other food items that the family will need, the SM Supermarket at SM City Caloocan keeps everything fresh and readily available. With a wide variety of products, exceptional quality, and competitive prices, it’s the perfect one-stop shop for all your household needs. Whether you’re stocking up on essentials or picking up ingredients for a special meal, the SM Supermarket ensures that you have everything you need conveniently under one roof.

  1. It is where your wellness has a home

At SM City Caloocan’s Wellness Space, you’ll discover a variety of options to enhance your well-being.

Idara Aesthetics, now open with its 10th branch, offers a wide range of treatments aimed at achieving healthy, radiant skin. Right next door, Brow Lounge ensures your kilay is always on fleek!

Additionally, The Medical City Clinic is available for consultations and lab tests, providing convenient and efficient healthcare services all in one location.

And just one level down from the Wellness Space, you’ll find Watsons, your go-to destination for affordable skincare and beauty products, as well as quality vitamins and medicines.

  1. It is a hub for all-things gadgets

At the SM Cyberzone, you can upgrade to the latest mobile phones, tablets, or even PCs!

With a variety of top tech brands—like Power Mac Center, Samsung, and Oppo, to name a few—and the newest gadgets available on the market, you’ll find everything you need to stay connected and up-to-date with the latest technology trends.

  1. It has good spots to sip coffee and chill

After a full day of malling, it’s nice to wind down with a good cup of coffee and some pastries to boot.


Head to J.CO Donuts & Coffee at the ground level near the mall entrance for a delightful Alcapone donut and an Iced JCOccino Affogato – the perfect reward after a day of shopping.

Craving bibingka? BBK Bibingka & Coffee has you covered with their CheeseMax, Ube Keso, or OG bibingka options, best paired with their Matcha Latte.

And for a classic treat, don’t miss the egg tarts at After Tree Dessert Cafe, complemented by their new Honeycomb series drinks: Honeycomb Latté, Honeycomb Mocha, and Honeycomb Choco. The perfect balance of sweetness from the honeycomb and the bitterness of coffee or chocolate creates a match made in taste heaven.

SM City Caloocan offers a variety of reasons for a fun-filled day out. It comes complete with all the stores, restaurants, and even experiences that will surely make you feel the big city mall difference. So, whether you’re looking for a place to run your errands, meet up with friends, or spend precious moments with the fam, SM City Caloocan is your big fun wonderland right in the heart of the vibrant Caloocan where both North and South meet.

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, TikTok, Instagram, and X to stay updated with all the latest news and happenings here at SM Supermalls. You can also check the updated entry guidelines and mall hours for 2024 here. Visit SM City Caloocan today!