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The Stanford Shopping Center

680 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1400
+1 650-617-8200
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Great outdoor shopping centre

Loved wondering around this shopping center. It's quite sprawling but easy to walk around. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
San Francisco, California
via mobile

This is the best shopping center in Northern California. Easy to reach. Great selection of stores... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rene M
via mobile
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Welcome to Stanford Shopping Center, Northern California's premier open-air shopping and dining destination with Bloomingdale's, Macy's, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Wilkes Bashford and more than 140 world-class specialty stores, ranging from luxury brands to local favorites. Enjoy an extraordinary mix of restaurants and cafes from Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Max's Opera Café and The Melt, to Yucca de Lac and so many more. Shop the European Street Market for the freshest California produce and gourmet specialty foods. Breathtaking gardens, sculptures and fountains accent the garden environment that people come from all over the world to see. Stanford Shopping Center truly is a one of a kind experience. Whatever the season, it's always magically in bloom! Experience the garden of everything. Stanford Shopping Center. Stanford Shopping Center is located between El Camino Real and Sand Hill Rd. The Center situated in the heart of the Silicon Valley adjacent to the world renowned Stanford University Campus. Stanford Shopping Center serves the nearby affluent communities of Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Woodside, and Atherton.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“high end” (37 reviews)
“outdoor mall” (33 reviews)
“apple store” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
680 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1400
+1 650-617-8200
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved wondering around this shopping center. It's quite sprawling but easy to walk around. Lots of high end shops and a number of high street chains. Not really a place for bargain hunters but fun for shopping with friends.

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best shopping center in Northern California. Easy to reach. Great selection of stores. Love it

Thank Rene M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This mall has a nice collection of shopping. A great place to shop and window shop. Great options for dining. Nice place to spend an afternoon walking around.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't spend a great time in this mall but malls are not my usual "go to" places. It was Mothers Day and I met my kids there. They aren't actually kids any more. We walked around and shopped a little. The mall is outside...More

Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I could just walk around this lovely shopping mall all day! Almost did. It's got a really chilled out vibe. Great selection of shops with all the main department stores too.

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little high class in a few steps above the rest a lot of times you can't find special clothings or ties in stores but you will in this area. I bought a tie here for about 75 bucks I believe it was...More

Thank mdauth58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice shopping center, quite convenient for students living in the Stanford area. Can be reached by Stanford Marguerite free bus during weekdays - But not in the weekend. Several shops not always cheap, but worth looking for special sales during the year. Good selection of...More

Thank Erika B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was in tote with teenagers and many store staff were super friendly and didn't give us a bad time. There are charging stations for you mobile units. Lots of restaurants and if your going for cheap a McDonald's. We had California pizza kitchen for...More

Thank Marstips
Reviewed 19 May 2017

we had some time to kill and stopped by this mall. It's a very nice mall and well laid out. It has quite a bit of parking and in a very convenient location. We stopped by a pastry shop for some pastry and it was...More

Thank carlton96816
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

A good place to go if you want to enjoy the nice weather while you are shopping. A lot of selections, many more high end then others. If you are on a budget then chances are you will be doing more window shopping then actual...More

Thank acli
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