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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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Enjoyable but Expensive

This center is marked by beautiful walks and wide green areas with great flow arrangement. Wide... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Everything I wanted was there great place for Christmas gift

All the good things are there. All the brands and best quality. I got all the Christmas gifts I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alajuela, Costa Rica
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What Makes It Special
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.
Opens in 21 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
680 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1400
+1 650-617-8200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This center is marked by beautiful walks and wide green areas with great flow arrangement. Wide array of shopping but generally expensive. There are many restruarent and cafeteriaa Excellent place for families

Thank ismails118
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the good things are there. All the brands and best quality. I got all the Christmas gifts I needed. Did not have to drive long to get there and got everything I was looking for. Baby clothing / Men and Women GAP stores/ Shoes...More

Thank 736leonardoq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful that we only recently started frequenting because so many of the stores are very high end. As the kids get older—this is what they like, though 😂. I love that they have true food kitchen and some other healthy restaurants. The...More

Thank Maguerite J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a rather pretty outdoor mall. You walk from store to store outside, rather than enclosed, so you may need a jacket on a cool/cold night. Most of the stores are specialty higher end stores. The mall also contains bakeries and restaurants and plenty...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of high end shops and great atmosphere for families. Especially nice at Christmas with all the decorations and bargains

Thank KokinuKiwi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't get me wrong. I prefer a good physical retail experience over online ordering, but I haven't had one recently, and Stanford mall is no exception. The number of boarded up shops makes you feel the mall is preparing for a hurricane. Adding insult to...More

Thank Florian G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Various places. Good for lunch across from Stanford. However, parking is really a pain. You may spend 30 mins till someone leaves and gets a spot. Very limited area.

1  Thank BuffalonianBuffalo
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I had meeting in Menlo Park and Palo Alto but I had lunch time free so figured I would spend some time at the mall and get a bite to eat. It was a good choice. Nice outdoor mall and lots of shops and restaurants...More

Thank Mac D
Reviewed 4 December 2017

If you don't like shopping and you were forced to go, or even if you needed to shop but you also wanted to enjoy the nice weather, it doesn't get much nicer than Stanford shopping centre. It's beautifully manicured flower patches, and even the odd...More

Thank ObservantEscapades
Reviewed 1 December 2017

nevertheless there isn't much areas like this in Bay.. good as a small area shopping center. you can find almost all mid-high brands but with limited stocks...

Thank Song Y
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