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865 Market St. at Fifth St., San Francisco, CA (SoMa)
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Ranked #43 of 221 shopping in San Francisco
Type: Department Stores
Description: This famous upscale department store is especially known for its high-quality service.
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Melbourne, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Once you have taken in the glamour of Nordstrom, cross the road to Nordstrom Rack and do your buying there. The Rack has amazing bargains and far superior to TJ Maxx in Harrison Street. I never pay full price when overseas and the fashion is at least two seasons ahead. If you are a shopper or have teenage girls, the... More

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Nieuwendijk, The Netherlands
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254 reviews 254 reviews
132 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Beautifully decorated and very large department store in the Westfield Centre in the heart of San Francisco. Lots of choice and friendly service. For almost every budget there is something to find here.

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Fremont, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
21 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I gave my wife the 6 hour luxury treatment at around $500 including tax AND tip. She was delighted. The atmosphere is modern art deco and the experience includes lunch. She received a foot bath, algae wrap, massage, manicure, pedicure, facial, etc. All services she received were excellent. One of the things that Nordstrom pays particular attention to is hygiene... More

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Boise, Idaho
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112 reviews 112 reviews
33 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

We had lunch in the Bistro Grill (top floor of Nordstrom's). If you are jonesin' for their signature Seattle Flagship Basil Tomato Soup, you won't find it on the menu. Crab Bisque and it's divine! Also had the poke and the pommel frites with rosemary truffle oil. The waitstaff is perfect to a fault taking care of any needs. Shopping... More

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Chico, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
5 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012 via mobile

In San Francisco for the weekend and doing some shopping. I decided to look at a few wedding dresses since I need one in 5 weeks. I found a white dress in the special occasion section. Then a few that were bridal clearance. The gal finally talked to me but only to ask if I had an appointment. I said... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

you forget about those traditional repetitive department stores. this one is joyful. and elegnat perhaps their sales reps are joyful! and the corridors and hallways are fun to the extent of crowning your visit with coffee at the bar upstairs.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Went during the bi-annual sale and had a wonderful time!

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Lancashire, England
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203 reviews 203 reviews
42 attraction reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011 via mobile

Went here looking for Fd jeans, they do not stock them but did have NYDJeans. These are a fraction of the price you would pay in the UK . Ayesha helped me to find my size and arranged for them to be shortened within the hour. I was so impressed I returned the next day to purchase another pair. Ayesha... More

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Berkeley, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
8 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

Easily accessible from Powell St Bart, Nordstrom is located in the gorgeous Westfield mall. Everything in this store is beautifully laid out and organized. I was highly impressed with the attentive, but not pushy, customer service. Particular kudos to Karen in the Jo Malone cologne section who could not have been sweeter or more helpful. I also appreciated how clean... More

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