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The Stanford Shopping Center

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Address: 680 Stanford Shopping Ctr, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1400
Phone Number: +1 650-617-8200
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Welcome to Stanford Shopping Center, Northern California's premier open-air...

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.

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Pleasant afternoon

A lot of shops, parking and food spots. I appreciated Muji shop and North Face, both full of items. Nike shop very little and limited choice because focused only on running... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Gianpaolo C
Milan, Italy
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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lot of shops, parking and food spots. I appreciated Muji shop and North Face, both full of items. Nike shop very little and limited choice because focused only on running products. Very competent guys at Sunglass Hut

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Solon, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

1. Shopping mall is huge and specious. 2. Like the Apple people servicing my need. 3. Microsoft store has good competent people helping my wife on her laptop, I think is hacked, and easy her frustration. 4. You can get a cup of coffe and sit down enjoying various international people, Africans, Asians, Europeans, Latin Americans and Middleeastern, walking by,... More 

Thank Ray H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this mall its in a prime location .. weather is awesome super clean great buys .. and weather was fantastic..

Thank Christina W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its still a bit messy as its under construction, When its all finished I'm sure it will be great This shopping center has all your typical stores. On a nice day its a lovely place for walking around a bit.

Thank barn10
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just an average N America shopping mall. They have all the popular brands, but not a wide selection of products. Limited choice of restaurants and cafes. Not very exciting shopping & dining experience. 10mins walk to Stanford University, which is a bonus detour.

Thank 144carac
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's nce and easy to hang around, many good retailer store, plenty place to sit after tiring shopping experience, and several dining option as well, recommend this marketplace

Thank SeetaChamba
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

EVEN THOUGH I sometimes Dont enjoy Shopping I have to stay This Stanford Shopping center is just so Nice every store in just so close and you may find mosly anything,Especially if you going to look for a gift for that sprecial Person Trully recomend

Thank Richard J
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here to shop around and find quick eats and was pleased to see that it was very clean. Took me a while to find parking though

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to walk around grab a bite or a cup of coffee. High end stores.kids friendly. Best in the afternoon

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shopping far away from the city life in scenic and encouraging ambiance is welcome to most of the people. At Stanford you will experience....

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