We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

450 Sutter Building

Is this your business?
450 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94108-4206
+1 415-434-6317
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Worth A Stop

Art Deco in your wheel house, then a stop at 450 Sutter is for you. Access to main floor lobby... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sandra98walter
,
Ontario, Canada
Decolicious

This is a nice example of an architecture form known as "art decoration" which looks totally dope... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2018
Alzor S
Read all 11 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Overview
More
Building designed by Timothy Pfleuger in the same art deco architectural style that was used for the Paramount Theatre.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 days ago
“Worth A Stop”
Jan 16, 2018
“Decolicious”
LOCATION
450 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94108-4206
Union Square
CONTACT
Website
+1 415-434-6317
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around San Francisco
from $120.80
More Info
from $124.40
More Info
from $110.00
More Info
from $192.50
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (11)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Art Deco in your wheel house, then a stop at 450 Sutter is for you. Access to main floor lobby only. Exterior plaquee located on left hand side of main doors, Located a block away from Union Square. Worth a quick stop on your next...More

Thank sandra98walter
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 16, 2018

This is a nice example of an architecture form known as "art decoration" which looks totally dope, especially now. Very pretty.

Thank Alzor S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed October 16, 2017

I noticed this building as we passed via the slow Hop on hop off bus although I did not notice it in the previous days passing fast by car. It is a great building dominating the area with its' art deco characteristics and it surely...More

Thank TERRAvelista
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Just a block from Union Square is this art deco masterpiece. Besides the lobby, you need to see it from a few blocks away in order to admire the majesty. Dentists offices.

1  Thank Thomas V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is one Art Deco building that is best appreciated from inside. The Mayan-themed lobby with its marble walls and bronze ceiling is as intricate and as beautiful as any I have ever seen (and I've seen quite a few). Thankfully, on my visit the...More

2  Thank MerelyATourist
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 8, 2016

The 450 Sutter Building is a massive concrete building and unless you ventured inside you would think it’s just another tall office tower building in the downtown area. Walk through these doors to truly admire all of the intricately carved Mayan figures on the ceilings...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 20, 2016

This is one of my favorite San Francisco buildings, because of its history and architecture. Built in 1929, the 26-floor structure was the first West Coast skyscraper designed to withstand an earthquake. Its architect -- Timothy Pflueger -- was inspired by the ancient Mayan culture...More

Thank Rumples
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 31, 2015

This tower is used as a medical offices but is famous for its Neo-Mayan Art Deco style. The building was designed Timothy L Pflueger and has an imposing exterior.

Thank PrestonGuild
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 4, 2014

If you are a fan of Art Deco buildings, this would be an interesting stop for you (and you would probably rate it higher than "3"). If you have a general interest in different types of buildings, do drop by if you have the time...the...More

Thank bbb57aolcom
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
A TripAdvisor Member
516
Reviewed December 29, 2003

Folks who admire great design and high style will enjoy the lobby of this building. With its gun metal grey and golden hiroglyphs it looks like The Matrix crossed with a Mayan temple. An outstanding piece of Art Deco design that's featured in many architecture...More

5  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
Mystic Hotel
1,172 reviews
.03 miles away
San Francisco Marriott Union Square
1,923 reviews
.04 miles away
Grand Hyatt San Francisco
5,193 reviews
.05 miles away
The Orchard Hotel
2,980 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Bouche
342 reviews
.05 miles away
Roxanne Cafe
865 reviews
.06 miles away
Last Drop Tavern
219 reviews
.06 miles away
Maru Sushi
424 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Macy’s Union Square
24 reviews
.09 miles away
Saks Fifth Avenue
41 reviews
.07 miles away
Notre Dame Des Victoires Church
16 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from 450 Sutter Building staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;