Best Malls in the Bay Area

These Shopping Centers/Malls were voted the Bay Area’s 2020 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Westfield Valley Fair. Department stores and big brand name boutiques, restaurants and more. 2855 Stevens Creek Blvd., Santa Clara. 408-248-4451.

Silver: Westfield Oakridge. 925 Blossom Hill Road, San Jose. 408-578-2912.

Bronze: Santana Row. 377 Santana Row, San Jose. 408-551-4611.


Gold: Hillsdale Shopping Center. Features Nordstrom and Macy’s, plus more than 100 specialty stores and restaurants. 60 31st Ave., San Mateo. 650-345-8222.

Silver: Serramonte Shopping Center. Highway 280 and Serramonte Boulevard, Daly City. 650-301-3360.

Bronze: The Shops at Tanforan. 1150 El Camino Real, San Bruno. 650-873-2000.

San Francisco/Marin

Gold: Westfield San Francisco Centre. Major department stores and big-name brands, a movie theater, restaurants and cafes comprise this nine-level shopping center in downtown San Francisco. 865 Market St., San Francisco. 415-512-6776.

Silver: Laurel Village. California Street between Locust and Spruce streets, San Francisco.

Bronze: Stonestown Galleria. 3251 20th Ave., San Francisco. 415-759-2626.

East Bay

Gold: Bay Street Emeryville. This outdoor shopping center offers everything from clothing to home décor, plus restaurants and a multiscreen movie theater. 5616 Bay St., Emeryville, 510-655-4002.

Silver: Broadway Plaza. 1275 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek. 925-939-7601.

Bronze: Stoneridge Shopping Center. 1 Stoneridge Mall Road, Pleasanton. 925-737-4100.