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Embarcadero Center

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Address: Embarcadero at Battery, Financial District, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone Number: +1 415-772-0700
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00

With more than 125 stores on three levels, plus seasonal concerts,...

With more than 125 stores on three levels, plus seasonal concerts, festivals or art displays for the enervated shopper.

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Good activity if it rain...

There are shopping outlets, eateries and The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf! Check out the movie theatres if you are interested. It provides an alternative from Ferry Buildling and the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went during the day to the holiday ice skating rink at the Embarcadero. It gets busier at night. Its a fun place to go. The Embarcadero Center is also fun to shop at, dine at, and go to movies. Christmas decorations were up.

Thank mini
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very comfortable, nice movie theatre. So much nicer than the Sundance Kabuki. I highly recommend it. Chairs are assigned so that you do not have to rush to the theatre early to sit in a good location. Staff is very polite and considerate. Very clean. I especially like that the previews are not shown with an elevated volume like in... More 

Thank misanthropicdreamer
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A nice shopping area on a Sunday. Not too crowded with good shops. The centre is close to the Ferry Building and is an easy stroll down Market from the busier shopping centres.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

There are shopping outlets, eateries and The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf! Check out the movie theatres if you are interested. It provides an alternative from Ferry Buildling and the market outside.

Thank Enhan
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Nice place to shop local, but it is a bit too pricey. Nevertheless I advise everyone visiting the bay area to check this place out!

Thank emmellyyy
Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

A very nice place to go shopping, all kinds of shops to choose from. Wonderful people to help you, and great places to have lunch.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We went to two movies at different theatres at the Embaracadero Centre. One was a larger theater and the other much smaller. Both had very comfortable seating which provided unobstructed viewing. Being able to purchase wine or beer to enjoy while viewing the movie was a nice option.

Thank 135Olive
San Francisco, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Outlined in lights at times of the year, filled with business types doing their thing. On the ground floor there lots of shops and places to grab something to eat. The second floor is the same and there is even a movie theater in the complex. Very urban .

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

This is right next to the Hyatt Regency and seems to be the international place to come. There are street stalls lining the road up to here and there is a statue in honour of Abraham Lincoln. There is a side street with all all these restaurants - there is Thai Fod, There is curry with crepes. There is Crystal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

We decided to partake in the 50th Super Bowl Experience, Lots of people enjoying the festivities. San Fransisco you can be proud of a job well done. The security was visible and reassuring. Plenty of bars and food venues. big stages with music pumping .

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Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s version of Wall Street. The rush of business people make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of historic and contemporary architecture, including the iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours, bars and restaurants quickly fill up with happy hour revelers. Stocks aren’t the only kind of market being followed, the Ferry Building Marketplace on the Embarcadero is a gourmet food emporium and farmers market that will satisfy anyone working up an appetite.
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