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You Can Bring Your Pups To These California Shopping Centers

Retail therapy is better with your furry friend! Your pup will be supportive of every purchase you make and will love spending time with you as you enjoy some outdoor dining on a sunny afternoon. In this article, you’ll find some of the most enjoyable, pet-friendly malls or shopping centers throughout California. Besides The Grove or Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles, what other shopping destinations do locals and tourists love to visit with their pups? Keep on reading to find out!


Broadway Plaza

Address: 1275 Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

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Broadway Plaza is a premier shopping center located in Walnut Creek, California. This outdoor shopping mall features a mix of high-end and casual retailers, dining options, and entertainment venues. The mall is pet-friendly, with plenty of green spaces and outdoor seating areas, making it a great place to bring your furry friend while you run errands or enjoy a day out. Broadway Plaza also offers designated pet relief areas, making it a convenient and comfortable shopping destination for pet owners.

Walnut Creek is a city in Northern California, about 24 miles from San Francisco. Looking to explore the Bay Area and its surrounding cities? Check out these pet-friendly hotels in San Francisco and book through Romingo for $0 in pet fees!


Santana Row

Address: 377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128

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Santana Row in San Jose is a great place for pet-friendly, family shopping. With a variety of shops and restaurants, it’s easy to find something for everyone, including your furry friends. In addition, the open-air design has expanded to include a large variety of retail shops, entertainment venues, and delicious eats. You’ll find plenty of parking and grassy areas for your pup to run and stretch. A few specific shops and restaurants that welcome pets are Saks Fifth Avenue, Pinkberry, and Left Bank Brasserie.

We recommend the Doubletree by Hilton San Jose and Hyatt Place San Jose Downtown for pet-friendly accommodations during your visit to San Jose. You’ll save up to $75 in pet fees when you book through Romingo. No hidden costs, plus you’ll enjoy flexible cancellations!

Stanford Shopping Center

Address: 660 Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto, CA 94304

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Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto is a pet-friendly destination that features a wide range of shopping and dining options. The outdoor shopping center offers plenty of room for pets to stretch their legs, and there are plenty of pet-friendly stores and restaurants. You’ll find all major retailers like Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdale’s along with popular contemporary stores and a melting pot of restaurants.

The shopping center is situated in the heart of Silicon Valley, near the affluent communities of Palo Alto, Menlo Park, and Woodside.

Fashion Island

Address: 401 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Fashion Island in Newport Beach is a popular shopping destination for pet owners because of its proximity to the beach and nearby cities of Costa Mesa and Irvine where there is a lot to see and eat. The outdoor shopping center offers plenty of room for pets to roam and explore, making it a great place for a day out with your furry friends or to wind down after a visit to the beach. Some specific shops and restaurants to check out include Nordstrom, Pressed Juicery, and True Food Kitchen (a local favorite!). You can hop on over to the Irvine Spectrum Center to experience another outdoor pet-friendly mall that features many family-friendly attractions (have you seen the ferris wheel?) and pet-friendly stores.

Romingo has no shortage of pet-friendly hotels in Orange County! Check out our complete list of hand-selected pet-friendly properties HERE.

One Paseo

Address: 3725 Paseo Pl, San Diego, CA 92130

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One Paseo in San Diego is a luxurious shopping center that offers a variety of curated shops and restaurants, and also plenty of green, open space for pets and children to play. The outdoor shopping center is most notable for its stellar dining options and coffee shops. It’s a great spot for happy hour or catching up with friends. You’ll also find plenty of parking access during busy weekends.

San Diego is an ideal coastal city to visit with your dog! This coastal city boasts many pet-friendly hotels which you can find HERE for $0 in pet fees through Romingo.

Otay Ranch Town Center

Address: 2015 Birch Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91915

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Otay Ranch Town Center located in Chula Vista is a wonderful pet-friendly mall in California that features an open space food pavilion, accessible parking, water bowls for pups throughout the mall, and even a nearby doggy park. You’ll find all the staple retail shops at this town center along with AMC Theatres, Planet Fitness, and more.

To best explore Chula Vista and nearby cities, we recommend staying at one of these pet-friendly hotels in San Diego!

Westfield UTC San Diego

Address: 4545 La Jolla Village Dr Ste E-25, San Diego, CA 92122


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Westfield UTC San Diego attracts a younger crowd due to its location by UC San Diego but it’s undeniably a great pet-friendly shopping destination for crowds of all ages. This pet-friendly mall is a beautiful setting, especially during the holidays, and you’ll find an expansive selection of dog-friendly shops and restaurants.

These California shopping centers are great places to shop and dine with your canine companion by your side! These shopping centers are also located in prime locations throughout California with plenty of pet-friendly accommodations nearby. Whether you’re looking for a specific store or restaurant, or just a fun day out with your furry friends, these pet-friendly malls in California have something for everyone.

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