9 Best Places to Shop in Burlingame

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Burlingame, the City of Trees, has so much more to offer than just its gorgeous landscape. This exciting city is a shopping paradise waiting to be explored. With various stores selling everything from the freshest seafood to the most exquisite jewelry, shopping in Burlingame promises an unrivaled experience. Discover the best local shops that reflect the spirit and style of this vibrant city, and see why Burlingame is a top destination for those who appreciate quality, variety, and a personal touch.

1. Patronik Designs: Your Top Destination for Gorgeous Pieces

314 Lorton Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

Patronik Designs, a distinguished and innovative jewelry design agency, is at the forefront of delivering exceptionally creative solutions that redefine visual aesthetics and uplevel your sense of style. With a commitment to excellence and 40 years of experience, Patronik Designs consistently produces captivating and functional designs of truly alluring fine jewelry.

Their outstanding portfolio of beautiful and one-of-a-kind pieces reflects an impeccable fusion of artistic ingenuity and strategic thinking. From gemstone pieces to sparkling diamonds and more, the team collaborates closely with clients to conceptualize and execute custom jewelry designs that surpass expectations. They also offer jewelry cleaning, repair, resizing, and appraisal services. The team appreciates that purchasing jewelry often represents significant moments in life and is committed to making each experience as exceptional as the chosen piece.

Patronik Designs epitomizes the pinnacle of fine jewelry shopping. Their stunning collections, customer-centric approach, and unwavering dedication to quality make them an essential destination for those hoping to add a touch of elegance to their lives.

FUN FACT: Our very own Christine Kosturos opened Patronik Designs with her husband, Nick Kosturos.  They began in San Francisco, and Burlingame was their second location.  Nick does many custom pieces, and the experience to create custom jewelry pieces is a delight! Patronik Designs is great for birthday, holiday, and thinking of your gifts as well.

2. A Seafood Lover's Paradise: New England Lobster Market & Eatery

824 Cowan Rd, Burlingame, CA 94010

Located in Burlingame, the New England Lobster Market & Eatery is a must-visit for all seafood lovers. Known for its wide variety of seafood selections, the market is a top destination for those searching to purchase  fresh lobster, oysters, clams, and more. Savor delicious dishes at their eatery or take home fresh seafood from the market to enjoy from the comfort of your own table.

3. Runner’s Mind

1111 Howard Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

This local specialty store was started by Burlingame locals in 2010, who wanted to serve their community around what they loved. Come in for a professional shoe fitting and be around like minded others who are passionate about running, walking, and overall being active. You might hear the latest in running gear and cross-training or get nutrition tips to perform at your best.

4. Anthem Burlingame: Level Up Your Home’s Allure

1208 Donnelly Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

If you’re hoping to create a sophisticated living space, check out Anthem Burlingame downtown. Here, you’ll find a vast array of luxury selections for your home, from blankets and throws to flatware, framed artwork, and chandeliers. Stage your space with a gorgeous terracotta centerpiece, or pick out a new sofa or ottoman. No matter your sense of style, you are sure to find what you seek.

Pro-Tip: Looking for design services? Look no further….

5. Five Little Monkeys: A World of Imagination and Wonder

1111 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

If you’re looking for an exciting birthday gift for your little one or that perfect baby shower present, head to Five Little Monkeys. This lively toy shop has it all, from putty slime and floor puzzles to LEGO, doll sets, books, and preschool toys. It’s the perfect shop to spark your children’s imagination.

6. Studio Shop Gallery

244 Primrose Rd. Burlingame, CA 94010

An art staple in the San Francisco Bay area since 1915, Studio Shop Gallery offers art & design consulting, curatorial practices, collection management, custom fine art picture framing, art delivery & installation, and art conservation. The gallery in downtown Burlingame showcases contemporary artists and sculptors and hosts a variety of exhibitions throughout the year. Some of the incredible artists include Joan Benefiel, Mark Gleason, Bonny Novesky, and Pezhman

7. Find the World of Sparkling Elegance in Kern's Fine Jewelry

1111 Burlingame Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

Setting the bar high in luxury, Kern's Fine Jewelry has been a synonym for sophistication and timeless elegance since its inception. Fun fact, Kern’s is the official local Rolex Jeweler.  The establishment hosts a meticulously curated collection of pieces, each one designed with precision and an understanding of enduring elegance. Kern's selection showcases a plethora of high-quality diamonds, precious gemstones, and fine metals. Whether you're seeking an engagement ring to symbolize eternal love or a unique gift to mark an anniversary, Kern's Fine Jewelry caters to all occasions. Moreover, Kern's also caters to horology enthusiasts, presenting a select collection of timepieces from globally celebrated brands.

Fun Fact: Tess was featured on the front of Kerns Holiday Magazine as a part of the PARCA spread!

8. Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Center

1432 Burlingame Ave. Burlingame, CA 94010

This little boutique is your one stop shop for baby gifts and gifts for new moms. Their product offering covers everything from clothing to baby and lactation care to snacks and supplements. Not only do they have all the products a new mom could dream of but also lactation and baby sleep consultations to support the new mom and baby. Make sure to check your insurance to see if you are able to be reimbursed for any breast pumps or breastfeeding consultations.

9. Del O’liva

1440 Burlingame Ave. Burlingame, CA 94010

Located in downtown Burlingame, Del’Oliva offers a variety of specialty foods and gift items along with their iconic selection of high quality olive oils and vinegar from around the world. Their custom gift bags, boxes, baskets and beautiful Italian hand- painted porcelain bowls are perfect for every occasion and are hand wrapped with personalized greeting of your choice. They will even deliver to your recipient’s doorstep!

Work with the Sternsmith Group

If you’re intrigued by these fantastic shopping spots in Burlingame and would like to get started in your real estate journey in the area, team up with the Sternsmith Group for the guidance you can count on. With 18 years of experience, more than $1 billion in total sales, and a ranking amongst the very best in San Mateo County, the Sternsmith Group is the team you want by your side. Reach out today!

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