Dining & Shopping
Burlingame's convenient location on the San Francisco Peninsula makes it an ideal venue for your shopping, dining and entertainment needs. Come explore what Burlingame has to offer! Watch this brief video of activities available in Burlingame's vibrant commercial districts.
Downtown Burlingame Avenue
from California Drive to El Camino Real, is the liveliest area, with hundreds of stores and restaurants. This pedestrian-friendly district offers more discoveries on the Avenue's side streets between Howard and Chapin Avenues. This area offers independent emporiums as well as outlets for national chains and designer names.
between California Drive and El Camino, offers a quieter shopping experience. This small shopping street, reminiscent of the Fifties, has a variety of restaurants and mom-and-pop stores.
located on El Camino in the northernmost part of the city between Trousdale and Murchison Drives, serves surrounding neighborhoods with a drug store, grocery store, service providers and small stores.
Burlingame’s easternmost border along San Francisco Bay, sometimes called “Hotel Row,” boasts numerous large hotels with fine dining, as well as dozens of other restaurants located primarily on Bayshore and Airport Boulevards, parallel to the freeway known as Highway 101.