The Pacific Place Mall is downtown Seattle's premier shopping, dining and entertainment center. The upscale mall features Tiffany & Co., MaxMara and Coach along with J. Crew, Chico's, Ann Taylor, Helly Hansen, L'Occitane, Restoration Hardware, Barnes & Noble and Williams-Sonoma. An 11-screen AMC Theatre complex is also onsite and there is a sky bridge connection to the flagship Nordstrom store. The mall boasts luxury fashion, fine food, and film with a lot of affordable parking.
Here you will find all of the 90's dot com standards; Williams Sonoma, Restoration Hardware, the Pottery Barn, and Tiffany's, to name a few. There is also a multiplex theater, and quite a few above normal mall standard eateries. The mall has a light and airy feel too it, and can be pleasant place to browse around, especially on a grey day.
The mall opened in October of 1998, and expands a total area of 335,000square feet. Of its 5 floors, the top floor features the large AMC Theatre as well as dining options. On the mid level the center has an entrance to the recently constructed Barney's store. The concourse level includes aBarnes & Noble bookstore andEB Games. During the holidays, it 'snows' every night in the atrium and onlookers gaze into this inviting atmosphere.
Dining options at the mall include Johnny Rockets located on the fourth floor an all-American hometown hamburger and malt shop, Pike Place Chowder on the fourth floor boasting the only chowder outside of New England ever to win the Great Chowder Cook-off, and Thai Ginger, also on the fourth floor and presenting authentic regional Thai cuisine. On level one, at Sixth Avenue and Olive Way, near the Atrium locations, is Il Fornaio Restaurant and Bakery. This Italian restaurant has been voted one of the best in Seattle and delivers the finest pastas, meats, fresh baked break, brick oven pizzas, fresh salads, house made soups and handcrafted desserts. Mall visitors will never go hungry while shopping as the venue offers something for every palette.
Stores are open Monday through Saturday,9:30 a.m. to9 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to7 p.m. Restaurants and AMC Theatre hours vary. Barnes & Noble is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. The mall is open most holidays with limited hours on Christmas and New Year's Day.
Below Pacific Place is a large parking garage that is owned by The City of Seattle. The area allows mall visitors to park their own car or have their car valet parked. The garage, which is designed specifically for downtown shoppers, diners and theatre-goers, features affordable rates, over-sized stalls, security and well-lit areas, fast exiting via easy new pay systems, and is open 24 hours a day. The parking convenience adds to the allure of the mall and makes driving efficient and convenient.