City Center Bishop Ranch Announces More Stores and Restaurants

City Center Bishop Ranch, San Ramon, Sephora, Bamboo Sushi, GEORGE, Unionmade, Sunset Development Company

Prestige Beauty Retailer Sephora, Bamboo Sushi, GEORGE and Unionmade Set to Open in 2019 at New Lifestyle Center

San Ramon, Calif. (February 21, 2019) – City Center Bishop Ranch officials today announced that four new tenants will soon join the newly opened 300,000-square-foot shopping, dining and entertainment destination. Sephora, Bamboo Sushi, GEORGE and Unionmade are expected to open in 2019.

“We will continue to add to the offerings at City Center that make it a unique and convenient destination for the East Bay community,” said Alexander Mehran Jr., president and chief operating officer of Sunset Development Company. “From the international brand Sephora to San Fransico’s George and Unionmade, we are proud to align with brands that keep our customers coming back to City Center.”

Sephora, the leader in global prestige omni-retail, will offer customers the opportunity to discover 25,000 products from 400 carefully curated brands and access personalized service recommendations featuring digital innovations, all supported by Sephora’s expert Beauty Advisors. Sephora teaches and inspires clients to play in a universe of beauty and wellness, while creating the world’s most loved beauty community. A pioneer of innovative experiential retail, Sephora approaches its in-store services and digital tools as the hallmarks of creating memorable and personalized shopping experiences.

Bamboo Sushi, the world’s first certified sustainable sushi restaurant, will serve a menu of signature sushi rolls, traditional nigiri and Japanese-inspired shared plates, along with a full cocktail program as well as an extensive saké selection. The chef at the City Center Bishop Ranch location will craft special plates featuring local, rare and seasonal ingredients.

“We’re excited to expand Bamboo Sushi into California starting with City Center Bishop Ranch. It’s such an amazing cohort of fellow businesses and restauranteurs. Being able to go into a Renzo Piano-designed building is a dream come true, especially when it’s set within such a great community,” said Kristofor Lofgren, founder and chief executive officer of Bamboo Sushi.

GEORGE, established in 1991, offers well-designed and locally manufactured bedding, collars and leads, bowls, apparel, grooming products, and treats to enhance the lives of pets and their companions.   

Established in 2009 in San Francisco, Unionmade is a leading independent menswear store that offers some of the best-made, hard-to-find, wardrobe-elevating apparel. Their carefully curated assortment proudly features brands from the US, Japan, Italy, France, Scandinavia and more.

City Center Bishop Ranch was designed by the acclaimed Renzo Piano Building Workshop in collaboration with BAR Architects. Headquartered in Paris, France, Renzo Piano is an internationally renowned, Pritzker Prize-winning Italian architect. Among his many admired works are the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, The Shard in London, Europe’s tallest skyscraper, and the Whitney Museum in New York City.

About City Center Bishop Ranch

City Center Bishop Ranch is a reinvention of the suburban shopping center model in which community, culture and commerce converge. Located in the heart of Bishop Ranch, City Center Bishop Ranch features 300,000 square feet of visionary downtown retail, dining and entertainment experiences, and is anchored by THE LOT, a 10-screen luxury cinema, and Equinox San Ramon, a luxury whole-body personal fitness, training and yoga center.

City Center Bishop Ranch is owned and operated by Sunset Development Company.

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