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  • Bi-Rite Creamery & Bakeshop

    Serious dairy lovers flock to the Mission's Bi-Rite Creamery for each day's soft-serve special (Monday, for instance, is coffee and salted caramel ... More
  • Boccalone Salumeria

    Offal-worshipping celebrity chef Chris Cosentino is the cofounder of Boccalone, a salumeria that proudly celebrates its slogan, "Tasty Salted Pig P... More
  • Bourbon & Branch

    You’ll have to jump through plenty of hoops to drink at this nouveau speakeasy. After reserving a table online, you’re emailed a secret password to... More
  • British American Imports

    Whether you’re an Angliophile or just like trying new things, British American Imports brings a wide selection of goods over the Pond to its retail... More
  • Café Du Nord

    If a club promoter opened up shop in a decommissioned Ivy League dining hall—and then transplanted it to the Castro—this is what it would feel like... More
  • California Academy of Sciences

    The Museum, in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, extends green, sustainable architecture in unprecedented ways. Pritzker laureate Renzo Piano's air... More
  • Candy Store

    Situated in Russian Hill’s trendy retail corridor, this old-fashioned sweet shop contains white walls, wood-trimmed shelves, and rows of glass apot... More
  • Candystore Collective

    Those who have a ReadyMade sensibility—but lack the skills—gravitate toward this little store’s indie, locally designed clothing, accessories, jewe... More
  • Cantina, San Francisco

    An homage to the classic cantina and the influence of Latin American culture in San Francisco, Cantina is a local bar serving classic cocktails, as... More
  • Carrots

    Located in Jackson Square, this high-end clothing boutique is owned by sisters Melissa and Catie Grimm, whose family runs Grimmway Farms, the world... More
  • City Lights Books

    Located on Columbus Avenue, City Lights Bookstore is an independent bookstore and publisher, best known for publishing the Pocket Poets Series, inc... More
  • Climb the Filbert Steps

    Running down the east slope of Telegraph Hill on the old trail of dock workers, the Filbert Steps is the same seemingly endless staircase Humphrey ... More
  • Clock Bar

    Housed in the lobby of The Westin St. Francis in Union Square, this Michael Mina-created lounge evokes a mid-century, masculine aesthetic, with it ... More
  • Conservatory of Flowers

    The Conservatory of Flowers in the Golden Gate Park is beautiful in itself: The manicured lawns and gardens surround this wooden Victorian conserva... More

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