The groundbreaking green design of this government-office building by 2005 Pritzker Architecture Prize–winner Thom Mayne means major...
In a SoMa warehouse storefront that was once Stormy Leather bondage shop, Alter Space arts collective hosts boundary-pushing gallery...
United Nations Plaza
This brick-paved triangle with an often-dry fountain awkwardly commemorates the signing of the UN charter in San Francisco. At best in...
Heart of the City Farmers Market
Bringing farm freshness to the city center since 1981, this nonprofit, farmer-operated market is on a mission to provide local,...
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California Chinese fare from Chinatown-raised, James Beard Award-winning Charles Phan pairs with cruise-liner cocktails. Come for one of SF's best happy hours (5pm to 6:30pm), when pre-Prohibition cocktails, gleaned from vintage resort recipes, run $6 to $9, with $6 pork-belly buns and shiitake shu mai (dumplings). Stay for dinners of salt-and-pepper squid with a refreshing Biarritz Monk Buck of Armagnac, Chartreuse, ginger, lemon and soda.