Ruth Asawa Fountains
During drought years you'll have to imagine how they look with water flowing, but even without, they're a sight to behold. Celebrated...
Real Escape Game
Gamers put down their screens for this real-life puzzle, developed in Japan, imported to SF. You and your teammates get locked in a...
When in 1968 San Francisco's sister city of Osaka, Japan, made a gift of Yoshiro Taniguchi's five-tiered concrete stupa, the city seemed...
New People Cinema
See current-release Japanese films, anime and documentaries at this underground 143-seat theater with HD projection and kick-ass sound....
Crown & Crumpet
In this cafe inside New People , designer style and rosy cheer usher tea time into the 21st century: girlfriends rehash hot dates over...
1747 Buchanan St · interesting places nearby
The perfect retro lunch counter cheerfully serves an old-school egg-salad sandwich or pastrami for $5, but the real draw is the $1.15 mochi made in-house daily – come early for popular varieties of green tea and chocolate-filled strawberry. Cash only.