Gallery Paule Anglim
Here you’ll find marquee names like Tony Oursler, whose video projections of distorted faces grumble and squeak in the corner. But works...
Rena Bransten Gallery
Pity the collectors silently nibbling endive in austere Chelsea galleries – at 49 Geary, openings mean unexpected art, goldfish-shaped...
Surprising such a down-to-earth bar exists on chichi Maiden Lane. Bartenders play R&B and hip-hop from their iPods for a diverse...
The market here has local fruit and vegetables and some organics; premium prices.
Lotta's Fountain information
Lotta Crabtree made a killing as San Francisco's diminutive opera diva and never forgot the city that paid for her trademark cigars. In 1875, at 28, the already-rich performer commissioned this cast-metal pillar (thrice her size) with a spigot fountain (now dry) as a present to San Francisco – useful gift indeed during the 1906 fire, when it became downtown's sole water source.