Golden Gate Park & the Avenues shopping

Top Choice Gifts & Souvenirs in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Park Life

The Swiss Army knife of hip SF emporiums, Park Life is design store, indie publisher and art gallery rolled into one. Browse among presents too clever to give away, including toy soldiers in yoga poses, Park Life ca…
Top Choice Food in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Jade Chocolates

SF-born chocolatier Mindy Fong hits the sweet spot between East and West with only-in-SF treats like passion-fruit caramels, Thai-curry hot chocolate and the legendary peanut Buddha with mango jam. Fusion flavors or…
Top Choice Sports & Outdoors in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Mollusk

The geodesic-dome tugboat marks the spot where ocean meets art in this surf gallery. Legendary shapers (surfboard makers) create limited-edition boards for Mollusk, and signature T-shirts and hoodies win nods of rec…
Top Choice Hats in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Paul's Hat Works

Psst…keep this SF style secret under your hat: there is no Paul. Started in 1918 by a Peruvian hatmaker named Napoleon, Paul's has been maintained by three generations of 'master hatters' handcrafting noir-novel fed…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Foggy Notion

You can't take Golden Gate Park home with you – the city would seem naked without it – but Foggy Notion specializes in sense memories of SF's urban wilderness. The all-natural, all-artisan gift selection includes Ju…
Running in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

On the Run

If your morning jog leaves your feet or shins hurting, get your gait checked here before you hit Ocean Beach or Golden Gate Park trails. The pros will recommend the right orthopedic inserts or shoes to relieve the p…
Books in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Green Apple Books

Stagger out of this literary opium den while you still can, laden with remaindered art books, used cookbooks and just-released novels signed by local authors. If two floors of bookish bliss aren't enough, check out …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

General Store

Anyone born in the wrong place or time to be a NorCal hippie architect can still look the part, thanks to General Store. Pine-lined walls showcase handcrafted indigo scarves, slingshots, stoneware pots, smudge stick…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

Last Straw

Gifts come from the heart inside this front-parlor gift shop, packed with outer-avenues necessities: flax clothing, indigo beach totes and fisherman's scarves crocheted on a nearby houseboat. Open jewelry chests to …
Gifts & Souvenirs in Golden Gate Park & the Avenues

San Franpsycho

Blow minds with souvenirs that get visitors mistaken for locals. Go from downtown protests in tees featuring the Golden Gate Bridge and the city's unofficial slogan, 'Build bridges, not walls,' to beach bonfires wit…