Things to do in San Francisco

I have been missing SF very much since my move to Chicago. Here’s a list of things I came to love while I was there. Perhaps you will find them useful.

  • Favorite brunch places - Brenda’s, Universal Cafe
  • Favorite burrito - Tacqueria Cancun
  • Favorite bookstore - Dog-eared books
  • Favorite Vietnamese - Turtle Tower
  • Favorite dim sum - Hong Kong Lounge; Runner up: The House in Milbrae (actually it’s better, but much farther)
  • Favorite Yakitori - Kokko in San Mateo
  • Favorite place to drink beer - Suppenkuche
  • Favorite coffee shop for working - Coffee Bar
  • Favorite mode of transportation - bike (Sidecar if drunk)
  • Favorite late night date spot - Hotel Biron
  • Favorite place for a walk - Ocean Beach at sunset
  • Favorite weekend trip - Yosemite; Runners up: Big Sur, Hearst Castle
  • Favorite bike ride - across the Golden Gate to Sausalito
  • Favorite day trip - Oyster shucking at Tamales Bay
  • Favorite place to be a kid again - House of Air
  • Favorite picnic spot - Alamo Square before sunset
  • Favorite place to fly a kite - Chrissy Fields
  • Favorite food truck - Chairman Bao
  • Favorite bakery - Tartine
  • Favorite food at 2am - Naan-‘n-Curry