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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“What to say? One of the great parks of the United States. Just head down the hill to Kezar Stadium (at the very bottom of Willard Street) and you'll see the GGP right beyond it (walk around Kezar to the west to enter the park). You can also enter on Stanyan and Haight (and at many other points). Enjoy the Academy of Sciences, de Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Stow Lake, the Conservatory of Flowers (great night time light shows in the summer and winter) and many, many other features of the park.”
  • 725 locals recommend
Bridge
“The most famous bridge in the world and is a must see, even better to walk across it.”
  • 369 locals recommend
Park
“Best place for an easy hike in the Redwoods. great day trip...then drive to Stinson Beach. windy, curvy, beautiful day trip”
  • 267 locals recommend
Trail
“Beautiful (and easy) hiking trail overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Pick a sunny day for the views although I also love the misty fog or as we call him, Karl the Fog! He even has his own instagram @KarlTheFog ”
  • 361 locals recommend
Surf Spot
“On a sunny day it doesn’t get any better than watching a sunset on the beach with a beer in your hand. ”
  • 230 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Drive until the end. You have a spectacular view when you walk around and then go to the top. Bring some cash (small bills) to pay for the parking. You will put the cash in a small envelope. $8 or $9 ”
  • 118 locals recommend
Concert Hall
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“This club is owned by Grateful Dead member Bob Weir and its state of the art facility hosts top billing headliners. The plus is that its still small enough that you are right there up front with the band! full service bar and restaurant too.”
  • 92 locals recommend
National Park
“Not far from SF and great National Park with ancient redwood trees. Scavenger hunt list for kids and get a batch sworn in by the park rangers is a high light for kids visiting:)”
  • 66 locals recommend
Garden
“San Francisco’s Japanese Tea Garden is the oldest public Japanese garden in the country. The garden was created for an exhibition in 1894, when the exhibition closed a gentleman’s agreement was reached and the garden remained. As time went by the garden expanded to the size it is today, approximately 5 acres. Today the gardens are hugely popular with tourists who come to see the pagodas, stepping stones, arched bridges and native Japanese plants. There is also a koi pond and Zen garden. If you are hungry or thirsty on your visit you can stop for some traditional Japanese refreshments.”
  • 144 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“After a long walk on the beach indulge at this to die for great sunset views/great food xnice restaurant. (Hint-try the eggs, waffles and clams for breakfast-WOW!”
  • 198 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Some of the best views of San Francisco Bay and Pacific Ocean including incredible hiking and camping”
  • 99 locals recommend
Zoo
“The San Francisco Zoo is a 100-acre zoo located in the southwestern corner of San Francisco, California, between Lake Merced and the Pacific Ocean along the Great Highway. As of 2016, the zoo housed more than one thousand individual animals, representing more than 250 species. ”
  • 98 locals recommend
Beach
“If you ever wondered where those wedding photos with the gorgeous bridge backdrop were taken, this is it! A locals’ favorite to take in the unobstructed view of the bridge and the ocean and enjoy a glass of chardonnay while listening to the waves crashing ashore. ”
  • 160 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Awesome place for cocktails, beers, food on the bay/water with back porch beach setting, fire pits, and grass bocce ball court.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“A great waterfront restaurant with plenty of sunny outdoor seating for you to enjoy local seafood sourced from there own boat.”
  • 81 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“NYTimes reviewed neighborhood gem with satisfying seasonal fare and locally sourced architectural materials! Not to be missed though you will find long lines for brunch on weekends. Many surfers working there so be nice because they'd probably rather be in the ocean. ;)”
  • 184 locals recommend