You don’t need us to tell you this is a solid spot, it’s all over the internet. But you can’t really eat at El Farolito by the light of day. It’s good, but this place is about the experience of swaying in line with a hundred of your new closest friends and mainlining whatever meat comes to mind. It’s a classic SF experience.
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Mission Bowling Club
Aside from having six lanes, Mission Bowling Club has a great bar and makes one of our favorite burgers in the city.
Bi-Rite by Dolores Park is technically a grocery store, but you should use it as a park picnic supplier.
Amnesia is a dive in the Mission with a great craft beer list and live music almost every night.
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Tacobar in Lower Pacific Heights has solid tacos and is one of the cheaper dining options on Fillmore Street.
Uno Dos Tacos
A casual taco spot in SoMa with lots of outdoor seating, Uno Dos Tacos doesn’t have amazing food, but it’s perfect for your next work team outing.
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On average, the best bread bakery in the country can be found at Tartine Bakery in the Mission.
Golden Boy Pizza
Golden Boy Pizza in North Beach sells inexpensive, filling pizza slices worth waiting in line for.
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