It’s hard to not hop in line whenever you pass a Vive La Tarte, and the Noe location is no exception. We come here for croissants and pastries, like their turmeric monkey bread that’s more spicy than sweet, but they also have a full breakfast menu if you have time to inhale more than just some fancy bread.
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Noe Valley Bakery
There’s usually a line for bread and pastries at Noe Valley Bakery, and for good reason.
La Ciccia is a Sardinian restaurant in Noe Valley with excellent pasta. Be sure to make a reservation.
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Arlequin is a cute Hayes Valley cafe and garden that you just might miss if you walk by too fast. Don't make that mistake.
Acme Bread Company
Head to Acme Bread Company in the Ferry Building for some of the best bread in the city.
Jane on Fillmore
Food for the Lululemon crowd, and for us too. Jane on Fillmore finely toes the line between healthy and delicious. If only they were open for dinner.
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When you need a break from your cubicle in the Financial District, take solace in avocado toast or a salad from Mazarine.
Verve Coffee Roasters
Verve has a very nice space in the Castro and solid coffee and sandwiches too.
The Little Chihuahua
The Little Chihuahua in Noe Valley is fast-casual Mexican we can actually get behind.
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