All ice cream is great, but sometimes what you really want is soft serve, and Gott’s Soft Serve in the Ferry Building is the height of the artform. You could stick with a classic chocolate-vanilla swirl and be happy, or try one of their other flavors like fior de latte or salted caramel. Whatever you get, you’re going to be in the mood for soft serve a lot more afterwards.
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The Embarcadero location of Philz is big, and a good place to stop in for pastries, toasts, and caffeine.
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School Night in Dogpatch is a good spot to go after work with your team for cocktails and good bar food.
RT Rotisserie, with a short menu starring roast chicken and cauliflower, is a great spot for a casual dinner in Hayes Valley.
Mission Rock Resort
Mission Rock Resort serves American and seafood dishes on the shores of Mission Bay.
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Getting a burger at Gott’s Roadside is one of the best reasons to go to the Ferry Building.
Red’s Java House
Red’s Java House is a classic SF stop off for a burger and a cold beer in the Embarcadero.
Acme Bread Company
Head to Acme Bread Company in the Ferry Building for some of the best bread in the city.
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