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Mission District

Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
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Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Mission District is an interesting area for those who like street art. I spent a Saturday afternoon strolling around to see the well-known Balmy + Clarion alleys and the Women’s Building. Not only in these places are murals to be seen, you will find...More

Thank EdithTa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a few hours wandering around the district on foot. Interesting people and interactions as you pass by. Probably liked the street art the best but also interesting shops cafe's and icecream shops. People very friendly.

Thank highst25
Reviewed November 26, 2017

We stopped in this area for Mexican food and were amazed at all the colors and decoration in this district. Many fresh, tasty, Mexican food options and neat murals on the walls of restaurants and alleyways. I wish I knew more about the Mission before...More

Thank Rose T
Reviewed November 11, 2017

The annual Dia de los Muertos is a fascinating event which combines a sober remembrance of people and pets who have passed and a joyous celebration of life. A procession forms at one of the Mission parks and marches about 10 blocks to another park....More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Come here for the day of the dead (Nov 2) to submerge in Mexican culture. The parade starts at 7pm and the crowd gathers from 6pm. On the premises of the Preparatory School, they have a stage with amazing shows. Enjoyed myself a lot and...More

Thank mebneter
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We visited the mission district during our city tour with the excellent Dylans Tours. The Mission District is one of San Francisco's oldest neighborhood has some of the hottest new restaurants, galleries and has a vibrant music scene. The district is well known for its...More

Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

This area used to be dodgy but it had been cleaned up. It is up and coming but still had lots of Spanish and Latino influence from the old days. Quite a lot of murals and street art around. Most are Latino and quite tacky...More

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We spent a few days in San Francisco and did choose the Mission District for to stay in an AirB‘nB. A good choise for foodies: fine restaurants eg. Flour & Water, vibrant coffees eg Sightglass and Stable Cafe for Brunch and many others more you...More

Thank Marcel M
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

This was probably my favorite neighbourhood. Yes it has a gritty flare to it but it added to the character. Really cute boutiques for shopping and a great perfume shop selling unique perfumes. Murals are great to along with mission Delores park. There are of...More

Thank jenstero
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Cool paintings but for us 3 40 year old woman from Minnesota, it was located in the scariest part of San Francisco. Would skip unless you're with people who could fight of druggies.

Thank Kathleen W
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighborhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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