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Union Street

Union Street Association: 1686 Union St., Cow Hollow, San Francisco, CA 94123
+1 415-441-7055
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This recently gentrified Victorian neighborhood is also the nighttime hotspot for the college and professional crowds.
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Union Street Association: 1686 Union St., Cow Hollow, San Francisco, CA 94123
Marina District
+1 415-441-7055
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

If you have some time available when you are in San Francisco and you are in the mood for shopping, do not miss the chance to take a ride in this street full of shops, boutiques and shopping centers. If you are going to spend...More

1  Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is like the heart of the city of San Fran. Heaps of shopping and cable cars etc. I would stay somewhere close to this location as this is where all the action happens

1  Thank Shell C
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Start at Market, and just keep going up and over the hill. Many hotels. Tourist restaurants. Trolley car route, but also major square, and various street acts along the way. For tourists' taste, I think this street, more than Market, Mission or many others, is...More

1  Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Loved Union Square with the artists market... highly professional artists had their artworks for sale over the weekend. A great opportunity to meet each artist and discuss their work and hopefully buy some. Macy's is right across and lots of outdoor tables and places to...More

1  Thank Chinangel
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is where all the new money middle aged goes to eat, buy stuff, drink, and look for their next divorce.

1  Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The city of San Francisco contains many small neighbor hoods. One of the best is Union St. in Cow Hollow, Cow Hollow, well, because cows used to roam here. From Franklin to Fillmore there are many small men and women's clothing shops. A couple of...More

1  Thank eaharryr
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to walk about, if you like shopping fill your boots. Plenty of shops and restaurants. Or you could just stroll like we did you take it all in. Gets very busy during rush hour so try and avoid that time...More

3  Thank Saintlysinner
Reviewed 26 November 2016

It's a very long street, nearly the length of San Francisco. The most interesting parts of the street from Van Ness to about Filmore, with plenty of boutique shops, cafes, musical venues and interesting architecture. Great walking area if you limit yourself to a few...More

1  Thank RonL40
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a long street in San Francisco, but it's unique in that it's the only street with two-way traffic through the Russian Hill neighborhood.

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

The portion between Octavia and Steiner streets has nice shops of different nature beauty, clothing (including a Lululemon), bars and restaurants.

1  Thank Tanmouss
Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful
backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to
the Marina. Originally the location for the
Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose
remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much
of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a
world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a
jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city.
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Trying to recall the name of a famous fern bar of the 70's on Union Sstreet
22 February 2015|
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Response from Debauchee69 | Reviewed this property |
I'm game. 1. Do you have an address? 2. Do you have an approximate location? 3. What kind of bar was it? gay? Straight, Biker, touriste, Meet Market? Sports? 4. What stood them out? Live band? Drink specials? 5. Ya gotta... More