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Section of the North Beach neighborhood with plenty of Italian restaurants and businesses.
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San Francisco, CA
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
+1 415-665-0480
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You can't go wrong walking in Little Italy. There are so many places to stop for a bite or drink. It leads down to the water and the telephone poles are clearly marked with the flag. Beach Blanket Babylon is also in this area. It...More

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mostly a collection of all things Italian food...restaurants, cafes, delis, food stores. There’s few things outside food that’s Italian. There’s a church and park as well. Nice atmosphere. A genuine ethnic neighborhood.

Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an old time Italian ristorante. We just ordered pizza for lunch. The staff was pleasant. We sat outside since weather permitted and watch people go by.

Thank PatsyLL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked (and walked) SF this day and wound up in LI for pizza, dessert and espresso. We loved the little flags on the street lights and explained to our son the impact or impetus for places like Chinatown and Little Italy. We sampled three...More

1  Thank Annie A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great tour. Learned a lot and tasted good food. The tour guide was great. The samples of food we generous. People were nice. Not for children and people who would have a hard time walking.

Thank Renee C
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is a pretty area only a short (uphill) walk from Fisherman’s wharf past a couple of nice parks (Washington Square Park is in front of the wedding cake St Peter and Paul Church, the cathedral in the Sister Act films). You know when you...More

1  Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Although there are some nice pizza eateries (e.g. Tony's), I felt there were not a great deal of amenities in the area. Nonetheless, there were a lot of tourists about!

Thank Jake B
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This is a nice little area in San Fran riddled with good restaurants, shops and even a couple of churches. It's a nice place to take a stroll and enjoy the picturesque and multicultural vibe the area gives out. The area also has a couple...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Very good location,close to the warf even by walk. Easy to reach by public transport as well. Safe and good food with Italian type of coffee.

Thank AttilaK592
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Only a short walk from Pier 39, wander up the streets past little parks & explore this area, stop for a meal or at least a coffee

Thank TRC60
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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
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North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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174lyn
17 August 2017|
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Response from Dawne M | Reviewed this property |
I was talking about the neighborhood of little Italy, so it doesn't really have an "opening " time. I'm sure there are many restaurants that serve breakfast therefore probably fairly early.
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valerie d
10 December 2016|
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Response from Colleen K | Reviewed this property |
Every restaurant in SF is BYOB but there is a corkage fee between $15.00 to $30.00. Check with the restaurant online through their website. If you want authentic Italian in North Beach try North Beach Restaurant. There... More
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