Until the people who run Boba Guys figure out how to put boba into k-cups, we’ll be stuck waiting in line for it. Fortunately, the lines move pretty fast, to the point where you won’t even be able to tell your friends the story from the first bar you were at last night. On a normal day, we like the Thai tea, but if it’s actually hot out, the classic black tea is more refreshing in the heat.
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A pasta bar in the Mission with very good food, that we wish felt a little less rushed.
Trick Dog is an awesome cocktail bar that is sometimes overwhelmed by the masses. Go on a quiet night and you’ll have an awesome time.
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Judahlicious is a raw vegan spot in the Outer Sunset. Surprisingly, it’s also pretty great.
Nook is a solidly on-price, reliable neighborhood hang in Russian Hill. Even if they do weird things with granola.
The Mill in Nopa is the place you keep hearing about with the fancy toast, and it’s worth paying for, especially to hang out here a little longer.
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Tartine Manufactory in the Mission is a huge operation with excellent pastries, coffee, and ice cream, and dinner as well.
On average, the best bread bakery in the country can be found at Tartine Bakery in the Mission.
Lolo in the Mission is a fun Mexican spot with great margaritas that’s ideal for a weeknight dinner.
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