The Best Local Shopping Spots in San Francisco

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in San Francisco? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Cheese Boutique – Cheese lovers’ haven

Cheese Boutique – Cheese lovers’ haven

Image by Rima Malouf

“Cheese Boutique” San Francisco is my go-to store for my cheese obsession, but I also like their sandwiches and homemade hummus, taboule & baba ghanoush!

Full Article by Joya Anthony

Downtown City Farmers Market – Seasonal delights

Downtown City Farmers Market – Seasonal delights

Image by Nadine Johnson

The “Downtown City Farmers Market” is a San Francisco market in a historic location. What I like the most about it is the friendliness of the farmers!

Full Article by Nadine Johnson

Ferry Building Farmers Market – Saturday eats

Ferry Building Farmers Market – Saturday eats

Image by Joya Anthony

“Ferry Building Farmers Market” in San Francisco is known as one the best in the country for locally-sourced produce. I recommend it for a Saturday morning

Full Article by Joya Anthony

Folio Books – A shop around the corner

Folio Books – A shop around the corner

Image by Stefanie Boltz

“Folio Books” San Francisco is a bookstore I love. There is one word to describe Folio: adorable. It reminds me of the fictional Shop Around the Corner.

Full Article by Stefanie Boltz

Fredericksen Hardware & Paint – Hardware & more

Fredericksen Hardware & Paint – Hardware & more

Image by Andrea Griffin

“Fredericksen Hardware & Paint” San Francisco has been around since 1896! Great for housewarming gifts, home repair items or a little tchotchke for myself.

Full Article by Andrea Griffin

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